9 Best Mini-Sized Beauty Products for Travel in 2020

Cosmetics, skin, makeup and hair care products best for trial or travel
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Mar. 19, 2020
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Cherie is an online community of beauty lovers sharing their stories, whether that's their favorite products, makeup tutorials, or skincare routines. Download the app today to be a part of #BeautyWithoutBarriers and show the world what beauty means to you! Cuteness aside, the portability of mini-sized beauty products means you can have them on you anywhere. Slip one in your purse or handbag. And you can style your skin or hair outdoors without the full-size container weighing things down. They're designed with travelling in mind—taking up very little space so you have room for other items. No longer will you have to compromise your beauty routine just to get through airport security. Well, a journey to your local drugstore will reveal travel-size toiletries like soap, toothpaste, and toothbrush. But when it comes to cosmetics, most products aren't built for on-the-go use. These 9 must-have mini-sized, travel-friendly beauty products fix just that. (That's a lot of hyphens, btw.) And sometimes they're even cheaper than the original full-sized product. Which is kind of ironic, but you can take advantage of their bad maths—or unclear marketing—to reduce your expenses. Sounds neat? Then let's get to it!

The 9 best beauty minis for travel or trial

1. NARS Blush/Bronzer DuoDo your cheeks some glowy favors with NARS' iconic Blush/Bronzer Duo. It endows the cheeks with lightweight pigments that look natural, resulting in a healthier and younger appearance. Mini-sized cheek radiance and silkiness duo, and it's a good fit for all skin tones. 2. Urban Decay All Nighter Long Lasting Makeup Setting SprayUD's cult-favorite setting spray is now available in a 1oz mini bottle. A setting spray so effective, it holds your whole makeup in place for about 16 hours. You know how makeup melts down after a few hours (especially when hot or humid)? Well, this formula prevents that cakey, splotchy look so your skin can stay vibrant and hydrated all day long. 3. Benefit Gimme Brow+ Volumizing Eyebrow GelGive your brows eye-catching volume and definition with this microfibers-infused travel eyebrow gel. Pretty easy to apply and offers lengthy wearability to prevent brow fillers from fading. Gimme Brow+ is also water-resistant, plus it promises to fill those brows while maintaining a totally natural look. 4. CAUDALIE Beauty Elixir MiniAdding Beauty Elixir Mini to your travel regimen is one of the best things you can do for your skin on the go. "One spray and you will feel like you're at a Spa!," reported one reviewer. This pocket-size beauty enhancer contains antioxidant-rich plant oils and fruit extracts to give all skin types a dazzling, radiating glow. Almost instantly. For more on how to supercharge your beauty with minis, standards, and jumbos, download Cherie today.5. Clinique Travel Size Take The Day Off Cleansing BalmClinique's mini cleansing formula makes makeup removal a piece of cake. Without being all sticky and greasy, this balm adheres to the skin, turns oily, and then dissolves worn makeup and sunscreen. It tends to leave a youthful skin, and remember to wash it off with lukewarm water. 6. Glossier Milky Jelly CleanserHere's your daily creamy cleanser in a cute and compact 2oz bottle. It offers replenishing, nourishing, and calming elements that not only clear the skin but add some zest to it. The travel-ready Milky Jelly Cleanser promises never to dry, irritate, or over-tighten your skin, no matter what your skin type is. 7. Dr. Brandt Pores No More Pore Refiner PrimerThis beauty mini is designed to reduce oiliness and the appearance of pores by absorbing any moisture it comes in contact with. It's perfect for oily or combination skin, and its mattifying prowess tends to be powerful. A useful tip would be to rid your face of moisture (water and sebum) before applying this poreless primer. 8. Sephora Favorites Give Me Some Balm Lip Set
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SEPHORA COLLECTIONGive Me Some Balm Lip Set
The brand Sephora Favorites features beauty products that the Sephora team is obsessed with. Five of such products are selected in the Give Me Some Balm Lip Set. A set of 5 beloved lip treatments (2 "fullsies" and 3 minis) that take lip hydration to the next level. These balms come from different makers, but they all give a huge payoff of healthy, delectable lips. And the deal is insane—$29 for $89 value (marketing claims aside, the value is more than 2x). 9. Moroccanoil Treatment Original Travel Size
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MOROCCANOILTreatment Light
This rich travel-size treatment puts argan oil at the forefront to make the hair soft and shiny. Curly, wavy, straight, or kinky, all are welcome. Now you get to find out why they call that Moroccan oil "liquid gold." But that's not all! Linseed extract gets included in that mini size bottle—both working together to condition or style each strand. Moroccanoil Treatment also works for hair finishing as a hairspray alternative.Whether you're heading to the beach or workplace, these mini-sized beauty products fit perfectly in your handbag. So you can bring your A-game wherever you go. They're TSA-friendly for traveling and won't take up much space. Beauty minis are also a great (and often cheaper) way to determine if you should commit to the full-sized bottle. Cheers! Don't forget to check out Cherie's beauty review app. A ton of products and tips at your fingertips.
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Tips from a derm for exercise induced acne
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Which moisturizer is right for my skin type?
Which moisturizer is right for my skin type?
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