Being a mom is exhausting. Tiny humans are 100 percent dependent on you for their every need. Their life is literally in your hands. It’s a lot of responsibility and a lot of pressure. When you spend your every waking moment chasing after little feet, there’s basically no time left for you.
Over the years, moms can start to look and feel worn out. Often, moms lose track of who they were before they were Mommy, Mom, Mamma, Moooommmm. It’s okay because there are so many great products out there to help the moms of the world get that sparkle back in their eyes. It doesn’t matter if you haven’t found time to put on makeup in a week or if you let your hair dry out because the great inventors of the world have made a ton of products to help women look like they were never tired, to begin with.
This is for all the tired mommas who just want to feel pretty again. It’s time to take back your life with one face cream at a time. Say goodbye to those dark circles under your eyes, that dry skin that’s left you feeling sad and that messy hair you thought was hopeless. With these 25 products, you’ll soon be looking and feeling younger than you have in a long time.
25 Garnier Nutritioniste Skin Renew Anti-Puff Eye Roller
The power to instantly refresh, reduce puffiness and brighten your eyes lies in one little green roller. According to Garnier, their eye roller uses an oil-free, gel formula with mint and caffeine to cool your under-eyes.
This product can reduce those pesky bags under your eyes from the long nights and early mornings.
Moms swear by this product when they need to make public appearances after a sleepless night. It takes away those Mombie eyes without a lot of effort.
24 Jergens Natural Glow Daily Moisturizer
If mom ever gets to go out to the beach or pool, she’s most likely chasing the kids around and not worrying about tanning. Jergens Natural Glow Daily Moisturizer is the perfect product for moms who are feeling a little pale.
The lotion creates a natural and flawless color without any of the odor that typically comes with a sunless tanner. In addition to adding some color, the moisturizer also nourishes your skin with Vitamin E and a blend of antioxidants.
23 Brazilian Blowout
Brazilian Blowouts are not cheap by any means. They can make your hair look fantastic and fresh, but how can we keep the results for a longer amount of time?
The Brazilian Blowout Ionic Bonding Spray is great for moms who need to keep that smooth look for longer periods.
This bonding spray is specially formulated with the promise to keep blowout smoothing treatments in place for more than 10 weeks; all while looking and feeling like it is still the first week.
22 Clarisonic Sonic Skin Cleansing System
As you age, your skin changes, but the importance of healthy skin care never changes. Clarisonic Sonic Skin Cleansing Systems are made to fit your specific needs. The powerful little brush works endlessly to reveal clear and healthy skin.
The face brush quickly removes any makeup, oil, and dirt from all types of faces. The product can even make your skin feel and look firmer with fewer wrinkles. This is perfect for moms on the go who need a younger looking face fast.
21 SkinCeuticals C E Ferulic Serum
By using a strong Vitamin C serum, the SkinCeuticals C E Ferulic Combination Antioxidant Treatment is one of the greatest anti-aging products available today.
The formula is gentle but effective. It is truly great for all types of skin, both sensitive and dry.
When you apply this serum to your face, you are basically placing a protective veil over your skin to shield yourself from all of the day-to-day contributors to skin aging. It can easily make any mom’s face appear fresh and tighter.
20 Sunday Riley’s Retinol-Based Luna Sleeping Night Oil
Sunday Riley’s Retinol-based oil can turn back the hands of time and erase those annoying face wrinkles. It’s probably one of the most popular anti-aging products of modern time, and for good reasons. Usually, retinol creams leave sensitive skin feeling tight and overly dry, but not this Luna Sleeping Night Oil.
Its unique formula treats acne and signs of aging all while you sleep, so it takes no time out of a mom’s busy day. The soothing chamomile formula works to reduce redness and leave your face brighter.
19 Shea Moisture's 100% Extra Virgin Coconut Oil Head-To-Toe Nourishing Hydration
Once you become a mom, you become a lot more concerned about the kinds of products you’re using around the house and on your skin. Using natural products is suddenly a lot more important.
This 100% Extra Virgin Coconut Oil from Shea Moisture is full of natural ingredients that work together to hydrate, nourish and protect both your skin and hair.
It works on all types of hair and can seriously restore that shine and softness moms were used to before their children entered the world.
