Explore

7 Black-Owned Beauty Must-Haves To Keep In Your Carry-On

By Bianca Lambert

Share

After pre-trip planning, getting through TSA, and making a mad dash to your gate — you might need a little pick-me-up before, during, and after your flight. Here are seven black-owned beauty must-haves to keep packed in your carry-on beauty kit.

Marie Hunter Beauty Crimson Lip Balm

 

7C40ECBD-1212-421B-A333-9B01DD3BDA6E

Dry cabin air can take a toll on your entire body, and that goes extra for your lips. This gel-based formula lip balm gives your pout the moisture it needs with the help of vitamins and natural humectant while providing sheer color.

skinButtr AuNatural Body Buttr

 

 

Your lips won’t be the only part of your body craving moisture since many of us leave our flights with ashy, dry hands thanks to the recycled cabin air. Adding this fragrance-free whipped body BUTTR made with a shea and mango butter blend to your carry-on will keep your skin moisturized.

KAIKE MELT Cleansing Oil 

©KAIKE

 

After a flight, skin care is essential as flying can make your skin more susceptible to breakouts. Since your skin will likely be dehydrated post-flight, washing your face with an oil cleanser will wash away all of the dirt and debris while helping your skin maintain the moisture needed to keep the skin balanced. KAIKE offers an all-natural, preservative free cleansing oil that can last up to one year when kept in a dark, cool area.

Plant Apothecary RE: FRESH Organic Toning Face Mist

©Plant Apothecary

 

If you’re in need of an in-flight pick me up, a toning mist will hydrate and refresh skin at the same time. This mist is loaded with cucumber, rosewater, and aloe vera that will tone and refresh while the lemongrass provides an antibacterial element that will help keep the breakouts away.

Base Butter Radiate Face Jelly

Pre-flight skin prep is a must, especially when embarking on a long-haul flight. This aloe-based face jelly is lightweight, but the non-comedogenic formula is omega-6 fatty acids, lavender (which regulates sebum secretion), and tea tree. You can apply this before and during your flight to ensure your skin stays in tip-top shape.


Curls Blueberry Bliss Reparative Leave-In Conditioner

©Curls

Whether you’re rocking your natural coils or a protective style, your hair will need some extra TLC. This leave-in is excellent for use on the ends of coily hair to revive it on your travels.

 

Beauty Bakerie Cinnamon Roll Metallic Lip Whip

 

©Beauty Bakerie

 

If you’re a lipstick lover, packing this metallic smudge-proof, lip whip in your carry-on is a must since you won’t have to reapply even after in-flight meal service.

Share
Travel Noire

Bianca Lambert

Want more?

Get exclusive, unpublished tips from Travel Noire's CEO to help you get off the beaten path, into the hearts of locals and onto a better, more cultured life.

Caribbean Airlines Announces An Interest-Free Layaway Plan From Trinidad To NYC

Caribbean Airlines Announces An Interest-Free Layaway Plan From Trinidad To NYC

Last week, Caribbean Airlines announced the launch of its new option allowing travelers to pay for their flights at a later time. If you’re traveling within a two to six-month period, you can now hold a reservation by paying a 25 percent deposit. Caribbean Airlines released a statement saying the plan will allow travelers to […]

Kelsey Marie

Flight Deal To Bali For As Low As $407 Round-Trip

Flight Deal To Bali For As Low As $407 Round-Trip

There’s an insane flight deal going on right now that may be the lowest to Bali yet. China Eastern has deals to Bali for as low as $407 round-trip. Of course, with any good deals that seem too good to be true, there are some restrictions. The seats are limited and most flights found on […]

Parker Diakite

Flight Deal: Fly Nonstop To London From NYC For Only $297

Flight Deal: Fly Nonstop To London From NYC For Only $297

Looking to head to London soon? We’ve got you covered. Finnair, an affiliate of British Airways, just reduced prices on flights from New York’s JFK airport into London. The lowest price found at the time of this post was $297 roundtrip and nonstop. This deal is available for travel between November and March of 2020. […]

DeAnna Taylor