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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3 Ways To Reverse The Aging Process Overnight

Bella Breakdown Studies show that more and more millennial are taking an interest in reversing the aging process. Instead of searching far and wide for the latest and greatest anti-aging products, use these three plastic surgeon recommended tips to help you maintain your youthful glow. They are so simple, you can literally do them in your sleep. Sleep propped up on your back. When your head comes down to your heart level, the fat in your eye socket swells and pushes out into the eyelid, causing unwanted puffiness and bags. Use silk or satin sheets. The creases in regular...

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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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The Saranghae 5-Step Program Is Your Key To Your “New Year New Skin” Resolution

 Bella Breakdown Okay, ladies, it’s 2018, which means we have another chance to reinvent ourselves and start our new year off right. Well, we have the perfect skin care routine that will totally change the way your skin looks and feels! Saranghae is a Korean skincare line that literally means “I love you”… how can something that’s literally named I love you be bad? IT CAN’T BE! Not only does this five-step program smell absolutely incredible, it also leaves your skin feeling fresh, clean, and younger! We were lucky enough to have the opportunity to try out the entire program and...

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