18 SkinMedica HA5 Smooth And Plump Lip System
Your lips are constantly changing and need endless care. Aging takes a huge toll on the lips; lines become more apparent and thinning becomes inevitable. A momma needs her lips to be ready for kisses at all times. Skin Medica’s HA5 Smooth and Plump Lip System is a two-step process that swears it will plump the appearance of your lips while smoothing and hydrating at the same time.
You are pretty much guaranteed plumper lips in just four weeks!
17 Captain Blankenship Mermaid Hair Oil
Most girls fantasize about being a mermaid at one time or another, and moms are no different. The idea of having mermaid hair is too much to resist.
Captain Blankenship’s Mermaid Hair Oil is made up of a combination of totally organic plant oils that work together to add back the moisture and smoothness your hair used to know.
After using this hair oil, you’ll find your hair is more manageable and healthier all together. Moms no longer need to tie their hair back as the only way for it to be presentable.
16 Turbie Twist
There’s barely time for a shower when motherhood calls. The idea of drying your hair properly is a joke. The Turbie Twist is a superabsorbent hair towel designed to make hair drying quick and painless. Blow drying your hair can sometimes leave your hair feeling brittle and unhealthy. When you use the Turbie Twist, you are completely eliminating the blow dryer, and giving yourself a chance for healthier hair.
This product is even great to use on the kids’ hair, and that’s a definite plus.
15 Davines Nounou Nourishing Hair Mask
A good hair mask can easily restore your hair to its younger days. The Nounou Hair Mask from Davines is a great success among moms.
This hair mask uses a super easy process to completely nourish and repair damage to your hair.
The interesting thing about this mask is it is naturally made using Fiaschetto Tomato from Guaceto, Olive Butter and Vitamin E. Together the ingredients have amazing antioxidant properties and softening actions. Those who have used the product rave about its ability to make split ends feel amazing!
14 Clinique Blushwear Cream Stick
The first thing that comes to the mind when you think Clinique is usually tied to a skin care product. The high-end company has a ton of great skin products, but they also have really nice cosmetics, too. Their Blushwear Cream Stick is both non-drying and oil free. This product can easily restore those girly blushed cheeks.
The blush glides on and gives your skin back its natural glowing appearance. The cream stick allows for more control in the application process and stays on longer than powder blush.
13 Aveeno Positively Ageless Complete Anti-Aging System
No woman wants to look and the mirror and see an aged woman looking back. We want to look as young as we still feel. Aveeno’s Positively Ageless Complete Anti-Aging System helps women everywhere restore their skin back to a fresher and smoother state.
This Aveeno product works hard to help get rid of fine lines and improve elasticity in your skin.
After using this product, moms will find a healthier, more toned and smoother face looking back at them.
12 Benefit's Ooh La Lift Eye Cream
Moms and tired eyes go together like peanut butter and jelly. Eventually, it becomes the norm for mom’s eyes to droop and have dark circles underneath them. Benefit’s ooh la lift instant under-eye brightening boost is “like a girdle for your eyes.”
This eye cream promises to instantly perk up tired eyes with its raspberry extracts and brightening formula. Those who love the product rave about its ability to look like they’ve slept well even when they haven’t at all.
11 CeraVe Anti-Aging Eye Repair Cream
CeraVe Eye Repair Cream is a must-have for people who suffer from dark circles and eye puffiness. CeraVe products pride themselves on containing the necessary ceramides healthy skin needs to restore its natural protective barrier.
Ceramides are molecules that hold skin cells together and forms a protective layer to plump and retain moisture in the skin.
This is the real deal in eye creams. It was created by a group of dermatologists and is even great for people with sensitive skin.
10 Leaders Insolution Collagen Boosting Renewal Mask
If you need a simple and money-conscientious way to restore elasticity in your skin while working against aging, Leaders Insolution Collagen Boosting Renewal Masks are for you. The cotton masks can be used daily to moisturize dry skin and diminish the appearance of fine lines.
Leaders’ product promotes a healthier skin with its water-soluble marine collagen and elastin. The masks are usually recommended for people with tired or dull skin, which sounds a whole lot like moms to me.
