Make your trips around town faster and easier with these stylish top-rated rolling makeup cases. I’ve chosen the best and roomiest cases available on Amazon and featured them here to help you find the perfect case for your needs.
You’ll see an outline of the features and benefits of each case, along with a summary of the pros and cons discussed by reviewers.
For professional or personal use, you’ll love these convenient and portable makeup cases with wheels.
People Needing Portable Makeup Cases on Wheels
Cosmetic cases on wheels are essential for any professional makeup artist.
But anyone in the performing arts (professional or otherwise) understands the need to have a makeup case with wheels to cart around all the supplies needed for traveling to performances and competitions.
My niece goes to a lot of dance and cheerleading competitions and has a ton of hair and makeup accessories to take with her.
They’re also useful for anyone who has a lot of “stuff” to cart around, like art and crafting supplies. They’re perfect if you’re looking for gift ideas!
- Professional makeup artists and cosmetology students
- Beauty contestants
- Circus performers
- Visual artists
2 in 1 Cosmetic Rolling Case Makeup Artist Cast Aluminum Body
This sleekly designed 2 in 1 professional makeup case on wheels is my choice for “best buy”. The price is quite affordable and you get a quality case that will stand up to whatever abuse you can dish out while traveling.
Because the units separate, you have the option of using the entire wheeled case or the smaller carrying case. This case is roomy enough to carry and organize all your hair and makeup supplies with room to spare.
It has adjustable sized trays that will fit both large and small items, from your supply kit to larger airbushing and hair equipment. The top tray is removable, so you can place it easily within reach.
Its sturdy construction makes it easy to move around.
- Aluminum frame with plastic wheels and handle
- Black felt lining to keep items safe during travel
- Adjustable compartments
- Elastic loops to keep items in place during transit
- Top tray with dividers
- Spare lid
- Two sets of keys
- Shoulder strap
- Interior compartments are customizable so you can configure them to suit your needs.
- Plenty of room for supply kits and equipment so everything is in one place and at your fingertips.
- Breaks down into separate units for those times when you need only a small portable case.
- Affordably priced.
- Sturdy and durable – will last for years.
- Comes with keys so you can keep your items secured.
- One reviewer complained of sticking wheels (which was remedied with a little oil).
- Another reviewer complained that the strap design on the detachable case allowed the case to flip over while you were carrying it, which could scatter and possibly damage the contents.
2 in 1 Professional Artist Rolling Wheeled Trolley Makeup Train Case Cosmetic Organizer
If you love being organized (or wish you were more organized), this roomy black nylon rolling cosmetic case is just what you need.
Being organized not only helps you look more professional, it’s also a big time saver when you don’t have to rifle around in your case to find what you’re looking for.
This trolley case is actually 2 cases in one: it’s a rolling make up case plus a detachable carrying case that rides on top. This portable carrying case is perfect for smaller jobs that don’t require all your gear or for carrying your hair supplies and tools.
And you know how you just seem to keep accumulating more and more “stuff”? There’s plenty of room in this case’s many compartments and drawers.
- The removable cosmetic case with convenient shoulder strap
- Has 3 large pockets, 2 extendable trays, and 8 drawers
- Clear vinyl pocket window let you see what’s in there while also protecting the contents from outside debris and contaminants
- Sturdy telescoping handle
- Because it’s soft sided, it is easier to lift and carry than heavier hard cases (it’s very light).
- Forget all the bending and stooping… the drawers are removable.
- It’s very roomy… You can fit an unbelievable amount of cosmetics and tools in this bag.
- It feels very sturdy when you’re rolling it around.
- The material and color make it easy to keep clean.
- A couple of people complained of sticking drawers and trays, but it’s worth noting that they still gave the case very high marks.
SHANY Zebra Rolling Trolly Makeup Case – Rolling Large Makeup Case
If you’re a cosmetologist by trade and are looking for a professional makeup case, wheels are extremely important for getting to and from onsite jobs.
This SHANY 2 in 1 makeup case on wheels is perfect for travel not only because it is durable and sturdy, but because it’s easy to spot on a crowded luggage carousel.
And it will certainly help clients remember you for future gigs!
This case also has a lot of storage capacity for holding all the tools of your trade. With lots of compartments for easy organization, it will also help you get through jobs more quickly.
You can keep all your essentials in the upper case, for example, making them easy to find and grab.
Click here to see a highly rated SHANY aluminum makeup case in all black.
- 2 in 1 case
- Aluminum frame with corners of reinforced steel
- Telescoping handle
- Skate wheels
- Two sets of keys
- Lots of spacious compartments
- Cute, stylish, and unique zebra print case that definitely stands out from the crowd.
- Metal construction means it’s durable and built to last.
- Easy to lift (light), which is especially important for people who spend a lot of time on their feet.
- Easy to maneuver (wheels turn 360-degrees).
- Locks for added security.
- Lots of storage for your ever-expanding makeup and hair kit.
- There were several complaints about damage occurring during shipping, but most reviewers had no issues.
NYX Makeup Artist Train Case 3 Tier Stackable
This NYX rolling makeup case has a couple of features that you won’t find on other cases. It gets good ratings, so I’ve included it here in case those special features are important to you.
The reviewers indicate that the case is durable and steady, so it won’t tip over easily. Great for travel and moving around.
The 3 detachable pieces give you plenty of room and versatility while you’re working.
- 3 in 1 case
- Has a handle on each side
- Zipper pockets
- Comes with 4 see-through pouches
- The handles on each side make it easier and more convenient to lift.
- Lots of compartments and pockets for storing and organizing your gear.
- The 4 transparent pouches let you see exactly what’s inside so you can easily grab what you need.
- Has 3 detachable components instead of 2.
- The middle section is somewhat heavy.
More Professional Makeup Cases with Wheels
Here are some additional makeup cases on wheels that may pique your interest. Several have unique features not found in the cases profiled above, like color or specialization.
For example, you might find the pink and red cosmetology cases particularly appealing. Each has alligator skin texture in a vibrant color that will stand out from the usual “basic black”. They also are compartmentalized so you can detach only the sections that you need for the job at hand.
Or you might have a look at the rolling salon beauty case for hair stylists (third from right in top row). This case is specifically designed for hair professionals and has lots of compartments, fold out trays, and places to store your hair tools. It also has a special lining to keep the contents cool.