To keep yourself calm and collected from nine-to-five, you probably need to stuff your purse with everything from a laptop to a hidden supply of chocolate. Make your grueling work hours a little easier on yourself by stashing these essentials in your everyday bag.
Rebecca Minkoff Leo Quilted Leather Envelope Wristlet Pouch Bag, $148, neimanmarcus.com
Your tote may be cute, but lugging it across the street to the coffee shop isn’t. Instead, throw a wristlet into your bag for easy on-the-go purchases.
The LARQ bottle, $95, bloomingdales.com
Staying hydrated is a must while at work, but cleaning your water bottle is never fun. For a water bottle that cleans itself, look to LARQ, a rechargeable vessel that can purify tap water with the push of a button. This button activates a UV-C LED light that kills 99.99 percent of bacteria and odors in the water, while cleaning the bottle, too. Voila!
OMOROVICZA Queen of Hungary Mist, $90, sephora.com
If you do your makeup at 7a.m., you’re right on schedule for a midday pick-me-up. The Queen of Hungary Mist is a refreshing spray that rejuvenates your skin thanks to orange blossom, rose, sage water, and apple pectin. Natural, pure, and healing, the mist was inspired by the first recorded perfume made for Queen Elizabeth of Hungary in the 14th century. Essentially, the refreshing mist is fit for a queen like you.
Drop Wireless Charger, $60, potterybarn.com
Your skin is not the only thing in need of a quick recharge. This device from Pottery Barn is a convenient way to charge wireless devices, including your iPhone, AirPods, and Apple Watch, by simply placing them on the charging pad. No tangled cords necessary! Plus, it comes in either black or pink, making the aesthetic even more pleasing.
YUNI Carry Om Stress Relieving Aromatherapy Essence, $14, bluemercury.com
If you’re headache prone and your boss just moved a deadline forward, it’s time to break out your aromatherapy roller. Apply it to your neck as you would with perfume, and take a few deep breaths. YUNI Carry Om Stress Relieving Aromatherapy Essence is a quick, non-obvious way to reduce stress and irritableness on-the-go which will help you remain grounded and focused at work.