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    19 Holy Grail Products Every Winter Traveler Needs In Their Carry-On

    So many balms.

    We asked the globetrotters of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us their favorite, holy-grail products for winter travel. Here's what they had to say.

    1. Having an excellent suitcase, (like the Away Carry-On) and packing cubes (like these from Muji) are baseline requirements, and will make packing everything else so much easier.

    2. Moisturizing during winter is a MUST, and the Clinique Moisture Surge uses hyaluronic acid to help the skin re-moisturize itself and create that perfect dewy glow.

    3. Thin base layers, like the HeatTech line from Uniqlo, are crucial for staying warm and don't take up a lot of space in a suitcase.

    4. A chin-supporting travel pillow people swear by, with 4+ stars and over 4,000 reviews!!

    5. If you don't like the look of normal clunky winter boots, try these weatherized Vans high tops, which reviewers wear IN THE SNOW.

    6. Loading your suitcase full on on-sale cashmere sweaters, like this balloon sleeve slice of heaven from Nordstrom Rack, will make you feel both luxuriously fancy and incredibly warm.

    7. A rich and ultra-hydrating lip balm that'll combat the recycled plane air and the harsh winter winds.

    8. If you get anxious about plane travel, (and importantly, live in a legal state) OLO Chill sublingual strips can help make traveling a relief.

    9. Pack sets of mix-and-match winter accessories, like these Carhartt beanies, so it looks like you have more outfits than you actually do.

    10. Salves are godsends when it comes to dry winter air, so if you're traveling with a group, consider getting a salve set and your friends will thank you when one of them inevitably loses or forgets theirs.

    11. Get some compression bags and marvel at how many bulky sweaters you can now fit in your carry-on, no vacuum needed!!

    12. A giant scarf in a neutral color, like this highly rated one on Amazon, will go with all your outfits, and can double as a blanket if needed!

    13. Products that can pull double duty, like Vaseline, are essential for cold-weather travel.

    14. If you can't let your travel get between you and your favorite show, the Roku Streaming Stick might be your new best friend.

    15. Pack your rain boots, like these highly-rated quilted Sperry duck boots, even if you *think* you'll make it without them.

    16. Leggings are frowned upon in some places but no one will see them under your long puffer, so get these fleece-lined leggings and live your coziest life!!

    17. Drinking some Emergen-C before, during, and a little after your trip will help combat any new germs you might meet on your travel.

    18. This ultra-light down jacket is delightfully cozy and packable, AND has 5 stars with almost 600 reviews!

    19. Bringing a pain-relieving balm, like Tiger Balm, will save you from achy muscles and joints.

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