Best Beauty Hacks

Bella Breakdown The internet is one of my favorite things because, hello, memes, but also they level of simple genius that people come up with to make your life easier is unmatched. The life and beauty hack videos you can find on the internet are extremely helpful. There’s nothing complicated about them, and you usually have whatever they use in the video lying around your house. There are a few beauty hacks that are basically next level. 1. Put a bag over your head. No seriously. If you’re putting on a light colored sweater, but you don’t want to...

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Creative Cleaning Hacks

Bella Breakdown A lot of people tend to dread the idea of having to clean their home. Doing a deep home clean can be really daunting, especially if you have a big space, and you have also resigned yourself to the idea that you will not hire a house cleaner. So you know when that Sunday rolls around and you have no plans, and the laundry and dishes are piling up, and there are some weird stains happening around the kitchen, don’t fret because there are some awesome cleaning hacks to help make your cleaning day a lot easier....

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Trying Grandma’s Beauty Tricks

Bella Breakdown Our grandmothers could very well think we are the generation that knows it all. We have all of this technology, and information in the palm of our hands. But, Grandma knows she’s got some long lasting tricks up her sleeve that she is more than likely to pass down to us. A lot of our grandmothers were probably born between the 1930s and 50s. They grew up in a totally different era. Some of your grandmothers may have been immigrants from other countries, like mine, and have brought with them some of their own interesting beauty regimens....

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Lipstick Tricks

Bella Breakdown I remember being little and getting into my mom’s makeup. My absolute favorite thing to wear was lipstick. There were so many colors, so many consistencies, and it just made me feel like a grown up! I couldn’t wait to wear lipstick when I was older! But much to my inner child’s dismay, lipstick sort of died out while I was a teenager. Extra shiny, neutral colored glosses were really what was in style. Luckily, 2015 came around and put lipstick back on the map! Thank the makeup Gods for matte lipsticks of all different colors. My...

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Staying Out Of Vacation Debt

Bella Breakdown Sometimes, you know you just need a vacation, but you often look in your wallet and know that you just can’t afford it right now. You might be really tempted to make a very common vacation mistake: putting your vacation on your credit card. I hate to break it to you, but like everything else, if you don’t have your own money for a vacation, you probably won’t have money to pay off your credit card. So how do we make sure to stay out of vacation debt? 1. Save! Even if it takes a while, create...

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