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Stuck in a Beauty Rut: America Ferrera
By Angelique Serrano | 03/17/2010 - 13:00

Don’t get us wrong: We love América Ferrera. And we love Ugly Betty (this season, anyway). But you know what else we would love? A change of hairstyle for the young star of the recently released flick, Our Family Wedding. The poufy pompadour does modernize this tried and true half-up-half-down 'do. But frankly, after so many wears, we're ready for América to try something new. Take a look at Ms.


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Oscar Beauty: Big Bun Theory
By Angelique Serrano | 03/08/2010 - 13:25

Celebrities were out in full force at The 82nd Annual Academy Awards, and the stargazing proved exciting on both the beauty and fashion fronts. But right now, let’s talk hair: It seemed sleek buns were the style of choice, and the chic little knots topped the heads of glamorous Latinas like Zoe Saldana and nominated actress Penelope Cruz. Get helpful tricks here on how you can replicate the do.


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My Wool Shake Brings All the Boys to the Yard
By Angelique Serrano | 02/25/2010 - 15:09

I can’t get enough volume in my hair. I sleep with it wet, make it all kinds of knotty and use hair spray like it’s my job, all to make my hair high. And those beachy Gisele-like waves? I live for them. And I just found a formula that makes them so easy to achieve: Redken Style Connection Wool Shake 08 (redken.com for retail salon locations).


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The Look of Los Premios
By Gerri Miller | 02/23/2010 - 13:02

The stars came out for the Los Premio lo Nuestro a La Musica Latina awards gala in Miami on Feb. 18 and rocked the red carpet with style and flair. Who dazzled and who didn’t? We interviewed three experts to find out.

Freelance makeup artist Lauren Iavarone, who beautifies brides for their weddings when she’s not working on models at New York Fashion week, magazine shoots and events, thinks the eight women we selected, with one exception, are “looking pretty fierce.”


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Better Straight or Curly?
By Angelique Serrano | 02/19/2010 - 17:00

Check out our beauty slideshow and take our poll to tell us if you prefer these lovely Latinas with their hair straight or curly. Us? Bueno, we love them no matter what!


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Best Tressed: Stars Get Gorgeous for Los Premios Lo Nuestro
By Miranda Noland | 02/19/2010 - 12:25

There were no cookie cutter beauties on last night's red carpet. Our favorite looks were all over the map—some were elegant, while others were edgy and modern. Take a look and tell us which hairstyles you loved the most.


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Glam from Fashion Week: Pita is Over the Updos
By Angelique Serrano | 02/19/2010 - 11:52

From backstage at the Carolina Herrera Fall 2010 fashion show – which was phenomenally full of furs, puffed sleeves and voluminous frocks – hairstylist to the stars Orlando Pita proclaimed he was over the overdone ‘dos that usually accompany most fancy dresses. “I would like to see people move forward,” he said.


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Best Tressed: Ana Ortiz's Loose Curls
By Miranda Noland | 02/12/2010 - 11:17

These stars had the most stylish hair on the red carpet this week.


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Princess Hair
By Angelique Serrano | 02/10/2010 - 14:50

From the animated Disney film The Princess and the Frog, beautiful Disney Princess Tiana has inspired a natural, gentle and positively charming hair-care line from Carol's Daughter (carolsdaughter.com).


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Should I Copy Alba’s Cut?
By Angelique Serrano | 02/09/2010 - 13:33

I got engaged recently. Actually, I got engaged in August, but it still feels pretty recent. But the reality is, the wedding date is set for Sept. 3 and I’ve got to get my butt in gear. There are flowers to pick, cakes to taste, shoes to buy and, of course, hair and makeup to consider. I know a lot of girls start growing their hair out for their wedding…but I’m not sure why. Is it just a thing we do, almost involuntarily, like twirling our hair when flirting?


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