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    35 Things For Your Next Flight That'll Make You Feel Like You're In First Class

    Forget first class — with this stuff, you'll be feeling like you're traveling on a private jet!

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    1. A twistable memory-foam travel pillow you can mold and shape into whatever form you need to stay comfy.


    Promising review: "After reading a glowing review by a frequent international flyer, I decided the twistable travel pillow was exactly what my husband needed. That traveler returned from an overseas trip and immediately purchased his second one for his lumbar region. So I bought two up front, but not for air travel. My husband has osteoporosis with an overly curved upper back. It is uncomfortable for him to sit for long periods, even in his recliner. Well, many snores later, he decided these were the perfect solution! That evening I placed one behind my neck, just to test it out. Apparently, I had no idea how uncomfortable it actually was just sitting. My neck never had it so good! So I used the lumbar one as well. Felt like I was floating in the chair. Have shown them to everyone. A physical therapist friend went gaga over the concept, and plans to give them as gifts this year." —SMB

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99 (available in two colors).

    2. A portable phone charger because nothing ruins a flight more than being stuck without the ability to mindlessly play Candy Crush for hours on end.


    Promising review: "We bought these to take with us on a trip to Disney World. I was paranoid about having enough phone battery to last through a long day. It quickly charged my two phones and left plenty of extra juice to share with our other family members. It weighs about as much as an egg, so it was barely noticeable in my pocket. I can't recommend this enough!" —J. Palmer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in four colors).

    3. A decadent cashmere blanket scarf that'll keep you warm and cozy without having to carry around a bulky blanket — or beg for one from the flight attendants.


    Promising review: "I love this shawl! It is the perfect size for traveling and is soft and cozy. It’s so versatile. I will use it on the plane as well as for chilly nights while on vacation. Thank you for a quality shawl at an affordable price." —Pam

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in 22 colors).

    4. A pair of compression socks so you can actually get your shoes back on at the end of the flight and don't have to do the walk of shame off the plane with shoes in hand.


    Promising review: "My ankles got really swollen after a 14-hour plane ride last year, so I thought I would give these a try. I recently completed another 14-hour plane ride and these socks really did the job! I had them on for a good 24 hours straight and they remained comfortable the whole time. My ankles were not swollen, my legs and feet felt really good after the ride, and the socks stayed in place the whole time." —MYamo

    Explore their wonders in a full review of these compression socks.

    Get them from Amazon for $12.95+ (available in sizes S-XL and in nine colors).

    5. A pack of collagen-infused under-eye masks to help your tired eyes feel refreshed and enriched after an exhausting journey.


    Promising review: "These are very moist and leave the area under the eye feeling refreshed and hydrated for a long time. They stay exactly where you place them, I can even slip my glasses on if I need to and they don't interfere." —Krycek

    Get two packs of 30 sheets from Amazon for $3.87.

    6. A multipurpose travel wallet that has plenty of space for all the documents you need and a pen, because good luck finding one of those when you need to fill out all those customs documents!


    Promising review: "This is my new go-to travel wallet! It has slots for everything you need. The color is great and it's not bulky. If it had more than three credit card slots I would use it as my everyday wallet because that's how much I love it. My pen kept falling out so I would suggest using a pen that has a clip in it. The inside flap came in handy for my plane boarding passes." —Tee

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in 35 colors).

    7. A pair of comfortable leggings so you can transition from sleeping on your flight to sprinting to catch your connection straight to a first-class upgrade., Amazon

    Promising review: "Holy crap these are awesome! I don't wear leggings on any kind of regular basis and I don't do yoga, but I wanted these as comfy travel pants and they really delivered. They're opaque, long enough, and sturdy. I am 5'7", 175 lbs, and an XL fit perfectly." —Danielle M. Fracassa

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 18 colors).

    8. A silk eye mask to help relax you to sleep — even on the most stressful of trips.


    Promising review: "I just got back from a long trip to a country on the other side of the world. I used this eye mask and it worked AMAZINGLY. I can't say enough good things about it!! It is incredibly soft and lightweight. The adjustable strap allows for a looser fit that doesn't put too much pressure on the eyes/forehead. I'm very glad I picked this one because of the softness and comfort." —Scott Wilt

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in 13 colors).

    9. A lightweight footrest you can attach to the seat in front of you for a little added support.


    Promising review: "I've traveled internationally so much and tried so many different gadgets to try and make the long-haul flights more comfortable, so I bought this with a bit of skepticism, to say the least. That being said, I could not have been more surprised at the difference these made for both my wife and myself. Quality seems good. VERY comfortable. My wife is 5'6" and I'm 6'1" and they worked well for both of us in Delta's economy comfort. I would highly recommend." —Greg Wright

    Get it from Amazon for $9.57

    10. A hydrating and brightening sheet mask to help bring your skin back to life after hours of being hit with recirculated air.


    Promising review: "I really like these things! Leave my skin so soft, perfect for traveling." —Amy Carq

    Get a pack of five from Amazon for $12.70.

    11. A pair of cordless noise-canceling headphones designed with super-soft ear cuffs, Bluetooth capability, and a backup cord just in case you use up all the juice mid-flight.


    Promising review: "I'm not a techie or gamer, so this is just your average person's review. I love these because they are completely around the ear (your ear ends up in a little soft house), comfortable for my bigger-than-average head. I can wear them over my large plastic-framed glasses without issue, the controls on the side are great. They are mic-wireless and speaker-wireless, easy to set up with both PCs and Macs (I am using them across several devices at home and at work), rechargeable (no more need for constantly consumed batteries), and there is no sound leakage. For the money, these headphones are AWESOME! I'm seriously glad that I purchased them." —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $34.99+ (available in seven colors).

    12. A chic embossed leather passport holder that might just help you get you that upgrade you've always dreamed about., Amazon

    Promising review: "We travel every chance we get. After having been on about a dozen trips this year, I noticed my passport was a bit rough around the edges. I purchased this cover to help protect it since it’s usually thrown down in my purse or a backpack for usually a week at a time. This is well-made and pretty — both wins in my book. It also has slots for credit cards or ID." —sheila davis

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in 22 colors).

    13. A TSA-friendly four-piece travel skin-care kit complete with two hydrating and illuminating sheet masks, a pair of rejuvenating eye gel masks, and a hydrating lip gel mask to help you make the most out of your travel time.


    Promising review: "I've purchased several of these boxes for long haul flights. I typically don't use all four on the same flight. Great to have for red-eye flights, or for when you want to look more refreshed getting off the plane. Highly recommend!" —Ray Finkle

    Get the four-piece kit from Amazon for $20.

    14. A collapsible water bottle you can take through security empty, fill up at a water fountain, and have enough water to stay hydrated throughout your flight.


    Promising review: "We purchased two of these for our trip abroad and I have only one thing to say about it — it was the best purchase we made for the trip. They flattened down and fit into our backpack just fine. The minute we made it through the TSA checkpoint, we filled it up. It holds quite a bit of liquid, so we didn't have to fill up every five minutes during the trip like with some smaller-capacity bottles." —Sheryl

    Get it from Amazon for $24.95 (available in eight colors).

    15. A 3-in-1 headphone splitter that lets you charge your phone and listen to music during your infinitely slow flight.


    Promising review: "Wire is not fragile, connector is high quality. I used it on my holiday flight and the sound was loud and clear enough to hear the film." —Michael Murch

    Get it from Amazon for $8.29.

    16. A pack of soothing and refreshing body wipes for that I-just-showered feeling after an all-night flight.


    Promising review: "I used these on a 22-hour international flight so I could freshen up. I loved it for that purpose, but also for excursions while on vacation. I took them when I went horseback riding, or if I was away from my hotel all day in very hot climates. They really did a great job of refreshing me just enough so I could be comfortable until I could actually shower."—Ashley M.

    Get a pack of 10 from Amazon for $8.50.

    17. A genius little Pocket Palette, a travel-friendly totally portable kit with everything you need to do your makeup on the go! It includes mascara, BB cream, and blush/lip tint that'll have you looking fly without having to carry your entire makeup bag around.,

    Promising review: "I travel often for work, and it’s so much easier to pack a few pocket palettes than tote my regular makeup — they’re super carry-on bag/airport-friendly! I love my Lancôme but I’d much rather not tote around heavy glass bottles, so I keep a palette at the ready for the gym, in my purse, at my desk at work, etc. — they’re that convenient. For the makeup itself, the quality of the BB cream is great. It’s light, feels and looks natural, you can get at least two full uses out of the quantity. The lip/cheek color amount is also generous. I personally go for a darker lip generally, but this is good for blush and will last me a while. I love how handy the mascara applicator is, so fun-sized. For someone on the go, who isn't soooo makeup savvy that I'm contouring all the time, this product is really practical!" —Maureen

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $11.99 (available in four shades).

