The Secret to Jet Set Beauty

Arrive at your summer destination refreshed with these 10 in-flight beauty secrets.

La Prairie Anti-Aging Eye and Lip Perfection A Porter

“I put two droplets in my palms, then pat my cheeks before I doze off on overnight flights.” – Jane Larkworthy, Beauty Director

Holly Beth Organics Face & Neck Elixir, $75,


“This super moisturizing (and chic) eye and lip compact is always in my bag, but it really comes in handy after a long overnight flight.” – Sue Williamson, Digital Editor

La Prairie Anti-Aging Eye and Lip Perfection A Porter, $160,


“It moisturizes instantly—my lips get so dry when I fly and my Australian friends have really gotten me into it!” – Tina Huynh, Associate Jewelry Editor

Lucas’ Pawpaw Ointment, $16,


“I apply this moisturizing liquid before takeoff—and feel better than I started by the time I land.” – Sarah Leon, Senior Web Editor

Ling Dual Moisture Emulson, $68,


“I’m a fan of Fresh’s tinted lip treatments, but up in the air, I swear by the non-tinted lip variety to keep my plane-parched lips moisturized and protected from the heightened UVA rays.” – Vanessa Lawrence, Features Writer

Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment SPF 15, $23,


“This stick is easy to use and leaves no greasy residue on my skin. Just glide it on to combat UV rays through airplane windows and done.” – Kristen Auble, Research Editor

Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Face + Body Stick SPF 70, $11,


“These towelettes keep my skin from getting irritated in the air—without the hassle of carrying raw cucumbers with me.” – Emilia Petrarca, Associate Digital Editor

Yes to Cucumbers Soothing Hypoallergenic Facial Towelettes, $3,


“Whenever I fly, my skin gets incredibly irritated and dehydrated. This oil not only helps to seal in moisture but it works as an anti-inflammatory so I arrive looking refreshed.” – Gillian Sagansky, Assistant to the Editor in Chief

La Prairie Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal Dry Oil, $300,


“I often take the red-eye and find that serums, like this one, work wonders against the dry plane air.” – Ryann Foulke, Assistant Fashion Editor

Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II, $92,


“A portable version of my favorite soap—these wipes soothe stressed skin and remove makeup.” – Mia Adorante, Associate to the Fashion and Style Director Korres Milk Protein

Cleansing Wipes, $11,