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5 Afro-Latina Beauty Products We Love!
La La Anthony's "Motives" and 5 Other Afro-Latina Beauty Products We Love!
By Kate Sandoval | 02/02/2012 - 09:54

One of our favorite Afro-Latinas (La La Anthony) is releasing her new cosmetics line "Motives for La La" today! The Puerto Rican reality star noticed a void in the beauty market in catering toward African-American and Latin women, so she teamed up with Motives by Loren Ridinger to create products for every skin tone. How cool is that!?

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Get a Winter Glow
Get Zoe Saldana’s Winter Glow!
By Kate Sandoval | 01/04/2012 - 15:35

With winter in full swing, you may have noticed that your skin is drier, flakier, and duller. You may also have less motivation to deal with this. We commiserate! But there is good news: The solution to a soft, radiant complexion is actually much faster, easier, and more affordable than you think.

All you really need is the right lip color and blush. “Bright berry makeup colors perk up a dull, mid-winter complexion instantly,” says makeup artist Gabriela Hernandez.

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Make Your Manicure Last through the Holidays
By Kate Sandoval | 12/27/2011 - 13:06

Chances are that you’re squeezing a manicure into your busy schedule right about now, and hoping that it lasts through all eight nights of Hanukkah, past Christmas Eve present-opening, and right into Christmas dinner (you might even be crossing your fingers that you can stretch this mani out to New Year’s!).

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The Best Post-Party At-Home Facial!
The Best Post-Party At-Home Facial!
By Kate Sandoval | 12/22/2011 - 12:24

We’ve given you the perfect pre-party facial recipe, and now we have the perfect post-party facial recipe, courtesy of NYC facialist Joanna Vargas!

After your holiday or New Year’s Eve celebration, you’ll likely wake up the next morning extra tired and dehydrated (often thanks to salty snacks and alcohol)—and your skin shows the effects. To perk up and rehydrate, treat yourself to Joanna’s At-Home Hydrating Mask.

You’ll need:

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Party Nails
Holiday Beauty Week: Party Nails!
By Kate Sandoval | 12/06/2011 - 14:49

Welcome to Day Two of our Holiday Beauty Week. Yesterday we talked perfect party makeup, and today we’re turning our focus to our fingertips. Here are the hottest ways to make your tips festive this season!

The 2011 Latina Beauty Awards

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Honor Gets A Mani and Pedi
Beauty Poll: 3-Year-Old Honor Gets a Mani/Pedi
By Kate Sandoval | 11/17/2011 - 17:44

Photos of Jessica Alba’s adorable 3-year-old daughter Honor Marie getting a manicure and pedicure are circulating the internet today, and we have to admit, they’re beyond adorable.

Always the trendsetter, Honor chose to alternate between bold red and royal blue polishes on both her hands and toes. She played with her iPad during her pedicure (celeb kids—they’re just like us!), while her mom watched closely as she got her manicure.

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Guess the Celeb Who Has Plaid Nails
Guess the Celeb Who’s Rocking these Fishnet Nails
By Kate Sandoval | 11/09/2011 - 15:00

Black leather motorcycle jacket, signature scarlet mouth, wavy super-blond hair…have you figured out who we’re describing yet?

Guess The Celeb in These Crazy Cool Shoes!

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‘CSI Star’ Eva La Rue’s Beauty Secrets
By Kate Sandoval | 11/02/2011 - 16:00

The other day we were diligently typing at our desks when we glanced at our caller ID and saw the name “Eva La Rue” pop up (at which point we sprung for the phone). The CSI: Miami star—and Crest Complete spokesmodel—was calling to share a few of her favorite beauty secrets. From how she skips washing her hair to her all-time favorite moisturizer to how to avoid her most embarrassing beauty blunder, here are Eva’s top beauty tips:

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The Latest Celebrity Nail Trends!
By Kate Sandoval | 10/25/2011 - 18:46

If you’ve already painted your tips with every hot fall nail color, and are eagerly anticipating the next big nail polish trend, then look no further. We’ve zoomed in on the hands of our favorite red carpet regulars to check out what shades they’re currently sporting. Click through for some much needed nail-spiration:

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Our Fave Latino Celeb Fragrances!
By Kate Sandoval | 10/21/2011 - 12:30

Christina Aguilera just released the ads for her second fragrance, aptly named, Secret Potion, which got us thinking about the gaggle of celeb fragrances out there to choose from. From a sexy date night scent to a totally addicting splash, here are our six favorite Latino-created perfumes.    

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