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    25 Multipurpose Products That'll Make Any Traveler's Life Easier

    Packing, but make it smart.

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    1. A travel-size facial mist to add some hydration back to the skin and hair (flights can be draining). It can also be used as a makeup setting spray!

    2. An inflatable travel pillow with an attached hood that'll have your neck and your eyes covered when it comes to catching some Z's.

    3. A weekender bag with a ton of space for your clothes and necessities. It can ALSO carry your shoes in the bottom compartment! Your shoes touching your clothes? Ew.

    4. A compact sand-repelling blanket that's also waterproof so you can use it while hiking, at the beach, or for a picnic in the park. It even folds up into a super small carrying pouch.

    5. An RFID-blocking travel wallet — perfect for trips abroad to hold your tickets, currency, passport, and must-have credit cards and IDs.

    wallet holding cards, passport, and tickets

    6. A mini bottle of Dr. Bronner's liquid soap in case you don't have enough room for a ton of toiletries. This can be used as a body wash, face wash, shampoo, bath soak, deodorant, and ALSO...a toothpaste. *GASPS*

    bottle of soap

    7. A Bluetooth-enabled selfie stick if you're going sightseeing and want to ensure you can get pics with your companions without having to bother strangers to take them for you.

    8. A do-everything moisturizer so you can nix having to pack a face mask, highlighter, lip balm, and hair treatment. This is your new skincare secret weapon.

    person holding moisturizer bottle

    9. A travel adapter and voltage converter so no matter where your travels take you, you're able to use the outlets successfully. It features plugs necessary for Europe, the UK, the USA, and Australia.

    the travel adapter

    10. A 4-in-1 canvas bag because you probs don't have the space to bring numerous bag options. Use it as a backpack, tote, shoulder bag, or crossbody bag.

    11. A mini portable iron that's basically an iron and steamer rolled into one tiny tool. Easy to remove wrinkles from dress pants, dresses, and those tees that may have gotten all creased from travel.

    12. A clear travel case to store makeup products and toiletries or for organizing your underwear and socks in your suitcase. You'll easily be able to spot the item you're looking for.

    makeup inside grey case

    13. A luggage strap to free up your hands so you don't have to continue to hold your hoodie, purse, or briefcase when you're making your way through the airport. It also works to secure your neck pillow!

    14. A packing cube you can hang up once you arrive at your destination to utilize as an organizer for your toiletries or clothes.

    15. A pack of rubber twist ties to keep your chords wrapped securely around your hair tools and your headphones wires from getting in a tangled mess.

    twist tie used to organized headphone wires

    16. A smart tile tracker because you may have more peace of mind knowing exactly where your luggage and carry-on are. This also works attached to your wallet, purse, phone, and pretty much anything you need to keep track of during your travels.

    17. A refillable stainless-steel mug so whether you're in the mood for a hot or cold beverage during your travels, the mug will hold its temperature. It's also big enough to fit full-size ice cubes!

    18. A belt with a secret pouch to keep your pants up and your cash safely stowed. Pickpocketers don't stand a chance against this smart solution.

    19. A bottle of Urban Decay All Nighter Spray that's great as a primer before applying your makeup and also as a long-lasting setting spray for after.

    person refreshing makeup with spray

    20. A Fjallraven Kanken backpack featuring two sets of straps so you can tote it around effortlessly. Use it as an arm bag with the top handles, or as a classic backpack.

    21. A Michel Mercier detangling brush with 428 bristles (gasps) to be used on wet or dry hair for a less painful brushing experience. If you have thick hair like me, you know the struggle. This will be a game-changer for blowouts and detangling your hair after a shower.

    reviewer image of blue hairbrush with screenshotted review headline on top

    22. A wet bathing suit bag you can use to pack extra accessories or skincare must-haves in, but also utilize as a place to keep your damp suit after a trip to the pool. Not a pouch goes wasted when traveling with a carry-on!

    pattern wet bathing suit bag

    23. A PhoneSoap Smartphone Sanitizer & Universal Charger because your phone, keys, and headphones carry a ridiculous amount of germs, so it's worth a shot to give this guy a whirl. It kills up to 99.99% of germs and can also charge your phone.

    A black square case (the size of a large tablet but way thicker) is sitting on a surface. It has a lid which is open. The case has a phone sitting inside of it with a blue screen

    24. An iPad case with additional storage pockets (including an apple pencil/stylus slot!) so you can keep you tech-needs with you wherever you go. It's well-padded so you won't have to worry about it getting crushed in your bag.

    Ipad case with organization pockets for cords and notebooks

    25. Or a leather travel organizer with an abundance of storage spots for cords, cables, stylus pens, extra camera batteries, and lenses. It can even be personalized if you want to make sure everyone keeps their paws off your tech toys.

    brown leather travel organizer used to store tech accessories

    Just here to make the most of the space in our carry-on bags...