Concourse A CenterPoint and Concourse F CenterPoint
A short layover is a perfect time to experiment with a new look, and MAC’s cult-favorite products are ideal for experimentation. Whether you left your favorite concealer at home or just want to try out a new lip gloss, Hartsfield-Jackson’s two MAC locations — in Concourses A and F, respectively — are well worth a stop. Try a popular products like Retro Matte Lipstick in Ruby Woo (a universally flattering red) or Prep + Prime Fix+, a refreshing setting spray. And if you’re on your way to an event, it’s an immaculate place to get your makeup professionally done.

16 locations including the Atrium, Concourses A, C and E CenterPoints, Concourse T after the Delta Security Checkpoint, and near gates A24, A10, B29, B9, C12, D28, E12, E26, F6, F2
Atlanta is the capital of hip-hop, and to experience the city’s top-notch talent, you’ll want to treat yourself to some high-quality headphones. Visit InMotion to pick up a pair from brands like Bose, Sony, Sennheiser and Beats by Dre. If you prefer to listen with friends, InMotion carries portable speakers — as well as a variety of other travel-friendly electronics like GoPros and FitBits. With 16 locations throughout the airport, you’re never far from a truly electric experience.

Johnston & Murphy
Concourse A CenterPoint
A visit to a new city demands a new look. Both men and women can find it in Johnston & Murphy, with travel-ready apparel like airy summer dresses and performance polo shirts. But the shop is best known for its stylish, high-quality shoes. The brand focuses on reinventing classics by putting a modern twist on dress shoes, slip-ons, sandals and even sneakers. With comfortable soles and sturdy construction, they’re a fashionable way to explore any new destination on foot.

Buckhead Books
Traveling bibliophiles never board a plane without something good to read. That’s why they flock to this shop, which carries books, magazines and newspapers, as well as souvenirs and snacks. It’s the selection that really sets Buckhead Books apart. Along with the latest New York Times’ bestsellers, you’ll find a deep backlist of interesting fiction and nonfiction titles across genres. Come here to find your next binge-worthy plane read.