Refrigerated Yogurt Could Be The Secret To Great Skin

Bella Breakdown If you’re someone who has tried every trick in the book for perfect skin, but nothing has worked then what you need may be in your refrigerator. Celebs like Gwyneth Paltrow, Victoria Beckham, and even Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall have all turned to this dairy product for their facial needs. Celebrity facialist Deborah Mitchell is giving away a few of her skincare secrets and she claims that one of the best things for your skin is cold yogurt. “If you aren’t able to buy quality skin cream, apply some yogurt to the skin, and leave it...

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Shoo Fly! Get Rid Of Pesky Bugs With These Homemade Repellents

Bella Breakdown You may be preparing for some fun summer activities, but one thing that may have slipped you mind are bug repellents. Instead of using chemical repellents found in stores try out these homemade repellents that will keep the mosquitoes away and let you enjoy the outdoors. If you have a few empty mason jars lying around, simply add your favorite essential oils with water. Using oils like peppermint, lavender, eucalyptus or citrus will release a fragrance that will naturally repel mosquitoes. Add about 10 drops of oil to the water in the jar. You’ll then add a...

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These Might Sound Like Some Weird Cleaning Hacks, But They Work

Bella Breakdown If you’re planning on doing some house cleaning this weekend then trying out some new, but effective hacks may be what you need. If you find yourself out of your usual cleaning products try using these household items that will surely get the job done. On top of being a great drink, Coca-Cola can also be used to clean your porcelain toilet, sinks, and bathtubs. Simply pour a can of Coke into a toilet and let it sit for an hour, scrub and then simply flush it clean. The citric acid in Coke removes stains from vitreous...

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5 Ways To Trick Your Brain Into Getting More Done

Bella Breakdown Keeping your mind on track to be productive can be a struggle for some. However, there are a few tricks one can do to make your brain do work even when it’s telling you it doesn’t want to. Trick one would be to take the distractions away. The biggest distraction? Your smartphone. So, whenever you’re at work or needing to do some household chores put your phone away. “By having your smartphone out, you are literally bringing the IQ of the entire room down,” said one researcher from the University of Texas-Austin. Open offices may be cool...

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Here’s When You Should Consider DIY Over Hiring A Professional

Bella Breakdown With the weather getting warmer it’s about that time that families begin to renovate their homes. Whether it’s adding that new patio deck for those summer gatherings or finally revamping that kitchen there are many home projects that will be underway. When starting your project saving as much money as possible is going to be the first priority so obviously, anything that you can do yourself is a plus. However, if not done correctly, that DIY project could end up costing you, even more, when a professional comes in to fix it. Before starting your renovations, take...

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Wedding Ideas That Saves Money And The Environment

Bella Breakdown Wedding season is almost here for all those lucky couples planning to say “I do.” For many couples, these days wanting to get married and saving money is very important. Luckily, with new DIY ideas spending money on a wedding planner isn’t even necessary and now there are more ways for you to save some green. In your pocket and on earth. Eco-friendly weddings are slowly becoming the new thing for couples wanting to not only save money but also save the environment. In order to that, couples should consider digitizing their wedding RSVPs. Simply set up...

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At-Home Cupping Is The New DIY Trend

Bella Breakdown Cupping has been a growing trend to alternative therapy since it first gained mass attention at the 2016 Rio Olympic games. Now thanks to a few companies you can cup your own body and face right in your own home. The alternative therapy technique uses suction cups to stimulate your skin and muscles. Commonly used to treat soreness, cupping promotes increased blood circulation, which helps relieve muscle tension, promote cell repair, and aid in other regeneration. The technique is widely practiced in Traditional Chinese Medicine, but researchers say that the earliest pictorial records originated in ancient Egypt....

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Little Ways To Give Your Home A Big Spring Makeover

Bella Breakdown Giving your home a facelift that could compete with anything seen on HGTV can cost you a hefty penny. If it’s not in your budget to go all out on a home makeover here are some small changes you can make that’ll still leave a big impression in your home. Over time, your outdoor lighting fixtures can begin to look beat up and worn down thanks to extreme weather. You can easily revamp those lights by spray painting them with a fresh coat of metallic paint. You can then use a small paintbrush to add gold accent...

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