It’s easy to feel like you don’t have time for yourself when you’re a teenager. Between school, homework, extracurricular activities, and friends—not to mention parents and siblings—you’re always busy!
So it’s easy to fall into the habit of not paying attention to your appearance or skimping on self-care. But it’s important to remember that you should always feel good about yourself, even if you’re busy! Having a great sense of style and looking cute for school can help boost your confidence—and it’ll make you feel good all day long.
But if you want to look cute at school and feel good about yourself, there are some simple changes you can make that will help boost your confidence throughout the day.
Wake up early.
Waking up early is a great way to get your day started right. It gives you time to do things like eat breakfast, take a shower and get ready for school. You should also make sure that you’ve gotten enough sleep the night before so you’re well-rested for class.
If you want to look cute for school, it’s important that you don’t stay up too late at night and go to bed with makeup on because the oils from your face can make your skin break out in acne or pimples if done consistently!
You should also avoid going to bed with wet hair — this will cause itchy dandruff when dry later in the day because of all those dead cells poking out from underneath your scalp (gross but true). If possible try not wearing any clothes either as at least one person in class has probably already sniffed their shirt and found it offensive enough not worth wearing again until laundry day rolls around again next month.”
Bring a makeup bag or pencil case to school with you.
Makeup is a great way to look good and feel good, whether you’re going to school or work. It can make you look older and more professional, but it can also make you look younger and more confident. Makeup will help enhance your natural beauty, too!
If you don’t want to wear makeup every day (or ever), that’s fine—but at least try it out once in a while! You might be surprised by how much better makeup makes you feel about yourself.
Wear clean clothes.
- WASH YOUR CLOTHES REGULARLY
- WEAR CLEAN, IRONED CLOTHING
- WEAR CLOTHING THAT FITS YOU WELL
- WEAR IN GOOD CONDITION CLOTHING
- WEAR COMFORTABLE CLOTHING
- WEAR APPROPRIATE CLOTHING FOR THE OCCASION AND THE WEATHER
Have a good skin care routine before bed and in the morning.
You may be thinking, “That’s a lot of stuff I have to buy!” But you don’t have to buy them all at once and some of these can be found elsewhere. For example, you can get face masks from the dollar store or even just use whatever is lying around your house (e.g., yogurt). Also keep in mind that many face washes are made by the same company and only differ slightly in terms of fragrance and packaging design.
You should wash your face before bed because sleeping with makeup on is bad for skin health, but also sleeping with an oily face can make it appear shiny or greasy when you wake up in the morning. To avoid this issue, make sure that your moisturizer has sunscreen in it since UV rays from the sun can damage your skin even while it’s asleep!
Find a good hair style that’s easy to do in the morning.
Finding a good hair style that is easy to do in the morning is essential if you want to look cute for school. If you have a hairstyle that takes too much time and effort, it’s going to be hard not only on you but also on your parents who are trying to get ready for work. It’s important not just because it can make you feel great about yourself by making sure that everyone knows how awesome of an individual you really are—it’s also important because people will recognize this fact, which will lead them into thinking about how awesome of an individual they themselves are!
When shopping for hairstyles or products like mousse or gel at the store, try looking around for things with names like “fast drying” or “no-frizz” so that the hairdresser can tell what kind of results he or she should expect when doing his job on your head
Buy a new outfit occasionally, just to look good at school.
Buy clothes that fit well and make you feel comfortable. You should also buy clothes that are in season, appropriate for your age and weather, and in style.
- If you are too young to drive yourself to the mall, ask your parents to take you shopping.
- When shopping for an outfit, try on different outfits before buying them (unless they’re one-offs). This will help ensure that they look good on you and fit properly!
Do your eyebrows, because they make all the difference!
Eyebrows are the most important part of your face. They can make or break your look. Eyebrow pencils are the best for filling in gaps, and eyebrow brushes work great for brushing them up into a natural arch.
Eyebrows should be even and symmetrical. This means that when you draw on one eyebrow, it should match the other side exactly! Even if they’re not perfect at first, keep practicing until you get it right! You’ll have lots of time to practice during study hall—that’s what I did when I was younger too!
To make sure your eyebrows match your hair color:
- Use a mirror so that both sides of your face are visible at all times while drawing on new brows (this will ensure symmetry).
- Lightly shade over them using an eyeliner pencil which matches their natural hue; if unsure about this step then use something darker than usual just in case it needs to be cleaned off later (don’t worry too much because we’ll touch up later).
Brush your teeth and use mouthwash daily, it makes everything feel and taste better!
- Mouthwash is a great way to freshen your breath. And it’s also good for your teeth, which we’ll get into in a minute—but first let’s talk about mouthwash and bacteria. There are many different types of bacteria that live in our mouths and some of them (like Streptococcus mutans) can cause cavities. So if you use mouthwash regularly, you’re less likely to develop cavities! Mouthwash can also prevent bad breath by killing off the germs that cause it.
- Now that we’ve covered the gum health benefits of using mouthwash daily, let’s talk about the dental benefits. Using mouthwash at least twice daily can help prevent gum disease by reducing plaque buildup on teeth and gums.*
Find some cool little accessories to go with your outfit. (Belt, purse, shoes, etc.)
Accessories can be an easy way to add a little bit of personality to your outfit. They can be a fun way to express who you are, and they’re also a great way to get creative with color and pattern!
If you have a few bucks in your pocket, check out stores like American Eagle or Forever 21 for inexpensive accessories that will help make your look stand out. Of course there’s no reason why you can’t find cute accessories at thrift stores or even on sale at the mall—especially if the style is timeless enough!
It’s easier than you think it is!
You don’t need to be a model, spend thousands of dollars on your outfits or even have a professional makeup artist help you out. All you need is some self-confidence and the knowledge that looking cute for school is not as difficult as it might seem.
You do not have to be perfect. No one expects you to look like a celebrity, so please stop comparing yourself against others—it won’t do anything but make you feel worse about yourself and give others something else to gossip about. You are beautiful just the way you are!
If someone says something mean about how they perceive your appearance, then ignore them and keep doing what makes YOU happy (not them). Your appearance doesn’t define who YOU are; it’s simply how people see/hear/smell what is inside (or outside) of YOU!
We hope you’ve learned a lot from this blog post and that you’re excited to start applying some of these tips in your life! You will look so much better, feel more confident and have fun doing it. The most important thing is that you just keep trying new things until you find what works best for your style. Good luck 🙂