20 Beauty Blog Post Ideas to Combat Writers Block

Every blogger has a writing or creativity block from time to time, I’ve personally felt a little stumped about what to write about or been able come up with any unique content recently. Here is a list of 20 Beauty Blog Post Ideas for those of you beauty bloggers feeling uninspired to get your sparkle back!

1. Top 5 –

  • products
  • apps
  • go-to hairstyles
  • Things you learned this week
  • makeup brushes for face or eyes
  • places to eat in…
  • under £5
  • reasons to visit…

Beauty Blog Post Ideas

2. Products –

  • reviews
  • investments
  • products you always repurchase
  • underrated & overrated products
  • empty products
  • disappointing products
  • Seasonal – winter/summer beauty products
  • pamper products
  • products worth the splurge
  • brand focus – e.g. Mac must haves
  • Products you couldn’t live with out
  • Best products for when you’re in a hurry
  • The skincare saviours
  • A new release
  • Makeup collection
  • Forever repurchases

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3. Tutorials –

  • Make up
  • Share a tutorial
  • Hair
  • Nails and nail art
  • Styling
  • The perfect nude/red lip
  • Get ready with me
  • A before & after
  • Festive / travel /wedding / lazy day / prom / date night / natural makeup / hair / nails
  • Beauty hacks
  • In flight beauty essentials
  • Ways to style …
  • Long lasting make up
  • The ‘no make up’ make up
  • Beauty lessons you’ve learnt along the way

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4. Favourite –

  • Pinterest accounts
  • healthy recipes
  • TV series’
  • Instagram accounts
  • places to shop
  • high end products
  • Etsy buys
  • stationary
  • street style looks
  • drugstore & high end brands
  • youtubers/youtube videos
  • jewelry pieces
  • magazines
  • perfumes
  • Instagram accounts
  • phone apps
  • make up brushes
  • workout videos
  • online stores
  • nail polishes
  • Yankee Candles
  • Monthly favourites
  • Non beauty favourites

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5. Current –

  • blogs your reading – share some blogger love!
  • Wishlist / Currently craving
  • trending
  • What is currently inspiring you
  • Currently burning: candles
  • playlist
  • currently watching – films/series
  • podcasts
  • style/hair etc inspiration
  • hair routine
  • Inspiring quotes
  • Pinterest Inspiration

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6. … of the day –

  • FOTD Face of the Day
  • MOTD Make up of the Day
  • NOTD Nails of the Day
  • OOTD Outfit of the Day
  • HOTD Hair of the day
  • How much is your face worth tag / 5 product face

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7. Blogging –

  • Why you started
  • Why you should start
  • Interview a beauty blogger
  • Behind the scenes of your blog
  • Blogging goals or resolutions
  • What blogging has taught you
  • Your blogging process – ideas through to published articles
  • Your blogging mistakes
  • Blog sale
  • Juggling a blog with a job
  • Blog Tips and Tricks
  • Beauty blogger issues
  • Host a giveaway
  • Survey
  • A guest post

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8. Show us your –

  • desk
  • room tour
  • organisation
  • Most used … (lipstick, eyeshadow palette…)
  • Everyday staples
  • makeup storage
  • Day to night outfits
  • Beauty resolutions
  • Best budget discoveries
  • Best beauty tools

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9. What’s in your –

  • makeup bag
  • handbag
  • travel make up
  • suitcase
  • shower
  • festival packing
  • night out make up essentials

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10. What’s on your –

  • phone
  • dressing table
  • coffee table
  • reading list
  • bedside table
  • bucket list
  • travel wish list

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11. How to  –

  • keep fit at home
  • achieve clear skin
  • stay organised
  • edit your photos
  • manage time
  • fall asleep fast
  • De-stress
  • How to style…
  • contour
  • stay motivated
  • get ready in 10 minutes
  • have a pamper night
  • start a blog
  • Day to night makeup
  • style long/medium/short/curly/wavy/straight hair
  • make the most of small spaces
  • spring clean your wardrobe
  • store your make up / sunglasses / jewelry
  • overcome writers block!

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12. Recipes –

  • Smoothies
  • gluten-free
  • vegetarian
  • quick
  • beginner
  • themed
  • Hangover cures

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13. Routines –

  • Morning/evening
  • skin/hair
  • workout
  • blogging
  • 5 minute make up
  • everyday make up
  • The pre-night out ritual

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14. Tips –

  • Photography
  • blogging
  • Fitness & health
  • Job interview
  • Improving your instagram
  • Money saving tips
  • Hair Care
  • Glowing skin
  • Getting festival ready
  • Blogging tips I wish I knew earlier
  • Makeup bag staples
  • Best skincare/make up for…

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15. Ideas Posts –

  • Quick & easy breakfasts
  • gifts
  • healthy snack ideas
  • date night ideas
  • Pancakes / Breakfast / mason jar lunches etc three ways
  • Desk inspiration
  • Free Desktop & iPhone wallpapers
  • Staple wardrobe pieces
  • Mood boards
  • Workout essentials and classes you need to try

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16. Lists –

  • Five things that made you happy
  • Monthly playlist
  • Inspirational photos
  • Things to do when you’re bored
  • Bucket list
  • 10 Quotes you love
  • Top budget beauty buys
  • Top ten under £10
  • Places you want to visit
  • Things to do for free
  • 10 life lessons

