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Ever have those moments when you need to grab something out of your purse only to realize that you left it at home? Being a woman on the go can be exhilarating because you feel like you are always on the go. Yet, there are some things a woman has to have on her person at all times, besides her wallet or car keys. Here are 10 products every black woman must have in her purse:_x000D_

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Translucent Powder:_x000D_

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Nobody wants their makeup falling off their face. A setting or finishing powder is perfect for making sure your makeup stays in place. It's also good at removing oil and sweat._x000D_

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Moisturizing Body Lotion:_x000D_

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* A small, moisturizing body lotion will help keep your skin looking smooth all day, especially if you are prone to dry skin._x000D_

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Lip Balm:_x000D_

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Ideal for days when you are not in the mood for lipstick or gloss. A lip balm is great for keeping your lips soft. _x000D_

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Lipstick:_x000D_

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[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="240"]Matte Lip Gloss Trip image from izzyandliv.com[/caption]_x000D_

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Every black woman needs to have lipstick in her purse. Need a new glam lipstick shade? Try out Izzy & Liv'Matte Lip Gloss Trip which offers three long-lasting bold colors._x000D_

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Mascara:_x000D_

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Mascara keeps your lashes elongated and dramatic throughout the day. It's also ideal for days when you have an unexpected tearful moment._x000D_

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A Pocket Mirror:_x000D_

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[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="240"]Mother Earth Compact Mirror image from izzyandliv.com[/caption]_x000D_

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* You should never leave the house without a pocket mirror. We recommend Izzy & Liv'earth-toned "Mother Earth" compact mirror in case you need to check your teeth or make sure your makeup is on point._x000D_

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Makeup Brushes:_x000D_

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Having a clean pack travel-size makeup brush set* with you will come in handy if your eyeshadow needs a touch-up or two._x000D_

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BB Cream:_x000D_

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Foundation might be too much of a hassle but a BB cream is great if you want your face to look flawless at moment'notice._x000D_

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A Makeup Bag:_x000D_

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[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="356"]Dance Girl Cosmetic Bag/Clutch image from izzyandliv.com[/caption]_x000D_

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After all the makeup products mentioned here, you need a chic makeup bag to carry them all. Izzy & Liv offers a line of fashionable cosmetic bags like the Dance Girl Cosmetics/ Clutch to hold all your beauty essentials._x000D_

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A Notebook:_x000D_

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[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="401"]Beauty Is Her Name Journal OR Notebook Image from izzyandliv.com[/caption]_x000D_

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A black woman needs something to write her thoughts down. We recommend using the Beauty Is Her Name notebook, available on Izzy & Liv shop._x000D_

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A black woman should always be ready to shine from head to toe. With these essentials in your purse, now you're ready for your next outing.