Ulta Fans Are Upset Over Underwhelming Offers For Ulta Beauty Fest

Bella Breakdown The beauty brand Ulta lands in hot water over their most recent promotional event, the first-ever Ulta Beauty Fest. The Ulta event was posted to the UltaBeauty Twitter page on November 14 announcing the event for Nov. 16 and 17 in all Ulta stores offering an “extravaganza of services, sweepstakes, giveaways and more!” Ulta planned to open all stores nationwide an hour early and promising the first 100 guests get “beauty treats” including “HUGE” sweepstakes prizes. You would think that a first-time even for Ulta would have received more attention or promotion, but they got a lot...

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Selena Gomez Set To Perform Live For The First Time In Years

Bella Breakdown Following her music production comeback, Selena Gomez has announced her first live performance in over two years. Later in November, Gomez will perform her new music at the American Music Awards. Her two new singles (unsure if more are to come before the performance) are largely about her break up and time apart from long-time boyfriend Justin Bieber. Bieber recently married supermodel Hailey Baldwin after dating almost immediately after Gomez’s breakup. Following their growing relationship, Gomez remained relatively quiet—in terms of their progress and in the music world—and dove into working on the production of 13 Reasons...

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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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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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Should Men Try Makeup?

Bella Breakodwn Men’s makeup has been rising in popularity, and people have opinions. As a female, I am the last one who should have a say in whether or not a man should try makeup on. And yet, here I am with an opinion! And my thought is this: Everyone should try makeup at some point! You can never know if you like something or not unless you take the time to try it for yourself. If you are are a man (or, heck, even a woman) who wants to try makeup for the first time (wow, what a...

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