I Spent 5 Days in Monaco With a Carry-On—How I Packed 23 Beauty Nonnegotiables


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When it comes to traveling, I like to keep it as light as possible. Yes, that applies for overseas travel—I'm not trying to lug a massive suitcase through customs. On a recent trip to Monaco, I knew that I wanted to somehow pack everything I needed into a carry-on

Luckily, packing beauty products into a carry-on suitcase is my specialty. I was also staying at the luxe Hôtel Hermitage, so I knew I could forgo things like shampoo and conditioner since they'd have me covered. Keep reading for everything I did bring—and yes, I fit it all into my bag!

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Associate Beauty Editor

Katie Berohn is the associate beauty editor at Who What Wear. Previously, she worked as the beauty assistant for Good Housekeeping, Woman's Day, and Prevention magazines, all part of the Hearst Lifestyle Group. She graduated from the University of Colorado, Boulder, with a major in journalism and minor in technology, arts, and media, and earned her master's degree at NYU's graduate program for magazine journalism. In addition, Katie has held editorial internships at Denver Life magazine, Yoga Journal, and Cosmopolitan; a digital editorial internship at New York magazine's The Cut; a social good fellowship at Mashable; and a freelance role at HelloGiggles. When she's not obsessing over the latest skincare launch or continuing her journey to smell every perfume on the planet, Katie can be found taking a hot yoga class, trying everything on the menu at New York's newest restaurant, or hanging out at a trendy wine bar with her friends.