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Curly Qs Video: My Mizani Natural Curl Key Makeover
By Sandra Mariscal | 11/24/2009 - 10:28

Do you ever have questions about how to maintain your hair, but don’t have time to go to the salon? I’m always on the lookout for ways to keep my locks looking their best with the help of new products. I have to tell you about my latest discovery: The Mizani Natural Curl Key. This is an online tool that is broken down into eight different hair textures, from straight to very curly. It helps you decipher your specific texture and find out what it needs.

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Best Tressed: Eva Mendes's Adorned Locks
By Sandra Mariscal | 11/20/2009 - 15:15
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In the Bedroom: A Salon to Call Home
By Angelique Serrano | 11/20/2009 - 14:07

Giannillo The Salon

217 East 60th Street, NYC

Tel: 917-470-9695

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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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