The Prepared Girl's Guide to Deskside Beauty Essentials

Chapped lips can really ruin your whole day, you know?

 Assistant Digital Producer

If you've ever spilled coffee all over your outfit on the way to work, devoured a tuna sandwich right before a big presentation or caught a cold from a contagious cubicle mate, then you understand the importance of a well-stocked desk drawer.

Thanks to unfortunate experiences like these, I've amassed a solid stash of items essential for workday survival. I've got gum, disinfectant spray, aspirin, stain remover, plastic utensils, snacks and all of the above life-saving beauty products at the ready at all times. But shhh! Don't tell my co-workers…I'm not sharing!


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