Latina Makeup, Latina MakeUp Tips, Advice and news for Hispanic Women
By Angelique Serrano | 04/21/2010 - 17:00
In her awesomely cheestastic video for the song “Ni Rosas Ni Juguetes,” Paulina Rubio spends time beautifying in front of her vanity mirror while plotting maliciously against her man. Her look is so of this decade, I think every chica should master it. The face is dominated by thin black eyeliner all around the eyes, mascara, bronze cheeks, light pink lip gloss and short pink nails. To get the look, first check out Paulina's video below and then try the following products:
By Angelique Serrano | 04/09/2010 - 13:00
Here in the Latina beauty department we love a good mascara. Really, who doesn't? That's why we decided to count down the best ones around. From volumizers to lengtheners and everything in between, take a look at our slideshow of winning wands. Then let us know if we have omitted any of your favorites by leaving a comment for our consideration.
By Angelique Serrano | 04/07/2010 - 12:00
In the cartoon world of Tokidoki, mischief, mayhem and makeup collide to create a colorful beauty brand with an eclectic cult following. Created by Italian artist Simone Legno, the collection of cosmetics is as effective as it is whimsical. The Eyeshadow Palettes ($25 each, Sephora stores) are filled with four fun, yet easy-to-wear shades, and each comes with a cute keychain character. The adorably prickly green cactus character Bastardino dangles off a Cromatico Eyeshadow Palette.
By Angelique Serrano | 03/24/2010 - 13:51
Ever wonder how celebrities always look so perfect on screen? Their skin is always luminous and glowing (yes, J.Lo, we mean you!); there’s never a pore in sight! Well, we’re pretty sure we’ve discovered their secret: air brushed makeup. And no, it’s not an exclusive celebrity privilege. You can purchase an airbrush system of your own!
By Angelique Serrano | 03/10/2010 - 14:19
We have been seeing a lot of this duo. No, not of Cameron Diaz and Sandra Bullock – though a romantic comedy starring the two adorable stars does have its appeal. No, no, I am talking about the recently ubiquitous duo of side-swept hair and bold lips. We’ve recently seen it on actresses Sofia Vergara and Kate del Castillo, and now both Diaz and Bullock brought the glamorous pair to The 82nd Annual Academy Awards.
By Elayne Fluker | 03/08/2010 - 15:12
Celebrity makeup artist Sam Fine is responsible for creating iconic makeup looks for such Hollywood A-listers such as Tyra Banks, Queen Latifah, Mo'Nique, Jennifer Hudson and Vanessa Williams. We asked Fine, who recently launched his first instructional makeup DVD, FINE: The Basics of Beauty, to tell you how to give good face with insider makeup tips of Oscar night's biggest stars. Read more for his tips...
By Gerri Miller | 03/05/2010 - 16:27
Playing Iraq vet, helicopter pilot and sometimes-EMT Marisa Benez on NBC’s Trauma, which returns to Monday nights on Mar. 8, Aimee Garcia never gets to glam it up in designer dresses, diamonds, dramatic makeup, or daring hairdos. No wonder she was doubly thrilled to be at the National Hispanic Media Coalition’s 13th annual Impact Awards. Not only was she honored for Outstanding Performance in a Dramatic Television Series, she happily posed for the cameras in an Alice + Olivia strapless dress, Yves St. Laurent shoes, and Neil Lane jewelry.
By Angelique Serrano | 02/24/2010 - 13:55
At the Fall 2010 runway shows of designers Juan Carlos Obando and Narciso Rodriguez, there was something strangely absent from the faces of all their models: mascara.
To provide a cleaner, fresher and more modern look, eyelashes were—gasp!—left bare. They were merely curled beforehand for a subtle, yet feminine touch. What do you say chicas: Are you ready to drop your wands this fall and go for a more natural stare?