Contributor Caitlin Larwood has always admired the style of her friend, Amanda Russell. She asked her what essentials she carries in her makeup bag.

Name: Amanda Russell

Location: New York

Occupation: Celebrity fitness expert

Song she can’t stop listening to: ”Some Nights” by Fun

Beauty icon: ”Sophia Loren. She’s classy, timeless, ageless and simply and undeniably stunning.”

Beauty advice: ”Less is more.”

Holiday plans: ”I always go to my hometown in Northern Ontario, Canada. It’s the only time of year I go home, and I wouldn’t miss it for the world.”

What’s in her makeup bag:

Thanks, Amanda. Look out for new makeup bag disclosures every week!

Photo: Peter Hurley