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Curly Qs: Scalp Soothers
By Sandra Mariscal | 11/18/2009 - 14:05

Suffering from an itchy scalp? Dry, cold air can make skin lose moisture and feel itchy. Whenever I start scratching my scalp, I reach for SoftSheen-Carson Optimum Oil Therapy Dry Scalp Leave-In Treatment ($5, drugstores) and apply a small amount on troubled spots. This light cream calms any irritation with essential oils from coconut, olive, avocado and jojoba. It doesn’t make my hair greasy and has a nice floral scent.

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Best Tressed: Naya Rivera’s Curvaceous Waves
By Sandra Mariscal | 11/13/2009 - 12:55
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Hair Poll: Shakira's Evolving Look
By Miranda Noland | 11/12/2009 - 17:00

Over the past couple of months, Shakira has been flying all over the world promoting her new album, She Wolf, and her hair has been changing along with each time zone. At a Paris press event in late September, she wore her blonde locks soft and curly. But at the 2009 MTV Europe Music Awards in Berlin last week, she went with a sleek, long side ponytail. For her Rolling Stone cover launch this week in New York City, she showed off her brand new faux-dreadlock style. So, tell us...

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Curly Qs: Non-drying Shampoos Part 2
By Sandra Mariscal | 11/11/2009 - 11:00

Ladies, I’ve found a few more great shampoos that don’t make my strands feel like hay. I just couldn’t keep this all to myself, so here are the details on the shampoos I’m loving now:

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Beauty Maverick Poll: Kate del Castillo
By Angelique Serrano | 11/06/2009 - 13:00

Just when you think you know someone, they flip the switch and you have to do a double take. Just look at actress and L’Oréal spokeswoman Kate del Castillo; normally one to stick with her signature long locks and exposed forehead, she’s recently been sporting some heavy bangs, as she did on last night’s telecast of the Latin Grammys. Do we love them? As a clip-on piece or newly shorn strands, we ask you...

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Best Tressed: Stefania Fernandez’s Cascading Locks
By Sandra Mariscal | 11/06/2009 - 10:00
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Curly Qs: Homemade Aguacate Mask
By Sandra Mariscal | 11/04/2009 - 11:22

I’ve always been curious about at-home hair and face masks. Do they really work? I decided to find out a couple of days ago when we received a gift basket in the office with Avocados from Mexico (you can find them at your local grocery store). I checked the brand’s website, , and found recipes for easy-to-make beautifying treatments using avocados, along with some yummy recipes for dinner too.

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Steal Her Hair Style: Honor Marie Warren
By Angelique Serrano | 10/30/2009 - 13:33

All babies are cute. And your baby is the cutest, we’re sure. But we all have to agree Honor Marie Warren, daughter of Mexican actress Jessica Alba is looking super-fab adorable in her frilly fuschia flowered headband. The pop of color brings a flush to her baby cheeks and accents her long brown hair beautifully.

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Best Tressed: Sessilee Lopez Makes The Cut
By Sandra Mariscal | 10/30/2009 - 09:45
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Does This Really Work? Shine Enhancing Flat Iron
By Sandra Mariscal | 10/29/2009 - 12:06

I don’t like to straighten my hair too often because my long curls make it a chore. However, I would try anything that claims to add shine to my hair, so I just straightened my locks with Remington Shine Therapy Conditioning Iron ($50, The ceramic plates in this tool are infused with Avocado Oil and Vitamin E to help make your hair shinier. These conditioners are released from the plates and onto your hair with the heat of the iron.

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