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    20 Travel-Sized Products For People Who Are Always On The Go

    When Willie Nelson sang "I just can't wait to get on the road again"...I felt that.

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    1. A tiny tube of coconut oil to bring your ultimate cure-all with you wherever you may roam.

    The coconut oil is 100% organic, and the 3.4 oz. tube is TSA-friendly!

    Promising Review: I LOVE this stuff. I've tried (and failed miserably) to travel with coconut oil. This makes is so easy and convenient. No spills, no mess. It's fantastic." —Erika Anderson

    Get it from Amazon for $10.50.

    2. A pack of Nakee Butter, which'll improve any blah travel snack with its delectable chocolate peanut-buttery flavor.

    It also has10 grams of plant-based protein to relieve brain fog and give you a boost! I IRL love Nakee Butter so much. Nutella? I don't know her.

    Promising review: "This stuff is amazing! Better than Nutella and full of good-for-you ingredients! It is a great snack I keep in my purse. Everyone I have given a sample to is crazy about it. Please put this on every grocery store shelf in America!" —kk15020

    Get a six-pack from Amazon for $17.70.

    3. A variety of Mario Badescu facial sprays for keeping your skin even more glowing than it would be at home. Vacation for you = vacation for your face.

    This multi-pack includes three sprays: cucumber green tea, herbal rosewater, and chamomile lavender. Ahhhh...refreshing.

    Promising review: "I've always ordered the big size of the rose spray but had to have these travel-size versions. Love this stuff — it makes my skin feel so refreshed, especially during this hot summer!" —Frenchy

    Get it from Amazon for $21.

    4. A personal humidifier that magically turns your dry old hotel room into a moisturizing oasis using any plastic water bottle. (I don't think I'm being dramatic when I say this is a miracle of modern science.)

    What a great way to reuse a plastic bottle! Mother Nature thanks you.

    Promising review: "I loved this product. I travel to Las Vegas from Houston a few times a year, and the climate change is so drastic that I usually am in pain from being so dried out!! I used this product every night during my stay and felt great!! I even came home and didn't get sick like I usually do after traveling! I would definitely recommend this to anyone who needs a convenient humidifier that is easy to travel with and move around!!" —Kevin

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99.

    5. A 60-pack of Emergen-C drink mix to stop sneaky illness in its tracks before it foils your journey.

    Promising review: "The Immune+ version of Emergen-C is truly a different experience. You get a much nicer fizzle and pop, which is very refreshing when the urge arises to clear out some junk from a germy day or trip. The Super Orange flavor is clearly the best (I have tried the others) and this is an excellent way to get some quick vitamins really anytime through your day. Also the small packets make it very easy to travel with." —Andrew

    Get it from Amazon for $16.12.

    6. A collapsable water bottle, because hydration! is! key! always! This bottle will help you get your daily H2O fill without purchasing plastic bottles — better for the earth, and better for your wallet.


    The bottle is watertight (duh), dishwasher-safe, and folds down to AN INCH for easy travel!

    Promising review: "I have been backpacking through Europe for about a month now and this water bottle has saved me space and hassle on countless occasions. It is lightweight, easy to store away, and quickly can be fully functional. I have saved at least €60 on water bottles by having this nifty bottle ready to go whenever a tap presents itself." —Jenna Troiso

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

    7. A bunch of Sriracha packets to add a little spice to even the blandest airplane food. And hey, what's the deal with airline food anyway?! *ba dum, chhh*

    Promising review: "Ordered these for my son who loves to go backpacking. He loves Sriracha sauce, and these packets are the perfect size for backpacking — adds flavor to almost any backpacking meal. He couldn't wait to share these with his backpacking friends." —DogGoneRogue

    Get 25 7-gram packets from Amazon for $4.99.

    8. A two-in-one flat iron and curling iron so you don't have to commit to one travel look. Wavy locks in LA, a pin-straight 'do in New York — you are a regional chameleon who can't be tamed!,

    A one-button switch goes from straight to curl.

