A Lawsuit Is Filed Against LaCroix

Bella Breakdown Wipe that fizzy hint of a hint of grapefruit soda water off of your face! Your favorite flavored soda water is being sued. That’s right, LaCroix, one of the most popular drink phenomenas to have happened in the past couple of years is being sued for their use of the word ‘natural’ in advertising their product. The lawsuit is claiming that the popular sparkling water contains harsh, cancer causing chemicals such as limonene and linalool. A nutritional scientist, however, states that the amount in which these chemicals are used are in a safe amount. He also states...

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Track Your Water Intake With The Hidrate Spark 2.0 Smart Water Bottle

Staying Hydrated If you are super active like I am, you know just how important it is to stay hydrated and just how hard it can be. Being very honest, I never typically put a lot of thought into tracking how much water I needed to drink even though I knew I should. I always have workout clothes on, my fitness tracker on my wrist and making sure I nourish my body with healthy food. So why shouldn’t I be paying the same attention to the amount of water I drink? Drinking water has so many key benefits to...

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If You Hate Exercising, This Could Be For You

Bella Breakdown Many people avoid attempting to lose weight solely for the fact they know they are going to have to exercise. Maintaining a relatively consistent workout routine can feel monotonous, tiring, and sometimes time consuming. However, there are definitely ways to lose weight without having to hit the treadmill. Any doctor, nutritionist, or fitness coach will tell you that the key to losing weight is 80% diet and 20% exercise. So the best way to lose weight and not have to kill yourself at the gym is by changing up your diet. A lot of people can attest...

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Getting Hunger Under Control

Bella Breakdown The hardest part of getting fit, or trying to lose weight is maintaining a reasonable, healthy diet. A lot of people tend to be stress eaters, or mindless eaters. This usually makes taking the weight off a lot more difficult. There are a number of factors going on in your life that could be causing uncontrollable hunger. There are a few tips and lifestyle changes to make, to help get eating under control. 1. Sleep You have to get enough sleep. The more tired you are, the more cravings seem to creep up on you. Especially for...

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Working Out In A Heatwave

Bella Breakdown It’s the beginning of August and most of the country is in the midst of a heatwave. We don’t want to sacrifice our daily workout routines, but we also don’t want to die of heat stroke. It’s an internal battle daily. There are some really great ways to keep up with your workouts and not suffer from the blistering sun. 1. Opt for a water workout. If you can, do your workouts in the water. Swimming laps is a really great way to exercise. Water aerobics is also something fun, and a great way to switch up...

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