How to Lighten a Heavy Purse
Minimize Your Makeup
“If you’re hauling around your entire vanity, it’s time to pare down. Your on-the-go kit should contain just the key items you need for touch-ups,” says makeup artist and author Bobbi Brown, who’s known for her minimalist approach. For most women, that means carrying a small pouch with concealer, pressed powder, blush, and a single lipstick or gloss. “If you have to rifle through your bag to find your makeup, you’re probably carrying too much of it,” says Brown.