We realize that you’re busy nurses who don’t always have the time necessary to spend on primping. But we also know you want to look and feel good. So we’ve found fast, easy and inexpensive ways to take you out of your ponytail comfort zone without going to beauty queen efforts.
Reinvent the Braid
The technique of braiding hair dates as far back 3500 B.C., according to some beauty historians. And it’s no wonder. A braid is woven hair art that can be as pretty as it is practical. But if you’re looking for a modern twist, check out these two variations on the traditional braid.
The fishtail braid looks intricate, but this simple tutorial takes you through it step by step. Via ABeautifulMess.com
Side French Braid
Get Effortless Volume
The beauty world has a trade secret that can help a busy nurse feel great about their hair, without adding much time to your before work routine. Re-introducing…hot rollers! You may think of these as a historical artifact, but they’ve made a come back. Many in the movement recommend hot rollers over a curling iron for instant waves to help you create a softer style (even if you’re just throwing it in a pony tail).
‘Ooh … ahh… ‘ Jewelry for Your Hair
A pop of color from a headband, a hint of sparkle in a barrette, a glimmer of jewels from a rhinestone bobby pin. These inexpensive hair accessories brighten you up without any additional time in front of the mirror.
Who doesn’t love to feel draped in rich gems? These rhinestone bobby pins slide in instantly to bring any simple hairstyle from boring to blam!
What’s your favorite way to keep your hair up and out of the way for patient care, while still feeling great about the way you look?