New 'Do Every Day: Camila Alves
New 'Do Every Day: Camila Alves
By Kate Sandoval | 07/18/2011 - 11:32

Getting hair as straight as Camila Alves’s on a hot day is not for the time-strapped, easily-distracted chica. But, as the gorgeous Brazilian proves, it can be done.

We recently asked Camila how she straightens her naturally curly hair, and she said she lets it air-dry naturally (a good tip for the summer when thirty minutes with a blow dryer is hellish!), then straightens it section by section with a flat iron. “I try not to use the blow dryer so that it’s one less potentially-damaging hot tool on my hair,” she explains.


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Road-testing the Keratin Hair Straightener
By Lori Hoffman | 07/28/2010 - 16:19

Being Executive Editor for Latina magazine has its perks, and after our Beauty Editor, Kate, tried Garnier’s at-home smoothing treatment, I decided to get in on the action and see if a hair straightener would help me fight off the frizz.


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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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