For our Packing List series, women we love open their suitcases to show us how they prepare (and what they bring) for their far-flung adventures.
Moon Juice founder Amanda Chantal Bacon embodies the holistic approach to health and wellbeing that L.A. is known for. The juice empress—she has three Los Angeles locations and delivers nationally to juice-crazed fans—is an uber-savvy entrepreneur with smoothie recipes to match. Her personal nutritional mandates are legend, and her recent Moon Juice cookbook (amazon.com; $18) offers consumers the opportunity to get in on the secrets.
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And since as we all know, airplane travel is basically a shortcut to getting sick, we were excited to talk to Bacon about her packing list—in addition to the usual cashmere sweater, she’s got loads of wellness tips squirreled away in that carryon.
Read on for her travel essentials!
WHERE ARE YOU PLANNING TO TRAVEL THIS YEAR?
India, Japan, Kauai, and Taos.
Keep it basic and light, leave room for bringing treasures home.
What’s your favorite luggage?
What are your carryon essentials?
I always have Lipo-Spheric vitamin C, Dream Dust, and Vedic literature. I’ll stash them all in my Agnes Baddoo bag.OVER-PACKER OR UNDER-PACKER?
I like to under-pack and hunt and gather on the road. When in India Jaipur is always a must for some loose jewels and custom pant-making.
Shop it: 1. Agnes Baddoo Sac 2/Natural Cow, $600; agnesbaddoo.com 2. Lypo-Spheric Vitamin C 1000mg, $30; amazon.com 3. Moon Juice Dream Dust, $30; moonjuiceshop.com 4. Odacite Clair De Lune Radiance Serum, $55; odacite.com 5. Living Libations Sandalwood Oil; $60; amazon.com
IDEAL AIRPLANE OUTFIT?
Raquel Allegra harem pants, a cozy organic cotton shirt from Black Crane, and a giant cashmere shawl from India.