Latina Makeup, Latina MakeUp Tips, Advice and news for Hispanic Women

Beauty: Purple Lip
Dare to Try Sofia Vergara and Dania Ramirez’s Purple Lips!
By Kate Sandoval | 01/18/2012 - 17:17

Even three days post-Globes, we’re still thinking about Sofia Vergara’s and Dania Ramirez’s plum lip and teal dress combos. The shade pairing is just so fresh, and the surprising jewel-toned violet is the pop of color our sun-starved skin needs!

How to Nail Nude Lips Like Jessica Alba And J.Lo

If you’ve never tried a purple lip before, now’s the time to go for it! Here’s how:

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Beauty: Freida Pinto
The Latina Behind Freida Pinto’s Pretty Makeup!
By Kate Sandoval | 01/17/2012 - 14:48

Do you have olive skin? Steal this stunning golden smoky eye look from celeb makeup artist Leslie Lopez, the talented Latina responsible for Freida Pinto’s makeup at the 2012 Golden Globes.

5 Biggest Celebrity Beauty Blunders

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Jessica Alba's Golden Globes Makeup
POLL: What Do You Think of Jessica Alba's Golden Globes Makeup?
By Adriana Rivera | 01/15/2012 - 21:10

Tonight at the Golden Globes, part-Mexican actress Jessica Alba hit the red carpet looking absolutely stunning in a sparkling Gucci gown. Her gorgeous look was made complete with flawless makeup that added to her overall glow for the night. We think she made a statement with her understated makeup, but we'd love to know what you think.

Tell us: 


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Party Makeup
Holiday Beauty Week: Perfect Party Makeup!
By Kate Sandoval | 12/05/2011 - 19:16

Looking ahead at the next three weeks, your calendar is most likely jam-packed with everything from work parties to family get-togethers, all of which require you to pay a little extra attention to your looks. That’s why we’re declaring this Holiday Beauty Week! We’ll be offering you fresh ideas to make your hair, nails, and makeup dazzling this December. First up: smoky eyes, luminous skin, and festive nudes. 

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Get Adriana, Alessandra, and Joan Smalls' Angelic Look!
By Kate Sandoval | 11/30/2011 - 12:45

Did you watch last night’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show? Besides the star power, surprise musical guests, and amazing costumes, we couldn’t help but notice how effortlessly sexy the Angels’ hair and makeup looked. Luckily, the show’s lead makeup artist, Tom Pecheux, and lead hair stylist, Orlando Pita, shared their steps with us for recreating the looks!

To get the Angel glow:

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Fergie’s Fierce Orange Eye Shadow
By Kate Sandoval | 11/22/2011 - 19:34

If you subscribe to the rules that you can’t wear white after Labor Day and shouldn’t mix black and navy, then Fergie’s latest rule-breaking makeup look isn’t for you.

But more than a few makeup artists (including those who created the orange-y eyes on the models at Carolina Herrera’s spring fashion show…a sure sign that this trend is only going to get bigger!) have told me that they don’t believe in the rule that you should avoid putting orange on your eyes—in fact, they think it can look amazing—and we do too!

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The 2011 Latina Beauty Awards
The 2011 Latina Beauty Awards
By Kate Sandoval | 11/21/2011 - 11:00

After weeks of scrubbing, swiping and blending our way through this year’s crop of skin care, hair care and cosmetic launches, we’ve chosen 25 can’t-live-without favorites. From a serum that gives you an instant glow to a conditioner that restores hair in just one use, here are the winners!

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Ricky Martin for MAC
Sneak Peek: Ricky Martin’s MAC Viva Glam Ad
By Kate Sandoval | 11/17/2011 - 12:30

M.A.C. just released the image for their 2012 Viva Glam campaign on their Facebook page, featuring none other than Ricky Martin and Nicki Minaj.

Behind the Scenes of Ricky Martin’s ‘Evita’ Photo Shoot

Photographer David LaChapelle caught the image of Ricky holding a supersized Viva Glam lipstick above his head while Nicki perches on top of a motorcycle. No word on whether that extra large lipstick is for sale!

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How to Get Mia Maestro's Perfectly Smokey Eye
How to Get Mia Maestro's Perfectly Smokey Eye
By Kate Sandoval | 11/16/2011 - 16:26

Sure, there was a certain guy with chiseled features and spiky hair (Team Jacob!) on the Breaking Dawn red carpet, but what really caught our attention at the premiere was Mia Maestro’s super-sexy smoky eyes.

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Nude Lips
How to Nail Nude Lips like Jessica Alba and J.Lo
By Kate Sandoval | 11/08/2011 - 12:00

As we scrolled through last night’s red carpet photos, we noticed a major trend: everyone’s gone nude! Well, on their lips, that is. Both Jessica Alba and Jennifer Lopez nailed the nude look. New mom Jessica showed off a pink-nude mouth (which complements her pale complexion), while J.Lo’s shiny warm tone worked perfectly with her olive skin. 

WATCH: How to Get Flawless Skin for a Big Night Out

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