By Kate Sandoval | 10/16/2010 - 12:05
Each month I answer a few of your most pressing beauty questions in the pages of Latina. The questions I receive range from “what exactly is a serum?” to “what makeup does Jennifer Lopez use?” But there are a few questions that I hear over and over again. Here, the top three and my favorite solutions:
1. How do I get rid of dark under-eye circles?
By Kate Sandoval | 10/07/2010 - 12:27
Shaki is getting in touch with her Latin roots for her new merengue-inspired album Sale el Sol (dropping Oct. 19). But what about her look? El Residente of Calle 13, featured in Shakira’s song Gordita, raps, “I liked you when you were more gordita, with black hair, rounder face and sort of rockerita." Which got us thinking: Do you miss the old Shakira’s look?
By Mariela Rosario | 09/27/2010 - 11:18
Christina Aguilera stepped out this weekend for the opening Gala and 'Unmasking' for the Resnick Pavilion at LACMA in Los Angeles in a frothy light pink Versace gown and a matching cloud of gold ringlets.
Earlier this year, Aguilera showed up at the 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards in another Versace stunner, but with a decidely sleeker look. We want to know:
By Lauren Cosenza | 06/21/2010 - 17:00
Perfect skin no longer requires an expensive trip to the dermatologist. And for us Latinas who often have to fight oily skin, dark spots and even sunburn (yes, sunburn), this is good news!
In today’s world of over-the-counter beauty breakthroughs, there are countless pro-quality systems and serums, fillers and foundations, creams and concentrates that can help you score fabulous skin. For every skin problem there is a skin solution that you can do en su casa. Here are a few easy fixes to help you get that gorgeous glow at your convenience--and on your budget.
By Angelique Serrano | 06/14/2010 - 12:30
Yes, celebrities may work out with thier personal trainers and have professional hair and makeup artists on hand, but we can still learn a few real-life beauty tricks from them about ways to get clear skin this summer. Let’s take a look at a few stunning Latina starlets and take note...
By Dorkys Ramos | 06/01/2010 - 10:15
Warm weather and sunny days signal the reemergence of short skirts and bare skin. That also means that hiding those hairy legs under jeans and leggings will no longer fly. (Don’t act like you didn’t let a few days slip.) So get your body ready for summer by choosing a hair removal method that works best for you. Best part about it—from price range to technique—is you have options!
By Angelique Serrano | 04/21/2010 - 17:00
In her awesomely cheestastic video for the song “Ni Rosas Ni Juguetes,” Paulina Rubio spends time beautifying in front of her vanity mirror while plotting maliciously against her man. Her look is so of this decade, I think every chica should master it. The face is dominated by thin black eyeliner all around the eyes, mascara, bronze cheeks, light pink lip gloss and short pink nails. To get the look, first check out Paulina's video below and then try the following products:
By Angelique Serrano | 04/16/2010 - 12:00
Skinny one-sided braids are flowing down from celebrity manes everywhere. From actresses Selena Gomez, Nicole Richie and Kate Bosworth, it looks like this trend is very much in the spring forecast. Give it a whirl yourself, using just a bit of lightweight styling cream – like Sunsilk Co-Created with Teddy Charles Styling Cream, Captivating Curls ($6, drugstore.com) to softly weave strands with ease.
By Angelique Serrano | 04/09/2010 - 13:00
Here in the Latina beauty department we love a good mascara. Really, who doesn't? That's why we decided to count down the best ones around. From volumizers to lengtheners and everything in between, take a look at our slideshow of winning wands. Then let us know if we have omitted any of your favorites by leaving a comment for our consideration.