Whether you are looking for something for everyday storage or on-the-go use, you’d be amazed at how a portable cosmetic bag can help you organize tons of products in your skincare and makeup routine. Rummaging through many pockets, nooks and crannies for your favorite liquid eyeliner, opening your suitcase to find chunks of eyeshadow floating about all over, or squashing your makeup brushes at the bottom of your bag and having them soiled by leaking lotion bottles are travel issues that look small on paper but feel massive in real life. But a great makeup bag will solve all of these problems and ease your mind.
If you’ve got a ton of goodies but can't decide which one to travel with, check our options with pockets that offer ample space to bring all your products and help you keep organized for a no-fuss, clutter-free trip.
1. Clear Travel Pouches
$27 AT BAGGALLINI
Baggallini’s clear pouch bag set is not just TSA-friendly, but it is also water-resistant and lightweight. This three-piece set comes with everything you could need. Its polyester fabric is easy to clean, meaning you can quickly wipe off any makeup smears or spills with a damp cloth. And the transparent design displays items perfectly, so you will have no problem viewing what’s where.
Complete with a roomy interior compartment, two mesh zip pockets, and two side compartments with elasticized holders, Bosidu’s large toiletry bag is designed to help you organize everything from bulky lotions and hair products to makeup brushes without ever mixing anything up. Whether you are headed away for a weekend or two weeks, this hanging toiletry bag has you covered.
3. Travel Case
$179 AT MAC
This women’s travel makeup bag will achieve all your beauty organization dreams. It is expandable and includes three zippered mesh compartments on one side and four removable clear bags on the other. Toss your grab-and-go beauty products in a removable interior pocket to keep your most essential items close at hand, so you don’t have to bring all of your cosmetics for a midday touch-up after brunch when you are out.
4. Deluxe Beauty Organizer - Vixen Rose (Velour Finish)
$38 AT MYTAGALONGS
This travel cosmetic bag organizer features a luxe, sumptuously velour finish on the outside and practical built-in organization on the outside inside, which will instantly elevate any hotel bathroom counter. It contains ample space to hold skincare products, accessories, and other trinkets you may travel with, and a special compartment for every one of your brushes and tools to keep them in good shape.
5. Colombian Leather Toiletry Bag
$175 AT ROYCE NEW YORK
You will be shocked at how much you can fit into this black toiletry bag. It features a deep compartment with a zipper closure to hold and secure your must-have products. An interior patch pocket and a front zippered pocket are perfect for odds and ends, like tweezers or small toiletries. It is incredibly compact, so you can stow it into your tote bag without sacrificing too much valuable space.