Sometimes, the hardest part of taking pictures for the 'gram isn't finding the perfect location or getting the right pose, but thinking of a caption that can best describe your photo without saying too much or too little. You don't want to leave it blank, but you also don't want to resort to just using emojis. Decisions, decisions!
If you're still thinking of the perfect caption for your selfie, don't worry because the days of bugging your barkada GC and scouring the internet for potential ones are over. Ahead, we've listed down ideas for all your important mini-milestones—whether it be a new haircut, manicure, or lipstick. Keep on scrolling to copy-paste your faves and watch the likes flood in:
Selfie Caption Idea: For when you get a new haircut or color
- "Life is too short to have boring hair."
- "Only the good dye young."
- "New hair, who dis?"
- "That's why her hair is so big, it's full of secrets." - Damien, Mean Girls
- "Love is in the ~hair~."
- "You better call Becky with the good hair." - Beyoncé, "Sorry"
- "Who run the world? Curls."
- "Issa good hair day."
- "Fringe with benefits."
- "Short hair, don't care."
Selfie Caption Idea: For when you get a fresh new manicure
- "Nailed it!"
- "Nails before males."
- "When in doubt, paint your nails."
- "Life is too short to have naked nails."
- "Nothing a fresh mani can't fix!"
- "May your Monday be short, your coffee be strong, and your nails get compliments."
- "I'm not perfect, but my nails are."
- "Nothing improves my mood like a new manicure."
- "Nails: One thing you can get into shape without exercise."
Selfie Caption Idea: For when you're sporting your fave lippie
- "I got that red lip classic thing that you like." - Taylor Swift, "Style"
- "When in doubt, wear red."
- "Wearing the color of my soul."
- "Lipstick is my war paint."
- "Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick, and pull yourself together." - Elizabeth Taylor
- "But first, lipstick."
- "There's only one man for me and his name is Matte."
- "Go bold or go home."
- "Lipstick is for when you've had a shit day and you need red lipstick to face the world." - Keira Knightley
- "Red lips and wine sips."
- "If you're sad, add more red lipstick and attack." - Coco Chanel
- "Red lipstick is the beauty equivalent of a shot of espresso."
- A little lipstick never hurt anybody!"
Selfie caption Idea: For #SelfcareSundays
- "When you're doing skincare but your skin doesn't care."
- "I like my skincare products like how I like my people: Non-toxic."
- "A face mask solves everything."
- "Self-care and chill."
- "When in doubt, Zen it out."
- "Self-care ain't selfish."
- "Please get back to me after three to five business days."
- "Treat 'yo self!"
Selfie Caption Ideas: For when your MOTD is looking 100
- "My life might not be perfect, but my makeup is."
- "Confidence level: Selfie with no filter."
- "Brows before bros."
- "When in doubt, wing it out."
- "Wake up and makeup."
- "Blending is my cardio."
- "Woke up like this."
- "You know it's going to be a good day when you perfect your cat-eye with just one try."
- "Success is the only option because I love expensive makeup."
- "There she glows."
- "Money can't buy happiness, but it can buy makeup and that's good enough for me."
And of course, the no-fail caption that works for literally everything: "Felt cute, won't delete."
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