​Lazy girl beauty: Tweak your morning routine in 4 ways to get out the door faster

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If you count the snooze button as one of your best friends in the early hours of the a.m., you aren't alone. All too often we have found ourselves mid-makeup application with sopping wet hair and only a few minutes to spare before we need to jet out the door. That's why we've created a beauty cheat sheet for you-now you can spend less time primping and more time catching those coveted zzz's.

Begin your beauty routine the night before.
Moisturizer is a must for maintaining that fresh, dewy look in the dead of winter, but it can also add minutes to your getting-gorgeous process. Before crawling into bed at night, slather on an ultra-hydrating overnight mask, like GlamGlow THIRSTYMUD Hydrating Treatment. That way, you can skip out on your moisturizer in the morning and not feel guilty about it!

Lather up.
Woke up a little later than you planned? Don't forgo your shower for dry shampoo and extra deodorant just yet-there are a whole slew of new products that can cut your shower time in half. Ditch your shampoo-rinse-condition-rinse routine for a one-step cleansing crème like Purely Perfect Cleansing Crème. Then nix your scrub for a creamy, hydrating wash that will leave skin moisturized so you can skip out on post-shower body lotion.

Towel off.
Rather than dashing out the door with wet hair, run Goody QuikStyle Paddle Brush through it. Its bristles are coated with towel-like fibers so that they slurp up moisture with every stroke. Follow that by wrapping strands in an H20-absorbing microfiber towel while you apply your makeup. Consider unnecessary heat damage avoided.

Make the most of your makeup.
For lazy girls, nothing beats a lip-and-cheek duo. Why? A little color on the face can make you look like you've made an effort, even when you haven't. And as an added bonus (as if you need another): Throw the little multi-tasker in your bag and you've got blush backup all day long. Now pucker up!

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