Travelling light doesn’t mean you have to say bon voyage to your makeup cabinet. Compact and convenient, these travel-sized beauty essentials can easily be placed into your purse and come into play just before your flight touches down. Especially now that the holiday season is just around the corner, we figured you’ll be needing these mini makeup kits. Shop these beauty essentials and look your very best at all times.

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IT Cosmetics

Achieve flawless skin with IT Cosmetics’ Your Skin But Better CC Cream Mini with SPF 50+. Not only will it give your skin that healthy glow, this CC cream also protects you from harmful UV rays. With a highly pigmented texture and moisturising formula, this amazing CC cream will even out your skin tone naturally without any sort of creasing. With this travel-sized version, you wouldn’t have to carry around a big tube. 

THB 620 (12 mL) from Sephora Thailand

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Laura Mercier

Get rid of your imperfections and brighten up the under-eye area by using this Laura Mercier Candleglow Concealer and Highlighter. Let’s be honest here, if it’s going to be a long-haul flight, you probably won’t get the best sleep. Save space and let this two-in-one beauty product do double the duty. Conceal your dark circles and highlight your facial features before you land. This compact concealer has saved us so many times — an absolute must if you’re after that subtle glow.

THB 1,400 (2.2 mL) from Laura Mercier Thailand and Sephora Thailand

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Cover FX

Whether just about to land or simply sightseeing, a little loose setting powder can go a long way — especially, if you’re on the beach and your face is starting to glisten. Fear not, Cover FX’s Perfect Setting Powder can come to your rescue. Super compact and lightweight, this mini loose setting powder helps with oil control while letting your skin ‘breathe’. With its translucent quality, the powder is perfect for all skin tones.

THB 580 from Sephora Thailand

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Benefit Cosmetics

This new GALifornia Blusher from Benefit Cosmetics comes in a travel-sized package, and it has this universally flattering coral pink shade that’ll complement just about everyone. Inspired by California sunshine, this palm-sized blusher has got this warm undertone and a hint of shimmer. What we love most is that it comes with a bristle brush, letting you apply this lovely shade with ease when you’re on the go.

THB 650 from Sephora Thailand

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Urban Decay

Admit it — you can’t go on vacation without the assurance of perfect brows. This Urban Decay Brow Box will save your life. The little box contains two shades, satin brow powder and setting wax, which will let you sculpt and shape your arches with ease. There is also a wide range of chocolate browns and midnight blacks available for you to choose from, all to match the colour of your hair. To make sure you boast flawless brows, the package even comes with a mini brush and a pair of tweezers. What else could you need more for a brow kit?

THB 1,300 from Sephora Thailand

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Marc Jacobs Beauty

This Marc Jacobs Beauty The Night Owl Eye Cracker Set comes with three components: mascara, gel eye crayon eyeliner and waterproof liquid eyeliner. The Velvet Noir Major Volume Mascara will obviously help you achieve full-length lashes instantly. The gel eye crayon delivers intense colour and promises 12-hour waterproof wear, whereas the liquid eyeliner gives you the precision you need for a sharp look.

THB 1,200 from Sephora Thailand

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Tarte

This Tarte Lip Wardrobe DUO Volume II offers two petite liquid lipsticks in two stunning shades: dark plum and delicate peach. Not only will these fit into even the smallest corners of your purse, they also boast this wonderfully luscious texture. Velvet-smooth and creamy, the lip colour glides on the lips perfectly and moisturises them, too. Don’t worry about it being runny or translucent, the formula gives you a solid, opaque colour.

THB 495 (2 mL) from Sephora Thailand

Chanya Ormtavesub
Staff Writer, Bangkok
Chanya enjoys writing about everything related to fashion and beauty. If you ever catch her day-dreaming, she’s probably thinking about what to put next onto her shopping wish lists and how to make her cat happy.