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10 Mistakes to Avoid When Flying

Let’s face it- traveling can be stressful. Between pricey flights, security lines, weather delays, and germs, it feels like Murphy’s law is constantly in full effect. Everything that can go wrong, will go wrong. However, with so much uncertainty, it’s nice to know there are things you can do to eliminate some of your struggle. Here are our top 10 mistakes to avoid when flying: Not booking your seat when you book a plane ticket As you can imagine, the most desirable seats go quickly, so if you don’t select the seat you want when you book your ticket, you’ll be left with whatever seats are left over. Typically these...

How to Use Your AirPretty Travel Kit – Take-Off, In Flight, and Landing

So you’ve got this awesome, convenient new travel kit full of luxury AirPretty products that promise to make your in-flight experience much more glamorous. But how do you get the most out of the products? Follow these guidelines or make your own AirPretty beauty and comfort ritual. The sky is your oyster! Pre-Flight/Takeoff: Start with a clean (moisturized) slate! Remove makeup and wipe away dirt with the AirPretty Makeup Remover Wipe Apply a light layer of the AirPretty Luxe Moisturizing Creme to create a hydrated foundation for the flight Finish off with the AirPretty Hydrating Lip Balm In-Flight: Applications may vary based on duration of flight (and obsession with...

Travel Beauty Tips from Shaadi Shop Founder, Samta Varia

Travel Tip Tuesday- Tips from Our Travel Experts! Happy Tuesday AirPretty travelers! Every Tuesday we offer you some helpful travel beauty tips from our community of travel experts. Share your tips in the comments below and you might be featured as one of our AirPretty Travel Experts on Travel Tip Tuesday! We connected with Samta Varia, CEO and Founder of Shaadi Shop, to learn more about her beauty tips and regimens for staying gorgeous on the go. “I wish I could do more with my beauty regimen but with so little time outside of running my startup, I try to maximize bang for time. That also applies to shopping. I...

Travel Tip Tuesday: Tips from Josephine Lee, Founder of The Pointe Shop

Happy Tuesday AirPretty travelers! Every Tuesday we offer you some helpful travel tips from our community of travel experts. Share your tips in the comments below and you might be featured as one of our AirPretty Travel Experts on Travel Tip Tuesday! We connected with Josephine Lee, founder of The Pointe Shop to learn more about her travel tips. She taught us about the importance of leaving your stress and demands of work at the door. Her advice? Unplug and use the flight time to unwind. Josephine explains that she has to travel often for work, and that can be a real drain on anyone. “I was flying to New...

Travel Tip Tuesday: Saving For Your Dream Vacation

Happy Tuesday AirPretty travelers! Every Tuesday we offer you some helpful travel tips from our community of travel experts. This week we’re going back to our AirPretty staffers for their New Year’s travel resolutions! It’s officially 2017, which means we’re all thinking about our goals for this year. We always try to have something travel-related on our list, including at least one international trip. Travel lovers know that the cost of weekend getaways and holidays can add up quickly. So how do we afford to visit our dream destinations and still keep money in the bank? Check out our tips below! Create a vacation savings account One of the easiest...

Travel Tip Tuesday: Tips from Miss Travel Guru, Francesca Page

Happy Tuesday AirPretty travelers! Every Tuesday we offer you some helpful travel tips from our community of travel experts. Share your tips in the comments below and you might be featured as one of our AirPretty Travel Experts on Travel Tip Tuesday! We connected with Miss Travel Guru, Francesca Page to learn more about her airport struggles and tips for overcoming them. “I was returning to Florida, where I was living at the time, from New York City. My flight was delayed twice then cancelled, so we were all forced to re-book.” She sets the tone for an experience that many of us know so well. We’ve all been...

6 Things To Have In Your Carry On Bag (Besides AirPretty, of Course!)

We’ve all heard stories about airline passengers arriving at their destinations only to learn that their luggage hasn’t. Or worse- the luggage has been lost! Some of you can probably even share your horror stories of your bags not being where you expected them to be. At AirPretty, we encourage travelers to ALWAYS be prepared. Having some essential items with you in your carry on bag is a great way to keep your mind at ease in the case that you find yourself without luggage. Here are our top 6 things to have in your carry on bag (in addition to your AirPretty kit, of course): Medications....

Travel Tip Tuesday: 6 Tips to Surviving Holiday Travel

Happy Tuesday AirPretty travelers! Every Tuesday we offer you some helpful travel tips from our community of travel experts. This week we’re mixing it up a little bit and sharing some tips from our AirPretty staffers! The holidays are just around the corner, which means so are security lines, delays, and lost luggage. Check out our six tips to surviving holiday travel. 1. Consider more than price when booking flights We all know holiday travel is expensive, so it’s easy to book the cheapest flight without a second thought. But don’t forget, the holidays also fall right in the middle of travel’s least favorite season. Heading to a snowy destination? Be prepared...

Travel Tip Tuesday: Tips from Kristen Kellogg of Border Free Travels

Happy Tuesday AirPretty travelers! Every Tuesday we offer you some helpful travel tips from our community of travel experts. Share your tips in the comments below and you might be featured as one of our AirPretty Travel Experts on Travel Tip Tuesday! We connected with Kristen Kellogg of Border Free Travels for her best tips to looking and feeling great while traveling. "I always used to struggle with the fact that I couldn’t arrive feeling fresh after long haul flights," she explained. And we totally sympathize! One of her biggest challenges was keeping her skin clean and feeling fresh. Clearly space is limited on a plane, and you're not equipped with your entire bathroom cabinet...

Why Not To Wear Makeup On A Flight

Yes, you read that correctly. I know you want to look amazing when you fly, but a face full of caked on makeup is probably not the best idea when you’re traveling. We totally love the natural look anyway, but there are reasons why going sans-makeup is a great idea when flying. Here are some reasons why not to wear makeup on a flight: Dry environment + heavy foundations or makeup = breakout central. Seriously, the dry air can actually stress out your skin and enhance oil production. Mix that with heavy makeup and you have a recipe for an awful breakout. Powders and other facial makeup...