travel

This easy packing hack will ensure your toiletries never spill in your suitcase ever again.

Let’s face it: There’s nothing more irritating than finally arriving at your hotel, only to open your suitcase to find your shampoo, conditioner, face wash and foundation has leaked all over your clothes.

(Except perhaps losing all your money on one of these common travel scams).

Luckily, there’s a super easy way to avoid this mess, meaning future you will be guaranteed a stress-free unpacking experience.

Twitter user Jaiden shared the simple trick on Twitter, admitting that his mum let him in on the family packing secret.

Yep, all you have to do is unscrew the lid, pop a piece of cling wrap over the bottle and screw the bottle top back on and you’re set.

ADVERTISEMENT

Consider your leaky luggage problems solved.

travel toiletries
You, with your clean, spill-free toiletries. Image via Getty.

Jaiden's helpful trick has been re-tweeted more than 2,400 times, with many sharing their own tales of cling wrap saving them from leaks.

"I did this today with my coffee, put a plastic bag over it closed the top and put it in my backpack and biked. It worked," Brittany shared.

"We end up having to clean or throw out a bag at least every other trip, so this is saving us a lot of heartache!" another thankful follower wrote.

What's your best travel packing hack? Share in the comments below!

Light blue and pink butterfly illustration. You click, we help. Shooting star illustration.

Mamamia is funding 100 girls in school, every day.

So just by spending time with Mamamia, you’re helping educate girls, which is the best tool to lift them out of poverty.

Thanks for helping!

Light blue and pink butterfly illustration. Girl with pigtails sitting at desk writing in notebook. Row of four books.
Three hands holding books
00:00 / ???