2016 Travel Must-Haves
As a blogger, I receive so many samples in the mail to review, so when it came time to packing for my vacation, I knew exactly what to grab first. The following are my three favorite travel-must haves for 2016!
1. Soleil Toujours Organic Sheer Sunscreen Mist SPF 30 ($34)
This clear broad spectrum formula is the ONLY 70%+ certified organic sunscreen mist formulated WITHOUT oxybenzone or octinoxate.
- Best in breed 70%+ ORGANIC clear sunscreen mist provides superior broad spectrum UV protection.
- NO Oxybenzone- shown to cause biochemical or cellular level changes & endocrine disruption. Named allergen of the year in 2014 and absorbs through the skin in significant amounts. It contaminates the bodies of 97% of Americans according to research by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
- NO Octinoxate - shown to cause biochemical or cellular level changes & endocrine disruption. Enhanced skin absorption is shown to have hormone-mimicking effects on laboratory animals. This chemical is found in humans, including mothers' milk samples.
- EcoSunComplex®- reduces free radical damage, reduces UV-induced DNA damage, prevents loss of firmness and increases skin smoothness & brightness.
- Ubiquinone (CoQ10) provides superior antioxidant and anti-aging properties.
- Green tea leaf extract neutralizes free radicals and demonstrates an ability to help guard against UV-induced immunosuppression and cancer-causing skin damage.
Fortified with potent antioxidants, organic sunscreen ingredients, and vitamins and botanicals. This formula moisturizes and nourishes your skin, with red algae, vitamin C ester, and vitamin E. Contains green tea leaf extract, which has demonstrated an ability to help guard against UV-induced immunosuppression and cancer-causing skin damage. Prevents loss of firmness, increases skin smoothness, and decreases wrinkle depth.
2. ROYCE NEW YORK personalized luggage tag. ROYCE, established in 1974, is New York City's premier destination for monogrammed leather gifts and accessories. The folks at ROYCE set me up at New York Fashion Week at the exclusive Jimmy Choo X Etihad Airways event. Their products include gorgeos leather Backpacks that charge your laptops and iPhones, GPS Tracking Wallets and Fingerprint Locking Briefcases.
3. CAFFEINATED WATER: 3 is ultra-pure spring water, triple-micron filtered and ozonated for the healthiest, best taste, and each bottle has the same amount of caffeine as a half-cup of coffee!
3 is electrolyte-infused to replenish your body with essential minerals that you lose during normal everyday activities.
3 contains 50mg. of natural caffeine extracted from fresh coffee beans – a healthy alternative to coffee.
3 is pH balanced from neutral ( 7 ) to slightly alkaline ( 7+ ) to help your body fight damaging free radicals and flush toxins.