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What’s in the bag : Toiletry Essentials to Pack for Your Next Trip

 
I’ve  been traveling so much lately so I’ve pretty much got packing down to a science. Planning for a trip can be stressful so I’m here to make it a little easier for you and talk about the necessities, today were specifically talking about what’s in the toiletry bag. As a special treat I have teamed up with Smile Brilliant for a giveaway at the end of this post!!!
When thinking about necessities I first think about the things I don’t need - hotels always have shampoo, conditioner and a hairdryer so I never bring my own to save space.  I then think about what items I use at home that I can go without for the week vs. what I use everyday. I also try to think about  products that are good for multipurpose; facial oil is a great example as I use it for a makeup remover at night , a moisturizer in the morning and I also use a small amount on the ends of my hair. Through this I’ve been able to narrow it down to only ten items.

1. Hairbrush

2. Deodorant

3. Toothbrush

4. Toothpaste

5. Facial oil

6. Vitamins and Supplements

7. Perfume

8. Face Mask

9. Facial Roller

10. Q-Tips



I recently made the switch to Smile Brilliant cariPRO electric toothbrush and I couldn’t imagine leaving home without it. I noticed a different in my teeth and gums when I use a manual toothbrush even for a short period of time. The cariPRO is super lightweight and a charge lasts for 30 days so when it comes to travel it’s no more of a hassle than a small manual brush.
The cariPRO has five settings - clean , whiten, , massage , gum care and sensitive. I tend to leave it on the whiten setting but switch to massage after I brush to massage my gums about twice a week. My favorite feature is the built in timer - not only does the cariPRO go for two minutes so I get the recommended amount of brushing time it but it vibrates at 30 second intervals to let me know it's time to move to a different quadrant of my mouth. I'm ashamed to admit that it's clear I wasn't brushing for a full two minutes before and I'm seeing whiter teeth as a result of doing so.


Since I have been so pleased with the cariPRO I'm teaming up with Smile Brilliant to giveaway one to a lucky reader for all your at home and on the road dental needs. I hope you will love your cariPRO as much as I love mine.

You can also use my code memphismandy20 for 20% on the Smile Brilliant website




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