12.19.13

pencil or liquid?

Reader: Pencil or liquid liner if I’m looking for a long-lasting color? Angela: Getting your eyeliner to last all day can seem like dreaming the impossible dream. Generally speaking, liquid liner lasts longer […]
12.17.13

does makeup really go bad?

Reader: Does make-up really go bad? Or is that just a marketing thing to get you to buy new make-up? Angela: Yes, unfortunately, it is true. Make-up does expire. The expiration date starts […]
12.12.13

how often is too often?

Reader: How often should you really wash your hair? There are so many opinions out there. Angela: It truly does depend on the hair and scalp of the individual, but there is little […]
12.11.13

the truth behind the numbers

by Angela, Bellacara This Thursday evening (yes, tomorrow), Bellacara is hosting its annual holiday party. During the hours of 6pm – 9pm, the discount is 15% off all your purchases. (Keep reading. This […]
12.06.13

holiday beauty made simple

by Angela, Bellacara This time of year with holiday parties in full swing, many of you want to know how to pair your make-up with the festive attire of the season. We love […]
12.03.13

bb creams demystified

Reader: Can you explain the difference between BB, CC and DD creams? Angela: BB Creams are a German invention made popular in Korea and Japan. BB cream is an all-in-one facial product that […]
11.14.13

beauty blender

At Bellacara we are always applying makeup. We apply makeup on customers, ourselves and each other on a daily basis. We can’t help it, the minute something new comes in we immediately pull […]
11.07.13

moisturizing combination skin

Reader: So, here’s the deal. I can’t find a moisturizer that sufficiently moisturizes but doesn’t make me feel greasy and my skin break out. What do people with combination skin do? Angela: This […]
10.30.13

skincare basics

People come into the store all the time and are often overwhelmed by the selection. They want to purchase a few products, but they don’t want to buy everything or waste their money. […]
10.23.13

sparkle for the runway and every day

by Angela, Bellacara I love this time of year. I love the crisp air while the sun is still shining in the sky. I get to pull out my boots, sweaters, and coats […]
10.22.13

pencil or liquid?

Reader: Pencil or liquid liner if I’m looking for a longlasting color? Angela: Getting your eyeliner to last all day can seem like dreaming the impossible dream. Generally speaking liquid liner lasts longer […]
10.17.13

subtly flushed

Reader: I know I should wear blush but it always seems like I’m too “done” for daytime. How do I achieve that subtly flushed look? Angela: I love blush! It instantly perks you […]
10.16.13

the sixth beauty must-have

People ask me every day at the store what my must have products are and I always tell them the same five products. Sure I get a new favorite here and there, but […]
10.03.13

how to clean makeup stains

Reader: Do you have any tricks for getting a foundation stain out of clothing? Angela: We always hesitate to answer cleaning questions because we are not dry cleaners and it is not our […]
09.24.13

a facial in a jar

Those of you who know me, know that I have a lot of skin care products.  Over the years I have come to rely on a few key items though. Skinceuticals serums and […]


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