Tourism Ireland

Travel Essentials from Birchbox

by Katie Skrzek

Sep 8, 2014

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Birchbox is the online monthly subscription service that sends a package of four to five specially selected samples of beauty-related products. With some help from JetBlue, Birchbox presents travel-sized products and items to fight jet lag, all TSA-approved.


Travel-sized goods:

  • Reviver Dry Deodorant Swipes for Clothes: Swipe the cloth over your clothes to remove unpleasant smells you encounter on your travels
  • Caudalie Beauty Favorites Set: Five-piece set includes lip conditioner, hand and nail cream, Vinosource moisturizing sorbet, beauty elixir and cleansing water
  • Karuna Luxe Skin Restoring Treatment mask: Japanese face mask to repair dry and damaged skin
  • Benefit Hello Flawless!: Long-lasting full coverage make-up powder
  • COOLA Tinted Matte SPF 30 for Face: Subtle beige tinted non-greasy moisturizer made with 70 percent organic ingredients
  • Mally Beauty Mally’s Look: Five-piece kit includes soft pink blush, shimmering bronze eye shadow, waterproof eyeliner, volumizing mascara and lipstick pen
  • Smashbox Cosmetics Try It Kit: Five-piece set includes foundation primer, lid primer, eyeliner, mascara and lip gloss
  • Supergoop!® Antioxidant-Infused Sunscreen Mist with Vitamin C, Travel Size: Water-resistant sunscreen spray with antioxidants


Jet-lag lifters:

  • Benefit They’re Real! Mascara: Smudge-free volumizing mascara in jet black
  • Liz Earle Skin Repair Moisturizer Dry/Sensitive Skin: Natural oils combat dry skin and premature aging
  • Dr. Brandt Dark Circles Away: Apply the product under your eyes along the orbital bone using the cold-ball applicator
  • Supergoop! Forever Young Hand Cream with Broad Spectrum Sunscreen SPF 40, 10 ounces: The bottle is fitted to a car’s cup holder for easy travel
  • Davines OI/All in One Milk: Apply after getting out of the shower to the roots and ends of shampooed hair to fight damage
  • Klorane Smoothing and Relaxing Patches with Soothing Cornflower: Place one patch under each eye for 20 minutes to reduce puffiness
  • Caudalie Beauty Elixir — 30 milliliters: Hydrating face mist with grape, orange blossom, rose, organic balm mint and rosemary oils
  • Fekkai Brilliant Glossing Crème: Rub a pea-sized amount of product into wet or dry hair to fight frizz all day


Free standard shipping is available on orders more than $50.



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