By Kate Sandoval | 01/20/2012 - 12:43
Between wanting to freshen up your look for the new year and giving our slightly duller wintertime complexion a boost, we’ve been dyeing—make that dying—for a hair color change like Jennifer Lopez’s gorgeous golden-brown hue.
By Latina Staff | 06/13/2011 - 15:00
We thought it would take some major coaxing to find a staffer willing to test at-home hair color. But Mariela Rosario, our online editor, was actually happy to oblige—especially now that the latest hair dyes come in salon-worthy shades and easy-to-use foam formulas. Here’s how it went:
What it is: John Frieda Precision Foam colour, $12.99, ulta.com
By Kate Sandoval | 04/27/2011 - 14:45
If there’s one thing we’ve come to expect from our Xtina, it’s her classic, fire-engine red mouth—and she didn’t stray from that signature look on the premiere of The Voice last night.
Although it certainly works for her, I’m hoping she’s inspired to change it up now that she’ll be on TV regularly.
By Kate Sandoval | 04/13/2011 - 22:40
In honor of our Afro-Latina week on Latina.com, I stopped by the Marie Robinson salon here in NYC, where Marie set out to show me—and my lovely model Quiana—how to lighten up Quiana’s gorgeous, natural hair color using a box of dye from the drugstore. Follow her steps to copy this fresh summer look!
1. Marie chose Clairol Natural Instincts Vibrant in 9A Light Cool Blonde ($9, clairol.com). Despite Quiana’s warm skin tone, Marie picked a cool, ashy blonde shade so that the color wouldn’t turn too brassy.
By Kate Sandoval | 03/31/2011 - 00:23
In our recent interview with Cuban American Bella Thorne, the Shake It Up! star revealed a little-known fact: she’s actually a natural dark blonde. Once we heard this, we had to find out exactly how to copy her unique color and Bella happily passed along her colorist’s name: Rona O’Connor, who co-owns Lukaro Salon in Los Angeles. “Bella and I wanted her to have a hair color that was fiery and fun, but also natural-looking,” Rona shared.
By Kate Sandoval | 09/28/2010 - 10:45
Cancel your hair color appointment—the trend for fall is to let those summer highlights grow out, exposing your darker roots. The effect ranges from subtle graduation (think: spent-the-summer-on-the-beach) to major contrast (think: rock and roll).
Click through these trend-setting celebs to see whether the look is right for you!
By Lee Hernandez | 09/01/2010 - 11:51
Selena Gomez is one of the biggest teen stars on the planet right now. In person, the gorgeous 18-year-old star of Wizards of Waverly Place is confidence personified, and there’s a sweetness about her that makes her rock star edginess glow even brighter.
By Kate Sandoval | 08/31/2010 - 13:30
When Fergie strutted on stage to join Slash, the former guitarist for Guns N’ Roses, at the Sunset Strip Music Festival in Los Angeles this past weekend, she surprised everyone with her new golden hair color. The Black Eyed Pea had been a dark brunette for the past year, but it’s been reported that she’s switched up her look for a new hair campaign with Avon.
By Kate Sandoval | 07/09/2010 - 17:00
With the season in full swing, these lovely Latina celebs recently lightened their locks for a fresh, sun-kissed, summery look. Check out their new hues, then see our tips on how you can lighten up, too!