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Nicole Richie with a braided top knot at the 2012 Style Awards
Get the Look: Nicole Richie's Top-Knot
By Samantha Leal | 09/09/2012 - 15:00

Nicole Richie has a knack for switching up her look and still looking fabulous. The secret? A great hairstylist. Wella Professionals celebrity stylist, Andy LeCompte has worked with a ton of fabulous stars: Penelope Cruz, Salma Hayek, Selena Gomez, Shakira and yep -- Nicole Richie. Sporting a high, top-knot bun, Nicole recently awarded Andy with the "Hair Stylist of the Year" award at the 9th Annual Style Awards (airing on The Style Network on September 14 at 8 EST).


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Zoe Saldana with a messy ponytail at the premiere of The Words, September 2012
Get the Look: Zoe Saldana's Messy Ponytail
By Samantha Leal | 09/07/2012 - 14:00

Zoe Saldana looked gorgeous at The Words movie premiere in Los Angeles, wearing a lace Ellie Saab dress. But what really caught our eye? The messy, voluminous pontyail. Celebrity hairstylist Mara Roszak created the look for the star, and gave us the step-by-step instructions on how to recreate the look. 

Step 1: Prep and Texturize


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Gaby Espino at Premios Tu Mundo
Get the Look: Gaby Espino's Award Show Style
By Latina Staff | 09/06/2012 - 14:00

For the first-ever Premios Tu Mundo awards show, host Gaby Espino rocked two awesome hairdos that made us want to grab our brush and bobby pins. Gaby started the show with an easy, messy braid for an effortless look and ended the night with a chic, high-top bun. 

Ready to try the look at home? Stylist Marcos Carrasquillo, who created both the looks, gives the step-by-step instructions on recreating the 'dos!

Fishtail Braid


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Jordana Brewster with bangs at My Valentine premiere
Celebrity Hair: Big Bangs!
By Jessica Morrobel | 09/05/2012 - 14:00

If you’ve been debating on trying a new hairstyle, then adding bangs is probably one of the easiest and trendiest ways to switch up your average ‘do for the new season. Check out how these Latina celebs wear their fringe before you make the cut. 


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Adriana Lima with a Half-Up Half-Down Hairstyle
5 Awesome Half-Up Styles
By Amanda Flores | 08/29/2012 - 14:00

The half-up look can be as fancy or low-key as you want, full of volume or straight and sleek. What’s not to love about a chic, effortless style with endless possibilities? Check out how these lovely Latinas do the ‘do.


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Rosario Dawson in a ponytail at Rocco Barocco Cocktail Party in Milan 2010
Beauty Obsession: Fall Ponytails
By Jessica Morrobel | 08/22/2012 - 15:00

Tousled and sexy to soft and polished, ponytails dominated the fall runway. They’re super easy to create yourself and perfect for any occasion. Here are our celeb inspirations. Which is your favorite?


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Nicole Richie with a braided up-do hairstyle
7 Sexy Summer Braided Hairstyles
By Jessica Morrobel | 08/15/2012 - 13:52

Why go for the blow-dryer this season when you can take an extra few minutes to create a sassy, fun braided hairstyle sans heat? These ‘dos will keep you looking (and feeling) cool.  


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Rosario Dawson, Demi Lovato, Zoe Saldana and Jessica Alba
The Best Hairstyle for Every Face Shape
By Valerie Tejeda | 08/13/2012 - 18:00

Let’s get real, nobody likes a bad hair day! While finding the perfect hairstyle can be a bit of a challenge, Dominican hairstylist Bibby Garcia is here to help! Named as the "Top Latina Hairdresser” by Latina back in 2007, Garcia is still making women feel beautiful with her talent at every appointment. Now working at Jagged Edge Salon in North Bergen, New Jersey, Garcia is ready to give the scoop on which hairstyles will best compliment your face shape. 


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Shakira with an elegant updo hairstyle
Ultimate Wedding Updo Inspiration
By Latina Staff | 08/08/2012 - 14:00

If you didn't know by now, it's wedding season! These cute styles are perfect whether you're walking down the aisle or saying cheers to the happy couple. 


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Victoria Justice with a french twist at the 2010 Hollywood Style Awards
4 Steps to the Perfect French Twist
By Amanda Flores | 08/01/2012 - 14:00

An oldie but goodie, Victoria Justice’s French Twist is the perfect beat-the-heat style. The timeless updo keeps hair out of the way plus, it complements any outfit for any occasion. Salon owner and hairstylist Nick Arrojo shares his easy steps for perfecting this chic summertime look.

1. Start by applying a dry shampoo to create gritty texture with lots of grip. (Try Arrojo Refinish Dry Shampoo, $22)


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