On my way out to dinner last week, I got caught in one of the surprise freak thunderstorms that was plaguing our fair city.
I looked like a drowned rat. Luckily, I was prepared.
Not a single regular reader of this column would be shocked to learn that I wear quite a bit of makeup pretty much every day.
I also spend most of my time away from home, and I don't exactly travel light.
I tote so much makeup with me some might call me overprepared. Better safe than sorry, I say.
These are the things I (currently) carry, and why:
With all of the above, I was able to make myself presentable again on short notice. Though perhaps next time I should also carry an umbrella.