Kelli Acciardo

Kelli Acciardo is a style writer and makeup artist living in New York City. Obsessions include: huevos rancheros, Chanel eye shadow, spicy margs, puppies with attitude, and a great blowout. Her favorite Latina is obviously Jennifer Lopez, but hottie Naya Rivera is her #1 pick for one to watch these days. Past jobs include Deputy Editor at OKMagazine.com and Beauty and Fashion Editor at Seventeen.com.

Ryan Cabrera and his Ryan Gosling tattoo
7 Hot Latino Guys With Tattoos

Somehow a little ink just makes men a whole lot sexier. From Ricky Martin to Pitbull — these are the Latin men with tats that we can't stop staring at.


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Selena Gomez for Adidas NEO
Who's Who in the World of Latina Fashion Brand Ambassadors

From Bella Thorne and Demi Lovato (for Candie's and Sketchers, respectively) to the Brazilians for Victoria's Secret, it seems like the Latinas are running the fashion world these day and rightfully so — their campaign pics are hot! Take a look at who's reppin' which brand in our slideshow below:


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Must-Try Recipe: Richard Sandoval's Rock Shrimp and Bacon Quesadilla
Must-Try Recipe: Richard Sandoval's Rock Shrimp and Bacon Quesadilla

When world-renowned chef Richard Sandoval invites you to his guacamole tasting festival at Manhattan's Maya restaurant, you go — even if one of the said guacs involves fried grasshoppers as a topping. That's right, when we sat down to sample Sandoval's avocado-based dips, we were presented with one buggy addition we weren't expecting. Turns it, it's pretty major (and crunchy).


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Quick Hair and Makeup Ideas
Back-to-School Beauty: Hair and Makeup Ideas to Do in Under 5 Minutes

Getting ready for class or work when you're running late is sorta stressful, but that doesn't mean your apparence should suffer. (People can tell if you just rolled out of bed, if you look like you just rolled out of bed.) So, to help you when you're on-the-go, we enlisted a few of our industry expert friends to assist with tips for achieving a great hair or makeup look in under five minutes. Listen up, chicas:


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Nicole Richie for Candidly Nicole
Stop What You're Doing Right Now and Watch These 'Candidly Nicole' GIFs

If you haven't been watching Candidly Nicole, you need to start, like yesterday. We've always been obsessed with this hysterical star (for her fashion sense as well as her crazy jokes) and now we have one more reason to stay up too late watching TV. Nicole Richie's reality show on VH1 is basically The Simple Life Pt. 2, only it stars her dad and 15-year-old stepsister Sofia, instead of frenemy Paris Hilton.


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Bethany Mota for Aeropostale
Get to Know YouTube Powerhouse Bethany Mota & Win a $100 Aero Gift Card!

If you don't know who Bethany Mota is, you've been living under a rock. With a YouTube commercial on TV, a growing fashion and beauty collaboration with Aeropostale, and a casual 1.7 million followers on Twitter, she's kind of a big deal at the moment.


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Watermelon Cocktail Recipes
It's National Watermelon Day! Get Tipsy With Themed Cocktails

One of the best days of summer is hands down National Watermelon Day (Aug. 3rd). It's basically up there with gazpacho day, corn on the cob day, margarita day... you get the point. To celebrate, we've rounded up four delicioso drink recipes (and one non-alcoholc smoothie) for you to enjoy. Oh, and don't forget to check out our sister site, The Latin Kitchen, for even more mouthwatering watermelon ideas!


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Selena Gomez at the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation Gala
10 Pics of Selena Gomez Looking Gorge on Her European Vacation

Before jetting off to St. Tropez, France to celebrate her birthday with bestie Cara Delevingne (and one muy caliente mystery man), Selena paraded around Italy (at the Ischia Global Film & Music Festival) in one gorgeous look after another. Here are her best fashion moments from her week abroad—prepare to be very jealous. Very, very jealous.


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Demi Lovato at the LogoTV Trailblazers Awards
8 Amazing Lip Colors to Try in Honor of National Lipstick Day

Which is clearly one of the most important days of the year, we might add. To celebrate, we're giving props to the Latina ladies who always inspire us to test drive every color of the rainbow—on our lips. 


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