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17. Hauls –

  • The last thing you bought
  • Home details
  • Holiday beauty essentials
  • Affordable homeware
  • eBay bargains
  • New additions to your wardrobe
  • Best budget beauty buys
  • Desert island picks
  • Top holiday beauty buys
  • Deals of the week

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18. DIY’s –

  • lifestyle
  • beauty
  • fashion projects
  • recipes
  • Quick & easy meals
  • Nail Art
  • Decorating on a budget
  • Keeping blemishes at bay

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19. Life –

  • Then & now pictures
  • What you did on the weekend
  • Review of a place
  • Places to visit in your city
  • Food diary – A week in meals
  • Day in the life
  • An experience/story you went through
  • A recent event you attended
  • 20 Unknown facts about yourself
  • Your past birthdays
  • A FAQ
  • Hairstyle journey
  • Your school experience
  • Things you’d tell your younger self
  • Guilty pleasures
  • A week in photos
  • Holiday photo diary
  •  Body confidence / The confidence boosters
  • Places you’ve traveled to
  • Best sites to procrastinate
  • Things I like to do on a Sunday

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20. Guides –

  • Applying eyeliner
  • Interior inspirations
  • City/travel
  • Freshers Week/University
  • Starting a make up collection
  • The busy girls guide to…
  • Seasonal gift guides
  • Books reviews and recommendations
  • Best make up dupes
  • Day and night fragrances
  • Splurge or save?
  • Fake tanning
  • Workout wear
  • Seasonal trends, essentials,  transitions (make up, clothes or food)
  • Beginners make up kit
  • Working out at home

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OK I lied, it is more like 238 than 20 Beauty Blogging Ideas for Blog Posts, but congratulations if you made it to the end of my ginormous list and hopefully you have enough inspiration to keep happily blogging for the next few months!

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Mary Oliver

Mary 24 CRAFTY CREATIVE CLUMSY UK beauty, fashion, lifestyle blogger and vlogger I started this blog in summer 2013 to create my own little space to write relatable content on my personal style for the everyday girl. Yorkshire based lover of tea, floral prints and skater dresses.

  • Thanks for sharing these great ideas!

    Candice | Beauty Candy Loves

  • This is such a unique & extensive list, thank you for sharing!

  • This is an amazing list! I’m totally saving it for next block. Fantastic work. Thank you for sharing it with us! xx


  • Kimberly Ann

    Amazing post! Definitely saving this for future use. Thanks!


    http://trendkeeper.me .. Cut your OWN hair!

  • Such a good list! This will totally save me on days when I feel like I have nothing to write:D

  • Really thorough list! I’m impressed :D I love reading beauty hauls. It’s probably one of my favorite posts to see. Or travel posts too

  • Pili G

    This is really helpful! Would defiantly save it and come back whenever I need it!



    Records of my Troubles

  • Thedottedbowblog

    Great post! Very helpful! Thanks :) Check out my blog dottedbow.blogspot.com xo A

  • Rachel Stinson

    Waow this is the kind of post I have been looking for recently – I have totally lost all inspiration so thank-you :)



  • Claire Cavanagh

    This is AMAZING, will definitely be popping back to this post for some inspo when I’m stuck next :)

    Claire | Stylingo.co.uk | xx

  • tiffanytales

    Wow, you’ve gone to town with suggestions! Thank you so much. I find I either have too many things to write about or nothing at all – so this will help : ).

    Tiffany Tales – A British Beauty & Lifestyle Blog

  • Dinel C.

    Wao, these are great ideas and well organised, thank you for sharing this extensive list! :)

  • Piia

    Omg, thanks so much for this post! I scrolled through and now have a whole notebook’s page full of ideas for beauty and lifestyle content!

    My blog: BOWTIE DIARY

  • Yiotou_La

    Great post, thank you so much!!! Very helpful, I made a list of 3-4 things to write next!!! :)


  • Thank you so much for the gigantic list of ideas! I am enough inspired for the next 12 months, I guess. Kudos to you for sharing these with fellow bloggers!

  • Great! Such a useful post for beauty bloggers like me. I am going to follow the tips for my next blog! http://bijou-beauty.blogspot.com

  • Lou Loves

    Just bookmarked this post, it’s so handy. Love Lou / http://www.louloves01.blogspot.co.uk

  • Sara O’Brien

    Thanks for all the ideas! I am just starting off and so these ideas will definitely come in handy!



  • SincerelySarah

    Great post, Mary. Thank you for sharing your ideas :) xxnnwww.sincerelysarah.net

  • Natalie Brown

    This has helped so much! I used your idea of ‘How Much Is Your Face Worth’ Tag! Thanks!


  • Thanks so much for this list! I’ve just created my own beauty blog and this post has given me so many ideas and will definitely be useful in the future :) x


  • kathycakebread

    Fabulous post , thanks for the ideas

  • Julia Whitby

    Brilliant post! Certainly given me loads of ideas and i made it all the way to the end;)
    I had a bit of writers block and this is definitely going to help! Thankyou! You got a new subscriber:)

  • I know this is an old post, but I keep coming back to it! Such a godsend when my brain can’t think! Thankyou💜
    Have a lovely day!
    -Cait xx