Being a mom isn’t easy. Especially when it comes to taking care of ourselves. By the time we are done dealing with our kids, home chores and a long list of other duties, we tend to get too tired to take some time to use on ourselves. All we want to do is just go to bed and sleep.

But wouldn’t it be great if we learned some quick and easy beauty tips for busy moms? Because if not, when morning rolls around again, we feel we have no time for ourselves as we are dealing with the kids, breakfast, and the rest of things to check off on the never ending mom list. But that is simply just not true! All you need is 5 minutes.

Most moms feel that taking care of themselves like putting on makeup and doing their hair takes too long so they don’t do it. But in all reality, all they need is 5 minutes. Maybe even less with these time saving beauty tips!

Quick and easy beauty tips for busy moms

In general, a being a busy mom doesn’t mean we can’t take care of ourselves. When taking care of ourselves, not only does it help us look and feel good, but it also helps us as mothers be able to continue with our mom duties in a positive mindset. So yes, taking care of ourselves is a healthy lifestyle in the Mommy-ing world. {Read more about taking care of yourself to be a better mom HERE!}

Below is a list I have compiled on quick and easy beauty tips for busy moms to make taking care of yourself in the morning as easy as possible.

The below beauty products are samples of what I use on the daily and what I would use quickly before running out if I had no time to spare (maybe 3 minutes!). I mean, we mommies need to look and feel good EVERYDAY!

Quick and Easy Beauty Tips for the Busy Mom

  • No time to do fancy foundation applications? Fret not. Why not find yourself a tinted moisturizer? Maybe see if the brand of moisturizer you currently use (if you use one AND YOU SHOULD) carries a line of tinted moisturizers. You get so MANY benefits out of one little product – moisturizer for your delicate skin, protection from the sun (as most tinted moisturizers contain SPF) and a bit of makeup coverage! Even better, you can go for a CC Cream that is all that but also has skin benefits such as anti-aging serums in them!
  • Hair – Oh yes, many have this issue. Especially when it comes to oily hair. Get yourself a dry shampoo! These instantly refreshen and volumize your hair. Taking good care of you hair is just as important as taking care of your skin. And you know, mom buns are so stylish!
  • Get yourself a brow pencil, or gel. Or anything for the brows. Having nice looking brows overall makes you look put together.
  • MascaraThis is my favorite! I feel you can wear mascara without any other eye make and still look like a million bucks. No need for eye liners or eye shadows. Just a couple coats of mascara and voila!
  • Most importantly, a lipstick, gloss, anything for the lips that you like. Can be a neutral color or even bright. Depends on what you like. But I find without color on my lips, I look like death and just adding that color makes me look alive! But then again, some have gorgeous lips without anything on them, so this beauty tip is for the moms who need some color like me.
Quick and easy beauty tips for busy moms

Now, for the evenings as that is the most important time of day for your skin as its been through so much during the day, I recommend using a mask twice a week. This makes your skin feel and look like new.

Yes, sometimes 10 minutes of mask time is hard because you’re tired, but it is very crucial to take care of your skin because it is hard to get it back once it starts aging. And the one product I feel every woman should use every night (and morning too) is a serum. Those are the best! I actually use organic cold pressed rose hip seed oil as my serum because of all its benefits (read more about it HERE!).

But seriously, don’t cut yourself short when it comes to your skin. Make sure to wash it daily with a great cleanser and then use toner so your skin doesn’t get dry (before doing the above mask and serum).

And I’m sure you use a moisturizer already, and if you don’t, THEN GET ONE! Because at night, you can spare a few extra minutes to take care of yourself as opposed to those rushed mornings. Plus, your skin will look amazing the following morning! {If you need some beauty products recommendations, check this post HERE!}

Quick and easy beauty tips for busy moms

As you can see, the above are simple, quick and easy beauty tips and tricks for busy moms. And if you’re a new mom, these beauty hacks for moms will help you learn to adjust to your new normal.

Being a mom, and a busy mom at that doesn’t mean you can’t look your best. As moms, we need to feel good about ourselves in order to have a productive and successful day. Otherwise, when we feel gross and yuck, our day tends to feel the same way.

So there you have it! Just these little beauty tips for busy moms on the daily can make you look great and feel amazing. And you deserve to feel amazing because you’re an amazing mommy!

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Posted by:The Stylish Mommy

Mommy of 3 girls and I blog about all things Life with kids as well as hints of Fashion and Beauty. If you get to know me, I’m a fun and silly person to be around who loves having a good time. But yes, I have my flaws and suffer from anxiety and want to help others who suffer as well. And when I’m in need of therapy, I turn to shopping. Who doesn’t!?

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