    18. A reversible vegan-leather travel tote that'll hold everything you might need at a moment's notice — or in the event your luggage doesn't make it.,

    Promising review: "I bought this bag for a trip I recently took and am extremely pleased with it. The versatility of being reversible (dark to light) was a plus, getting two for the price of one. It is soft and supple and holds a ton of stuff! My 13' laptop/tablet fit perfectly and there was still room for a lot of other travel stuff. The magnet that holds the flaps together was strong, too. I would definitely purchase this product again and will use it on future trips!" —D. Webb

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in 11 colors).

    19. A Global Entry membership so no matter how far back you are on the plane, when you get off you'll breeze right through customs — you'll have to fill out an in-depth application and have an in-person interview, but once approved you'll be able to bypass all those dreaded security lines.

    Global Entry

    Learn more about the cost and application process here.

    20. A pack of portable reusable towels that expand when you add water, so you always have a way to wipe everything down — even yourself.


    Promising review: "Just add a little water to plump these up to full size. They are stronger than I expected and good for all kinds of cleanups — sticky hands, car window smudges, wiping shoes, carrying for travel and in your car. We usually have a bottle of water when traveling so these are convenient to use." —Sukie62

    Get a pack of 25 from Amazon for $7.17.

    21. A machine-washable seamless and wireless Hanes bra that has a very comfortable four-way stretch fabric, adjustable straps, and is totally tag-free.


    I have these bras (I'm normally a 38DD) and the large is amazing! I can't run a marathon in them, but they hold everything up and together comfortably. I even sleep in them only 'cause I forget I'm wearing one! The sizing chart only goes up to D, but I've had success despite my bigger cup size — probably because I am on the smaller side of a DD.

    Promising review: "I love this bra! I am four months pregnant and have ever-changing swollen and tender breasts. This bra can be used for sleeping in or wearing around during the day. It provides medium support so can be worn for some light exercise and yoga. It is so soft and flexible it feels almost like I have nothing on but at the same time provides enough support to keep my swollen, painful boobies in line without squishing them. It is also stretchy enough to go up a cup size without changing bras. Order based on the rib cage size to get the perfect fit. The cups and shoulders are adjustable enough to accommodate several cup sizes and/or broad shoulders. It also has snaps in the straps that allow you to cross them in back for more support or different styled tops (and they are also the most understated snaps, right above the cup). Even though it is not technically a nursing bra, it would work well. Keep in mind that it has zero padding." —Andie and Brie

    Get it from Amazon for $10.68+ (available in sizes S-XL and in six colors).

    22. A washable and inflatable headrest you can roll up and don't have to wear as a pillow necklace.


    Promising review: "Just took this on a 14-hour flight to Australia. As someone who has great trouble sleeping upright, this definitely made the journey much more pleasant. I also used it on a bunch of short three- to four-hour flights, and it worked great as a chin rest or side pillow while I watched TV and read. It inflates and deflates MUCH quicker than the other travel pillows I have. I also didn't have the problem of falling forward when dozing off." —David

    Get it from Amazon for $26.95 (available in three colors).

    23. A five-piece Amika travel kit with travel-size versions of their amazing dry shampoo, nourishing mask, volume and texturizing spray, and detangling primer all in a handy little pouch — it's basically gonna look like you got an in-flight blowout.


    Promising review: "Loved this sample pack! There were so many different products I wanted to try, and this is a GREAT way to do it! The detangler is great for curly hair, and I just purchased the large size! Also, the dry shampoo goes on very light — making it great for on-the-go!" —nmbeee

    Get the kit from Sephora for $29 and find even more TSA approved travel products.

    24. Or invest in Drybar's The Jet-Setter Bundle that comes with all the travel essentials you need — their Baby Buttercup Travel Blow-dryer, Tiny Tress Press Detailing Iron, Lil' Lemon Drop Travel Detangling Brush, the Morning After Shower Cap, and travel-size versions of their Detox Dry Shampoo, Dry Conditioner, Triple Sec 3-in-1 Blanc, and Hot Toddy.


    Get it from Drybar for $210.

    25. A splurgeworthy cashmere travel set so you can sleep in the lap of luxury while you're cramped in a middle seat.


    Promising review: "I travel two times a week on five- to six-hour trips. I am always cold. This cashmere is fantastic. I use the pouch sometimes by my neck as well. The pouch allows me to cram the throw into my large tote and it does not get caught or damaged." —MJCSeattle

    Get it from Amazon for $169 (available in four colors).

    26. A chin-supporting travel pillow that'll wrap around your neck and cradle you in comfort until you reach your final destination.


    Promising review: "For those who travel in economy or basic flights like myself you'll know that the comfortability factor can be an issue. This pillow is a great offset for that — I slept like a baby on a flight." —Scorpio305mia

    Get it from Amazon for $24.97+ (available in adult and child sizes and in seven colors).

