True beauty lovers know wherever you go, your makeup follows. It's like a tight-knit relationship—when you go without your favorite products and miss them when you're away, you don't feel complete. Okay, enough with the sob story, the point is that beauty junkies need their go-to products with them in times of need. This is why makeup travel bags are extremely essential.
And we're talking traveling anywhere: to work, drinks, a date, or across the country. If we're being honest, Team Byrdie has lost count of how many makeup travel bags we own—one can never have enough. Click through for our all-time faves that are conveniently clutch when we're on the move.
I can attest to how clutch this cutie makeup pouch is. It might look small, but it can literally fit my five essential products: foundation, concealer, mascara, blush, brow pencil, and brow gel—all you need to whip up a nice face beat. It's genuine leather, so it's not going to feel bulky in your bag. Chic, much?
Glossier changed the game when they introduced the world to these coveted pink packets that come with their products. Usually you throw away the packaging your beauty products come in, but you're going to want to hoard these in bulk. Something about this bubble wrap zip bag is just so damn convenient when you're traveling and don't want your makeup pouch to take up a lot of room. I usually use two of these for one trip that'll fit my makeup and my skincare products. Get this—they've also been worn by NYC It girls as fashion accessories.
Your luxurious products deserve an equally chic makeup pouch. This is where Ted Baker London's rose quartz cosmetic bag comes in. Treat yourself to this cool-girl cosmetics bag when you're feeling fancy. Its material is made to be easily cleaned, and its sturdy base won't tip over and drop all your products when you're in a rush.
Every makeup lover needs a Pop & Suki makeup case. It's a fan favorite because its portable enough to fit all of your products whenever you're on the move—its width even allows you to stack products giving you double the room. Plus, its waterproof design is to die for, and is that a silk trimming we spot?
Yes, these are obviously haircare products, but hear us out—this transparent bag is just straight-up amazing. It's totally worth having great hair and multi-purposing this as a makeup travel bag. You won't even have to dig for long searching for that one lip liner because, boom, you can see clearly now.
Why have one makeup case when you can have two? Furla made these top-notch makeup travel bags that are so pretty they look like real bags. This set comes with a medium-sized makeup bag, and its mini little sister lined with a vanity mirror.
A flossy makeup bag for the win. We'll never be mad at a cute holographic pouch, mainly because it'll always stand out so you have a higher chance of not misplacing your makeup—it's essentially a win-win situation.
This iconic shot of Jerry Hall will inspire you to put your best face (and self) forward. The common thread seems to be makeup bags that can double as fashionable accessories—this option definitely makes the cut.
For extended trips, no product can be left behind, which is why you need this two-part vanity case. You can easily organize your products and tote this lightweight case around.