    Promising review: "LOVED this product! The size is perfect for both traveling and everyday use! I loved the easy rubbery grip on the handle as well as the smooth titanium plates! Heats up super fast and both flat iron and curling iron sides work awesome! Would def recommend!" —Glenda Bates

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99 (available in black and white).

    9. A spray bottle of Poo-Pourri to keep your fellow travelers on the plane/bus/hostel from staring menacingly at your butt and saying, "We know what you did."

    Poo-Pourri has garnered over ELEVEN THOUSAND REVIEWS on Amazon, and the verdict is in: This shit works.

    Promising review: "I have these sprays in every bathroom in my home. I also travel with them, because you know how it is in a hotel with the bathroom right there by where you're sleeping... I also keep one at work, although I had to start hiding it in the bathroom because apparently other people love it as much as I do and decided to take it home with them. I highly recommend. So much more effective than the 'courtesy flush.' By the time you do that one, the problem is already 'out there.' With Poo-Pourri, it never has a chance. I haven't met a scent I didn't like so far. What a great idea!" —Kindle Customer

    Get it in a variety of travel sizes from Amazon for $6.97+.

    10. A cruelty-free, vegan, and aluminum-free travel deodorant that will keep you stink-free even when you're sweating it out on your latest adventure.

    It also boasts 24-hour wear, so your pits can stay busy without worrying about *the funk*.

    Promising review: "More people need to know about this stuff. It simply stops odor and lasts forever. It is like magic rock. I only have to put it on every other day and my pits are absolutely smell-free. I only wish I would have found this stuff years ago. I can't believe how affordable this is too. If more people knew about this, it would put the deodorant industry out of business! Just wet the crystal or put it on after your shower the crystal needs to be moist to work. Leaves no residue at all and kills the stink for days! The travel-sized container is perfect and it lasts forever." —Michael Smith

    Get it from Amazon for $3.

    11. A set of Tide travel packets so you can wash those well-traveled undies anywhere with a sink — your garments don't need to be smelly in order to see the world!

    Promising review: "I always have these with me. It’s so critical as a full- time traveler. They’re small and stashable and make any quick sink laundry job effective. And I get to have my favorite brand from home, which is so nice when you're away. I consistently stock up on these after every trip." —World Traveller

    Get a three-pack from Amazon for $3.39.

    12. A durable, foldable pair of headphones that will remain resilient even when they're at the bottom of your backpack among discarded lipstick, train tickets, and loose tobacco (you're not even a smoker, why is there loose tobacco down there?).

    Promising review: "These are a great size for traveling. Not too bulky. The sound comes in very clear. I like to use them on planes because they also block out the surrounding noise pretty well and are more comfortable for my ears than earbuds." —michele

    Get them from Amazon for $29.99 (available in eight colors).

    13. A pack of disposable toilet seat covers to keep your booty clean and happy in any restroom without having to hover. Sit! Relax! Stay a while!

    Promising review: "Love love love these!! I bought these for traveling for about two months in Central America. I have been traveling by bus/air and staying in hostels/hotels and private homes. These little babies have been lifesavers since many bathrooms are fine and many on the roads are questionable. I put a pack of seat covers in my travel backpack with a small roll of toilet paper, make a little kit, and I am good to go!!" —Cynthia Lee

    Get a five-pack on Amazon for $8.99.

    14. A lightweight and spring-action travel umbrella so you can combat the elements while combatting an overstuffed backpack.

    The umbrella has been reviewed over 5,000 (!) times on Amazon! It weighs less than a pound and has a 42-inch diameter. So efficient!

    Promising review: "Have had it for months now and what a lifesaver! I travel a lot so I keep this tucked in my briefcase for those 'moments of unexpected downpour.' Well let me tell you, it happens and this thing springs into action (pun intended) and is compact and light but large and strong! Highly recommend." —Flenn

    Get it from Amazon for $23.95 (available in six colors).

    15. A luxurious miniature toothpaste that will make you feel like you're in a five-star hotel...even if you're camping in the middle of nowhere and are fairly certain a bear is approaching.

