It is not easy to travel and maintain hygiene altogether. When travelling, you don’t know what food, water are you going to get. Will you be able to bathe or wash clothes. When travelling overseas, you should take special care if you’re not sure whether the water is safe. Such as you should drink only bottled water.
You may suffer from traveller’s diarrhea and may spoil your trip. That is why you should always always maintain hygiene.
After several trips to different places i have come up with these travel hygiene list which should be able to handle just about anything, from boring business trips to wilderness adventures.
Tip: You should always carry mini bottles instead of big one.
You should always carry basic bodily maintenance products even if you are staying in good hotel.This include soap, shampoo, moisturiser, toothpaste, toothbrush, deodorants and razors.
Eureka Forbes Aquaguard Personal Purifier Bottle
Eureka Forbes Aquaguard Personal Purifier Bottle is handy and affordable portable filter. This is a soft squeeze bottle with see through water level indicator & dust cap. BPA free, non-toxic plastic bottle with antimicrobial properties. This filter removes 99.9% bacteria & virus while you are on trip. Its cartridge has life upto 600 fills. This is must carry to places you don’t get good quality of water.
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Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry Touch Sunblock, SPF 50+
Going for a beach vacation, sunscreen is must to carry. The sun is harsh on beaches and can give you sunburns. This Neutrogena ultra sheer dry touch sunblock contain SPF 50. This leaves you skin soft and smooth. This is Oil-free, Waterproof, sweatproof, resists rub-off and hence, provides you the best protection under sun. Make sure you reapply the sunscreen every 3 hours while under sun.
Philips BT1215/15 USB Cordless Beard Trimmer
The Philips cordless beard trimmer is easy to carry and use. While on long trip, you need to trim your beard and little bit hair. This one saves your time to search a good salon and also prevents you from infection caused by non-sterilised razors from a local place. You just need to charge and use it anywhere.
PEESAFE Toilet Seat Sanitizer Spray
Pee safe is travel-friendly, easy to carry aerosol spray bottle. It can also be used on other toilet surfaces like taps, flush and door handles. It protects against germs and bacteria. It also reduces the risk of bathroom borne diseases like Diarrhoea and Urinary Tract Infection (UTI). This is the best product for women as they are more tend to get UTIs.
PeeBuddy Standard Travel Hygiene Kit
PeeBuddy Standard Travel Hygiene Kit contains urinal funnel, disposable bags, sweat pads, pain relief patch, wet wipes and mosquito repellent. This shows it is a complete package to carry. It makes you freshen up on the go with our cool wet wipes, no sweat stains, use underarm sweat pads.
Generic Magic Compressed Travel Towel Nonwoven Washcloth
Great For home, office, restraunts, school, daycare, camping, fishing and more. Just soak them in water for a few seconds and a beautiful 40x30cm size towels emerges from what was once compressed into a 4.5×1.0cm package. That’s why we call them Magic!
Good knight Fabric Roll-On Personal Mosquito Repellent
Good knight Fabric Roll-On Personal Mosquito Repellent consists of pure citronella and eucalyptus oil. When you travel, you don’t want to get irritated by mosquito bites. Just apply 4 dots of the non-staining formula on clothes for complete outdoor protection. It protects from all kind of mosquitoes for 8 hours including those spreading dengue, malaria and chikungunya. It is safe for children, for babies under 2 years of age apply on their prams, cots and strollers.
Listerine Cool Mint Mouthwash
When you are short on water or place where you can brush or floss.This mouthwash may help you kill germs and prevent the bad breath. The best part is this doesn’t leave the bad after taste. Listerine reaches all parts of your mouth and removes 99.9% germs. Its unique formula with 4 Essential Oils deeply penetrates to remove the bacteria in the plaque biofilm.
Himalaya Herbals Pure Hands Hand Sanitizer
Himalaya Herbals Pure Hands Hand Sanitizer kills 99.9 percent of germs without soap or water.It protects the skin from oxidative damage and helps prevent itching.It also removes excess heat from the body and provides a cooling effect.
You should also make a small health kit which should have band aids, antiseptics, anti pain and anti diarrheal medicine, acidity medicines.
One thing without which i can not start my abroad travel trip is travel insurance. You never know health situations in another countries. Always make sure you have travel insurance before any trip.