Quickie beauty fixes that fit right in your purse

Dec 12, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. ET
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You never know when a beauty emergency might arise, so like your mama always taught you, it's best to be prepared! Fight flyaways, clean coffee-stained teeth and touch up on the run instantaneously with these quickie beauty fixes.

Tangle Teezer Compact Styler

tangle teezer compact styler

Never show up for a date with hot mess hair again! This itty-bitty brush gets nasty knots and tangles out in no time flat without causing you to cry out in pain. It's great for girls with all types of hair too, extensions included. (Amazon.com, $20)

Palladio Beauty Rice Paper

palladio beauty rice paper

Made from natural rice, these teeny-tiny tissue papers fix two beauty problems for the price of one! The matte side eliminates shine, while the powdered side is perfect for touching up your makeup throughout the course of the day or night. You won't want to leave home without them, believe us. (Palladiobeauty.com, $4)

3FLOZ In A Clutch Kit

3floz in a clutch kit

This kit is seriously amazing! It comes with a multi-purpose balm to help protect skin and heal lips, eight bandages for unexpected blisters and cuts, deodorant to freshen up, blotting pads for a shiny face, pills in case of a headache and hairspray to fix your mane, of course. I mean, what more could a busy gal ask for? (3floz.com, $54)

Keeki Pure & Simple Cuticle Rejuvenator

cuticle rejuvenator

Stash this must-have cuticle rejuvenator in your bag to hydrate and nourish nails, plus tackle a whole list of other beauty problems that could crop up as well. It fixes flyaways, softens rough elbows and knees and is great for under the eyes. Not to mention, it can also be used as a lip balm. (Keekipureandsimple.com, $10)

CleanWell Hand Sanitizing Spray

clean well hand sanitizing

Psh, who needs dry shampoo when you've got hand sanitizing spray in your purse? CleanWell not only kills gross germs on your hands, but it can also be sprayed directly into your roots to soak up any excess oil during the day. Available in two different scents, original and citrus orange, it's too necessary not to own. (Amazon.com, $4)

Paula's Choice Brighten Up 2-Minute Teeth Whitener

teeth whitener

Don't let a little red wine or coffee ruin your date. For whiter, brighter teeth (and fresher breath) in two minutes tops, try Paula's Choice Brighten Up 2-Minute Teeth Whitener. It's small, portable and most importantly, very powerful! You'll be flashing those pearly whites sans any stains stat. (Paulaschoice.com, $12)

Marc Jacobs Beauty
Remedy Concealer Pen

concealer pen

Hangovers happen. That's why we're slightly obsessed with Marc Jacobs' Beauty Remedy Concealer Pen! It wakes up tired, puffy peepers the morning after, soothing skin and concealing dark under eye circles, for a more beautiful, bright-eyed you. (Sephora.com, $39)