Latina Hair, Latina Hairstyles, Latino Hair Tips, Advice and News
By Imani A. Dawson | 08/05/2011 - 12:58
All around the country—make that the world—Latina women are chucking chemical straighteners, flat irons and hot combs, and embracing the versatility and freedom of the natural texture of our hair.
One recent afternoon in New York City approximately 300 women with a wide-range of waves, kinks and coils celebrated the movement at Naturallycurly.com’s first ever pool party. At the event, we picked up a few awesome tips from the curly-hair experts. Whether your tresses grow in smooth spirals or bad-ass kinks, here are some tips for rocking your natural hair:
By Kate Sandoval | 07/29/2011 - 17:00
Nicole Richie is officially the queen of braids.
But this may just be our favorite braid look yet! The dual weave makes the trendsetter look super summery and cute (and the pink lipstick—which you can see how to copy here—is awesome too!).
By Kate Sandoval | 07/28/2011 - 18:48
We’re nearing the end of our month of summer hairstyles, and we cannot wrap-up without adding the famous “bump” trend to the mix. It’s the perfect choice for those of us who like to wear our hair down, but need a way to keep it out of our face. Eva Longoria has a perfect example of the style: smooth hair and a pouf that isn’t too, too high.
To get the look:
By Kate Sandoval | 07/27/2011 - 15:30
We love when Selena shows off her natural curls.
And we especially love her look here, where she adds a cool, er, twist to the style, keeping the top of her strands straight and letting the bottom go wavy.
Some stylists call this new trend a “drop perm,” although you definitely don’t need a perm to do this. Here’s an easy trick:
By Kate Sandoval | 07/26/2011 - 17:00
It’s short, but not too buzzed. Cute, but not too young. Tough, but not manly. Morena Baccarin truly has the perfect pixie.
This summer, tons of celeb trendsetters have freshly shorn locks, proving that a cropped cut can be chic and even sexy. If the heat has you seriously considering a major chop a la Morena, keep these tips in mind:
By Kate Sandoval | 07/25/2011 - 19:25
Sofia Vergara recently reaffirmed that she loves her body and although she was probably talking about her curvy figure, she could’ve been talking about her hair. The Modern Family star's strands are always smooth with just the right amount of bounce and bend.
Luckily, there’s an easy trick for getting Sofia’s sexy body:
Rough-dry your hair till it’s almost dry.
By Kate Sandoval | 07/22/2011 - 18:07
Demi Lovato has been out and about a lot this past week, and, after seeing a few snapshots of her at Cambio Studios, we had to take a closer look at her hair transformation! What was jet black straight hair is now super long and has lots of warm red highlights (made even bolder with her scarlet lipstick).
By Johanna Ferreira | 07/22/2011 - 08:54
Today is Selena Gomez's 19th birthday and we wanted to examine the young and talented star's transformation throughout the years. Gomez began her career at age seven playing Gianna on Barney & Friends. Ever since the singer/actress hit it big with her starring role on the Disney series Wizards of Waverly Place, she’s been experimenting with her style. But the half Mexican, half Italian starlet hasn’t always been so confident about her exotic looks.
By Kate Sandoval | 07/21/2011 - 16:45
Each day this week we’ve been obsessed with a new sexy, summer hairstyle from the runways at Miami Fashion Week, and Oribe—hairstylist extraordinaire—has been kind enough to share his steps for recreating the looks.
Today, we’re focused on this beautiful braided bun, ideal for keeping hair out of your face at the beach, but also elegant enough to wear to an outdoor wedding!
Here’s how to copy this style, as seen at the Red Carter show:
By Kate Sandoval | 07/19/2011 - 14:45
While watching all of the sexy swimwear strutting down the runway at Fashion Week Swim in Miami this week, we spotted a few just-as-hot hairstyles, perfect for these scorching July days.
So we emailed the photos of our favorites to celeb hairstylist (and Miami mainstay) Oribe, and he shot back his step-by-step instructions for recreating the looks!
Here’s how to get the wild ponytail seen at the A. Che show: