Moms deserve to look gorgeous, but many don’t want to spend a lot of money on a style regime. Blogs can be a great source of inspiration for women who want to overhaul or enhance their routine. Since I am not one to share much in the beauty department I thought you might want to check out these eight top blogs for affordable beauty inspiration.
8 Great Blogs for Affordable Beauty Inspiration
The Chriselle Factor
Chriselle Lim, the writer, and influencer behind The Chriselle Factor is a blogger and YouTuber you’ll love for her style advice and sincerity. She posts about fashion and lifestyle topics as well as beauty advice for skin, makeup, and hair. She also offers Korean beauty advice. Check out the motherhood part of her website to find tips for traveling with your family, ideas for things to do, and general parenting advice. You can follow Chriselle on YouTube, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and Instagram.
Amway Connections Blog
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As a provider of beauty and style products for direct sellers, you’ll find lots of suggestions on Amway’s Connections Blog. The company frequently posts about cosmetics, skincare, and hair care, and you’ll also find tips about healthy living. The posts are product-oriented, so you’ll read actionable advice that you can apply at home. The company also has a presence on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, and YouTube.
Christine Andrew’s blog, Hello Fashion, focuses on style and the latest outfit trends. However, you can also read about her personal experiences and recommendations on topics ranging from maternity and family to relationships, food, fitness, hair, makeup, and skincare. Hello Fashion also features tutorials for readers who want to try out new beauty techniques. Reach out to Christine on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and YouTube.
Ivory Lane is another fashion-focused blog, though its creator — Emily Jackson — also regularly writes about beauty topics such as hair care, skincare, and makeup. Emily is a mother, too, so she shares stories about maternity and lifestyle. The Ivory Lane stands out for its Running Guide and fitness pages. Check out the blog or follow Ivory Lane on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, and Twitter pages for more info.
For the Love
Shannon Willardson, the writer of the blog For the Love, is a mother of two who writes with a friendly, fun voice. Her recommendations and tips come across as reliable and honest. She explores several categories, including beauty, home life, and fitness. Follow Shannon’s Instagram account and her blog for updates.
Run by Folake Kuye Huntoon, a mother of three, Style Pantry is a blog that covers a wide range of topics like beauty, fashion, and lifestyle. One of the best features of Style Pantry is Folake’s “My Style” section, where she talks about outfits she loves and how she achieves certain looks. Her beauty and fashion advice go beyond current trends to discuss icons in the fashion industry, beauty and style history, and more. Look for Folake’s work and blogs by other Style Pantry writers on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest.
James Kicinski-McCoy writes and manages her blog Bleubird. As a mother of four, you can trust that the beauty and fashion tips on this site are coming from an experienced parent. She also co-manages the website Mother Mag and runs a brick-and-mortar store, Two Son, with her husband in Nashville. You’ll find Bleubird on Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest.
As the name of this blog suggests, Chelsey — the creative mind behind Paper Mama — is a DIY expert and loving parent. As a parent of two, she has plenty of tips for fellow mamas. You’ll find lots of fun tutorials on how to make crafts for the kids and for your home. Chelsey blogs about style, too, including first-hand experiences with trying out beauty techniques and products. This is a warm, personal blog that feels like the writer is giving you advice one-on-one. You can follow Chelsey on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram.
Where do you find your Beauty Inspiration?
If you’re a mother interest in fashion, style, and other lifestyle topics, you’ll find lots of like-minded parents online. Check out these blogs for beauty tips and more from moms like you.