Is The Perm Making a Comeback?

Bella Breakdown Just when the beauty industry thought the relaxer was done with the latest natural hair movement, but that may no longer be the case. The 80’s trend of over-the-top curls might be on its way back into style with a more gentler look with the “new-wave perm.” 2019’s spring/summer fashion shows have seen many models strut down the Gucci and Celine catwalk with a number of curly-haired styles. Academy Award-winner Emma Stone also got ahead of the trend last year when her makeup artist posted mid-perm pictures to Instagram, quickly followed by fellow actors Jaime King and...

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SZA Lands Sephora In Hot Water, Resulting In Store-wide Diversity Training

Bella Breakdown Customers of cosmetics retailer Sephora will have to wait an extra hour before they can happily shop due to the company closing all of its U.S. stores for diversity training. The “inclusion workshop” comes after R&B singer SZA publicly called out a California location for racially profiling her. The company denied that the workshop is in relation to SZA’s complaint, but rather as preparation for its “We Belong to Something Beautiful” campaign launch. “The plan to close our U.S. stores, distribution centers, call centers and corporate office for a one-hour inclusivity workshop with our 16,000 employees has...

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You Can Now Rent Clothes From Urban Outfitters

Bella Breakdown If it has been your dream to dress like you are going to Coachella every day of the year, but without the money to pay for it, your luck has changed. Urban Outfitters announced that it is now offering a rental service thanks to a subscriber service called Nuuly. The service will cost roughly $88 a month and will allow customers to pick six items, up to a combined value of $800, to rent, wear and return the clothes when done. Like many subscriber services, Nuuly will also offer the opportunity to purchase any of the rented...

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Here’s How To Make Your Beauty Products Last Longer

Bella Breakdown For some women and men, wearing makeup is a big part of their daily routine. But what happens on those days when you realize you are all out a beauty product? Before running to the store to buy a new tube of mascara or powder try these hacks for making your beauty products last longer. Once your mascara is dried out it may seem like the end of the world. However, it doesn’t have to be when you bring the item back to life with a bit of moisture. All you have to do is add a...

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Dunkin’ Donuts Launches Limited Edition Coffee-Themed Nail Polish

Bella Breakdown After changing their name from Dunkin’ Donuts to just Dunkin’, the breakfast fast food chain is making the move into another industry. Beauty fans who also love a good donut or two will now be able to paint their nails with Dunkin’-themed nail polishes. The Boston-based coffee chain will have launched a limited edition line of polish inspired by the brand’s signature lattes and seasonal flavors. The company partnered with vegan-friendly polish company Lauren B. Beauty to bring customers the drink-inspired polish, but also polish that include the orange and pink hues that Dunkin’ is known for....

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Prada Is Going Cruelty-Free By 2020

Bella Breakdown Prada had a big announcement to make last week that will surely make animal lovers happy. The Italian luxury fashion brand has decided that by 2020 they will stop using fur in its collections. The fashion house making the cruelty-free move is due to Prada’s collaboration with the Fur Free Alliance, an international coalition of more than 40 animal protection organizations working together to end animal cruelty. “The Prada Group is committed to innovation and social responsibility, and our fur-free policy is an extension of that engagement,” Prada’s artistic director Miuccia Prada wrote in a statement. “Focusing...

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Makeup Hacks Perfect For The Working Woman

Bella Breakdown For a working woman taking time to put on makeup may not be the most idealistic priority. There come times where you just have to use the bare minimum and go, but here are some makeup hacks that even the busiest of women can benefit from. If washing your hair just doesn’t seem to be in the cards for you, try a dry shampoo instead. If you’re not a fan of dry shampoo then perhaps a DIY leave-in conditioner will do the trick. All you need is a spray bottle, normal conditioner, and water. Add 1 part...

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Reverse The Aging Process With These Anti-Aging Creams

Bella Brakdown Getting older is inevitable, but no one wants to look or feel like they’re old. While some people are blessed with the genetics to look much younger than they are others have to buy their youth. To make your buying options easier, here are some of the best anti-aging creams and serums. If you notice that your neck is looking a little too tales from the crypt for your taste then It Cosmetics Confidence In A Neck Cream should be in your medicine cabinet. The cream has been clinically tested to improve your skin’s elasticity with ingredients...

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