By Samantha Leal | 03/06/2014 - 15:23
Break out the coconut oil! A trend has gone viral: oil pulling. So, what is oil pulling? It's taking about a tablespoon of unrefined coconut oil (or sesame oil) and swishing it around in your mouth for 20 minutes, before spitting it out. The idea is that the oil is attracting bacteria and body toxins, leaving your teeth whiter, your gum and jaws healthier and less sensitive, and your overall health improved.
By Kelli Acciardo | 01/30/2014 - 11:26
This metallic hue with a hint of pink has been everywhere lately: on the runway, on the red carpet, and all over Pinterest. Makeup artists have been swapping basic gold for it’s prettier sister—rose—and we’ve rounded up some of the A-listers who’ve been wearing it the best.
By Samantha Leal | 08/20/2012 - 19:00
In an ad that both confuses us and ruins childhood memories, a Venezuelan plastic surgery center gives the mermaid princess Ariel, well, some major work. The ad for Clinica Dempere shows Ariel escaping from Ursula the seawitch and swimming straight for the clinic -- where she's given not only legs, but seemingly bigger boobs, a nose job and probably some Botox, to boot.
By Nicole Forbis | 07/27/2012 - 19:00
Talk about sexy swimwear! We caught up with the Brazilian swimwear designer A.Z. Araujo backstage after his debut showing at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim in Miami, where he wowed the crowd with his colorful new line of bathing suits hot off the beaches of Brazil! A.Z. chatted about his love of Miami, Versace, and his new swim line.
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By Amaris Castillo | 12/12/2011 - 14:40
Christina Aguilera wants you to “shine at all the holiday parties” this season.
The half-Ecuadorian singer recently uploaded a video onto her YouTube channel, during which she wishes her fans a happy holiday – and promotes her new fragrance, titled Secret Potion. “If you’re looking for a new way to feel gorgeous and glamorous this holiday season, try my new fragrance, Secret Potion,” she said.
By Amaris Castillo | 12/09/2011 - 09:00
Great news for Salma Hayek! The Mexican actress’s beauty line, Nuance, and CVS/pharmacy were honored yesterday with the Launch of the Year: Mass Award by Beauty Inc, a Women’s Wear Daily special-issue magazine. According to a press release issued by CVS/pharmacy, the award recognizes “company-wide and individual brand achievement for innovation and resonance with consumers.”
By Amaris Castillo | 10/21/2011 - 09:30
Christina Aguilera is all glammed up in a commercial for her new fragrance, titled Secret Potion scent. The pop star's new scent has top notes of fruits such as mandarin, lemon, and passion fruit. The bottles the scent comes in include a super cute bonus; special jewelry pieces which help whoever spritzs on the perfume sparkle!
By Amaris Castillo | 09/12/2011 - 12:30
More than 80 vying women are up for the title of Miss Universe 2011, which will be held live tonight in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/08/2011 - 12:56
By Amaris Castillo | 08/08/2011 - 12:30
Cynthia de la Vega, who won second place in last year’s Nuestra Belleza Mexico contest, has been stripped of the opportunity to run for the upcoming Miss World pageant.