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2.A tube of Lanolips 101 coconutter ointment whose coconut oil and vitamin E formula will be your new favorite cure-all. Need to moisturize? Use your Lanolips. Lips feeling dry? Lanolips. Going through a breakup? Lanolips will never leave you.
3.A Clinique lip balm for adding a dose of hydration to your lips throughout the day *with* color payoff!
4.A pack of tooth wipes to use on stains that usually occur after a glass of red wine, coffee, or even tea. Simply rub the wipe on your teeth and voilà! Stains be gone!
5.A duo of Mario Badescu facial sprays so you can dramatically enter any room in a cloud of luxurious, refreshing mist. The aloe, cucumber, and green tea mist invigorates skin, while the aloe, herbs, and rosewater mist hydrates. Refreshing!
6.A mini Benefit mascara in case you need to amp up your look while on-the-go. A little of this cult-fave volumizing formula goes a long way when touching up your makeup, and the tiny size makes it easy to always have on hand.
7.Some BodyGlide anti-blister balm that has you covered when your new leather shoes decide to rebel and give you some major blisters. *Literally* stop them in their tracks with a swipe of this life-saver and keep rocking those new shoes.
8.A classic Maybelline red lipstick, because you never know when you'll need to bust out A Look and it's best to be prepared! This one has a creamy matte formula and comes in ~18~ different red hues.
9.A Stila Stay All Day liquid eyeliner pen with a super precise tip to touch up your cat eye throughout the day *or* for adding one after work to go out. Your office can't HANDLE the sharp lines Stila serves.
10.And! An E.l.f. makeup remover pen in the event you go a little overboard with the eyeliner situation. Everybody makes mistakes. Everybody has those days.
11.A classic tube of Burt's Bees lip balm for keeping your pucker hydrated and refreshed AF using beeswax, vitamin E, and peppermint oil. No matter how many new brands of lip balm enter my life, Burt's is still always in the rotation HEAVY.
12.A tube of ever-important Neutrogena sunscreen, because sun protection is the ultimate key to skincare. This non-greasy matte formula is perfect for acne-prone skin, meaning it won't even ruin your makeup. There's no excuse to get caught without any while catching some rays!
13.A magnifying compact so you don't have to rely on your friends to tell you if you have something in your teeth. Though them not telling you is the truest form of betrayal and is best to avoid.
14.A travel pack of floss picks for when you do have something in your teeth and need to take action. Go ahead and put "proactive problem solver" on your resume; once you have floss in your bag, it's the truth.
15.A cruelty-free, vegan, and aluminum-free Crystal travel deodorant you'll love so much for keeping you odor-free, you'll want to keep it in your bag and in your pits at all times.
16.A travel-sized tube of Burt's Bees hand cream that's formulated with baobab oil, watermelon seed oil, pumpkin oil, and green tea extract to moisturize even very dry hands and *keep* them that way.
17.A small can of Batiste dry shampoo to help you spritz your way to a fresh-looking mane, even if you only notice your head is a grease pit when someone looks at you funny on the subway.
18.A pack of Neutrogena makeup-removing wipes, because there's nothing worse than wanting to take off your makeup SO BADLY and having no way to do so. Do you want to get caught in a rainstorm, have a smeared face, and be stuck like that? I don't think so!
19.A bouncy Maybelline concealer that will instantly brighten up tired eyes and cover up dark circles anytime throughout the day. This baby has over 2,500 five-star reviews on Amazon, making it a tried-and-true purse staple.
20.A Marc Jacobs roll-on perfume so you'll always be keeping it ~fresh~ and feel casually fancy to boot. Try Daisy Dream for a floral and fruity everyday scent.
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