Too Pregnant for Primping?

Michele Zipp

pregnant primping

Photo from Sephora

Guest blog from Lucky magazine editor and CafeMom Meredith Rollins. She has a two-year-old son and is pregnant with her second, due in September.

I'm suffering through some serious third trimester weight gain and general unattractiveness, so recently, as a pick-me-up before I went out on a date with my husband, I set aside some time and put on false eyelashes.

Getting them exactly right is surprisingly easy (especially with this false eyelash tutorial), and they make a huge difference.

I sort of think of them the way I think of a cool scarf or gorgeous earrings: they bring attention up, to my face, and away from my enormously swollen ankles and rubbery arms.

But will I put them on again before giving birth? Probably not. It's like getting a fancy manicure: Love the idea; not sure I'm gonna have the energy.

Do you ever feel too pregnant for primping? What's the beauty treatment you won't ever give up?

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