Be Beautiful: Be Beautiful: How To Get Bright Neon Lips
Be Beautiful: How To Get Bright Neon Lips
By Amanda Flores | 05/09/2012 - 11:23

La La Anthony never disappoints when it comes to pulling off daring makeup looks, like this neon pink lip. We’ve taken the trend off the red carpet to make it a fun and easy DIY look you can pull off anywhere, any time of day. Check out our video and watch how NYC Makeup Artist Andrew Sotomayor breaks the look down into FIVE easy-to-do steps so you can master the neon lip trend right at home.

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La La Anthony at the 2011 Angel Ball in New York City
Beauty Transformation: La La Anthony
By Latina Staff | 03/21/2012 - 12:09

The beautiful La La Anthony has quickly evolved from the pretty girl next door to the stylish star of VH1's La La's Full Court Life. The newlywed and young mother has mastered the styles that work best on her has expanded her business with a cosmetic line and a production company—we couldn’t be prouder!

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Joan Smalls
Afro-Latina Item of the Week: Get Joan Smalls’ Natural Look
By Kate Sandoval | 02/16/2012 - 18:39

Although we’ve been watching Afro-Latina supermodel Joan Smalls walk the runways all week during New York Fashion Week, we’re still most transfixed with her look for the Carolina Herrera show.

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Best Afro-Latina at the Grammys Last Year
Afro-Latina Item of the Week: Esperanza Spalding’s Natural Hair
By Kate Sandoval | 02/09/2012 - 13:05

This being Afro-Latina Thursday here on—and only a few days away from the Grammys—we’re taking a look back at our fave Afro-Latina at the Grammys last year.

The 25 Most Beautiful Afro-Latinas in Hollywood!

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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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Joan Smalls Chanel
Joan Smalls Featured In Chanel’s Spring 2012 Campaign
By Verky Arcos | 01/20/2012 - 14:58

The beautiful Puerto Rican model, Joan Smalls has been the it girl for the high-end modeling world since getting signed to Elite Model Management in 2007. Since then, the 24-year-old has graced the runway and appeared in ad campaigns for some of fashion’s most coveted designer brands ranging from Gucci to David Yurman. In 2008, Smalls also appeared on Ricky Martin's music video for his track "It's Alright."

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WATCH: How to Get Super Sexy Red Lips
WATCH: How to Get Super Sexy Red Lips
By Kate Sandoval | 11/04/2011 - 10:00

Here’s a way to up the sex-factor of your typical go-to red lip: Copy Selena Gomez’s bold crimson mouth—then, for a major head-turning effect—add a layer of red glitter on top. It’s surprisingly easy to do when you follow makeup artist Jackie Gomez’s simple steps. Check it out!

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Backstage Beauty at Carolina Herrera!
Ahead of the Trends: Backstage Beauty at Carolina Herrera!
By Kate Sandoval | 09/13/2011 - 12:15

Seconds after Venezuelan Carolina Herrera’s spring fashion show ended in New York City, her name was trending on twitter.

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Beauty Transformation: Rosie Perez
Beauty Transformation: Rosie Perez
By Kate Sandoval | 09/07/2011 - 13:00

Throughout her long and successful career, Puerto Rican actress Rosie Perez hasn’t changed much—she’s stuck to her gorgeous, rich brunette hair color, kept her skin clear and bronzed, and added, if anything, a touch of lip color. Whether she embraces her natural curls or cuts bangs, the star continues to Do the Right Thing!  

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Exercise Hair
Beauty Poll: Do You Skip Exercise Because It Ruins Your Hair?
By Kate Sandoval | 08/30/2011 - 14:30

The U.S. surgeon general, Dr. Regina Benjamin, has recently gotten some heat over her comments that African-Americans, as well as other ethnic groups, like Hispanics, don’t workout because it messes up their hair. 

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