Katie Couric Explores Women’s Success Stories With Eva Chen

Katie Couric is teaming up with theSkimm to explore the stories of successful women and their journey to the top, starting with getting to know the director of fashion partnerships for Instagram, Eva Chen. Chen works hard in an out of the office, especially at the gym with her co-workers. Chen says that team workouts with her co-workers gives her the motivation to go, also helping to build a bond with her co-workers. When asked if she is worried about what to wear everyday for work, she says that she doesn’t but focuses on her choice of shoes for...

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Fitness – Instagram Vs. Reality

Bella Breakdown I often find I am inundated by fitness pictures and videos on my Instagram feed. I see rock hard abs, toned arms, and frankly perfect rear ends showing me how to do a proper squat on a near daily basis. I can’t help but feel physically inadequate to some of these fitness Instagram pages. It immediately makes me want to throw the cookie I’m usually eating into the garbage and go do about a thousand pushups. But, am I comparing myself to an unobtainable image? Many of the people behind fitness Instagram pages have come out to...

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What Exactly Is A Glo-Up?

Bella Breakdown While doing your daily social media scan you might’ve come run across some “Glo-up” posts. So what exactly is a “glo-up”. Typically documented on Instagram, it’s when someone has had an amazing transformation from being an awkward little kid to an obscenely attractive adult. But don’t get the wrong idea here, glo-ups are also indicative of a major life transformation. It can be as simple as us owning who we are and loving it. One woman took to Twitter to post about her own glo-up. She posted a picture of herself with a prom date of the...

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Jaw-Dropping Makeup Transformations

The makeup game is ever-evolving with crazy trends and application techniques, but these artists use makeup to create a work of art. Makeup may alter someone’s appearance, but now is used to create over-the-top looks and even some aspects of optical illusion. One makeup artist is known for his Disney cosplay makeup, known for his Instagram handle @Jooskellington. You may have seen one of his viral videos of his Disney character transformations and uses professional makeup prosthetic appliances to achieve his look. Another makeup artist that is blowing up on Instagram is Ophélie, but is better known for her...

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Why Is Everyone Doing ‘Migraine Pose’ on Instagram These Days?

No, you do not need a migraine to be able to perfect this trending pose. The migraine pose is how all the models and Insta-famous people are posing. Magazine covers, Instagram pictures, and any other photograph you can think of. Kendall Jenner, Kylie Jenner, Bella Hadid, Rita Ora and many others have adopted the pose. There is some science behind the pose though. Makeup artists told Elle magazine that the pose tightens the face and shows off your cheek bones. It also gives your eyebrows a little lift. If you are going to try the pose, professionals say to...

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