Don’t let your looks take a backseat during your next getaway. While opting out of checking your luggage can be a major bonus (goodbye baggage claim lines & extra fees!), cramming all of your essentials into a carry-on tends to get a bit overwhelming. Let us help your readers narrow down their must-have travel items that are vital for staying in-check while jet setting. Don’t let your beauty regimen downsize just because your bag has to!
Stay gorgeous with the below travel-friendly recommendations!
Wake up refreshed with PREFUNC. While most of us don’t plan on over-=drinking, let’s face it—it happens, especially on vacation. And when it does happen, we end up paying the price for it the next day. Don’t let sipping on too many piña coladas ruin your trip. Drink a simple travel-friendly 2 oz. shot of PREFUNC ($5) before or during your day/night out to help alleviate those morning-after symptoms. This small, simple lifestyle-management tool will help your body recuperate, detox and recover with natural and beneficial ingredients such as Green Tea Leaf, Licorice Root and more. Look better and feel better tomorrow!
Your body isn’t the only thing that needs special care during your warm-weather escape. Shield your delicate pout from drying and cracking in the sun with glō minerals The Balm available in Mint or Cherry ($13.50). Provide your lips with full-spectrum SPF 15 while nurturing botanicals of Hemp Seed Oil, Meadowfoam and Mango Seed Butter soothe and heal for a super-moisturized feel.
EYES (sleep mask)
Whether your final stop is jet-setting to Bora Bora or hopping on the Hampton Jitney, relax with kumi kookoon’s Classic Eyemask ($32) and give your eyes a break with 100% Grade A Mulberry Silk. Temperature controlled to keep you cool when you’re feeling hot or warm when you’re cold, this eyemask will protect you’re the delicate eye area with 18 amino acids to skin soft and soothed while delaying the appearance of wrinkles.
Check Out This Gallery Of Beaches I’m Obsessing Over!
Life's A Beach: 11 Sunny & Sandy Locations I'm Obsessing Over
1. Beautiful Beaches
With this snowy weather ruining my life, my fantasies and daydreams have been flooded with images of crystal blue waters, white sands and ocean breezes. I don't want to go through this mind torture alone, so I am dragging you into my daydreams. Check out 11 of the best beaches in the world that I'm obsessed with and are on my travel list.
2. Réunion (France)
With a warm climate throughout the year and a tropical sun in winter, this French island is the place to be. And if that's not enough, there's beautiful canyons, stunning beaches and incredible mountains. Can we talk about the Instagram stunting that you could do? For more: http://bit.ly/1gC0swS
3. Bora Bora
Besides being the first place many of us think of when we're talking dream destinations, Bora Bora boasts soaring rain-forest covered peaks, a classic lagoon of blues and greens, and a ring of coral reef and tiny islets with lovely beaches and coconut trees. It's paradise between two paradises--south of Hawaii and north of Tahiti--so it's def worth the visit. For more: http://bit.ly/1ha3wiK
4. St. Barth
St. Barth's blends the essence of the Caribbean, France and the structure of Architectural Digest perfectly. This lovely island has perfect weather with beautiful blue skies. And the water? It looks good enough to drink! For more: http://bit.ly/O66g89
5. Santorini, Greece
Santorini includes a group of islands consisting of Thíra, Thirassiá, Asproníssi, Palea and Nea Kaméni in the southernmost part of Cyclades. Although the entire area is still an active volcano, it's still the perfect paradise. The island is also a go-to destination for weddings and is gaining popularity. And doesn't the name itself sound fierce? Santorini... For more: http://bit.ly/1bmI4II
6. Dorado, Puerto Rico
Dorado is the perfect destination for beautiful water and sprawling beaches. If you're into sports, particularly golf, this is the perfect vacation spot. Many of the beaches feel like private beaches, as you'll find yourself with very few others on any of their beautiful beaches. With the sky perfectly matching the water, it's like you're in a painting. For more: http://bit.ly/1h7BgNm
Maldives is known for its blue seas, turquoise reefs and lovely palm trees. Since 90 percent of the island is made up of sea, expect to see gorgeous underwater creatures and intricate agriculture. For more: http://bit.ly/1bMPqFO
Although this destination is an old favorite for many, the lovely island of Barbados is the perfect getaway for those interested in some Caribbean flavor. The island is a picturesque destination for some much-needed sun. And as the birthplace of rum and Rihanna--you can't go wrong. For more: http://bit.ly/1eTs0ci
Chances are, if you are in Thailand, you might not ever want to come back. The storybook looking island boasts gorgeous Buddhist temples, exotic wildlife and perfect weather. This stunning island looks like it was sculpted. Imagine all the likes you'll get on your Instagram! For more: http://bit.ly/1maWjle
It's such a shame. This island was an incredible destination for anyone. But, since Typhoon Haiyan in November, the Philippines has been rebuilding. If you want to volunteer on your next exotic getaway, go to the Philippines and witness the reemergence of a beautiful country. For more: http://bit.ly/1cv9SIs
Malaysia is a gorgeous area to visit for the lovely weather and staggering architecture. If you're in town, you have to visit the lovely Tengku Tengah Zaharah Mosque (Floating Mosque). It's a beautiful white structure built on a platform along the Terengganu River's estuary. Malaysia's beaches boast the most crystal blue water you'll ever want to see. For more: http://bit.ly/1giuUdk
Tahiti is literally paradise. Not only is the area a gorgeous getaway, but it boasts not one, not two, not three, but 118 islands. From Bora Bora to Huahine to Manihi, these islands are great for anyone looking for some tropical variety. For more: http://bit.ly/1iv3C5L