So can you bring deodorant on a plane? and what kind of deodorant are allowed in carry-on and checked baggage?
Deodorants and antiperspirants are part of most of our daily routine and traveling without them can be frustrating.
But what are the regulations on taking deodorants on airplanes, and what are the types of deodorants that you can take on your flight.
Here is the quick answer: Deodorant is allowed in both carry-on and checked luggage , however; deodorant in liquid, or spray form must not exceed 3.4 OZ / 100 ml for a single container when transported in carry on baggage.
Let’s find out more about traveling with deodorants !!
Can You Bring Deodorant Through The TSA Security Checkpoint?
According to the TSA, deodorants in liquid form or aerosol forms are allowed in carry-on baggage but in limited quantities, no more than 3.4 OZ/ 100ml for each container .
Here’s a screenshot from the TSA website.
Here is what the TSA has to say about aerosol deodorant.
Stick deodorant does not count a s liquid so stick deodorant is allowed in either carry on and checked baggage without limits, So you can bring a big bottle without worrying about the TSA 3-1-1 liquid rules.
|Types of deodorant||Carry-on bags||Check in bags|
|Spray Deodorant||Only 3.4 oz / 100 ml||Allowed|
|Roll-On Deodorant||Only 3.4 oz / 100 ml||Allowed|
|Antiperspirant Deodorant||Only 3.4 oz / 100 ml||Allowed|
|Gel or Cream Deodorant||Only 3.4 oz / 100 ml||Allowed|
|invisible deodorant||Only 3.4 oz / 100 ml||Allowed|
|Solid Deodorant||No limits||Allowed|
|Deodorant wipes||No limits||Allowed|
Can You Bring Deodorant On an Airplane In Carry-on?
It is important to know all the TSA and airlines Guidelines when traveling with deodorants, however it is also important also to prepare before heading to the airport.
it is preferable to carry a travel sized container of deodorant, if you want to bring a liquid deodorant pick a container with less than 3.4 OZ that will ease to pass in the security checkpoint.
If you bring more than 3.4 OZ the TSA or security agent have the right to not allow your favorite deodorant on your carry on, so make sure to carry it in your checked bag.
Can You Bring Powder Deodorant On A Plane In Carry-on?
Carrie asked the TSA about taking her Powder deodorant on carry-on.
The TSA customer service replied that she is allowed to bring powder deodorant with no limits- powder and stick deodorant are not considered liquids so the TSA 3-1-1 liquids rule do not apply on them.
But if the container contains more than 12 OZ / 350 ML she will be required to remove the deodorant from the bag for further screening.
Is Deodorant Allowed In Checked Baggage?
You can bring stick deodorant in checked luggage in unlimited quantities.
Liquid deodorants are limited to 70 oz / 2000 ml in total, and 18 oz 500 ml for a single container.
But it is really a sufficient amount if you are willing to carry deodorant for personal use.
@Kumar asked the TSA on twitter about bringing his 10 OZ or 300 ML Aerosol Deodorant in checked baggage,and the TSA answered that Aerosol Deodorant on checked baggage is limited to 70 OZ or 500 ML so he’s good to go.
What Is The Best Travel Sized Deodorant?
If you are looking for a travel sized Deodorant check out this Schmidt’s Aluminum Free Natural Deodorant with only 3.25 oz .
Nadine Recommends to travel with a full sized deodorant stick as it is allowed in carry on, but if you want to bring a full sized deodorant spray you will need to place it on your checked bag.
You can carry your deodorant in carry-on or checked bag as long as you follow the TSA rules and guidelines.
Make sure that you place your deodorant in your checked bag if it is more than 3.4 OZ if it is a liquid or aerosol.
Stick or solid deodorant are good to carry on and checked luggage without any restrictions.
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