Don’t put bottles of liquid into your suitcase unless they’re inside some kind of bag. This is what greeted me when I opened my suitcase after coming back from San Antonio:
That is my hair conditioner. It coated the inside of the suitcase, my hair dryer, my ipod wire, my camera wire, virtually the most important things in my suitcase. My clothes got off scot-free. Thank goodness my laptop was in my carry on!