back to top
Parents

17 Quick And Easy Beauty Tips For New Moms

Mama's got style.

Posted on
Goodshoot / Via Thinkstock

1.

Shaping your brows is important to having a put-together look. This way you can do it with one hand.
Yuliyan Velchev / Via Thinkstock

Shaping your brows is important to having a put-together look. This way you can do it with one hand.

2.

Plug the drain when taking a hot shower then add scented or epsom salts to the water. Instant trip to the spa while the baby takes a nap.
Franck Caillet / Via Thinkstock

Plug the drain when taking a hot shower then add scented or epsom salts to the water. Instant trip to the spa while the baby takes a nap.

3.

Again, something you can do with one hand. Also, those battery-powered bristles can actually exfoliate and keep your skin as bright as your baby's.
Simon Zupan / Via Thinkstock

Again, something you can do with one hand. Also, those battery-powered bristles can actually exfoliate and keep your skin as bright as your baby's.

4.

When you're low on time, using a cooling eye gel can help relieve puffiness and dark circles. Plus, you won't scare the crap out of your kids with a full-on green monster mask.
Fuse / Via Thinkstock

When you're low on time, using a cooling eye gel can help relieve puffiness and dark circles. Plus, you won't scare the crap out of your kids with a full-on green monster mask.

5.

When paired with dry shampoo or hair gel, a natural bristle brush can give you a super quick style between washes. Bonus, the natural bristles help with all that shedding hair.
Jupiterimages

When paired with dry shampoo or hair gel, a natural bristle brush can give you a super quick style between washes. Bonus, the natural bristles help with all that shedding hair.

6.

If your pregnancy glow has turned into the pregnancy mask, make sure to wear sunscreen to combat postnatal hyperpigmentation.
MarKord / Via Thinkstock

If your pregnancy glow has turned into the pregnancy mask, make sure to wear sunscreen to combat postnatal hyperpigmentation.

7.

No one needs to know you've only slept three hours in two days. Getting the red out is the ultimate fake it till you make it!
Stockbyte / Via Thinkstock

No one needs to know you've only slept three hours in two days. Getting the red out is the ultimate fake it till you make it!

8.

Pop one on before you head out to do errands, and it looks like you've tried — even if the only thing on your mind is grabbing more diapers.
McIninch / Via Thinkstock

Pop one on before you head out to do errands, and it looks like you've tried — even if the only thing on your mind is grabbing more diapers.

9.

Remember how much water you drank while you were pregnant? Yeah, keep that up. It's the lowest maintenance way to feel good inside and out.
Kenishirotie / Via Thinkstock

Remember how much water you drank while you were pregnant? Yeah, keep that up. It's the lowest maintenance way to feel good inside and out.

10.

A bold lip always looks polished and will distract from any shirt stains. And using a lighter eye shadow or pencil along the brow and lower lid will create a more open and well-rested look — even if a screaming infant suggests otherwise.
Sam Dao / Via Thinkstock

A bold lip always looks polished and will distract from any shirt stains. And using a lighter eye shadow or pencil along the brow and lower lid will create a more open and well-rested look — even if a screaming infant suggests otherwise.

11.

Or next to the crib, or wherever you are dozing off these days. This way your skin can stay fresh and moisturized without getting your expensive cream all over your babe.
FamVeld / Via Thinkstock

Or next to the crib, or wherever you are dozing off these days. This way your skin can stay fresh and moisturized without getting your expensive cream all over your babe.

12.

You can heat them up in the microwave while the bottle is heating up on the stove, and then just toss them when you're done. Time it right, and it will probably be when you're throwing out that smelly diaper anyway.
Nick_Thompson / Via Thinkstock

You can heat them up in the microwave while the bottle is heating up on the stove, and then just toss them when you're done. Time it right, and it will probably be when you're throwing out that smelly diaper anyway.

13.

You get two styles in one! First, braids will keep your hair out of your face while hovering over the changing table as the conditioner really soaks in. Then, you have nourished and wavy strands when you take the braids out.
Volodina / Via Thinkstock

You get two styles in one! First, braids will keep your hair out of your face while hovering over the changing table as the conditioner really soaks in. Then, you have nourished and wavy strands when you take the braids out.

14.

If you're making your own baby food, why not whip up a healthy and vitamin-rich snack for yourself as well? Helps keep you nourished and goes with you from room to room while rocking the baby to sleep.
Alexander Shalamov / Via Thinkstock

If you're making your own baby food, why not whip up a healthy and vitamin-rich snack for yourself as well? Helps keep you nourished and goes with you from room to room while rocking the baby to sleep.

15.

When that glorious day comes where you can enjoy a glass (or three) of red wine, make sure to pop on a pair of teeth-whitening strips in the morning to keep your pearly whites in perfect peek-a-boo form.
ia_64 / Via Thinkstock

When that glorious day comes where you can enjoy a glass (or three) of red wine, make sure to pop on a pair of teeth-whitening strips in the morning to keep your pearly whites in perfect peek-a-boo form.

16.

While you're working hard inside all day, fake a sun-kissed look while moisturizing as you normally would to get that Coppertone girl golden base, without the pervy dog.
metinkiyak / Via Thinkstock

While you're working hard inside all day, fake a sun-kissed look while moisturizing as you normally would to get that Coppertone girl golden base, without the pervy dog.

17.

This old wives tale has been around so long because it actually works. Have feet as soft as a baby's bottom while wiping the baby's bottom.
Fuse / Via Thinkstock

This old wives tale has been around so long because it actually works. Have feet as soft as a baby's bottom while wiping the baby's bottom.

But don't worry if you feel you aren't looking your best.

HBO / Via badboibilli.tumblr.com

Everyone is just looking at the baby anyway.

The best things at three price points