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By Reece Olguin | 06/21/2011 - 13:45
What It Is: Cry Baby Semi-Permanent Mascara (my specialist charges $50 for upper lashes, $20 for lower lashes or $60 for both, click here for salons)
The Claim: This semipermanent mascara adds volume, length, color and curl and lasts up to 3 weeks without smudging.
By Kate Sandoval | 06/19/2011 - 09:00
Although the Latina staff has mixed opinions about Christina Aguilera’s funky braids on The Voice this week, there’s no denying that the style is a big summer trend. Click through to see how our stars have been sporting them!
By Kate Sandoval | 06/13/2011 - 17:00
Apparently hair accessories is the summer trend no star can seem to resist. We’ve already told you about the feather extensions celebs like Selena Gomez have been wearing, and now we’re seeing everything from turban-inspired headbands to oversized bows.
The appeal makes sense: throwing on a headband or adding a clip to your bun takes seconds and makes an otherwise boring everyday look suddenly stylish. Plus, a wide headband hides greasy roots or a frizzy hairline and a clip lets you pin back uncooperative bangs.
By Latina Staff | 06/13/2011 - 15:00
We thought it would take some major coaxing to find a staffer willing to test at-home hair color. But Mariela Rosario, our online editor, was actually happy to oblige—especially now that the latest hair dyes come in salon-worthy shades and easy-to-use foam formulas. Here’s how it went:
What it is: John Frieda Precision Foam colour, $12.99, ulta.com
By Latina Staff | 06/10/2011 - 08:43
Our managing editor, Yuliana Gomez, has had a lifelong battle with her fine hair. This week, she road tested several volumizing products. Here’s her experience:
The Products: Volume-enhancing creams, mousses and sprays
The Claims: All the formulas promise to plump up strands and add major lift to hair.
My Results: I applied all of these products after washing and towel drying my hair, and immediately before blow drying it.
By Latina Staff | 06/08/2011 - 18:27
Our curly-haired intern, Adriana Rivera, has been on a search for a frizz fighter that could stand up to this summer’s humidity. Here’s the best one she’s found:
The Product: John Frieda Frizz-Ease 3 Day Straight Styling Spray, ($9.99, www.johnfrieda.com)
The Claims: Weightless spray with heat protection. Blocks out frizz as you straighten. Keeps hair glossy, smooth, and swinging with body for up to 3 days.
By Kate Sandoval | 06/07/2011 - 18:49
If we had to choose one hairstyle to master this summer, it’s definitely Cameron Diaz’s beachy texture. Her relaxed waves give off that easy, breezy summer vibe we all want to have, and it’s the perfect ratio of casual and sexy. Plus, guys aren’t scared to run their hands through your hair, a windy day only gives it more texture, and it doesn’t take incredible talent to do. Here’s the step-by-step:
By Latina Staff | 06/06/2011 - 17:35
For today’s 30 Days of Beauty Road Testing, one of our staff members, Lisa V., tried another interesting-looking hot tool (to read about the first one we tested, click here).
Here’s how it went:
By Virginia Gudiel | 06/03/2011 - 13:36
As part of our 30 days of beauty road testing, our lovely intern, Virginia, tried out a new at-home keratin treatment she found at the drugstore. Read all about it here:
The Product: Organix Ever Straight Brazilian Keratin Therapy 30-Day Smoothing Treatment, $15, ulta.com