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Eva LaRue’s Glam Routine
By Gerri Miller | 02/17/2010 - 09:45

As lab tech Natalia Boa Vista on CSI: Miami, Eva LaRue rarely gets the chance to be glamorous, so it’s no wonder she loves to pull out the stops for events. "The fun thing about getting dressed up for the red carpet is you can look completely different from one to the next," says LaRue, who often begins preparing more than a week ahead of time, working with stylist George Blodwell to find the perfect dress.


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Sephora Shows You How to Get Smoky Eyes
By Angelique Serrano | 02/16/2010 - 16:00

Here’s a tip: Bring your favorite eye shadow palette to a Sephora Beauty Studio (sephora.com for stores and information), and ask them to give you a lesson in application.


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Get to Kissin’
By Angelique Serrano | 02/11/2010 - 16:41

I’m in such a lovey mood today, despite severe deadlines, temperatures and global issues. Sometimes you just get bitten by the love bug and become all Velveeta cheesiness and gooey sentiment. I can’t stop dreaming about clichéd Valentines, squishy hugs and good old-fashioned smoochin’! And naturally, the latter makes me think of lipstick.


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Francia Raisa Avoids the Chola Look
By Gerri Miller | 02/09/2010 - 12:07

Looking gorgeous doesn’t have to mean spending a lot of money. Just ask Francia Raisa, whose favorite products come from moderately priced cosmetic lines she can find at the drugstore.

"I really like Neutrogena for skin care and CoverGirl makeup," says the Secret Life of the American Teenager star.  "I can’t stand heavy makeup. I feel like my skin can’t breathe, and CoverGirl is really light."


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Loud Mouths, Naked Lips: Grammy Beauty Round Up
By Angelique Serrano | 02/01/2010 - 18:41

It appears the Latina songstresses and starlets that walked the red carpet at last night’s Grammy Awards all eschewed any amount of lip color and overdosed on eyeliner! From the bold façade of Jennifer Lopez to the demurely done-up Nicole Richie, lets see how these stars gave face.


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Newly Single Kat Von D Spills Her Beauty Secrets
By Gerri Miller | 01/25/2010 - 10:28

With colorful indelible artwork decorating almost every inch of her body, long tousled hair, dramatic eye makeup and bold lips, tattoo artist and L.A. Ink star Kat Von D has a unique look that blends Hollywood glamour with edgy rocker style. 


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Smudge-Proof Eye Makeup
By Angelique Serrano | 01/20/2010 - 15:39

Get your eye makeup to stay put with this new miraculous product: Benefit Stay Don’t Stray ($24, sephora.com), an eye primer meant to be used under eyes, around eyes and over lids! The color is creamy and concealing; once it is placed under makeup, your eyeliner and shadows won’t budge. Whether you work a double shift or work the room at an all night black tie gala, rest assured you won’t be seeing the world through raccoon eyes.


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The Beauty of Transformation: Christina Aguilera
By Angelique Serrano | 01/19/2010 - 13:30

I was watching the Golden Globe Awards Sunday night, and absolutely fell in love with Christina Aguilera’s soft new look. I love the shiny short bob, I love the color, I love the subtle mauve makeup! But, I’ve also loved Christina’s various beauty incarnations throughout the decade, and admired her fearless attitude toward self-expression through hair and makeup. I’m in a festive mood today, people, so why don’t we take a look back at her various personas in celebration of her overall fabulousness?


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Beauty Trend Alert: Mauve Mouths
By Angelique Serrano | 01/15/2010 - 17:00

These three Latinas know there’s more to lipstick than red or nude. Mauve is a sexy way to go, whether it’s worn sheer, matte or glossy. It brings a beautiful flush to the skin, without coming on too strong. If you love the look, try Bobbi Brown Creamy Lip Color in Heather Mauve ($22, bluemercury.com).


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Does This Really Work: Oil Blocking Powder
By Sandra Mariscal | 01/14/2010 - 17:00

If you were to check the cabinet where I keep all of my makeup products you would probably find more than a dozen powders claiming to be mattifiers. I've tried them all, but never managed to find one that actually controls my oily T-zone.


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