Looking Picture Perfect

Bella Breakdown I don’t know about your friends, but it seems as though my friends cannot go anywhere without taking pictures or videos of everyone. I also seem to always look like a dog who’s been hanging out of the window for too long when everyone decides to whip out their phones. It’s as if we can no longer avoid being documented, and not only for our own personal pictures, but for everyone on social media to enjoy. I am fed up with looking like a used mop. There are a few tricks to have up your sleeve so...

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It’s A Drugstore Look

Bella Breakdown I have never been the person to spend more than $30 on a makeup product. Even having had admit to spending $30 still makes me cringe. I personally believe there’s nothing wrong with being a little cheap in the makeup department. Everything in 2018 seems to be really transparent; there isn’t much room for false advertising, because it seems as though everyone’s dirty secrets get found out and then posted to social media. A lot of makeup bloggers have taken to their video channels to post their experiences having had used drugstore makeup. They buy products that...

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Benefits To Going Makeup Free

Bella Breakdown We can’t help but notice our favorite female celebrities are going makeup-less, and absolutely rocking it. Sure, we live in a world where contouring, baking, highlighting, and smokey-eyeing rules our social media feeds. However, it seems like going makeup free is taking over and it’s benefiting us women in some major ways. 1. It’s Empowering Going makeup free is actually really empowering, especially in a social setting. Society has us believing that wearing makeup should be part of our presentation as women. To that we say, “BOOOO!”. Wearing eyeliner does not make us any more capable to...

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We Miss These 90’s Beauty Trends

Bella Breakdown There is such an obsession with everything involving the 1990’s that I have to wonder, was that the golden age? Or, are the people of our generation just suckers for nostalgia? Either way there’s no question that the 1990’s brought us some really fantastic beauty trends. Some of which are making a major comeback in 2018. 1. Hair Styles Hairstyles ranged from “The Rachel” a long, layered bob, to the short pixie look rocked by Halle Berry and Toni Braxton. We had the candy curls that Mary J. Blige made popular, and let’s be honest boosted 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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