Here's how to pack for your next trip like a total pro

Let's face it, preparing for a trip -- whether it's a weekend trip or a week-long international getaway -- can get pretty stressful. Between long lines at airport security and unexpected flight delays, more often times than not you'll probably run into a hurdle standing in the way of you and that margarita you've been fantasizing about for weeks.

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AWAY The Carry-On

This unbreakable carry-on suitcase will keep all your valuables safe and in tact.

Quip Electric Toothbrush

With a streamlined designed, this modern take on the electric toothbrush is the perfect travel companion.

Barefoot Dreams CozyChic Socks

This is a foolproof (and cozy!) way to survive and red-eye flight. 

Neutrogena Makeup Remover Cleansing Wipes

Because the last thing anyone needs while traveling is a pesky pimple on your face. You'll thank us later.

Swell Water Bottle

Airplanes can leave you feeling extremely dehydrated -- make sure to have your Swell handy at all times!

Zicam Cold Remedy Dissolving Tablets

Airplanes are a breeding ground for germs and bacteria. For a sickness-filled trip, we suggest stocking up on some Zicam.

Nordstrom Lingerie Wash Bag

This bag will keep your intimates safe in your suitcase -- and it can even fit your delicate sweaters and tops!

Bumble and bumble Prêt-à-powder Très Invisible Dry Shampoo

Step off the plane with your tresses looking absolutely fabulous.

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With the anticipated stress, it's easy to overlook some important things while preparing for a trip -- like what to pack. Fear not, we've got you covered.

From a super-sleek quip toothbrush to the $14 drugstore product that'll save your face from pesky breakouts, check out our top travel essentials in the slideshow above.

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