NO ONE looks the same forever—and no one knows that better than our Latina celebs! But you know what, that's a VERY good thing! Check out 137 photos featuring the beauty transformations of more than 15 A-list Latina celebs!
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April 1999: Already a star in Latin America, the 22-year-old Ojos Asi singer steps into the spotlight stateside at the Alma Awards with bright red twisted strands.
September 2000: Now showing off blonde highlights, the two-time winner at the Latin Grammy Awards shines in a red sequin dress, glowing skin, smoky lids, and—the best part—thick, gorgeous curls.
December 2001: Embracing her “rockerita” style, Shakira weaves black strands through her piece-y blonde hair and tries an exaggerated cat eye to complement her black leather bustier.
December 2003: Two years later, the Colombiana releases her English-language pop album and gets a girlie look—smoothing her now all-blonde strands into soft, shiny curls, adding a touch of sheer lip gloss, and outlining her eyes in black liner.
February 2007: For the Grammy Awards, the almost-30-year-old international superstar shows off her natural side, darkening her hair to brunette, keeping her brows bold, and letting her natural curls loose. Love!
October 2009: After releasing her sixth album a few months earlier, Shaki’s hips don’t lie in a modern, metallic dress off-set by her long super-straight blonde hair pulled back into a high bump.
January 2011: With seven albums to date, a sexy new soccer-playing boyfriend, and international fame, Shakira looks like she’s at the top of her career with pretty wavy hair, her signature nude, glossy lips, flawless skin and long lashes.
A bit more natural, Sara goes for a darker look with side bangs and a deep, berry lip at the 20th Anniversary party of the Musical Theatre Works Concert, Bravo Bernstein.
Going glam at the opening night party for Monty Python’s Spamalot with an updo and sparkly lips. We’re not sure how we feel about the side-swept short bangs, but Sara can certainly pull it off!
At a fashion show in California, Sara goes sleek with a layered cut and fringe bangs. She finishes the look with winged liner and nude lips. Pretty!
Talk about working the red carpet! With a smoky eye and curled, messy updo, Sara is ready for her closeup.
At an event in New York, Sara keeps it casual and with a tan, sun-kissed look and ponytail.
At an event in New York, Sara keeps it casual and with a tan, sun-kissed look and ponytail.
We love this look! A great, natural wave, dark blue-lined eyes and a brown lip all help to spotlight Sara’s natural beauty.
Sara shows off some Old Hollywood glamour with an amazing wavy ‘do and slightly smoky lids. Gorgeous!
Changing up her look, Sara goes for dramatic eyes, rosy cheeks and a sleek, slightly lightened ‘do at an event in Los Angeles.
Bronzed beauty! Sara rocks copper-toned eye shadow and bronzed lips with fringed bangs and a reddened hue ‘do. Chic!
1996: When Ms. Lopez first stepped into the limelight, she showed off her natural brunette curls and earth-toned makeup (it was the nineties!).
2000: At the MTV Music Video Awards, Lopez rocked new caramel highlights, which complement her golden skin tone and signature J.Lo glow.
2001: Jennifer experimented with defined ringlets and purple smoky eyes—one of her signature makeup looks.
2002: Most critics slammed the bouffant Jen wore to the Academy Awards, but she and her stylist, Oribe, reportedly loved the 60s-inspired ‘do.
2003: A curly-q moment for the star, Jennifer radiates warmth with bronzed skin and a glossy nude mouth.
2004: Playful pigtails and a hip hat give our girl a youthful vibe at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards.
2006: Who else can pull off a metallic head scarf like J.Lo?! The accessory accentuated her flawless complexion, perfect brows, and signature silver smoky eye.
2008: The newly pregnant star went blonder than ever for a reception in Denver, CO in August ‘08.
2009: For The Back-Up Plan, Jennifer tried a light brown hair color, blunt bangs and tousled waves.
2010: Jennifer gets glam! Her hair is full of sparkling highlights and rich lowlights, her lids are smoky, and her complexion is golden and glowing.
