Use This Instead Of Lotion After You Shower

Bella Breakdown Moisturizing your skin after you take a shower is in most people’s everyday routine. But are you moisturizing with the right product? The American Academy of Dermatology stresses that people should be using an ointment or cream rather than a lotion. Ointments have the best effect for smoothing skin and increasing moisture. While a cream is still better than a lotion, it still falls behind ointments in terms of moisturizing benefits. There are still benefits to cream, though. Cream is good for making dry or irritated skin feel light and cool. The least effective is of course...

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Dermatologists Don’t Approve Of Green Sunscreen

Bella Breakdown Hawaii recently banned sunscreen brands with certain chemicals such as oxybenzone and octinoxate. These chemicals hurt the coral reefs and marine life. While environmentalists are excited about Hawaii’s protection plan, dermatologists are not so pleased. Sunscreens with harmful chemicals are effective because they block UVA and UVB  rays. The ‘green’ sunscreen that acts as a replacement is feared to not be as effective. As Hawaii has the highest amount of melanoma diagnoses’ in the country, dermatologists fear that with this new ‘green’ suncreen, that number will rise. Environmentalists are applauding the new legislation and argue that people need...

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Model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley’s Guide To Perfect Baby Skin

Skin That’s As Smooth As A Baby’s With summer on the way and winter behind us, it’s time to get that glowing skin back. The cold and harsh weather always takes a toll on our skin, leaving it dry and itchy. But, as the spring and summer months commence, it’s much easier to get your glow on. It also helps to get some tips from a model, and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is to perfect woman to dish the best skin-care tips. She always has that porcelain look, and we definitely want all the tips she has to offer! In this...

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Glitter Sunscreen Is A Coachella Must-Have

Bella Breakdown Summer is slowly approaching, which means sun, sun and more sun. Plus, Coachella is also right around the corner, so this glitter sunscreen is a must-have product. Who wants to choose between being glittery like a unicorn and protecting their skin? Well, thanks to this product, you won’t have to choose! Of course, the internet already got ahold of this magical glitter sunscreen, and its currently freaking out over it. The Miami-based brand responsible for this genius product is Sunshine & Glitter, and they offer the most unique glitter sunscreens. But how good is this sunscreen? Well,...

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5 Hacks You May (Or May Not) Know Of To Ward Off Dry Skin

Bella Breakdown With the chilly winter months upon us, no matter where you live in the U.S., you’re going to face to potential for dry skin. Of course, the obvious remedies include using plenty of moisturizer, drinking plenty of water and taking those multi-vitamins. But, there are a bevy of other tips and tricks to keeping your skin oh so smooth, even when the the seasonal weather fluctuations aren’t on your skincare side. Here are 5 simple hacks you can implement daily to keep your smooth summer skin, all year long: 1. Invest in a humidifier: One problem that...

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