The Best Travel Size Anti-Aging Products to Keep Your Skin Happy
Maintain your glow on the go with these packable anti-aging beauty products.
Plane travel can do a number on your pores—and don’t even get us started on the havoc it can wreak on your anti-aging skincare routine. Once you factor in the travel-induced stress of missed flights, lost luggage, and stale airplane air, your once-glowing skin likely doesn’t stand a chance. Fortunately, TSA-approved skin-care products do exist, and a few Real Simple-approved finds promise to do wonders to restore radiance. From dryness to dullness, it’s especially important to prioritize your skincare routine while you're on the go. In an effort to ensure you look your very best for the holidays, we rounded up seven of our favorite TSA-approved anti-aging creams, serums, and products that fit perfectly into both your hectic schedule and carry-on bag.
Best Anti-Aging Eye Masks for Traveling: Grace & Stella Anti-Wrinkle + Energizing Gold Collagen Eye Masks
Good as gold, these little eye masks help to reduce puffy eyes, dark circles and dryness that's often inevitable while traveling. Apply the masks prior to landing to look refreshed once you arrive.
To buy: $22; amazon.com.
Best Anti-Aging Cream for Traveling: Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hyaluronic Cloud Cream Mini
Flying is drying, so moisturizing is incredibly important once you pass through security. This little jar is formulated with a whopping 30% Hyaluronic acid complex—an anti-aging powerhouse ingredient.
To buy: $22; sephora.com.
Best Anti-Aging Serum for Traveling: InstaNatural Retinol Serum
This potent anti-aging serum is formulated with retinol, vitamin C and hyaluronic acid, which all aid in reducing fine lines, hyperpigmentation, dark spots, and wrinkles.
To buy: $18; amazon.com.
Best Anti-Aging Sheet Mask for Traveling: Bliss Hangover Fix Holographic Foil Sheet Mask
This anti-aging sheet mask helps to brighten skin, delivering nearly one full bottle of serum in just one treatment. Plus, the holographic design makes it more fun to use mid-flight and less scary for your seatmates.
To buy: $4; target.com.
Best Anti-Aging Sunscreen for Traveling: Algenist Sublime Defense Ultra Lightweight UV Defense Fluid SPF 50
Sunscreen is the best way to prevent signs of aging, and this oil-free formula is lightweight and looks great under makeup.
To buy: $28; sephora.com.
Best Anti-Aging Cleansing Wipes: L’Oreal Revitalift Radiant Smoothing Wet Cleansing Towelettes
This anti-aging product is perfectly packaged for stashing in your bag, and the vitamin C-infused wipes take off layers of dirt and makeup at the end of a long flight.
To buy: $7; walgreens.com.
Best Anti-Aging Exfoliator for Traveling: Naturally Serious Get Even Cold Pressed Peel Pads
Exfoliating is essential for anti-aging skin-care routines to remove dead skin cells, which in turn makes your other skin-care products work better. These peel pads are perfect for travel because they replace toners that can otherwise spill and leak.
To buy: $38; sephora.com.