2010: By the end of 2010, her hair is longer, her lashes thicker, her brows fuller—the 41-year-old superstar is truly looking younger and younger.
2011: Jennifer swaps her glam style for a sweeter one at the Golden Globes this year, and proves that she can own any look she wants.
2011: Jennifer always amazes us with her revolving looks on American Idol, showing off red lips and a slick bun one night then blue eye shadow and wildly full hair the next. What else will she try? It’s one of the biggest reasons we tune in. One thing's for sure: This really is her most stunning year!
May 1999: After launching a successful career as an actress in Mexico, Salma moved to Los Angeles in 199 to conquer Hollywood. Eight years later, she’s a red carpet regular, complete with long gown and formal updo.
November 2000: Salma goes for a wild rocker style at the VH1 Music Awards, which marks the first and last time we see her in a look like this! (Although not her last fashion risk.)
November 2002: At the premiere of Frida, the Academy Award nominee returns to her roots, showcasing a beautiful braid wrapped over her center part, berry lips, and bold brows.
February 2005: Now with long, layered bangs, the actress pulls the rest of her hair into a voluminous updo and coordinates her blue smoky eye with her Academy Awards dress.
March 2006: A year later, Salma looks even more sophisticated with long, shiny hair, perfect skin, and a copper eye shadow to brighten her brown eyes.
January 2009: Now a mother to baby Valentina, the star still appears flawless! Her half-up hairstyle, warm blush, and light pink lip color show off her happy glow.
May 2011: Salma, in a stunning Alexander McQueen gown in honor of the departed designer as host of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Gala, looked elegant with her hair down and wavy and makeup soft and natural. Perfection.
A year after meeting Kobe, the 18-year-old had a look that fit the trend at that time: frosted lips, light metallic shadow, and heavy blonde highlights.
Only a couple of months into her marriage, Vanessa was already perfecting her public image, showing off a sleek black satin blazer and even blonder, retro-style waves.
With Kobe’s sexual assault charges behind him, the couple looks happy and stunning, especially Vanessa who wore her hair long and golden brown.
After just having her second daughter, Gianna, two months before, Vanessa looks absolutely stunning with black, shiny long hair, full brows, and a beautiful bronze glow.
Vanessa keeps her dark locks, but adds blunt bangs to her style while attending the Pirates of the Caribbean premiere with Kobe and her oldest daughter Natalia.
At Kobe’s hand and footprint ceremony, Vanessa wore her black hair in a romantic updo and kept her makeup soft, with a subtle smoky eye, and warm berry cheeks and lips. Ten months later, Vanessa filed for divorce.
May 2000: Our first look at a fresh-faced Zoe was this movie poster for Center Stage (that’s her on the top left), the cult-favorite ballet flick where Zoe plays a dancer with an attitude named Eva Rodriguez.
May 2005: Now a recognizable screen star (thanks to Drumline and Pirates of the Caribbean), the 27-year-old actress pulls off a nude lip, gray smoky eye, and sophisticated updo perfectly.
July 2005: A casual (and smiley) Zoe shows off curled hair, bronzed skin, and a sheer glossy pink lip while attending a movie premiere.
October 2006: More than a year later, the star now has super-long hair with a few layers to frame her oval face.
May 2008: Zoe discovers the fun of fringe benefits, showing off fresh swept-to-each-side bangs, while her cheery pink blush gives her a warm glow.
October 2008: Bangs all grown out, Zoe shows off mega volume to complement her sexy black dress.
April 2009: Surely with the help of some great extensions, Zoe goes back to long hair for her Star Trek premiere.
February 2011: The Colombiana star looks just as fresh and youthful as ever, with soft waves, radiant skin, and—surprise!—a bold red lip and sexy cat eye. Is this a sign of more beauty risks in the future? We’ll be watching!
At 27-years-old, the Young and the Restless actress lets her natural brunette hair fall loosely past her shoulders, keeps her brows thin, and outlines her lips.
