9 Airplane-Friendly Beauty Products
Published: June 2009
By Elizabeth Woodson
Spending hours on end at 30,000 feet is no picnic. So whether you’re looking to moisturize or to get a good night’s sleep, we’ve got the quick fix.
It may not replace antibacterial hand sanitizer, but an Infusion d’Iris Refreshing Tissue by Prada will give you an instant pick-me-up with its scent of iris, vetiver, and Sicilian mandarin.
The green tea–and–shea butter formula in the Time Response Hand Renewal Creme by AmorePacific promises to ward off dryness.
To combat under-eye puffiness, pack Sampar Eye Rule’s steel roller ball with argan oil.
For immediate hydration, use Stimulskin Plus Divine Lifting Cream by Darphin—it absorbs quickly and won’t leave a greasy residue on your face.
Anti-Aging Eye Illuminator from Peter Thomas Roth reflects light to reduce the appearance of dark circles.
Sleeping with makeup on can clog pores; MD Skincare EZ4U 4-in-1 Facial Treatment Packettes remove all traces just as well as soap and water without drying your skin.
Dab a bit of lavender-infused Cedrus Temple Soother by Molton Brown on your pulse points to help you relax.
Thanks to raspberry and shea butter, La Prairie Cellular Lip Renewal Concentrate soothes even the most chapped lips.
To keep light out and lock in moisture, don the Talika Eye Therapy sleeping mask. Its gel coating of avocado, safflower, and other essential oils is a secret weapon for any frequent flier.