"Right now, we want to see a sense of wellness," Sir John told POPSUGAR. "We've been so inundated with news that's not always so great that we want to make ourselves feel good." Lipstick can help with that — seriously. Now is the perfect opportunity to put on a little blush, red lipstick, or maybe just concealer for the sake of some normalcy. "Humans have an emotional connection to color," Sir John said. "Whether it be swiping on a red or orange lipstick that makes your skin look healthier, the goal right now is self-care. It's not selfish."
Ahead, Sir John shared the quick and easy, minimal makeup routine he recommends for keeping things low key (but still looking really, really good), as well as a few of his pro tips for getting the most out of your products — like the top-secret hack he uses for powder blush.