By Kate Sandoval | 07/28/2010 - 14:45
We here at Latina magazine are hard at work swiping, blending, smoothing, brushing and testing all of this year's hopeful Latina Beauty Awards contenders (everything from a new flawless foundation to the best-hair volumizing cream ever). As we narrow down our favorites, we'd love to hear about yours.
By Kathryn Papanek | 07/16/2010 - 16:00
By Mariela Rosario | 06/19/2010 - 10:00
In the July issue of UK magazine Company, Jessica Alba dishes about wearing a full face of makeup at the tender age of 10. Alba's mother was in cosmetology school and used her young daughter as a test pilot. “She needed a model to practice on!” explains Alba. “[It was] for the swim team picture—full on winged eyeliner, the works.”
By Angelique Serrano | 05/21/2010 - 13:30
If you—like us—watched in awe as photos came streaming in of Eva Longoria Parker at the White House state dinner for Mexican President Felipe Calderon, then we’ve got a treat for you: A look at the beauty products that will recreate this happy housewife’s peachy glow in a matter of minutes!
By Angelique Serrano | 05/05/2010 - 12:00
Country songbird Taylor Swift (above, left) has been named a new face for CoverGirl cosmetics. Her sweet youth and vibrant energy are no doubt a beautiful match with the everywoman brand.
But that got us wondering…if you had the power to select any Latina celebrity or role model as the face of a major cosmetics brand like this, whom would you choose? Share your opinion here or pick from a few of our suggestions!
By Angelique Serrano | 04/28/2010 - 14:00
Out in full force to promote her new rom-com, The Back-up Plan, Jennifer Lopez toured the country looking supremely glamorous at every turn. Take a look at a few highlights from her trek, and see our suggestions for products you can use to get the look!
By Mariela Rosario | 04/23/2010 - 16:00
NYC girl-about-town Jamie Baratta is trying to make going green sexy. "Yeah, sexy, but also hip," says the undeniably stylish Nicaraguan and Italian California native.
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.