Now one of the Desperate Housewives, Eva straightens her blunt haircut and adds a few highlights, but sticks to the same makeup look. The style caught her future husband Tony Parker’s eye—they met this same month.
Now engaged, the Golden Globe nominee goes ginger, showing it off with curled strands, nude lips, intense smoky eyes, and thick lashes.
Only a few months later, Eva—now a L’Oreal spokesmodel—switches up her hair color again. This time to an ashy blonde, which she complements with bronzed skin and lips.
Now married, the ALMA Awards host debuts a new chic, grown-up look, with a short bob, flawless skin, and jewel-tone gown.
Back to red! While in Spain, Eva shows off her boldest hair color yet, dyeing her strands a rich mahogany shade.
Now divorced (and happily moving on), the star goes back to her rich dark brown hair color and her signature makeup look: nude lips, extra-dramatic lashes, and radiant skin at the book signing for her new cookbook.
August 2005: After years working as a morning anchor on local television, then as a correspondent at MSNBC, the sweet, 33–year-old Natalie—with shoulder-length long layers and soft makeup—begins to fill in at the Today show.
August 2007: Now the National Correspondent at Today, Natalie adds subtle golden highlights through her hair to brighten her complexion.
April 2009: At the book launch for Today’s Moms, the mom of two pulls her hair up into a classic twist and tints her lips a juicy raspberry color.
May 2009: Still keeping her hair shoulder-length, the half-Brazilian, half-Puerto Rican shows off her voluminous layers and natural-looking highlights at a charity event.
January 2010: Always wearing her hair down and blown-out for Today, Natalie takes the chance to pull it back into a bun while reporting on the Golden Globes in Los Angeles.
August 2010: As host of the Miss Universe Pageant, Natalie looks the part with her bronzed, shimmery skin, cat-eyeliner, and romantic updo.
January 2011: Covering the Golden Globes, Natalie goes glam with glossy, smooth retro waves that hit past her shoulders, a nude lip, and flawless skin. In just a few months, the 39-year-old will be named the first Latina news anchor for Today.
Ana opted for some honey brown highlights and voluminous waves at the 2004 MTV Video Music Awards in Latina America.
The Mexican actress looked timeless in bright red lips and bouncy, dark curls at the premiere of Ask The Dust.
The star opts for long, loose waves and light brown low-lights.
Ana is perfection at the 15th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscar Party showing off a side swept updo and flawless makeup.
Ana sports long, black strands, soft makeup and bold brows that bring out her bright brown eyes.
The Nacho Libre star looked timeless at the 2010 Hollywood Style Awards, working a sleek high bun and blunt bangs.
Not one to change it up much, Ana softens her black strands with subtle brown streaks and loose waves.
2004: Back when she was hosting MTV’S Total Request Live, La La sported straight blonde hair with dark roots and minimal makeup.
2006: La La arrives at the MTV New Years Bash with long side-swept honey blonde waves.
2008: The Puerto Rican host and VJ switches it up to dark, chocolate brown strands that really help bring out her big green eyes.
2009: Channeling her inner bad girl, Lala sports dark smokey eyes, blunt bands and shiny sleek strands.
2010: The star goes back to black at the Porsche & Vanity Fair Launch event.
2010: La La looked absolutely stunning working sexy big hair and full brows at the UNICEF 60th Anniversary celebration.
2010: Looking radiant as ever, La La goes for a modern and sleek high bun to complement her sequined dress.
November 1999: At 15-years-old, Rosario was famously discovered when she was sitting on the steps of her home in NYC and cast in the controversial film, Kids. Just five years later, here she is walking the red carpet in a cream pantsuit, and showing off straight black hair and crimson lips.
April 2001: The Josie and the Pussycats actress keeps her look simple and natural with a shoulder-length shag, stylish frames (inspiration for her role in Clerks?) and minimal makeup.
September 2004: In a full 180 from five years earlier, Rosario cuts her hair even shorter, bleaches it (and her brows) blonde, and slicks it back for a sleek, modern look.
