Yes, Seriously: 5 Awesome Hair Perfumes to Obsess Over
Yes, Seriously: 5 Awesome Hair Perfumes to Obsess Over
By Kelli Acciardo | 05/31/2014 - 10:00

Our bathroom vanities may runneth over with oils, dry shampoos, serums, mousses and the like, but there’s a new must-have on the market and it’s one we’re all to ready to make copious amounts of room for—hair fragrance.


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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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7 Products to Rehab Your Hair & Skin
7 Products to Rehab Your Hair & Skin
By Amanda Flores | 07/01/2012 - 11:00

If the sun, sand and chlorine are wreaking havoc on your beauty regimen, we've got you covered. These products will get you back to your pre-summer condition.


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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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A New Way to Fight Hair Frizz
By Kate Sandoval | 07/14/2010 - 10:00

As Latina’s Beauty Editor, I’m willing to try just about anything that promises to fix my frizzy hair—especially now that this summer’s extreme heat has turned my wavy hair into an unmanageable mess. So when Garnier sent me their new at-home smoothing treatment, I jumped at the chance to test drive it. Here’s the lowdown:
 
The product: Garnier Fructis Sleek & Shine Blow Dry Perfector ($12, ulta.com)


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Get the Summer Hair Color of These Latina Stars!
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!


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Secrets of Sexy Curls
By Latina Staff | 01/22/2008 - 10:50

A few easy tips—and perfect products—to keep your rizos soft and loose, whatever their texture.

1. Straight:
Apply a volumizing gel to wet hair to give hair the body it needs to hold a curl. Flip hair upside down and blow-dry, aiming at roots for added volume. Section hair into 1-inch to 2-inch pieces and curl with a hot 1 1/2 inch?barrel curling iron.
Try L.A. Looks Bomb Shell Super Sexy Volume Gel ($3).

 


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The Cool New Cut
By Latina Staff | 01/22/2008 - 10:43

We asked hair pro Steven Dillon, style director of the Pierre Michel Salon in New York City, for advice on how to pull off the new mid-length bob, whatever your texture. If your hair is...

Straight:

Ask your stylist to cut layers toward the bottom of your hair so your ends won?t lie flat and even. For more body and volume, apply mousse toward the bottom of damp strands and scrunch ends together while drying with a diffuser.
Try Suave Professionals Volumizing Foam ($3).

 

Wavy:


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Secrets of a Professional Blow-out!
By Latina Staff | 01/22/2008 - 10:42

Why run to the salon every time you need a sleek blow-out? We've got expert tips so you can do it at home for free! Now, if your hair is...

Straight:

You need volume at the roots, so spritz damp strands with a hair-thickening spray. Then use a large, 3-inch-barrel round brush to blow-dry, wrapping large pieces of hair around the brush and aiming heat at the roots for extra lift.

Try Got2b Styl-tini 24 Hour Hair Thickener ($6).

Wavy:


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8 Foods to Put in Your Hair
By Latina Staff | 01/22/2008 - 10:37

In honor of our continuing search for the best Latino hairdressers in America, we bring you eight more secrets to gorgeous hair. Happy styling!

1. Mayonnaise
Your hips may not need the extra mayo, but your hair sure could use it. The oils leave strands smooth and frizz-free. Simply slather the spread onto dry hair and leave it in for 30 minutes before shampooing.

 


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