WHAT?! This Powder Is Actually a Lipstick!!

Bella Breakdown With great powder (lipstick) comes great responsibility. This powder is actually a lipstick that when pressed, melts together. It’s made with pigment, natural oils, and extracts. It goes on just like a lipstick. Apply thinly and the stain lasts for hours. You can also dab it on your cheeks as blush. You can easily mix colors. Layer your colors to create an ombre effect. Purchase it online for anywhere from $5 to...

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Oscars 2017 Red Carpet: Wow & Whoa Moments

Bella Breakdown This year’s Academy Awards red carpet was filled with jaw-dropping gowns, unexpected print choices, and that overreaching devotion to fashion that we’ve come to expect from the Oscars crowd. So, without further ado, let’s dive into the “wow” & “whoa” fashion moments of the evening! Wow Emma Stone in Givenchy.   Viola Davis in Armani.   Taraji P. Henson in Alberta Ferretti.   Hailee Steinfeld in Ralph & Russo.   Kirsten Dunst in Christian Dior.   Karlie Kloss in Stella McCartney.   Brie Larson in Oscar de la Renta. Whoa (In a Good Way) Dakota Johnson in...

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5 Things You Never Knew About ‘Love Actually’

Bella Breakdown In honor of this cinematic masterpiece, here are just a few fun facts about ‘Love Actually that you might not have known, even if you have watched it a million times. 1 The opening and closing scenes feature real people reuniting with their loved ones at the airport. 2 Andrew Lincoln wrote all of his signs for the scene where his character professes his love to Juliet. 3 The lake where Jamie and Aurelia jumped in to save his writing is actually only 18 inches deep. 4 Emma Thompson wore a fat suit for the film. 5...

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12 Ways Kate Middleton Redefined Being a Princess

Bella Breakdown Kate Middleton is more than just a princess. Get to know more about the Duchess of Cambridge. Some things you might not know about Kate Middleton are: 1. She lived in Amman, Jordan from ages 2 to 5. 2. She was bullied while at boarding school in England. 3. The seemingly prim and proper Duchess was captain of the field hockey club at Marlborough College. 4. She took a gap year before university to study in Chile and Italy. 5. She graduated with honors with a degree in art history. 6. She launched a new brand under...

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Our Top Picks from Goop’s Crazy, Sexy, Cool Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Bella Breakdown In search of a unique Valentine’s Day present? Goop has you covered. 1. Blonde/Brunette denim jackets retail for $179 each. Let your preference be known with these stylish jackets.   2. Artemare Puglia Cabana Longboard retails for $495. This is a great gift for someone active or adventurous.   3. Jennifer Meyer XO necklace retails for $550. Make a statement with this pretty piece of bling.   4. Goop Medicine Bag retails for $85. The special person in your life will always think of you when they are traveling.   5. Shinola the Runwell Turntable retails for...

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Britney Spears’ Best Looks from the Early 2000s

Bella Breakdown Take a look at some of Britney Spears’ best red carpet looks from her “Britney” era back in 2001. On November 5, 2001, Britney Jean Spears released her third album. It included hits like “I’m a Slave for You”, “Overprotected”, and “I’m a Girl, Not Yet a Woman”. The album launched the sold out Dream Within a Dream world tour. Here are some other iconic moments from the Brittany era. Britney shot Crossroads, which was written by Shonda Rimes and stars Zoe Saldana and Taryn Manning. Let’s break this down: chunky highlights, embellished tank top, denim floor...

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