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.

What to Wear to Work When It's a Million Degrees Outside
What to Wear to Work When It's a Million Degrees Outside

Getting dressed for work when you’d rather be getting ready for the beach (or you know, be naked) is not fun, but luckily we found a few rompers, breezy tops, and day-to-night dresses you’ll love so much, you might actually be ok with stepping into the furnace aka outside.


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6 Ways Eyebrows Can Totally Change Your Face
6 Ways Eyebrows Can Totally Change Your Face

Over-plucked, too bushy, too light, too dark—they say brows frame your face, but if yours contain any of the aforementioned issues, they could be framing yours all wrong. We rounded up some before and after photos of a few of our favorite Latinas to show you just how your arches can work for, or against you.


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Do Not Pack Your Beach Bag Without These Summer Beauty Essentials
Do Not Pack Your Beach Bag Without These Summer Beauty Essentials

Choosing the right sun care products is just as important as finding the perfect suit. With so many new SPF options for your skin, hair, eyes, and lips, it’s tricky to determine which really work. We took the guesswork out of that process so you can start enjoying summer sooner.


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Skin S.O.S.! How to Get Combat Acne & Dark Spots This Summer
Skin S.O.S.! How to Combat Acne & Dark Spots This Summer

When summer starts to become muy caliente, it can mean clogged pores, breakouts, oily patches and a multitude of other problems for your face. Have no fear though—we enlisted one of NYC’s top dermatologists, Dr. Doris Day, to solve these issues for you. See below for her top tips for caring for your skin in the summer.

What are your best tips for women with oily/combination skin?


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Pampano Is Our New Favorite Brunch Destination in NYC

 


 

 

Considering Pampano has been around for over a decade, we're slightly upset we've only just discovered it now! Maybe that's because Chef Lucero Martinez has been killing it in the kitchen for the last four years -- transforming their menu and paying special attention to New Yorker's favorite pastime: brunch!


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10 Stylist-Approved Secrets That Will Save You From Frizzy Hair This Summer
10 Secrets That Will Save You From Frizzy Hair This Summer

Summer is finally in full swing, which is great for achieving that bronze glow we all love, but not always great for our hair. When the weather changes from cold and dry to hot and humid, it can reek havoc on your locks—especially if you’re a curly girl, since ringlets tend to be more porous. We spoke to 3 of the best stylists in the industry to get their advice on how to beat the frizzes, because sleek strands should always be achievable in our beauty book.


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Latina Fashion Exclusive: Get 70% Off of Desigual’s Vente-Privee Sale Before Anyone Else!
Latina Fashion Exclusive: Get 70% Off of Desigual’s Vente-Privee Sale Before Anyone Else!

There’s nothing we love more than buying designer items for less—especially when it involves one of our favorite clothing lines. Barcelona-based fashion brand Desigual is offering 70% off of 80 different women’s and men’s items ranging from blouses, skirts, dresses, denim, to overcoats, jerseys, and bottoms, and Latina is giving you a head start on this major sale! The official event begins this Thursday, 6/5 at 10:00 AM EST, but we know you like being a #VIP, so we’re letting you in on the style scoop early.


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Yes, Seriously: 5 Awesome Hair Perfumes to Obsess Over
Yes, Seriously: 5 Awesome Hair Perfumes to Obsess Over

Our bathroom vanities may runneth over with oils, dry shampoos, serums, mousses and the like, but there’s a new must-have on the market and it’s one we’re all to ready to make copious amounts of room for—hair fragrance. When your style is just fine, but your head could use a perfumed refresher, you want to know where to turn. Allow us to introduce you to a few of our favorites.


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Nate Berkus
Designer Nate Berkus Talks Peru & Target Spring Collection

Nate Berkus' newest collection for Target has arrived, and we couldn't be more obsessed! The interior designer's spring line was inspired by a recent trip to Peru and the country's decorative arts. Target shoppers now have the chance to choose from pillows, lamps and accessories (including a llama nicknamed Fred!) to transform their home this season. 


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Jennifer Lopez in a Peace.Love.World tee
Statement Style: What the Stars Are Really Thinking When They Work Out

Why say it when you can wear it? At least that seems to be the motto for these celebs heading to the gym. We break down Hollywood’s workout wardrobe, one message tee at a time.


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