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There still might be several weeks of April showers ahead, but some of us have summer in sight. And, we know what that means — vacation! Passport? Check. Bikini? Check. Sunglasses? Check. Cosmetic bag that can fit a small child? Uncheck. No matter what your plans are, we can all agree that paring down the essentials can be a daunting task.
So, how do you determine your beauty must-haves when those bathroom shelves are crammed to the hilt? Attention please, frequent fliers: We’ve inspected the goods to bring you 10 top-notch, TSA-approved travel products. This list is packed with our favorites to save you time and precious space (hello, extra pair of shoes!). We all have baggage, but yours just got lighter!
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Flannel button-downs are the kind of closet essential it’s easy to collect. There are the ones you’ve owned for years and years, the one you’ve only recently picked up thanks to ‘90s nostalgia, and the collection you’ve thrifted, inherited, and/or pretty much stole from your S.O. (or ex-S.O.).
But, in there read