19 Liquid-Free Beauty Products for a Spill-Proof Carry-On
Butter London Scrubbers
Realizing a whole bottle of nail polish remover spilled in your luggage is the stuff of travel nightmares. Sleep soundly knowing these individually-wrapped scrubbers stow neatly in your dopp kit, and can strip away a chipped mani in one swipe.
Bobbi Brown Buffing Grains
Just because you’re hopping on an airplane doesn’t mean you can take a vacation from your skincare regimen. Simply mix these buffing grains—made from Japanese adzuki bean—with water for a gentle exfoliating treatment.
SU:M37 Miracle Rose Cleansing Stick
True road warriors prefer products that multi-task, and SU:M37’s rose-infused cleansing stick fits that bill to a T. The Korean cult-fave deep cleans, moisturizes, and exfoliates—plus its twist-up packaging makes it perfect for travel. Sold out? Ask to be notified when it’s back in stock—it’ll be worth the wait.
Herban Essentials Towelettes
For germaphobes, an airplane tray table is a scary place. Calm anxieties with a set of all-natural antibacterial wipes. Made with essential oils, these antiseptic towelettes come in aromatherapeutic scents like lavender, eucalyptus, and fresh orange.
Otter Creek Udderly Clean Soap
Take the farm-to-table trend into the bathroom with a solid cleanser made from moisturizing goat’s milk and soothing orange blossom honey.
Cuyana Travel Case Set
Traveling sans liquids means never worrying about an exploding shampoo bottle or leaky perfume. Stow your spill-proof toiletries in a gorgeous leather cosmetic case, like this pebbled set from Cuyana.
Prospector Co. Compressed Towels
To freshen up mid-flight, simply dampen one of these tablets with warm water, and a fluffy face towel will appear. Add a few drops of essential oil to turn coach into a first-class flying experience.
Klorane Make Up Remover Wipes
After a day of jet-setting, it might be tempting to fall asleep with a full face of makeup. No matter how tired you are, take 5 seconds and wash away the war paint with one of Klorane’s wipes made with soothing cornflower water.
MD Solar Sciences Mineral Sunscreen Stick
A day at the beach is all fun in the sun until someone gets burned. Protect your skin (and your carry-on bag) with a broad-spectrum, non-comedogenic SPF in stick form.
Dr. Bronner's Almond Castile Soap
If carry-on space is truly at a premium, consider packing this old-school bar from Dr. Bronner. It works overtime as a shampoo, soap, shaving cream, and laundry detergent.
Big Sexy Hair Powder Play
While aerosol hair spray is technically allowed through security, save your liquid allotment and the ozone by packing Big Sexy Hair’s volumizing powder. Just tap into your roots for a sky-high ’do.
Lush Brazilliant Shampoo Bars
When a spritz of dry shampoo won’t be enough to get you through your weekend getaway, consider packing one of Lush’s Brazilliant bars. With strengthening andiroba oil and a vibrant citrus scent, the solid shampoo is perfect to take on-the-go. Plus, with proper storage, each bar promises to last 80 uses.
Lush Jungle Conditioner
When Sheet Mask
Nothing wreaks havoc on skin quite like a long-haul flight. Hydrate, soothe, and restore your jet-lagged complexion with one of When’s nourishing Travelmate masks.
Frank Body Original Coffee Scrub
Feeling jet-lagged? Increase your caffeine intake with an exfoliating body scrub made from brown sugar, cold-pressed sweet almond oil, and freshly roasted coffee grounds. Not only does it combat fatigue, but it also promises to improve the appearance of cellulite and acne scarring.
Calm Dead Sea Salts
Draw a bath with Herbivore Botanicals salts and take a trip to the Dead Sea without leaving your hotel room. Blended with floral ylang ylang and natural vanilla, the detox treatment will calm your mind and relax your body after a long day of travel.
Skyn Hydro Cool Firming Eye Gels
Bags belong in the overhead bin, not under your eyes. Soothe, tone, and de-puff delicate skin en-route with a pair of Skyn’s antioxidant-rich gel patches, and arrive at your destination ready to take in the sights.
Elizabeth and James Perfume
Stow your favorite scent—we’re partial to Elizabeth and James Nirvana White—in a solid compact to minimize spills.
Ursa Major Essential Face Wipes
When washing your face just isn’t an option, cleanse your skin with one of Ursa Major’s face wipes. Soaked in the brand’s 4-in-1 tonic formula, these individually wrapped bamboo towelettes remove dirt and oil while soothing irritation.