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.

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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Bella Thorne’s Top 15 Outfits on Instagram
Bella Thorne’s Top 15 Outfits on Instagram

The Cuban actress, singer, and all-around glamour girl serves up one fierce fashion snapshot after another—check out her best outfits in this gallery!


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Eva Mendes at the Eva Mendes For New York & Company Spring Launch
7 Celeb-Inspired Ways to Rock the Dark Florals

Pastel floral prints are classic, but their sassier, black or blue-based sister is really having it’s own fashion moment right now. Embrace the trend by channeling these chic stars who wear it best.


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Adrienne Bailon and Julissa Bermudez
Quiz: Which Latina Amigas Have the Most Inspiring Friendship?

When it comes to best friends, do you gravitate towards fun, carefree types who are always up for a good time or do you prefer more of an hermana-like bond? Take our quiz to see which famous duo you and your #1 amiga resemble.

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Selena Gomez at a Flaunt magazine party
3 New Braid Ideas to Try if You Have Curly Hair

Let’s face it—braids are not going anywhere. In fact, they’re hotter now more than ever. However, ladies with super spirals, natural coils, and tight ringlets often hesitate when it comes to trying the trend. That’s why we turned to Pierre Michel Salon Stylist Dennis Trotta, to share the current styles he’s loving with the curly girl in mind.

>Which Latina stars do you think do braids really well? 


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Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart, Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem
Quiz: Which Latina’s Relationship is the Most Inspiring to You?

Are you drawn towards super passionate partners who excite you or do you prefer a more stable environment when it comes to your love life? Maybe you’re down to date someone forever, but don’t feel rushed to make it more serious right now? Wherever you’re at in your relationship, there’s an A-list Latina who is right there with you—find out which girl is on the same level as you by taking this quiz!
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7 Tips for for Rocking White Denim This Spring
7 Tips for for Rocking White Denim This Spring

Style expert Carmen Ordonez tells you how you style this season’s must-have basic—white jeans—with a few key accessories and some rule breaking.


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Ingrid Hoffman and Jennifer Lopez
Quiz: Which Latina's Career Inspires You the Most?

Whether you’re an aspiring designer like Carolina Herrera, a world famous singer like Jennifer Lopez, a gourmet chef like Ingrid Hoffman, or the ultimate drama queen, aka Penelope Cruz, there’s ultimately one career path that’s best suited for you…take our quiz to find out what that is!
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Eva Longoria at united4:humanity
9 Tips for Taking Your Hair From Day-to-Night

Josue Perez is Hollywood’s go-to guy for major hair. Having styled Cameron Diaz, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Sarah Jessica Parker (#NBD), Josue knows what women want and how to help them get it. There’s nothing worse than making last minute plans with your amigos or your man and realizing you’re rocking an office ‘do. Josue shares the easiest, fastest ways to step up your stands, so they’re ready for a night out on the town.


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Salma Hayek’s Best Beauty Secrets, Revealed!
Salma Hayek’s Best Beauty Secrets, Revealed!

Que Linda! You would never know the Mexican-born Salma Hayek is 47 years old, given her flawless face and luscious locks. Seriously, we need to be using whatever she is, which is why we were beyond thrilled when she launched her own beauty brand. Nuance Salma Hayek features hair care products made with natural ingredients to restore damaged tresses, colorful cosmetics, and a skin care line to combat the signs of aging.


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