No matter what time I get up, it never seems early enough. A morning filled with leisurely newspaper-reading, coffee-drinking, and closet-perusing sounds wonderful but the reality of getting my kids fed and dressed and sorting out my own routine means no such luck. But I've learned to incorporate a few tricks that allow me to squeeze in some pampering before rushing out the door. Here are a few of my favorites— let me know if you have any of your own!
1. Pick out your outfit the night before
I did this for my kids and then realized how much time and energy it saved if I did it for myself, too. You don't have to go for a dramatic new look every day. A friend of mine who used to work at Vogue advised creating your own chic uniform of neutral and comfortable pieces, then adding flair with statement jewelry or accessories.
2. Let the shower be your iron
Give your look the polish by letting the steam from a hot shower do the ironing for you. Hang your dress or blouse in the bathroom andRead More »from Tips to save time and simplify your beauty routine