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03.05.19

Indie Lee Has Landed at Bellacara

Indie Lee is the woman behind the brand, but her name wasn’t always Indie Lee. Lisa Swengros was a busy mom of two and just 37 years old when she was diagnosed with […]
03.04.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of March 4, 2019

So ready to ditch the heavy winter coat, and these cute spring jackets are just driving that point home. The rest of the week’s top picks also have spring vibes, from a mask […]
03.01.19

19 and Counting!

I can hardly believe that this March celebrates Bellacara’s 19th year in business. It really doesn’t seem like it’s been that long, but when a young woman comes in and asks me to […]
02.25.19

Oscars 2019: Best Beauty

As the red carpet began, I anxiously awaited some of my favorite actresses to see what they would bring to the red carpet, beauty-wise. The past several years I had not seen any […]
02.25.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of February 25, 2019

Spring travel plans on the horizon? Lucky you! Even luckier because this week’s top picks include items perfect for travel. We have a straw hat that you can pack (yes, really), a light […]
02.21.19

Meet Mak

We’re incredibly excited to welcome Makda Kibour, simply known as Mak, to the Bazzak team! Some of you may already know Mak as she is the former owner and artistic director of Mak’s […]
02.20.19

My Top 7(-ish) Bellacara Must Haves, Skincare Edition

Angela’s post yesterday about carry-on-ready skincare got me thinking about what I can’t live without. Since turning 40, high-quality skincare products have been non-negotiable in my morning and evening routines. Since 45, I’ve […]
02.19.19

Challenge Accepted: Travel Skincare for Carry-on Luggage

I’m going to start by admitting that this was a requested post. It was, in fact, requested by multiple people. I didn’t want to write this post because if I’m honest I very […]
02.18.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of February 18, 2019

It’s always interesting to me how the top picks invariably come together to accurately portray the mood of the moment. This week, we clearly have spring on our minds with a mix of […]
02.15.19

What’s on My Counter

As a follow up to my “What’s in My Purse” post, I thought I’d share what’s on my counter. I don’t use all these items at the same time, but they are each […]
02.14.19

What’s in My Purse

Customers are always surprised when I tell them how much I love something and then pull it out of my purse right in front of them. I am not generally a fan of […]
02.11.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of February 11, 2019

From spectacular diamond studs to a statement sweater, a cute clutch to a Fair Trade tote, a calligraphy-inspired liquid eyeliner to a fresh take on a moto jacket, let’s just call this week’s […]
02.07.19

How To Pack a Minimal Makeup Bag for Long Trips

This post was a suggested topic from a Stylebook reader. I admit when I first saw this suggestion my first thought was, “I am the last person to give this advice!” I take […]
02.05.19

5 Tips To Arrive Fresh After an Overnight Flight

Flying overnight can be great. After all, it saves you from wasting a day in the city of your destination. However, more often than not, you arrive and just want to get to […]
02.04.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of February 4, 2019

Little pops of something special seem to be the theme of this week’s top picks, from the luminous shine of Tahitian black pearl to mini gold studs or eye-catching crinkles embellishing slides; from […]


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