Five-Minute Guide For Stylish Stay-At-Home Moms
There should be more beauty tips for busy moms! Struggling to find enough time, money and energy is a common problem for some stay-at-home moms — and let’s not even mention how our self-esteem can take a nose dive when we don’t get out of the house often enough. While motherhood doesn’t necessarily equate frumpiness, one of the biggest challenges facing stay-at-home moms is being able feel pretty or sexy when you’ve had a stressful week of crying kids, a broken washing machine and piles of dirty clothes waiting for you. Sound familiar?
As a new mom (and work-at-home mom, so double trouble!), we can understand why we might feel selfish taking a few precious moments to ourselves. Yet just five minutes a day of self-pampering can work wonders on your appearance and mood. Check out these easy beauty tips for busy moms to step up their style game guilt-free!
1. 5 MINUTES TO GLORIOUS HAIR
You may often find myself sporting messy buns or frizzy ponytails, which to be honest aren’t the best looks for any woman. To make things easier, add a pretty touch to your hair, like a headscarf or decorative barrette. You’ll feel instantly more pulled together!
Got more time? Simply wash your hair, and then curl sections with a 1½ or 2 -inch curling iron. You won’t get beachy waves or corkscrew curls — instead, this kind of tool will deliver voluminous hair as if you used a hair dryer… and you can do it in minutes! Try: Rusk Heat Freak Curling Iron 1½ inch ($80); Goody Hair Pins (assorted prices).