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.

Jennifer Lopez on American Idol
Jennifer Lopez’s Hottest Outfits on 'American Idol'

Who cares about the contestants when there’s some serious Jenny from the block fashion going on each week?! Our favorite Boricua never fails to impress onstage or off, but she’s really been stepping up her American Idol style game this season. Between her sexy stilettos, flirty mini skirts, and curve-enhancing dresses, there hasn't been one ensemble that we wouldn’t give her a “10” for. Take a look at her best chart toppers…


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Hydrafacial
The Best New Beauty Treatments to Try This Year

Sometimes you need a quick massage or facial to reboot, but there are those other times when you're in the mood for a seriously luxe afternoon of pampering—that's where these unique services come in. From a dreamy massage under a down comforter, to a HydraFacial that will leave you feeling like your pores were deep cleaned, these are the salon and spa game changes that will have you scheduling a little "me time" on the regular. 


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5 Mani & Pedi Color Combos to Rock This Summer!
5 Mani & Pedi Color Combos to Rock This Summer!

With so many hot hues available, narrowing down your choices to just two colors is a bit tricky, which is why we turned to the pros to do it for you. See which combos Hollywood’s most sought-after manicurists are pumped to paint fingers and toes with this season, plus a few of our personal picks.


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Selena Gomez’s Top 9 Outfits on Instagram
Selena Gomez’s Top 10 Outfits on Instagram

She might be in the process of reevaluating whom she follows on the Insta, but one thing’s for sure—we’ll never stop following her! Take a look at Selena’s fashionable flashes in various filters by flipping through this gallery.


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Teresa Moore
TeresaTastes Her Way Through New York City’s Latin Restaurant Scene

Supermodel Teresa Moore likes good food and great clothes, which is why it was only natural for the brunette beauty to start a blog devoted to all things cuisine and fashion related.

TeresaTastes chronicles her life, her most-loved outfits, and her must-try restaurant recos, so of course we wanted to grill her on her favorite Latin spots in the city. Read on for her take on where to go for the best empanadas, tacos, and guacamole.

El Toro Blanco 


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Latina’s Ultimate Guide to Boston: Where to Eat, Sleep, Drink and Play!
Latina’s Ultimate Guide to Boston: Where to Eat, Sleep, Drink and Play!

Beantown might traditionally be known for its “Chowda" and classic New England cuisine, but there are some big Latin bites wedging their way in between the lobsta rolls and Fenway Franks. Here, we take you on a culinary tour of the city with pit stops at a hotel, spa, salon, and more along the way. Get ready to pack your bags.


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Costume Designer Marco Marco
Costume Designer MARCO MARCO Reveals What It’s Like to Dress Selena Gomez, JLo & Britney Spears

Costume designer MARCO MARCO has worked with some of Tinseltown’s most famous Latinas: Selena Gomez, Fergie, Jennifer Lopez…and he’s also the main man responsible for outfitting Britney Spears for her Las Vegas residency, “Piece of Me.” Oh, and he created Cher's sparkling Dancing with the Stars outfit, Ke$ha's rowdy party girl stage pieces, and Katy Perry's iconic cupcake bra worn in her "California Gurls" music video.


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AHAVA 'Tropical Pineapple & White Peach' Mineral Botanic Velvet Cream Wash
Foodie Beauty: 7 Products Made From Cucumbers, Truffles, Yogurt, and More

We all know fruits and veggies fuel the body, but lately a slew of skin care and makeup companies are taking advantage of the produce aisles (and the dairy and coffee sections) to create their goods. Take a look at the new miracle workers that are doing double duty.


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Zoe Saldana and Jessica Alba
Quiz: Which Celeb's Inspirational Quote is Right for You?

Sometimes all you need is a famous saying to get through the day—or remind you of what’s important in life. We rounded up four incredible ones from some of our all-time favorite Latinas! From Jessica Alba to Zoe Saldaña, take this quiz to find out which celebrity's inspirational quote represents you best:
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MexiBBQ Restaurant, Upper East Side NYC
Meet MexiBBQ: The Mexican/Barbecue Fusion Restaurant That’s Heating Up NYC

Anytime there’s a new Mexican fusion restaurant in town, we’re in. So naturally, we had to pay a visit to MexiBBQ — the new Upper East Side, NY spot by the same owners as it’s Astoria sister. The casual-meets-cool venue merges authentic Mexican flavors with classic barbecue favorites for a menu that’s both unique and seriously delicioso.


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