Bath Bomb Benefits

Bella Breakdown You’ve probably seen videos of crazy creative bath bombs while scrolling through your preferred social media medium. There are all kinds of bath bombs that create the most insane visuals when you drop them into your filled bathtub. But, are they beneficial in any way? Other than being aesthetically pleasing, bath bombs actually do provide some overall health benefits: 1. More Bath Time Baths themselves are actually quite good for you. If you’re excited about getting to soak in your bath bomb, you reap the benefits of the bath itself. Baths can help fight colds, improve your...

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Beachy Waves You’ll Want This Summer

Bella Breakdown There’s nothing quite like the hair you get after a day at the beach. The salt water can turn any kind of hair into that of the mermaid’s we’ve always dreamed of as little girls. Now, some of you might not have constant access to the beach, or maybe you just don’t want to deal with the sand and swallowing salt water, or maybe you’re terrified of the ocean. Don’t fret, there’s still a way to achieve beautiful beach waves without having to go into the ocean. This lavender sea salt spray is the perfect at-home DIY...

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The Perfect Summer DIY

Bella Breakdown Summer is synonymous with the outdoors. Activities such as camping, sun bathing, hiking, swimming keep us outdoors all through the day and even into the night. Summer nighttime activities are just as fun as the ones during the day. Barbecues and backyard parties are a great way to celebrate the lighthearted, lazy days of summer. All of this fun however, can invite some unwanted guests (such as Mosquitoes) to your party. The idea of using chemical-based candles or sprays can seem totally unappealing, especially if you’re hosting a lot of guests. There is a way to repel...

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Activated Charcoal – Trend or Foe?

Bella Breakdown We’ve seen the videos of the super sticky charcoal face masks, the slightly nauseating black toothpaste, and even the black activated charcoal ice cream! To say that activated charcoal has become a slight trend is an understatement. This is especially true with Instagram influencers posting videos of their experiences with activated charcoal products. For some reason we just can’t stop watching them rip out their pores, and making their teeth look like something out of a “Blair Witch” remake. But is the consumption of activated charcoal dangerous? While actually consuming it might not be dangerous, the use...

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The Early Bird’s Guide To Productivity

Bella Breakdown I’m not a morning person. I barely make it to work on time to write these articles. But apparently, according to Harvard Business Review, early-birds are way more productive than any of us night owls. i mean, I’m not surprised in the slightest, but just what are these early-risers doing to make their days so productive? For starters, they don’t view their day as a “day.” Instead, it’s split into two different segments: morning and afternoon. Sounds simple enough, right? Wrong. Morning is devoted all to task organization: making check lists, checking things off said lists, and...

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Ultimate Target Shopping Tips

Shopping at target can sometimes feel like you’re trying to find the end of a maze, not to mention the frivolous spending choices. Target has a very generous return policy and allows you return anything for a full refund after 90 days as long as the items is unopened and in new condition, including food. Another amazing part of their refund policy is that they will grant full refunds after a year for Target branded goods. They also have a special gift card policy that allows customers to trade unwanted gift cards from certain brands, to exchange for a...

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