Salma Hayek Covers 'Allure'
Salma Hayek: Being "Privileged" Is "Great"
By Amaris Castillo | 08/16/2011 - 09:30

Salma Hayek opened up about her beauty and privilege in the September issue of Allure.  The 44-year-old Mexican actress—who recently launched Salma Hayek Nuance Line (a collection of skincare, hair, body and cosmetics products) at CVS/pharmacy—said she never understood the point of having money if you don’t take advantage of the unique o


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WATCH: How to Do Romantic Wedding Hair
By Kate Sandoval | 08/10/2011 - 12:03

On your wedding day, you want to look perfect from head to toe, which includes a gorgeous hairstyle that's special, veil-friendly, and still leaves you looking like yourself. Verky Arcos, our Modern Latina Bride, and hair stylist Josue Perez, set out to find just that. After a couple trials, they have the winning look (thanks to your votes!), and, with a little practice, it's easy enough to do yourself. Watch Verky and Josue show you how in our latest Be Beautiful video!


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Cynthia de la Vega Fires Back After Being Bumped From Miss World Competition
Nuestra Belleza Mexico Cynthia de la Vega Fires Back At Pageant Officials
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.

Why Latinas Rule Miss Universe


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A Day with Oscar de la Renta
A Day with Oscar de la Renta
By Kate Sandoval | 08/02/2011 - 16:30

I got the opportunity of a lifetime last week when Oscar de la Renta opened the doors to his idyllic Kent, Connecticut farm house to a select group of journalists to talk about the launch of his heavenly new fragrance, Live in Love (available in stores this October).

Here's a glimpse at the day I spent with the iconic designer!

 


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WATCH: How to Get a Great Butt Like J.Lo!
WATCH: How to Get a Great Butt Like J.Lo!
By Kate Sandoval | 07/27/2011 - 13:52

Obviously Jennifer Lopez’s famous curves are a genetic gift—but the star does work to keep her booty toned and lifted. Celebrity trainer Ary Nuñez has five exercises you can do to boost your booty, too (no equipment needed!). If you do two sets of these exercises 32 times each once a day, your bum will be perky, tight, and beautiful! Watch Ary’s moves here


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Catwalk to Crosswalk
Catwalk to Crosswalk
By Lauren Cosenza | 07/27/2011 - 10:57

The biggest trend off the Summer 2011catwalks: BOLD color. 

On hips, lips and even fingertips – supermodels were dripping in saturated color.  From emerald green, electric lilac and turquoise to shocking fuchsia, punchy orange and coral, the runway was a rainbow.

The time is now to experiment with ocean blue and lime green, hot pink and salmon, tangerine and tomato.

Pop one hue, color block two or mix and match many.

And for head-to-toe beauty – rock a rich multi-dimensional haircolor to complete the look!

Not sure how?


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Beauty Secrets From Eva Mendes
Beauty Secrets From Eva Mendes
By Kate Sandoval | 07/19/2011 - 12:36

In our exclusive interview, the Cuban American A-lister and new Pantene spokesmodel chats about her beauty routine, her mom’s right-on advice, and what she never travels without.  

On Hair 

Your hair is so gorgeous it landed you a campaign with Pantene! How do you keep it healthy?


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WATCH: Get Rosario Dawson’s Retro Waves
WATCH: Get Rosario Dawson’s Retro Waves
By Kate Sandoval | 07/14/2011 - 12:33

We’ve spotted tons of our favorite red carpet regulars—including the gorgeous Rosario Dawson—showing off these sexy old Hollywood waves for months, and as Rita Hazan Salon stylist Luden Ovidio Henriquez demonstrates in this quick video, it’s easy to copy the look. The key is wrapping your hair around the outside of your curling iron, then shaking your hair to soften the waves at the end. Watch how it’s done here!


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TK: Summertime Sparks
Summertime Sparks
By Lauren Cosenza | 07/13/2011 - 14:34

Set off fireworks this summer with rich bright lips that won’t kiss off!

The secret – properly prepping your pout and the following backstage application tricks.

Summer lips can still be dry or chapped due to sun exposure so the first step is to exfoliate. Try a salt or sugar scrub made for expressly for the kisser – or, in a pinch, simply slough lips with a clean, dry toothbrush or a disposable mascara wand.


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WATCH: How to Get Sofia Vergara’s Perfect Blowout
WATCH: How to Get Sofia Vergara’s Perfect Blowout
By Kate Sandoval | 06/29/2011 - 11:10

Want to know how Sofia Vergara gets her gorgeously long hair to look smooth, bouncy, voluminous and sexy all at the same time? The secret is a perfect blowout—and it’s done with just a round brush and a blow dryer. In this quick video, Luden Ovidio Henriquez, a hair stylist at the Rita Hazan Salon in New York City, reveals exactly how to twirl your brush to create that signature Sofia style. Watch here!


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