Makeup & nails
Jan 18, 2016

5 easy beauty indulgences for (exhausted) new moms

By: Carli Whitwell

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Makeup & nails
Jan 18, 2016

5 easy beauty indulgences for (exhausted) new moms

By: Carli Whitwell

 

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5 easy beauty indulgences for (exhausted) new moms

Beauty indulgence: Eyelash extensions

Apply just before baby makes his or her debut and you’ll look wide-awake when pals come to visit – even if you slept for 20 minutes the night before. Also good for hospital photo ops. READ MORE: Why winter is the perfect time to up your skincare game

By: Carli Whitwell Source: Getty Credits: ELLE Canada

5 easy beauty indulgences for (exhausted) new moms

Beauty indulgence: Spray tan

Like your Betty-Boop eyelashes, a spray tan suggests a life of rest and relaxation. And it hides imperfections. Having trouble even finding time to shower? Try a gradual self-tanner. St. Tropez Gradual Tan Daily Moisturizer Medium-Dark ($38), at beautyboutique.ca. READ MORE: Skincare products to help your butt look awesome

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5 easy beauty indulgences for (exhausted) new moms

Beauty indulgence: At-home facial

Let’s face it, you’re not getting to the spa anytime soon. Pass baby to your husband. Light some candles. Give yourself your own treatment. Dermaflash Facial Exfoliating Device ($189), at sephora.com. READ MORE: 12 moisturizing face masks to help you survive winter

By: Carli Whitwell Source: Getty Credits: ELLE Canada

5 easy beauty indulgences for (exhausted) new moms

Beauty indulgence: At-home manicure

When you have a manicure, life just seems so much better, amirite? So do it. Quo by Orly Color Amp’d in Infamous, ($10.99), at Shoppers Drug Mart. READ MORE: How to properly take care of your nails come winter

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5 easy beauty indulgences for (exhausted) new moms

Beauty indulgence: Healthy home delivery

Cooking is overrated at the best of times. Instead of ordering pizza, try a tasty (but healthy) alternative such as Toronto’s Fit Food. Fit Food 21-Day Life Changer ($41.99 per day), at fitfood.ca. READ MORE: 8 cookbooks to inspire healthy eating

By: Carli Whitwell Source: Getty Credits: ELLE Canada
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