A woman on the go is an unstoppable force! Here at KF, we know you have things to get done and only a small amount of time to accomplish most of them. If there never seems to be enough time in your day, we thought you could use some inspo to look and feel prettier in a flash.
We all know it’s great to slay and get it all done, but we prefer to do it all while still looking fabulous. We all have moments where we need a quick “pick-me-up” in order to keep going with our day. The day seems to go a little better when you know you look your best and when you look your best, you feel your best! Our EIC, Kathy Fielder is known for her boundless energy and glowing appearance. We thought we would ask her to share some of her tips to help you feel prettier in 5 minutes or less, so that there is no stopping you while you’re on the go!
KF Tip No 1 ~ Don’t Forget to Hydrate
When you’re running around, some days drinking water and eating a quick snack is the last thing you have time to do. However, sometimes all you need is a quick 8 ounces of water to help you feel rejuvenated and fresh. Water is a must to keep your complexion clear, your skin dewy and glowing. Drinking a glass of it can quickly refresh you, make you feel more energized and obviously less dehydrated! A win-win!
See 5 Ways To Feel Prettier Instantly on Marie Claire
KF Tip No 2 ~ Add a Little Color: Lipstick or Lip-stain
Your mom was right, a quick flick of lipstick can instantly work to make you feel prettier. The addition of a little color to your face works to brighten your look and pull it all together. Dab a little on your cheeks to give your entire face a quick little boost. You can use the same for both lips and cheeks so you don’t have to tote around a lot of unnecessary cosmetics, and to make your look appear seamless.
Try Benefit Benetint Cheek & Lip Stain
KF Tip No 3 ~ Facial Mist
A quick and easy refresh to make you feel prettier is a facial mist. Not only will it help hydrate the skin, it will give the skin a quick and radiant glow. The best part, even if your makeup has been on for hours, you won’t look like it has. The important thing to look for is the ingredients that will boost your skin’s natural appearance and work well with your skin type. Rosewater is great for hydration, while chamomile soothes.
KF Tip No 4 ~ Highlight
Highlighter works magic to give you a boost. It instantly brightens your face and gives you a glow. Grab your favorite highlighter and apply it to the high points of the face along with application in your inner corner and cupids bow to liven up your look in a flash.
See how to apply highlighter on Stylecaster.com.
A Few of KF’s Faves:
Becca Shimmering Highlight
Trestique Highlight Stick
Farsali Jelly Illuminator
KF Tip No 5 ~ Perfume
A go-to, quick pick me up is spraying yourself with your favorite perfume or body spray. Request samples of your faves from your favorite beauty counter, and keep them in your purse for a quick and delicious pick me up. Smelling good will make you feel good, especially if you love the scent. A fragrance you love relaxes you and helps you feel feminine while you’re working throughout your day.
KF Tip No 6 ~ Posture
See Sitting Pretty: A Guide to Better Posture on giadazy.com
Good posture will instantly enhance your mood, make you feel better, and people will interact with you differently. It not only is great for your health, improves back pain, and strengthens your core, great posture is a game changer in photographs and in your appeal.
Read more on how being more beautiful or handsome is easier than you think on Psychology Today.