Our favourite products that will actually fit into a tiny clutch for special occasions.
Last minute invite or need to make a beauty touch up at a big soiree? Pack these small accoutrements into your carryall and you’ll be ready to party without lugging a full makeup case around.
 
1. Bite Beauty Best Bite Set ($28, Sephora)
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These four colourful Bite High Pigment Pencils are thinner than a traditional tube of lipstick, and can be used as a stain for a nourishing wash of high pigment colour. Put one in every purse for touch ups!
 
 
2. Sephora Collection Color Wand Lip Gloss Trio ($19, Sephora)
 
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If you’re more of a gloss wearer, this set of three colour wands come with a set of mini-pots of gloss in nude, pink and red shades. Mix shimmering hues and bright colour for a custom look on the go.
 
 
3. Benefit Cosmetics They're Real! Mascara (0.14 oz, $12, Sephora)
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Give peepers a quick punch up with a coat of this lengthening, curling, and volumizing mascara that lifts and separates lashes—which can be discretely hidden in any a purse pocket or your clutch.
 
 
4. Tarte’s The Tarte of Giving Collector's Set & Travel Bag ($71, Sephora)
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Obviously this whole travel set won’t fit in your bag, but it does come with all kinds of microscopic goodies that can be used on-the-go, including blush, mascara, and lip gloss. Our favourite is the .17 oz Flush Cheek Stain, with can be applied without a brush to lips and cheeks for a splash of fast colour.
 
 
5. Paul Mitchell Stop Staring Party Makeover Gift Set ($36.95, available at professional salons; paulmitchell.com)
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If you have a problem with flat or greasy hair, this set, which includes a tiny Dry Wash Waterless Shampoo, Stay Strong Hold Hairspray and Hot Off The Press Thermal Protection Hairspray, will be your new secret weapon for battling hat hair and static without lugging around an oversied arsenal of products.
 
 
6. Sephora Collection Plum Daze Blinged Palette ($19, Sephora).
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This tiny, cute case carries eight blendable shadows and two small brushes on one level, and a slide out tray with blush and five lip colours. Create a party look from scratch whenever, wherever. Not bad for something a bit smaller than your smartphone!