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Trend Alert: Nicole Richie Goes Vintage for Harper’s Bazaar
By Kate Sandoval | 02/24/2011 - 16:00

Nicole Richie looks jaw-droppingly stunning in her fashion feature for Harper’s Bazaar Russia as she shows off one of the hottest beauty trends for spring: Old Hollywood glamour.

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Backstage Beauty: The Best Makeup, Hair, and Nail Trends from Fashion Week
Backstage Beauty: The Best Makeup, Hair, and Nail Trends from Fashion Week
By Kate Sandoval | 02/17/2011 - 16:45

This week, we’ve been running around NYC with our notebook and camera in hand to capture all the hot new beauty looks at our favorite runway shows. From the stained ruby lips at Carolina Herrera to the incredibly romantic hairstyle at Carmen Marc Valvo, we guarantee you’ll want to start trying these trends ASAP!

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Celeb Style Poll: Does Xtina Need a New Look?
Celeb Style Poll: Does Xtina Need a New Look?
By Kate Sandoval | 02/08/2011 - 14:51

Last year, Christina Aguilera told Latina that she wants her red lips (which she paints on using LipSense Liquid Lip Color in Blu-Red, $22, to be her signature look.

Clearly her peroxide blond hair is a signature, too—she hasn’t really strayed from either for years. It’s not that this look doesn’t work for her, but remember how chic her chin-length bob at last year's Golden Globe awards was? Or how blue her eyes looked when she had dark hair? We love it when she breaks out of her usual style!

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Covergirl Lipcolors
Latina Loves...New Lipsticks for Our Skin Tones!
By Kate Sandoval | 02/04/2011 - 13:01

CoverGirl makeup artist and beautiful Colombiana Rebecca Restrepo stopped by the Latina office to introduce a huge new range of lipsticks called CoverGirl Lip Perfection ($7.00 each, But with 44 shades to choose from, which of the colors will look best on Latinas? Rebecca tried them all, and chose the perfect shade for fair, medium, olive and dark-toned Latinas.

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Love it or Leave it? Dramatic Lipstick Trends
By Kate Sandoval | 02/01/2011 - 14:45

When it comes to makeup, there’s really nothing more dramatic (or risky) than switching up your lipstick. Case in point: these Latina celebrity pouts. The question is, do you love it or should they leave it?

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Get the Look: Naya Rivera
Get Naya Rivera’s SAG Awards Look
By Kate Sandoval | 01/31/2011 - 13:45

After some red carpet trial and error, Naya Rivera finally found her winning look for the SAG Awards last night. The Cheerio’s juicy watermelon lips looked especially stunning against her soft, flowing black hair, while her superfine eyeliner and curled up lashes kept her youthful and fresh.

Here’s how to copy the gorgeous look:  

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Alexa Vega Beauty Transformation
Beauty Transformation: Alexa Vega
By Kate Sandoval | 01/19/2011 - 15:45

To celebrate Alexa Vega’s From Prada to Nada premiere, we’re taking a look back at the half-Colombian’s evolving beauty look. Click through to see just how much Alexa’s changed in the last decade!

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Selena Gomez Beauty
Get Selena Gomez’s Party Look
By Kate Sandoval | 01/18/2011 - 14:15

Selena Gomez hit the Golden Globe after-parties wearing a flirty, girly palette. It’s a fresh alternative to the all-out glam red lip/smoky eye trend so many celebs have been rocking—which would have definitely clashed with her coral Catherine Deane gown—and perfectly age appropriate!

Selena’s makeup artist, Karan Mitchell, sent along exactly what she used to create the look. All makeup is Anastasia Beverly Hills, available on

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The Golden Globe's Latina Beauties
The Golden Globes Latina Beauties
By Kate Sandoval | 01/17/2011 - 09:00

Our stars looked glam from head to toe at the Golden Globes! Our lovely ladies know that less is more and each decided to shine the spotlight on one especially gorgeous feature.

Click through to see how they enhanced their favorite feature and to learn how you can too.

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Wonder Woman Cosmetics from MAC
LATINA Loves MAC Wonder Woman Cosmetics!
By Kate Sandoval | 01/15/2011 - 14:00

When we think of Wonder Woman, we think of Latina star Lynda Carter. So we’re beyond excited about the new MAC Wonder Woman collection. The line comes in Amazonian-size, hero-strength packaging (think: jumbo lip gloss applicators that slick on gloss in one swipe and a mirror big enough to actually see your whole face at once) and gorgeous, vibrant comic book colors (from magenta gloss to green mascara).

Our three must-haves from the line are:

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