Celebrities Respond To Gillette’s Controversial New Campaign

Bella Breakdown This week, Gillette razors released a new campaign with a controversial advertisement. Called “The Best Men Can Be” campaign, the ad references the #MeToo movement, and encourages men to stand up for women, and not make excuses for bad behavior. “We believe in the best in men … to say the right thing, to act the right way,” the narrator states. “Some already are, in ways big and small. But some is not enough, because the boys watching today will be the men of tomorrow.” The ad has the best of intentions, though some viewers were vocally...

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Caroline Calloway And The Rise Of The Instagram Scammer

Bella Breakdown Caroline Calloway is a 27-year-old Instagram influencer who first drew attention for her biographical posts that read like fairytales and life dramas during her time at Cambridge University. She quickly drew over 800,000 followers to her page, and was even offered a $500,000 book deal, although she eventually dropped it, putting her in a serious amount of debt. Despite some ups and downs, she continued to write her longform Instagram posts, documenting her life in New York City as a young 20-something. It’s a tried and true concept, and a lot of fans relate to her stories...

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Selena Gomez Speaks Out About Her Mental Health Battle

Bella Breakdown Selena Gomez has been open over the years about her health struggles, and battles with mental health. She was diagnosed with Lupus, underwent a kidney transplant, and went through bouts of severe anxiety and panic attacks. Now, she is reaching out to others who might be affected by similar things, and standing up for herself and her decisions, which have proved to be helpful for her healing. “It’s been awhile since you have heard from me, but I wanted to wish everyone a happy new year and to thank you for your love and support,” the 26-year-old...

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You Don’t Need Another Reason To Shop At Benefit, But Now You Have One

Bella Breakdown Benefit Cosmetics has had a longtime following, with cult products like its Roller Lash Curling Mascara and POREfessional pore-minimizing primer. Their products are top quality, incredibly fun, and appeal to a wide audience. But the company has gone one step further and has just launched a campaign with a powerful message. Kate Grant, a model with Down Syndrome, is the newest Benefit ambassador. The 20-year-old model had been a fan of the brand, and posted a photo with Benefit eyeliner on Instagram, where it quickly received thousands of likes and applause. Then, Benefit decided Grant would be...

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Missy Elliott Makes History For Women In Rap

Bella Breakdown We all know that there is a shortage of women in the hip hop genre of music. And even when there is a strong female presence, recognition and honors tend to go to males anyway. Well, Missy Elliott is breaking that streak, becoming the first female rapper to be inducted into the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame. Elliott has six studio albums, four Grammys, and 30 million record sales. Needless to say, this honor has been a long time coming. She is also applauded for her work as a producer and collaborator, working with some of our favorite...

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Chris Pratt And Katherine Schwarzenegger Announced Their Engagement In The Cutest Way

Bella Breakdown Just last week we wrote about the inspirational parenting dynamic between Chris Pratt and ex-wife, Anna Faris. The two have an adorable five-year-old son, Jack, who will now be welcoming a step mother to the family. Yes, Pratt and girlfriend of less than a year, Katherine Schwarzenegger, announced their engagement in the perfect, low-key way. An Instagram post of course! Much of the couple’s relationship has been private, so the sweet photo and caption show a very tender, sweet moment in their lives. “Sweet Katherine, so happy you said yes!” Pratt wrote. “I’m thrilled to be marrying...

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Lady Gaga And Other Celebs Speak Out On R. Kelly

Bella Breakdown After the release of an investigative documentary on Lifetime, “Surviving R. Kelly,” rapper R. Kelly has been accused of multiple cases of sexual assault and preying on teenagers. Lady Gaga was one of the first to come forward and speak out about the horrific news, apologizing for collaborating with Kelly on their 2013 hit “Do What U Want.” Gaga vowed to remove the song from streaming sites including iTunes, YouTube, Spotify, and more. “I’m sorry, both for my poor judgment when I was young and for not speaking out sooner,” Gaga wrote. “My intention was to create...

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Kim Kardashian And Kanye West Will Welcome A Fourth Child

Bella Breakdown Multiple sources have confirmed that Kim Kardashian and husband Kanye West are indeed expecting their fourth child, a baby boy. Kim has been very open about her struggled during her last pregnancy, where there were a variety of healthy scares and concerns. Kim and Kanye have decided to use a surrogate this time around, as they did with Chicago, who is now one. Kim and Kanye also have Saint, 3, and North, 5. A source revealed to People that the current surrogate is not the same gestational carrier as the first time around. “Since they had another...

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