The Best New Products and Tools for Curly-Haired Bonitas
The Best New Products and Tools for Curly-Haired Bonitas
By Kelli Acciardo | 03/05/2014 - 12:21

Wavy, spiral-y, and tightly coiled curls need extra love. With countless cleansers, stylers, and hot tools available, it’s a tricky world to navigate, but we’re here to help.


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5 Awesome (and Adorable!) Natural Hair How-Tos
5 Awesome (and Adorable!) Natural Hair How-Tos
By Samantha Leal | 11/17/2013 - 12:00

One of our favorite Instagram style stars, 4-year-old Dominicana Haileigh, not only has an awesome fashion sense, but her hair adds to her signature look. “She has a LOT of hair,” her mom Zulay told us. “Sometimes, it takes me awhile to get it to cooperate.” Avoid the headaches and try these tips (inspired by Haileigh’s looks) with the help of Mixed Chicks stylists! 


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Curly-haired Woman
All Your Hair Questions – Answered!
By Amanda Flores | 05/09/2012 - 14:09

Does your hair need some TLC? We asked Twisted Sista beauty expert and CEO Stephen Durham for all the info you’ll need to help you get shape up those strands. We think your mane will appreciate it.

What is the best to protect your hair from heat if you straighten it?

Use a thermal protector! It protects your hair from heat damage, eliminates frizz and locks in shine. It’s really important to protect your hair.

My hair is curly or tight -- how can I loosen my curls to look softer?


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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Jasmine V On Her Beautiful Hair: "I Got It From My Dad"
By Lee Hernandez | 10/04/2011 - 11:41

Unlike most girls, half-Mexican singer Jasmine Villegas didn't get her beautiful hair from her mom. "I definitely got it from my dad," says Villegas, who explains that when she was growing up, her dad had amazing hair. "My hair wasn't as pretty as my dad's used to be," she says. But the talented singer, who is best known as Justin Bieber's love interest in his "Baby" video, says that at 17 she finally has better hair than her pop.


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Is Curly Hair back in?
Beauty Trend Alert: Show Off Your Curls!
By Kate Sandoval | 08/18/2011 - 14:00

There’s something very exciting going on in the world of celeb beauty trends: curly hair is back! And not a few subtle, curled-under ends or soft waves, but gorgeous, full, sexy curls.  

Curl Power: New Tips for Your Texture


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New 'Do Every Day: Tuesday
‘Do of the Day: Miami Fashion Week Textured Pony
By Kate Sandoval | 07/19/2011 - 14:45

While watching all of the sexy swimwear strutting down the runway at Fashion Week Swim in Miami this week, we spotted a few just-as-hot hairstyles, perfect for these scorching July days.

So we emailed the photos of our favorites to celeb hairstylist (and Miami mainstay) Oribe, and he shot back his step-by-step instructions for recreating the looks!

Here’s how to get the wild ponytail seen at the A. Che show: 


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'Do of the Day: Selena Gomez
New ‘Do Every Day: Selena Gomez’s Curly Hair!
By Kate Sandoval | 07/06/2011 - 16:45

It’s been a long time since we’ve seen the pop star let her hair go this curly — and we love it! Summer is the perfect time to go with your natural texture, and Selena looks beautiful doing it.

To get the look:


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Does This Work?
Does This Work? Gold N Hot Ceramic Triple Barrel Waver
By Latina Staff | 06/06/2011 - 17:35

For today’s 30 Days of Beauty Road Testing, one of our staff members, Lisa V., tried another interesting-looking hot tool (to read about the first one we tested, click here).

Here’s how it went:


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Get the Look: Shakira
Get the Look: Shakira’s Sexy Waves
By Kate Sandoval | 01/24/2011 - 15:40

It wasn’t just Shakira’s Female International Artist of the Year Award that made the Colombian the biggest winner of the night. We also loved that she wore her hair wavy!

To get her sexy spirals:


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Curly Qs: Retrospective
By Sandra Mariscal | 07/01/2009 - 13:30

I love my curly hair now, although I wasn’t a fan of my locks growing up. My friends all had sleek straight hair and most of my family members have wavy hair. I felt awkward. I didn’t understand why I couldn’t get a brush through my tight curls, while all the other girls could comb their hair during recess. More often than not, I ended up pulling it into a ponytail. But eventually, I found solace in music, novellas and films—not from the lyrics or the plots, but from the confident curly-haired Latinas I saw in the spotlight.


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