October 2006: The bang trim spotted around the world! These pixie bangs made major news when Rosario debuted them. They only stayed this short for a month; she let them grow out soon afterwards.
May 2007: Half a year later, at the Cannes Film Festival, Rosario looked like the leading lady she is with long, side-swept bangs, a classic updo, smoky eyes, nude lips, and bronze, glowing skin.
June 2009: Making her gorgeously full lips the focal point with a creamy crimson lipstick, Rosario also adds a few subtle golden highlights to her warm, brunette hair and highlights her bright eyes with a touch of white eyeliner.
January 2011: For this year’s Screen Actors Guild Awards, Rosario looks like she’s truly found her perfect style. She let her thick, dark brunette hair loosely fall into brushed out waves, outlined her brown eyes with navy liner, and wore a soft pink lipstick to contrast with her turquoise earrings.
The former Fast and the Furious star attends an EA Games launch, working a low maintenance look with a bare face and pulled back hair.
Michelle decides to channel her inner girly girl at the 3rd Annual Taurus World Stunt Awards with a half-up, half-down do and a bright pink pout.
At the Spike TV Video Game Awards, Michelle impresses us with a fresh face, nude lips and gorgeous waves.
Now sporting long and thick extensions, the actress looked super feminine and polished at the 5th Annual Taurus World Stunt Awards.
Rodriguez surprises us yet again at the 14th Annual Elton John Academy Awards Viewing Party, working a messy and somewhat confusing half up, half down style.
Michelle proves that natural beauty is true beauty, arriving at a Women’s Sports Foundation event with little-to-no makeup and hair tucked back, still looking good.
The Dominican actress looked classier than ever in a chic faux bob, subtle smokey eye and natural pout.
Her best look yet, the star arrives at the amfAR’s Cinema Against AIDS Gala with soft makeup and a sleek, shiny blowout.
Michelle sports an edgy look at the premiere of Battle: Los Angles with charcoal smokey eyes and sexy curls.
2007: When the 15-year old first took on her role for Disney’s Wizard of Waverly Place she kept the makeup light and her naturally dark brown strands long and straight.
2008: Channeling her inner rock star, Selena sported clip-in red streaks for an edgier look.
2008: The young star worked some shiny, bouncy curls at the Teen Vogue Young Hollywood Party.
2008: Selena played up one of her best features-her dark eyes with a Cleopatra-esque look.
2009: A sleek bob with light thin highlights complemented Selena’s alabaster complexion.
2010: Selena looked polished and chic sporting a textured braid at Nickelodeon’s 23rd Annual Kid’s Choice Awards.
2011: The mature multi-talented star looked timeless wearing her hair in a low side-bun with a classic red pout at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party.
2011: Selena goes for a subtle but edgy change sporting long extensions and two-toned strands.
On the cover for her new album, When the Sun Goes Down (pick it up on June 28th!), Selena rocks a retro look with elaborate hair jewelry, a sleek bob and fire-engine red lips.
January 1999: Brown lipstick, smoky eyes, and long, highlighted hair made up Daisy’s look during her days as host of America’s Funniest Home Videos.
July 2002: Fast-forward a few years and Daisy wears her hair red and curly while she introduces the nominations for the Latin Grammy Awards.
September 2002: Only a couple of months later at the awards show, the star goes back to blond highlights and pulls her hair into a half-up bump. “Sometimes I go blonder, sometimes super-layered, maybe curly or straight, but always long. What can I say, I’m a long-hair girl,” writes Fuentes.
September 2003: Daisy tries a California-girl look, with blonde beach waves, shiny pink lips, and very tan skin. Now the star wears sunscreen. “In my defense, we didn’t know much about UVA and UVB rays back then,” she says.
April 2007: A few years later, Daisy seems much more sophisticated with super-straight strands to complement a sexy LBD. Her skins glows with accomplishment: By now, the model has hosted a slew of shows, become a spokesmodel for beauty brands, and launched her clothing line.
