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Easy Ways To Make A #BrighterDifference In Your Daily Routine

As someone who runs her business from home, I spend a lot of time confined within the walls of my office. While designing the space, I needed to ensure that I added a few personal touches to help make a #BrighterDifference in my day. Little things matter! Believe me, they do! Neutrogena Naturals asked me to write a post about my top picks and I am so happy they did because these tips will help you brighten your everyday routine with little to no effort required.

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Color And Light:

When picking a space to spend the majority of my time in, I knew that opting for light colors for my walls and furniture was key. It’s very unusual to have pink as the base of an office in a ranch house, but I couldn’t resist. As soon as I step in, I feel lighter. I feel energized. Color and light can truly transform a mood and inspire.

We also chose a room that had an ample supply of natural light which makes it easy for me to surround myself with plenty of sunshine.

Suggestion: Think outside the box when designing your own space – even if it goes against the grain. We no longer have to live in a time ruled by the neutrality of beige.

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Scent:

This is a bit of a long story, but I will try to shorten it for you. As a joke, I bought an aroma diffuser while out with friends because we spent too much time in this amazing store in NYC and I just got suckered into the purchase by a saleswoman. Fast forward three days later, and I realized I had no clue how I lived without the tool prior to the purchase. Now, my diffuser has become part of my life. It is the air I breathe. Literally. I absolutely love choosing my scent every morning and my children do too. It truly changes the feel of the room.

Suggestion: Buy a diffuser. Period.

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Feel:

On my desk, I keep Neutrogena® Naturals Brightening Daily Moisturizer with Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 25. I tend to have drier skin than most and always need to have lotion nearby to rectify any issues. This lightweight formula with 94% naturally derived ingredients provides moisturization while skin-brightening lemon peel, an effective bionutrient, works with your skin to even skin tone in just 4 weeks.  Whether I need a touch up for moisturization or if I need to brighten my look because I’m about to shoot a video or head out to meet friends, Neutrogena Naturals has me covered. And don’t worry! this lightweight formula won’t clog your pores as it provides 100% naturally derived sunscreen with broad spectrum UVA/UVB protection.

Suggestion: Leave a bottle of Neutrogena Naturals in your desk drawer for the next time you need to brighten your day.

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Decorations:

While I would prefer to have fresh flowers on my desk, I have to be honest with you – that’s just not possible for someone like me. I’m not the best at the upkeep. So, what did I do? I opted for bright and bold fake flowers and they are everything! They bring the exact amount of “pop” that I need for my lightly colored walls and give my white desk the perfect accessory to help brighten up my day – every day. No water needed!

As far as inspiration is concerned, I surrounded myself with quotes that push me forward.

Suggestions: Check out local artists and fill your walls with inspirational quotes that move you.

Do you have any tips that help make a brighter difference in your day? I would love to hear it! Neutrogena Naturals is a great way to your day and to keep it going strong throughout.

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Vera
Vera Sweeney, mom, blogger, social media influencer and New York resident, is the founder of LadyAndTheBlog.com. She is considered one of the top female digital influencers in today’s social media space. Her lifestyle and parenting brand helps busy women stay on top of the latest trends in fashion, food, family and travel.

3 Comments

  1. Iam always looking for ways to change my house around and I agree I new candle with a lovely scent to it can make a huge difference

  2. I love using Neutrogena products. Trusted and proven to use. Those are great ideas for home decoration.

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