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10 Pin-Worthy Beauty Tips

Simple Storage

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Looking for an easy way to store makeup brushes and keep them free of dirt and germs? We love this coffee bean container idea! And with these creative ways to store jewelry, you'll never have to waste time untangling chains again!

Check out even more easy beauty storage ideas on BeautyRiot.com.

Nail It

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You don’t need to spend a lot of cash to get a cool-looking polish job. The Glitter Guide shows us DIY ombre nails that even the most mani-challenged can do!

Bobbing for Pins

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I don’t know about you, but I have bobby pins all over the place and can never seem to find one when I need it. And transporting them is even more of a nightmare. The Burlap Bag Blog teaches us how to keep them all neatly packed for transport—using a Tic Tac container!

For home storage, check out this pin from BCBG. The magnetic strip is a perfect way to make sure you always have a bobby pin when you need one—plus, it just looks cool!

Hair Tipping

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At first we were hesitant about the whole hair tipping idea, but Lauren Conrad won us over! The beauty and style guru shares step-by-step instructions for color tipping on her blog, The Beauty Department, which has been ever popular on Pinterest.

Want to try that dip-dyed ponytail without the commitment of hair color? Check out this DIY temporary ombre hair from Broke and Chic, using the latest craze of hair chalking.

Edible Beauty Treatments

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Did you know strawberries are not only good for whitening teeth, but they can also decrease the appearance of pores? Or what about brown sugar as an exfoliant? The Sun Times shows us several ingredients commonly found in your kitchen and how you can use them for your beauty routine!

DIY Dry Shampoo

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These pantry staples make washing your hair easier than ever—no water necessary! The DIY dry shampoo recipe from Petit Elefant is perfect for slipping into a Zip-Lock baggie for those days when you need a quick refresher on the go. (Ever been crunched for time after your morning workout? Cut out hair drying time with this tip.)

Ocean (Hair)Spray

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You can mix up a a bottle of the perfect beachy waves at home, thanks to this pin. Swell Style Blog provides the ingredients, which include coconut oil, salt, and water. Just a few spritzes make hair look as if you've been frolicking in the ocean all afternoon—even if you're miles from the shore!

Red Carpet Waves

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Do you ever see celebrities with sleek, sexy waves perfectly framing their face and write it off to hours in the hair and makeup chair? While that may be true, it doesn't mean you (yes, even you) can't get the same red carpet waves at home. With the help of this pin from Cupcakes and Cashmere, you can do it in just a few minutes, using nothing but a curling iron!

Eyes that Make a Statement

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This dramatic look from The Beauty Department is perfect for a night on the town. With a pop of color and sparkle, no one will be able to take their eyes off of, well, your eyes! We love the finished product on this pin.

Tip: Switch up the color accent to coordinate with your outfit or bring out your natural shades.

Skin Remedies

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If something's off with your skin—dryness, acne, dull-ness, or too much oil—it really puts a cramp in your beauty routine. That's why we love this pin from Julep Blog. It addresses the four most common skin issues and how you can treat them—yourself!