Summer vacation travel essentials

With the wide range of places that Viewpoint students travel to during summer break, it is important to bring the right essentials along with you no matter where you are headed. To stay healthy while traveling long distances, it is vital to stay hydrated and protected from the sun. Here are six items that are necessary to keep you healthy during summer vacation.

Evin Nesburn, Features Editor


Supergoop! Antioxidant-Infused Sunscreen Mist With Vitamin C Broad Spectrum SPF 50: Even in cold climates, it is crucial to keep your skin protected. If you are headed to a warmer place, sunscreen is even more important. This Supergoop sunscreen does not stick to the skin and is packed with Vitamin C. With SPF 50, you’ll be protected for hours.
Mario Badescu Facial Spray with Aloe, Herbs, and Rosewater: This rosewater face spray packed with aloe and and herbs refreshes the face with one mist. This spray is raved by customers and beauty gurus alike. The facial spray is also extremely affordable and the perfect size for travel.
Hydro Flask 32 oz Wide Mouth: This  water bottle is absolutely necessary for your travels. After going through security, this water bottle is easy to fill up and perfect for on the plane. Additionally, hydrating throughout the day is important to maintaining good health while on vacation. It is easily portable and environmentally friendly.
Palmer’s Swivel Stick Lip Moisturizer – Cocoa Butter Formula – 0.5oz: This affordable and long lasting lip balm is perfect for long plane rides. This formula hydrates and protects even the most chapped lips. The balm has a five star rating by customers and is truly a necessity while traveling.
Sephora Collection Face Mask: These Sephora Collection face masks are perfect to use on a plane ride! Skin tends to become very dry when traveling and flying at high altitudes. To combat dry skin, it is important to provide hydration while traveling. These face masks range from rose (which is moisturizing and brightening) to algae (which is purifying and detoxing) along with seven other types.
Purell Cottony Soft Hand Sanitizing Wipes – 18ct: With the cold going around, it is essential to bring Purell wipes with you when traveling. On the plane, it is important to wipe down tray tables and armrests to prevent catching a cold from the previous passenger. These wipes are portable, inexpensive, and perfect for on the go.’