    BTW, this is our mid-price pick for the best travel pillow on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    27. A dishwasher-safe single-serve coffee brewer because airplane coffee is f#@%ing terrible.


    Promising review: "I am an avid coffee lover. I travel for work each week, and finding a good cup of coffee to start my morning can be quite a challenge (and can come with hefty prices). This little device tucks right into my bag and takes up very little space. I like a strong cup of coffee, so I let mine set a bit after pouring the water. Cleanup is quick and easy. AND, there's a bonus with this dripper — I use it in the evening for my loose tea. Two devices in one!" —Brenda Henderson

    Get it from Amazon for $6.92.

    28. An inflatable footrest perfect for turning your economy-class seat into a cozy bed for your kiddos.


    Promising review: "Buying a footrest pillow was the best decision I have made recently. It's perfect for long flights and can double as a bed for small children to rest on during a flight. I recently traveled with my family, and my son rested on this pillow the entire way. It didn't take long to blow up and wasn't too difficult to deflate. Deflation is very fast. I just open the valve and the air inside was out within a few seconds." —Antonio

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in three colors).

    29. A machine-washable neck pillow so you can make sure it's totally clean for every flight.


    Promising review: "Wrap it around your neck, positioning the built-in support to cradle your head to one side, or the other, and you're set. It will adjust to fit anyone, is comfortable, and will easily fit in even the smallest carry-on bag or purse. I've tried the horseshoe pillows, the memory foam 'logs', and just about everything else you can think of. This is, by far, the best for those seats that don't have a window." —Thomas

    Get it from Amazon for $25+ (available in seven colors and in adult and children sizes).

    30. A pack of gentle Purell wipes to disinfect your hands — and table tray.


    Promising review: "I ordered these prior to a bunch of air travel to wipe down my seat/tray table/seat belt buckle, etc., as well as things in hotel rooms. This year's flu is no joke. I love that they come in sealed packs of 20, perfect size for travel, and I can easily use a pack before they dry out. They have a really subtle fresh scent, not overpowering. The cloth is nice and soft. While I didn't run any scientific tests, I can attest that I didn't get sick after all that travel! We've thrown a pack into our camping gear box, and I've put one in the car. I'll definitely be ordering these again when we run out." —Amazon Customer

    Get a six-pack of 20 wipes from Amazon for $11.88.

    31. A travel toothbrush kit that'll keep your breath fresh even after you devoured whatever that "meal" was they just served you.


    Promising review: "I've had A LOT of different travel toothbrushes over the years and these are the best I've ever used. I love how the brush folds down into itself for storage and how sturdy it is when you open it up to use. Usually, they flop all over or seem like they're about to break but this was really great quality. Excellent product." —Heather

    Get the kit from Amazon for $7.19+ (available in three varieties).

    32. A pack of homeopathic tablets to help you combat the fatigue and stress overwhelming your body after a long journey.


    Promising review: "I don’t know how or why, but these absolutely work. We used these on a flight from Houston to Belfast, including one short layover at Heathrow. Total travel time was almost 16 hours and we lost six hours coming into Belfast. My husband and I both had zero jet lag, stayed up until about midnight on the day we landed, and woke up feeling great on our first full day. I’m normally really susceptible to jet lag so I’m completely sold on these. They’re cheap too, so if you suffer from jet lag I feel like this is one of those things where it can’t hurt to try it." —DGS

    Get a pack of 32 from Amazon for $10.95.

    33. A luxuriously soft sleeping mask that'll let the flight attendants know they shouldn't pass you up during meal service — because once they do, good luck getting them to come back.

    Goia Boutique on Etsy

    Get it from Goia Boutique on Etsy for $19.95+ (available in satin and silk and in two sizes).

    34. A refreshing Evian facial spray to give you a calming and relaxing spritz when all you want to do is scream to your neighbors that they need to share the armrest.


    Promising review: "I am never without a bottle of Evian mist in my makeup bag. Love the mini size for travel. I use it after I apply my makeup to help it set, giving me a light dewy finish. I spray my face with it at night, after cleansing and before and after applying my HA serum. The mini bottles are also a must for my carry-on bag when traveling. A little spritz during a long-haul flight is perfect for a refreshed feeling and quick pick-me-up!" —CeCe Cavanaugh

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $16.

    35. And some yummy chocolate chip cookies, because those motherf#@%ers up in first-class get fresh baked cookies and that's just not fair!


    Get a pack from Target for $5.99.

    With this stuff, you won't even want to sit in first in class.


    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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