Spotlight: Makeup Artist Pat McGrath

If you’ve ever flipped through fashion magazines, watched runway shows, or found ads that made you stare in amazement, you were probably looking at the work of the one and only Pat McGrath. Straight out of the UK, Pat made her mark in the world by exceeding expectations a million times over and continues to Read More

Spring 2010 Beauty

Every season is defined by many looks and styles. So here are a few more to add to your Spring 2010 list. Here we have colour used to convey softness and beauty with a little fun mixed in. To achieve this look select a eyeshadow colour from the season’s palette, a beautiful shimmery gold shadow, Read More

Spring 2010 Wedding Looks!

The sun is shining, the breeze is cool, and flowers are springing up all around you. What better time for a wedding?! Spring is all about change and a fresh start to say the least. Let your wedding makeup and hair reflect that wondrous feeling. Lets start with the palette of the season- pinks, corals, Read More

Hello Bella Spring Pamper Party!

Alright ladies, its that time again. Get ready for an evening of sweets, art, makeup, jewelry and more; all accompanied by killer music and inspiring females from around Vancouver! This very special night includes: Makeup applications Bang trims Manicures or hand massages Eyelash extensions False lash applications ** Each mini-service is specially priced at $10 Read More

Spring Makeup Is Here!

The forecast for this season is nothing but colour, colour, and more colour! Some lines offer a broad spectrum, while others are sticking to a specific palette. For example, OPI’s new Hong Kong Line. Its full of personality! From bright candy colours to soft pastels its anything but ordinary… And with names like ‘Dim Sum Read More

A Nautical Valentine

Hello Everyone, Winter is almost over and the Spring fashions are starting to roll on in. Even though it may seem a little early for some of you, Resort is back and in full force! For those of you who are wondering what a resort collection is, this season’s theme is nautical and safari. Its Read More

“Hello Bella” at MikaOlivia on Nov.27

Hello Bella Christmas Party! A soiree of pampering and indulgence. Get ready for the holidays with Decadent treats from April Cakes, dazzling jewellery from Purple Studio by BozJewellery, Holiday makeup from MikaOlivia, Art for little eyes from Cici Art Factory, Velvety Sounds provided by DJLeanne, and complementary refreshments. Join us at 248 east 10th avenue, Read More

Holiday 2009 Makeup is here!

The holidays are fast approaching, and we all know what that means… parties and shopping! Everyone knows you have to have an amazing outfit for each event but what about your hair and makeup? Here are a couple of ideas from some of the top designer’s fall and winter collections. The perfect face ALWAYS starts Read More

Halloween 2009!

Here we are once again, Halloween is just around the corner and you have no idea what you would like to dress up as or where to get your costume. Believe it or not, [often] the best places to get ideas are the hundreds of fabulous couture and ready-to-wear shows- anywhere from Miss Sixty to Read More

Fall 2009 Hair Accessories

With beaded bows of all shapes and sizes, head scarves, headbands, leather and satin hats, lace, sequins, feathers, and more- this fall, hair is anything but boring. There are endless ways to use these accessories in your everyday style. Choose one of your favourite pieces and add it to sleek hair, a messy fishtail braid, Read More