makeup momAs busy moms, we have become masters at finishing our beauty routine in 10 minutes or less. It's all about having the right tools, tips and tricks to look flawless while you multi-task the day away. Here are ten beauty hacks that will save you time and leave you looking as beautiful as that reflection your little one admires in the mirror.   

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Mix peppermint oil in lipgloss

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Want a quick and natural way to plump your lips? Place a couple of drops of organic peppermint oil into your favorite lip gloss. Shake and done! 

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Go with a natural eyeshadow

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Who has time for blending and doing a smoky eye look? Instead go for the no-makeup makeup look and choose a natural eye shadow that will make your eyes pop and give you an effortless "I woke up like this" look. 

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Go with a long-wear foundation

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If you don't want a makeup meltdown on your face, go with a lightweight and breathable long-wear foundation. Apply only in areas needed. Just a few sweeps and you'll be good to go!  

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Contour in 1, 2, 3

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Let's face it. You aren't a celebrity makeup artist. There's no need to contour your entire face with several color palettes. Instead, go with one shade that's slightly darker than your natural skin tone. Make a number 3-shaped sweep starting at the top of your eyebrow, going down your eye crease and circling the apples of your cheeks.   

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Remove build-up in curly hair

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It could be easy to skip on washing your hair when you're busy with the kiddies. Remove oil build-up by applying apple cider vinegar to your wet hair and then finishing with conditioner.

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Give mascara some love

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If your mascara is looking too clumpy, add a couple of drops of contact solution and shake. I swear by this! 

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Dry shampoo is your friend 7

Dry shampoo is your friend

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If you don't have time for a wash, make sure you keep dry shampoo on hand. A couple of sprays will leave your tresses looking fresh in just seconds. 

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Cream lipsticks for cheeks

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When you're in a rush, you want products that will multi-task. Go with cream lipsticks that you can apply as blush too. One product for two uses! 

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Store your lipstick in the refrigerator 9

Store your lipstick in the refrigerator

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To avoid a melty lipstick, store your favorite shades in the refrigerator. It will also increase their lifespan. 

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Go with a facial mist

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If you don't have time to apply any makeup, spray on a facial mist that will give you a well-rested and dewy look in seconds. Spray and done!