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PongoPingoPango Sat 04-Aug-18 10:51:23

Flying soon for family holiday, I want to put a bit of makeup in my hand luggage but how on earth do the restrictions work? Is there only a certain amount in total? Or does each bottle have to only have a certain amount in it?!

Please someone help my absolute brain fog! Google isn't being much help!!

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justpoppngby Sat 04-Aug-18 11:02:18

As long as you don't have more than 1000ml in total you can have them in varying quantities and different bottles etc however they must not exceed 100ml each. I find it easier to decant larger stuff into smaller travel bottles.
They must then fit in a 10x10 cm clear sealable plastic bag.
Keep in mind you can buy large bottles of suncream etc in a shop like boots after going through customs stuff.

userxx Sat 04-Aug-18 11:02:49

As long as liquid is less than 100 ml you will be ok.

GertrudeCB Sat 04-Aug-18 11:04:02

...or take the money and buy it after you go through security.

justpoppngby Sat 04-Aug-18 11:31:04

Sorry- that should be 20x20cm clear bag

PongoPingoPango Sat 04-Aug-18 12:16:13

Thankyou all for replying! That's really helped, it's only 1 bottle of foundation, one pot of concealer, some lip gloss, mascara and some moisturiser so I should be ok smile good idea with the decanting, think I'll do that with my moisturiser smile

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dementedpixie Sat 04-Aug-18 12:19:00

Each container needs to be 100mls or less and they need to fit into a clear resealable bag with max size 20x20cm

dementedpixie Sat 04-Aug-18 12:22:04

If you do take liquids in your hand luggage:

- containers must hold no more than 100ml
- containers must be in a single, transparent, resealable plastic bag, which holds no more than a litre and measures approximately 20cm x 20cm
- contents must fit comfortably inside the bag so it can be sealed
- the bag must not be knotted or tied at the top
- you’re limited to 1 plastic bag per person
- you must show the bag at the airport security point

PongoPingoPango Sat 04-Aug-18 12:59:41

Also while we are on the subject does anyone know what I do with ds inhaler? He has two and I need to keep them on me on the flight just in case, does that count towards your liquid allowance?

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Hoppinggreen Sat 04-Aug-18 20:25:09

Inhalers are separate
We have been flying with DD’s inhalers at least 3 times a year for 10 years and we just carry them in hand luggage and don’t even get them out at security

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