    Promising review: "I made the mistake of buying Marvis toothpaste once, and I was hooked. I have since tried using a travel size of Colgate when I was traveling and I hated it! Marvis texture is not gritty at all and it leaves your teeth feeling so smooth. It also seems to be more concentrated, so you don't need to use as much on your toothbrush. It is more expensive than other toothpastes, but it lasts longer. Available in several different amazing flavors, this really is worth every penny. But you might have to justify to your spouse why you need to spend this much on toothpaste. Once they try it, however, they'll be hooked as well." —Alan

    Get it from Amazon for $6 for 1.3 oz. or $10.50 for 3.8 oz.

    16. A three-pack of small notebooks to make sure even your biggest ideas don't take up too much carry-on space.

    The notebooks measure 3.5 inches by 5.5 inches and contain 48 pages of ruled paper to fill with your hopes, dreams, and letters home.

    Promising review: "Perfect small notebook to take with you on the go and write down information that you might forget. I always carry one with me and write down stuff that I would not likely remember when I get home. These pads are not bulky and easily fit in your back pocket or jacket pocket without becoming annoying. A must for people teeming with ideas that they would forget later on. Write them down on the spot and never forget anything again!" —Fred Adelman

    Get them from Amazon for $9.95.

    17. A mini can of dry shampoo so you don't have to face that yucky hostel shower, but can still look fly enough to wink at the QTs you'll meet while backpacking through Spain.

    The 1.6 oz. bottle is TSA-friendly.

    Promising review: "This product works very well. I have very dry and brittle hair in general, so I try to only wash my hair to to three tmes a week if possible, but I also stay active, so this really helps extend and freshen my hair especially in the summer months. Works just as well as higher-priced brands. I keep this on hand at home, in my gym bag and when traveling for work, and it's hard to fit in time for washing, drying and re-styling my hair before my next meeting. This is really a lifesaver." —Erin Cissel

    Get a six-pack from Amazon for $15.35.

    18. A small and simple digital travel alarm clock because there is nothing more anxiety-inducing than relying on a hotel alarm clock you're unfamiliar with to wake you up on time.

    I fall asleep listening to podcasts! So sue me! I'm afraid my phone will die in the night and won't wake me up, ok?! This trusty clock has no bells or whistles. Well...except for the one you need to wake up.

    Promising Review: "Love it, love, it, love it! I have been a flight attendant for 39 years and am frequently changing time zones on my layovers. I always use a backup battery-powered alarm clock and need to often change the alarm. This has been my best one yet! It is simple to use, and has all the necessary features for me. I am now ready to retire but I will be using this on all my future leisure travels." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $9.97 (available in black and white).

    19. A travel-sized Venus razor to keep your skin as smooth as the vast, open highway (if that's something you care about!).

    This teensy razor can be refilled with any Venus blade, so you can reuse the handle every time you hit the road.

    Promising review: "My only problem with this thing is that I can't go back in time with it! This thing would have been so useful back in college, or in my overnight bag for trips with friends, and a ton of other situations! I LOVE that you can change out the heads on it and keep using it. When I initially bought mine I thought it was a single-use razor. Thank goodness that it's not!" —JD

    Get it from Amazon for $6.79.

    20. A collapsible electric kettle, because a weary traveler is perhaps the most deserving of a warm, delightful beverage at the end of the day.

    Promising review: "I really didn't expect it to be as good as it's description, but it was, and in so many ways. Lightweight and small enough to pack when travelling, it folds out to hold just enough water to make my large mug of morning coffee, and it comes to a boil quickly — no time to grump 'hurry up I need my coffee.' I only got this little treasure recently, so I have no idea how durable it will be, but the price is right to get another one. I recommend this little kettle to anyone that travels and only has so much luggage space. Who knows, it might even leave enough room to also pack a little bag of your own brand of coffee, teabags, hot chocolate, or hot apple cider!" —SLA

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in white and black).

    A moment of silence for every time you were that guy trying to get your big-ass luggage on a plane.


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

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