I think some of the worst advice doled out to new moms is to forget about themselves and take care of the baby. Don’t worry about getting dressed. Don’t bother showering.
It’s a recipe for new moms that are already suffering from postpartum hormones, severe sleep deprivation, and postpartum body issues to deal with, feeling even worse about themselves. I say a mom who feels badly about herself has a harder time caring for anyone else.
Here are 10 ways to easily inject style into your postpartum recovery:
Shower - Every Day
It doesn't matter how terrible/tired/overwhelmed you feel. Find the time to wash away the day before. It'll make you feel better every single time.
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