Certain makeup pairings are proven classics: For example, a flick of eyeliner and red lipstick will always look elegant, and is actually pretty versatile. As proven by Laura Böhler, a business advisor we ran into on the street in Union Square.
To avoid veering into overly-made-up territory, keep everything else very minimal. Skip eyeshadow and focus on clear, even skin. If you need a little coverage, apply a tinted moisturizer. Of course, we had to find out Laura's secret on avoiding breakouts. "I hover over steam from chamomile tea to open pores, then follow with a clay-based mask." Check out the rest of her beauty essentials below.
Photo/Art: Raydene Salinas
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