A nightly beauty + self-care routine you can do when you only have 10 minutes (or less!), mama

Mamas have a hard time carving out time for themselves. Our families almost always take priority, meaning things like skincare can easily fall by the wayside. Even though studies have shown the benefits of caring for ourselves also benefit our babies benefit our babies, it often feels just one more task to add to our to-do list.

Fortunately, it's possible to skip extensive routines and start small. If you have just five minutes (or more!) to spare for yourself this week, try these self-care products you can sneak during nap time or after you finally get the little ones down for the night.

Clear acne problems

If you're battling hormonal acne due to pregnancy or just looking to treat a few blemishes, this gentle cleanser is a great way to naturally clear up your skin.

Burt's Bees Natural Acne Solutions Purifying Gel Cleanser, Amazon, $7.33

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If you have 10 minutes (or more): Use a jade facial roller

After cleansing, use this jade roller to gently massage your face to boost collagen, flush out toxins and improve circulation in your skin.

Jade Facial Roller, Amazon, $11.99

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