March 2008: With long bangs, big hoops, and a leather jacket, Daisy gives off a mysterious, cool-girl vibe for a Details magazine party.
November 2009: Pulling her long hair back into an updo and flashing purple smoky eyes, Daisy looks flawless in her jewel-toned gown.
May 2010: Daisy shows off soft waves and a killer smile to celebrate being picked as one of People en Español’s 50 Most Beautiful.
May 2011: Today the star is toned, wrinkle-free, and picture perfect. “I certainly take better care of my body now. I’ve been a junk food junkie most of my life. But I tried and tried again, and now I manage to eat healthy, natural, unprocessed foods most of the time. I really do feel better for it,” Daisy shares.
June 2002: A bright-eyed, sun-kissed and sandy blonde Sofia poses outside a Hollywood hot spot in a girlie lace tube top and low-slung, white-washed jeans.
July 2003: At the ESPY Awards, the star shows off darker and wavier strands. Sofia reportedly dyed her hair dark in order to get roles, saying casting agents wouldn’t believe she was Latin with light hair.
September 2003: For the Latin Grammys in Miami, the bronzed actress opted for a slicked back updo. This is the first and last time we see her hair pulled back like this!
October 2007: With her hair half-up and tousled, Sofia looks adorable posing with her hand on hip at the 1st annual Hispanic Women in Entertainment breakfast.
August 2009: Fast-forward a couple years later and Sofia goes dark, with jet-black hair, long bangs, burgundy highlights and a black, conservative top.
January 2011: Now a major TV star, Sofia exudes sexy confidence with a gorgeous blowout, red lips, and a plunging neckline.
March 2011: Showing a new side, Sofia pulls her hair in a flirty ponytail and shows off sultry, smoky eyes.
The Timbiriche Look
Crimped 90s hair and some major attitude were prerequisites to joining this pop act.
La Chica Dorada
Paulina receives the nickname that will stick throughout the years, and debuts what would become her signature look of the 90s: dark, thick eyebrows, bold red lipstick and super-blonde locks.
Straight ‘n Sleek
At the MTV Video Music Awards in 2004, Rubio shows off an uncharacteristically straight mane.
Her long golden ringlets do little to hide her bare assets revealed in her peak-a-boo lace gown, worn to the 2005 MTV Video Music Awards in Miami.
A refreshing ponytail greets guests at the 2006 NCLR Alma Awards in Los Angeles. Her poppy eyeliner and fresh face go along with the carefree look.
A Signature Kiss
A beauty milestone is reached: Rubio collaborated with MAC Cosmetics to launch a signature lipstick in 2007. The matte metallic shade was inspired by the pop star, who knew from the start she wanted to create a bold and sexy product. Its color? What else – gold, claro!
Pau rocks out like royalty at the 2009 Premios Juventud Awards.
The Smell of Success
With another year comes another success. Here, the debut of the 2008 print advertisement for Rubio’s fragrance called – what else? – Oro, claro! (That means gold, of course!)
Forever and Always
At the Billboard Latin Music Awards in 2009 Rubio shone in her always-constant champagne waves and soft peachy makeup palette. Her look is at times wild, playful and edgy, but always truly Paulina
May 2002: Ready to break out on the scene with her first TV movie for Disney, the just-turned-18 actress starts out with a fresh, casual look.
May 2005: Appearing on the big screen in both How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer and Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, America is starting to look like the star she’s becoming, with curled, glossy hair and pink lips and cheeks.
January 2007: When she’s not playing Ugly Betty, America takes the chance to show off her pretty side with a cute shag haircut, glossy lips, and sculpted brows.
September 2007: The Honduran star glams it up—with a sophisticated updo, smoky eyes, and nude lips—for her big win at the Emmy Awards!
September 2008: At the Emmy’s one year later, America goes Old Hollywood, opting for retro waves and classic crimson lips.
January 2009: America sticks to her red lip look, but this time looks sweet and romantic with a low side ponytail.