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    Updated on Aug 31, 2020. Posted on Oct 19, 2016

    15 Genius Dollar Store Bathroom Hacks Because Mess = Stress

    Upgrade your bathroom in an instant.

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    1. Keep your favorite nail polish colors in a spice rack.

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    Why? Because you can show off your beautiful family while also keeping your colors super handy. Get more organizing ideas here.

    2. Add a second shower rod for extra bathroom storage.

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    Hook hangable baskets to the second rod and store all the body washes that are usually cluttering the sides of your shower.

    3. Or DIY bottle holders with suction cups and hair ties.

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    Suspend bottles to keep them from cluttering the shower ledges. Learn how to make them here.

    4. Use hooks in the bathroom closet or inside the medicine cabinet to hang your ~fave~ accessories.

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    Keep necklaces detangled and easy to grab. Get more info here.

    5. Or keep jewelry accessible by using curtain or shower rings on an extra towel rod.

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    That's right: Secure a towel rod JUST for jewelry so you can keep all of your things front and center. Get more info here.

    6. If storage is SUPER tight, opt for a shower curtain with *pockets*.

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    Because you wouldn't buy a dress without pockets, so why make that exception for your shower curtain? You can get one here for $19.99. You can also DIY your own storage shower curtain with a hanging utility bag — get the tutorial here.

    7. Stash hair ties with a carabiner.

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    Keep the clip in a bathroom drawer for easy access.

    8. And store bobby pins and barrettes in a craft box.

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    We all have that one bathroom drawer where bobby pins go to die. NO. MORE. Learn more about it here.

    9. Use small storage solutions like StickOnPods ($10.99) to make it easier to find your stuff.

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    When you only have one cabinet, make the most of it. You can also DIY these holders with small office supply organizers and mounting tape.

    10. A utensil tray keeps toothbrushes organized.

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    Which will cut down on the times you drunkenly use your s.o.'s brush.

    11. Use velcro and office trays to organize your bathroom drawers.

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    To keep trays from moving around when you open the drawer, stick adhesive Velcro tabs ($12.49) to tray and drawer bottoms so that each container has a sturdy spot. Learn more about it here.

    12. Keep your makeup in a binder and stash it under the sink.

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    When you travel, open the binder locks and pull out the bag you need (like everyday makeup, evening makeup, etc.). Get more details here.

    13. You should also put shower caddies under the sink for storage that will actually stay de-cluttered.

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    This is a great way to make a DIY shelf without having to take a trip to the hardware store. Get more info here.

    14. For a tiny bathroom, combine wall decorations with storage in the form of these pretty copper makeup cups.

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    Who doesn't want more storage + cute metallic decor? To get the full tutorial, visit A Beautiful Mess.

    15. DIY a hair tools organizer with a PVC pipe and some spray paint.

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    Or you can buy an over-the-door hair dryer holder ($4.99). Get the tutorial at Once Upon A Family.

    Now get out there and D.E.C.L.U.T.T.E.R.