and Safety - Hygiene -
Personal Hygiene is just that, PERSONAL. At the risk of
getting too personal here, we will list a lot of items and let
you decide on those items that match your hygiene habits.
Many of these substances should be stored inside zippered
plastic bags to prevent them from contaminating the entire kit
or from getting rusty or contaminated from something else.
Dental Floss -
This is cheap and simple to store. It also can have uses beyond
removing food from between teeth.
Store what people use. In fact, if you are likely to be without
showers for a while, store extra Deodorant.
Fingernail File &
Clipper - These include emery boards and
clippers for fingernails and toenails. Don't forget clippers
Hair Brush -
Be sure to consider brushes for both long and short hair.
Don't forget brushes for babies.
Hair Comb - Be
sure to consider combs for both long and short hair.
Don't forget combs for babies.
Conditioner - Store the desired kinds in
secure, unbreakable containers.
Makeup - Each
person is on their own on this one.
Blades - Store these in safe containers so
nobody gets cut reaching into the kit.
Napkins - Store the kinds that the ladies in
your family use.
Soap - This
includes hand soap, face soap, antibacterial soap, bath
soap, dish soap as well as degreasing soap.
Store the desired kinds in secure, unbreakable containers.
Shower - There are portable showers that can actually heat
water by using the sun. You can use a tarp to build a
privacy wall around it.
To see some Shower Solutions, click these links:
- This is priceless in stopping razor cuts.
To see a Styptic Pencil, click on this link:
Clubman Styptic Pencil
Tissue - Store
small packs of tissues.
To see some Tissues, try this link:
Kleenex White Pocket Tissue, 8
Toilet Paper -
Store whatever amount you can. It stores easier if you remove
the cardboard tube.
Store brand new, unopened ones for each member of the
Be careful to not get the flip top container because it just
might flip open and spill toothpaste all over your
These can be used for more than just cleaning your teeth
and they are easy to store.
These store nicely and can be used to wash up with.
Towels - Store
a few cloth towels. You also may want to store paper
Wash Cloths -
Besides for bathing, these can come in handy cleaning up