– Mouthwash is an easy one to cut out. A trip is temporary, so you can always get back on the mouthwash train when you return home. – If you learn to embrace your natural hair on this trip, hair spray could be the next cut you make.
– Can you handle a shampoo and conditioner in one? – Instead of a facial moisturizer, foundation and sunscreen, can you pack a BB cream instead?
1. It puts them into leak-proof containers. 2. It cuts back on unnecessary space and weight usage.
When flying, the pressure has a tendency to pop bottles and caps open, or cause just enough pressure so they leak. Quality travel bottles will help avoid this issue.
Nalgene Travel Bottles: I’m a big proponent of Nalgene travel bottles as I have been using them for over a decade without a single leak… ever. The only downside is that they do not squeeze.
Think about it. A small jar of facial cream will often contain something in the lines of 25% or more of just the container.