I know I always praise being lazy, but it’s not all naps and Netflix time – there are serious downsides to this personality trait. There are actually a few types of lazy girls: those who are lazy but can and still be on top of things, those who are lazy but use it to their advantage, and those who are lazy and don’t give AF. I know it’s ~cool~ to not give AF, but if you are so lazy to the point where you are slacking in other aspects of your life, you might be a little too lazy. And no, I’m not trying to insult you – we’ve all been here – but I am just trying to help! Sorry to sound like your mom.
It is very tempting to avoid all of your responsibilities and sit in bed all day, but, let’s be honest, that’s not how life works. I know I always talk about how lazy I am, but it’s something I really do struggle with, even if I’m making light of it on here. It’s easy to get stuck in lazy habits, and it can be hard to snap out of them. Sometimes, it can be hard to see that you are even IN them, if that makes sense. But don’t worry, I am going to show you these surprising signs that you might actually be TOO lazy, so that you can catch yourself before you end up lazy forever.
Your Relationship SuffersIt sucks, but you actually need to put time and effort into relationships. If you don't they can suffer, and even drift apart or become weird and awkward. If you are lazy, you might want to work on that before you decide to start a new relationship. That way, you can be sure to focus your attention on your relationship without getting too overwhelmed. Image Source: iStock
Your Grades SufferToo lazy to study? I get it. But if your grades are going down, it means you are actually TOO lazy. There are some simple, lazy-girl study tips to try if you are afraid of failing your math class. Being lazy is NOT worth having to do extra work! Image Source: iStock
You Are Breaking OutOkay, everybody gets acne, but if you are too lazy to wash your skin or take showers, it will definitely affect your skin, and not in a good way. Begin lazy can make you breakout if you're not taking care of your skin! Image Source: iStock
You Might Be DepressedDid you know there such a thing as sleeping too much? It doesn't seem like it...but it's true. If you're lazy, odds are you like to sleep. It makes sense! But,if you sleep too much, it can actually make you feel depressed. I know that sometimes it's hard to get out and do things, but for the sake of your mental health, you should at least try to find some time to spend outside every day, especially in the summer. Then you can go back to being lazy! Image Source: iStock
You Are Spending Money On Things You Don't NeedDo you order takeout to your dorm once a week because you don't want to walk to the dining hall? Do you spend an extra $15 on shipping instead of just heading to the mall to pick up a cute outfit? Being lazy can actually cost you money. I know, it sucks, but try to Image Source: iStock
People Don't Come To Your For HelpDid your friends used to come to your with their bae troubles, but they stopped all of a sudden? That could be because you are lazy! Your friends probably stopped telling you all of their gossip when you stopped responding to texts or left them on read. You didn't mean to do it on purpose, you just opened it and forgot. It happens! But, people can mistake that for you not actually caring about them, which can hurt your friend's feelings. Image Source: iStock
You Make ExcusesYou are always the friend who has something to do when you are asked to hang, but when it comes down to it, you just sit in your room and watch Netflix. That's not a bad thing, but it's also good to get out and be social every once in awhile. If you're always making excuses, you should try to stick to plans and not bail at last minute. You might actually have fun! Image Source: iStock
You're BusyI know that this sounds weird, but hear me out: lazy girls can also be super busy, because they leave all of the things they have to do until the last minute. That means that they are doing 70 things in one day, since they put them all off until the last minute. Being lazy means you aren't good at time management, and in order to help you with that, try to start a bullet journal or planner to help organize your days. Image Source: iStock
Are you TOO lazy? Tell us in the comments!