Being a working mother means you get precious little downtime. If you aren’t rushing to work then you’re rushing home, you’re running after the kids, or you’re trying to keep everything in your work life and your home life in order. You’re a multitasker and a manager. And you’re probably exhausted!
That’s why it can be tempting to scrape your hair back in a ponytail and forget your appearance when you’re getting ready in the mornings. While that may save a few precious minutes it doesn’t do anything for your self-esteem when you glance into a bathroom mirror around noon and see your pale, unadorned face looking back at you. Come on, you deserve an ego boost. Here’s how to look great without spending too much time doing it.