125 Beauty, Books, and Lifestyle Blog Post Ideas

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Writer’s block is something almost everyone has experienced including myself. To overcome writer’s block, I made a list of 125 blog post ideas for beauty, book, and lifestyle bloggers.

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  1. Product review (in-depth review of products you liked or did not like, first impressions, or mini reviews)
  2. Brand review (best and worst products)
  3. Monthly favorites
  4. All-time favorite/holy grail products
  5. Best drugstore products
  6. High-end products worth splurging on
  7. Dupes for high-end products
  8. Latest haul
  9. Wish list
  10. Anti-wish list (products you would not buy)
  11. Regretted purchases
  12. Empties (products you used up)
  13. Project pan (track progress of products you want to use up by a certain time i.e. 6 months)
  14. Products you use for a pamper night
  15. Subscription box unboxing
  16. Beauty advent calendar you have or want
  17. Makeup look (for a holiday, special occasion, season, using only 1 brand, using budget products, based on a celebrity, makeup challenge)
  18. Makeup of the day
  19. Makeup for the season (makeup products you recommend for the summer, fall, winter, or spring)
  20. Makeup routine (for every day, when you only have 10 minutes, no-makeup makeup, or special occasion)
  21. How your makeup has improved over time
  22. Your makeup collection
  23. Makeup kit for beginners
  24. How you store your makeup
  25. Check your makeup’s expiration dates
  26. Favorite makeup brushes and tools
  27. How you clean your makeup brushes
  28. What is in your makeup bag?
  29. What is in your travel bag?
  30. Get ready with me
  31. Tutorials (step-by-step guide on how you did your makeup)
  32. How to (find correct foundation shade, apply lipstick, contour, bake your makeup, hide dark circles, conceal blemishes)
  33. Beauty trends you follow or avoid
  34. Beauty hacks
  35. Current skincare routine
  36. Skincare routine for each season
  37. Best products for your skin type (oily, dry, combination)
  38. Anti-aging tips
  39. DIY products you tried (face mask, lip scrub, body scrub)
  40. Haircare routine
  41. Tips for healthy hair
  42. Hairstyle ideas (for everyday or special occasion)
  43. Nail care routine
  44. Favorite nail polishes
  45. Nail art/look
  46. Favorite perfume (current or for the season)
  47. Gift ideas (for a friend, partner, mother)
  48. Favorite beauty bloggers and YouTubers
  49. Interview a beauty blogger
  50. Collaborate with another beauty blogger


  1. Book review
  2. Favorite books, authors, genres, characters, or covers
  3. Worst books, characters, etc.
  4. New releases or soon-to-be-released books
  5. Latest book haul
  6. Wish list
  7. Your to be read (TBR) list
  8. Books you did not finish (DNF) list
  9. Wrap-up (monthly or yearly list of books you read)
  10. Your favorite library or bookstore
  11. Bookshelf tour
  12. Books you recommend for each season (summer, winter, etc.)
  13. Read a book from a genre you do not normally read
  14. How a movie or series compares to the book
  15. Favorite books from your childhood
  16. What got you into reading (why you love to read)
  17. Favorite cookbooks
  18. Best places to read
  19. Hardback, paperback, e-book vs audiobook
  20. Favorite book quotes
  21. Book tag
  22. Author or book blogger interview
  23. Bookish subscription box unboxing
  24. DIY book projects (bookmarks, using old books)
  25. Gift guide for book lovers


  1. Get to know me (facts about yourself)
  2. Personal story (lesson you learned, obstacle you overcome, embarrassing story, life experience)
  3. Things you learned
  4. Things to do before your next birthday (25 things to do before turning 25)
  5. Q&A
  6. Open letter to friends, family, or letter to younger or future self
  7. A day in your life
  8. Charities and organizations you support
  9. Room, home, or workspace tour
  10. Monthly goals
  11. Why you started blogging
  12. Tips for new bloggers (common mistakes to avoid)
  13. Best blogging tools
  14. Favorite apps to use
  15. Favorite blog posts
  16. Your bullet journal or planner
  17. Outfit of the day
  18. Outfit for a specific occasion (date night, family dinner, holiday)
  19. Must-haves in your wardrobe
  20. Favorite stores
  21. Relationship advice
  22. Date ideas
  23. Places you want to visit
  24. Travel story
  25. Travel essentials
  26. How to pack a suitcase
  27. Things to do in your hometown or current city
  28. Event you attended
  29. Favorite recipe or a new recipe you tried
  30. Favorite snacks
  31. Weekly meal prep
  32. Restuarant you ate at
  33. Fitness routine
  34. Favorite movies and series
  35. Your music playlist
  36. Favorite video games
  37. Your pets
  38. How you practice self-care
  39. What makes you happy (what you are grateful for)
  40. How you stay motivated
  41. Inspirational quotes
  42. Organization and declutter tips
  43. How to improve time management
  44. How you save money
  45. DIY projects
  46. Gift guide (for birthday, holidays, housewarming, wedding, baby shower)
  47. Subscription box unboxing
  48. Favorite lifestyle bloggers and YouTubers
  49. Interview another lifestyle blogger
  50. Blog post ideas list

What do you do when you have writer’s block? Do you have any other blog post ideas you would like to share?

142 thoughts on “125 Beauty, Books, and Lifestyle Blog Post Ideas

  1. Great post ideas. We all get writers block sometimes, it’s good to have a list of go to ideas for blog posts. I also find it helpful to find fun national holidays to put a spin on or thinking of things I wish I had known before trying xyz…

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  2. Thanks girl! I’ve been having writer’s block for awhile now. Usually I like going outside and going for a nature walk, that when my creative juices start to flow.

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  3. I have just switched (or am in the process of) from full time book blogger to lifestyle. This list really helps, as recipes and book reviews were about all I had. Thanks!

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