9 Trish McEvoy Beauty Booster Serum
Moms want to feel pretty, too. Trish McEvoy’s Beauty Booster Serum takes your skin’s natural moisture and well, boosts it. The product is formulated with hyaluronic acid to restore your skin’s moisture barrier and promote an elastic and cushiony feeling.
Its instant results draw in all types of people looking to find their brighter face.
This serum is quickly becoming known as a revolutionary product in anti-aging skin care. People are in love with the feeling of becoming young again
8 Aesop Shine Oil
Hair that shines is hair that is healthy. Young people have healthy hair. After years of dying, drying, straightening and curling, your hair becomes worn out. Aesop’s Shine oil is a silicon-free hydrating oil that strives to nourish and soften your natural hair. It gives out a smoothness and luster without leaving any oily residue.
“It's light-weight, keeps my hair soft and clean, and reduces the amount of frizz I usually have on a day-to-day basis,” wrote Dariamol in a review on MakeupAlley.
7 Bumble And Bumble Hairdresser’s Invisible Oil
Bumble and bumble Hairdresser’s Invisible Oil products are a must-have for people who need help getting back their healthy hair. It’s a product that works whether your hair is straight, curly, wavy, or coiled. This hair oil softens and controls your hair at the same time.
It also detangles your hair while working to strengthen against breakage.
After using this product, moms will be left with soft, manageable hair that is on its way back to its healthy beginning.
6 Shiseido Benefiance WrinkleResist24 Pure Retinol Express Smoothing Eye Mask
A product that reduces visible wrinkles in just 15 minutes? Count me in! The WrinkleResist24 Pure Retinol Express Smoothing Eye Mask uses an amazing “steam press” process to eliminate wrinkles faster than any other product. The eye masks use “Pure Retinol Micro-Infusion Technology” to smooth your skin after a single application. Each use works to make your eyes look more vibrant and awake.
Even though this product was designed for the eyes, Shiseido says it will even work for those laugh lines by your mouth, too!
5 Dr. Dennis Gross Hyaluronic Marine Dew It All Eye Gel
The area under your eyes goes through a lot. You squint it when you’re trying to look closely at something, you rub it when you’re tired and you soak it when you’re crying.
It has to endure a lot of stress.
The Hyaluronic Marine™ Dew It Right Eye Gel from Dr. Dennis Gross uses active ingredients that know exactly where and what they need to do to give you smoother and more hydrated eyes.
“Dr. Gross can dew the impossible.”
4 L'Oréal Paris Advanced Revitalift Eye Cream
Another great anti-aging eye product is the L'Oréal Paris Advanced Revitalift Eye Cream. This cream is made specifically for that sensitive area around your eyes. Your eyes are prone to pesky age-telling wrinkles, but this product aims to eliminate those lines.
In just four weeks of use, you can plump those wrinkles, reduce your eye bags and firm up your skin. All with one product, too. This hard-working product promises not to leave your skin dry but rather more moisturized than before using it.
3 Nia Fake Awake Triple-Action Eye Gel
You’re going to be tired once you become a mom. We already know there’s no fighting that. So, if you can’t make it, you fake it, right? The Fake Awake Triple-Action Eye Gel from Nia is basically a power nap for those tired eyes.
This gel can instantly brighten and de-puff your sleepy peepers.
You don’t have to fight through the day looking like a zombie when you can now just fake being awake. This is something all the sleep-deprived people of the world need on hand.
2 Rita Hazan Touch Up Spray
Dying your hair all the time isn’t good for your hair’s health, but sometimes you just don’t want the world to know you’ve started going gray. Rita Hazan’s Root Concealer Touch Up Spray is perfect for covering up those annoying gray roots without having to use harsh dyes.
It’s a waterproof temporary hair spray to extend your salon color for longer periods of time. Their buildable color pigments aim to work on any type of hair for any type of color.
1 McBride Vitamins In A Jar
It’s an all-in-one face cream that nourishes your skin. There are so many wonderful ingredients in this cream it’s obvious why it’s called Vitamins in a Jar. According to The Chalkboard Magazine, “It’s filled with collagen stimulating vitamin C, cell renewing Vitamin A, elasticity improving Pro-Vitamin B5, and healing Vitamin E.”
This face cream has everything your face could ever need to look and feel younger.
We spend all our time making sure our insides are getting all the necessary vitamins, but we can’t forget about our outsides, too.
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