Bottle, Moisturizer, Personal Hygiene Kit

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Display Status:

This object is on display in the Moving Beyond Earth exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.

Collection Item Summary:

This skin care moisturizer came to the Museum from NASA in a travel kit designed to hold cosmetic products that a female astronaut might want to take on her Space Shuttle mission. The kit had pockets and elastic bands to hold a variety of her chosen items. Some women astronauts chose to use makeup in space and others decided not to bother with it.

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Manufacturer

Credit Line

Transferred from National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Materials

Plastic, metal, cosmetic chemicals

Dimensions

3-D: 3.8 × 4 × 9.4cm (1 1/2 × 1 9/16 × 3 11/16 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Personal Items

Inventory Number

A20130236002