11 Best Eco-Friendly, Vegan, and Toxic-Free Travel Essentials that Make Packing Easy

Do you find yourself overstuffing your toiletry bag with bulky travel essentials that don’t fit when packing for vacation? 

There are just certain things you just can’t leave home without when it comes to packing for a trip. Which is why I’ve gathered up some of my must-have eco, vegan, toxic-free travel essentials that makes packing easy. 

Plus, these travel essentials let you breeze through TSA hassle-free. Because let’s face it, having to get pulled ‘over’ by TSA for a padded check is a big pain in the butt… Especially, if you’re already pressed for time.

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Here are my must-have eco, vegan, toxic-free travel essentials to help make packing easy without the bulk…

Viori Shampoo Bar // made from Longsheng rice water and all natural, non-toxic ingredients // vegan, cruelty-free,  sulfate-free, paraben-free, phthalate-free, zero waste and sustainable // leaves your hair feeling soft and tame without the frizz. I started using this shampoo and conditioner 2 years ago and I am in love with it. You can see the difference in shine and healthiness after the first use.

These are travel essentials that makes packing easy without the bulky bottles that tend to leak under pressure.  I can’t tell you how many times in the past I’ve unpacked my toiletry bag only to find a mess of liquid from my shampoo bottles. Plus, these bars are plastic-free which make it better for the environment.

Viori Conditioner Bar // made from Longsheng rice water and all natural, non-toxic ingredients // vegan, cruelty-free,  sulfate-free, paraben-free, phthalate-free, zero waste and sustainable // Same as the shampoo, the conditioner works just the same and leaves your hair feeling soft and healthy without frizz or knots. The difference is obvious after using it the first time. It’s a great option if you’re looking to bring your hair back to life. Highly recommend.   

Viori Body Wash Bar // made from Longsheng rice water and all natural, non-toxic ingredients // vegan, cruelty-free,  sulfate-free, paraben-free, phthalate-free, zero waste and sustainable // comes in Serenity which has a sweet, natural aloe scent and Native Essence (unscented) for a clean, natural, no added fragrance wash. The bar is made to hydrate and moisturize your skin. All Viori products are amazing and would highly recommend trying them out. These travel essentials are light in weight and make it easy to pack and tuck away in your toiletry bag or luggage. 

Bamboo Shampoo and Conditioner Bar Holder // 6pk multi-purpose, stackable, 100% bamboo holders // eco-friendly, reusable // While these bamboo holders have various uses, I like to use them for my shampoo and conditioner bars. These are travel essentials you can take with you when traveling to keep your bars from making a mess in your luggage. They also make packing easy. Just stash them away in your carry-on, backpack or check-in luggage and you’ll be good to go!

Earth Breeze Laundry Detergent Sheets // zero waste and plastic-free // biodegradable and hypoallergenic // vegan, paraben-free, phosphate-free, bleach-free, chemical-free, skin sensitive // I started using these almost 2 years ago and I love them. They are easy to use and store, take up very little space and make these travel essentials easy to pack for long trips. 

Green Tea Facial Sponge // vegan and cruelty-free // toxic-free, eco-friendly // biodegradable, plastic-free // all natural made from Konjac root fibers and infused with green tea // Taking care of your skin while traveling is without a doubt a must and with the konjac exfoliating cleanser sponge, it makes it easy to pack and travel with.  

Immediate Skin Perfecting Beauty Masque // powder form // vegan and cruelty-free, non-toxic // detox and purify pores // all natural ingredients that work to clear away dead skin cells // evens out skin tone, brightens and firms // Something we don’t often think about when traveling is our exposure to radiation. Although in low levels, our skin is the first to take the hit which is why having good skincare should be on your list of travel essentials. 

This beauty masque is made with essential fruit enzymes and clays like kaolin and bentonite which are perfect for counteracting the radiation and replenishing the glow in your skin. It’s a must have synergetic facial treatment that makes packing easy considering it’s powder form. 

Bamboo Cotton Swabs // bamboo and chemical-free cotton // biodegradable, compostable // 100pk single use, environmentally safe // Use to remove makeup around the eyes and clean around the ears.

Hydrating Lip Balm // vegan and cruelty-free // eco-friendly, multi-purpose balm // Use this matcha and citrus butter balm to keep your lips hydrated while traveling. It’s a travel essential easy to keep on hand in your backpack, crossover bag or even your pocket. 

Eucalyptus Lemon Deodorant Stick // vegan and cruelty-free // comes in eucalyptus lemon and lavender bergamot scents // eco-friendly, biodegradable // made from plant oils, mineral powders, and plant butters that moisturize // good for sensitive skin // This travel essential not only makes packing easy but it’s a healthy, clean, and toxic-free deodorant stick that goes a long way. 

Face and Body SPF 30 Organic Sunscreen // vegan and cruelty-free // eco-friendly, reef safe, toxic-free // reusable tin // water resistant, moisturizing // 95% organic, made from natural ingredients // Sunscreen is a travel essential you never want to leave home without. The sun rays will get you even when it’s cloudy so don’t underestimate this element’s power. It comes in a reusable tin container that goes a long way and makes packing easy. 


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