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hand luggage question - toiletries

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merlin Tue 09-Jun-09 23:06:34

So, am going for a long weekend so just carry on bag.

Now have realised could be tricky with all the toiletries required!! Have got some miniature shampoos/conditioner/shower gel etc.

What do I do about contact lens cleaner and sun tan lotion which can't get in 100ml?

Anyone any experience please?

Oh and also - what about makeup? Does it have to be in a clear plastic bag too?

poopscoop Tue 09-Jun-09 23:08:38

If you are taking it as only hand luggage, you will have to buy it when you get there. They will make you discard anything over the 100ml.

GrimmaTheNome Tue 09-Jun-09 23:14:19

Every airport I've ever been in the UK has at least one Boots per terminal after security so presumably you can just get it there.

poopscoop Tue 09-Jun-09 23:19:06

oh yes, you can buy it the other side which is all a bit daft really.

inscotland Wed 10-Jun-09 09:04:07

Or go to boots beforehand and get several of those little clear bottles and decant your fave products at home to take with you.

janinlondon Wed 10-Jun-09 10:23:22

Remember if you buy it in a large size at Boots on the way out, you have to either do it again on the way back or chuck it all out.........

merlin Wed 10-Jun-09 11:53:07

Thanks all! What a pain - next time think will check in my bag!!!

inscotland Wed 10-Jun-09 17:20:06

Was in ASDA today and they have a whole section of minature shampoo, conditioner, showergel, deoderant etc. All on offer.

merlin Wed 10-Jun-09 20:40:36

Thanks inscotland - will check out tom!!

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