Eva Longoria Parker Mixes Business with Pleasure in Mexico City

Even though Eva Longoria Parker presented the award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy series at the 2010 Emmy Awards on Sunday night, the Desperate Housewives star managed to fit in a whirlwind trip to Mexico City to launch her new perfume "Eva" at the Liverpool Polanco store this past weekend. While Longoria was in D.F. she took in some of the local cuisine and culture before rushing back to Los Angeles for television's biggest night.

1. Eva's Mexico Weekend: Flight

On August 27, Eva heads to Mexico City on a private plane with her hairdresser Ken Paves and her makeup artist Elan Bongiorno.

2. Eva's Mexico Weekend: Fried Cheese

Eva eats fried cheese at a taqueria with her hairdresser/BFF Ken Paves (left) and another friend.

3. Eva's Mexico Weekend: Perfume Launch

Eva is all business at her "Eva" perfume launch at the Liverpool Polanco store on August 28 in Mexico City.

4. Eva's Mexico Weekend: Young Fan

An adorable young fan is super excited to meet the beautiful Eva at her "Eva" perfume launch at the Liverpool Polanco store in Mexico City.

5. Eva's Mexico Weekend: Corn

Ken Paves and Eva enjoy the corn and culture on the streets of Mexico City.

6. Eva's Mexico Weekend: El Zocalo

Eva says about Plaza de la Constitucion in the heart of Mexico City, "It's really breathtaking with so much history!".

7. Eva's Mexico Weekend: Nap

Eva squeezes in a nap before she flys back to Los Angeles to get ready for the Emmy Awards.

8. Eva's Mexico Weekend: Emmy Ready

After her whirlwind trip to Mexico City, Eva still managed to look red carpet-ready in time for the Emmy Awards with help from her hairdresser Ken Paves and makeup artist Elan Bongiorno.

9. Eva's Mexico Weekend: Related Links