By Angelique Serrano | 05/27/2010 - 12:00
It started at the Oscars earlier this year (remember Penelope Cruz and Sarah Jessica Parker’s updos?), and it looks like big buns will continue to be a big hair trend throughout the year, as seen here on Salma Hayek Pinault at the Cannes Film Festival.
By Angelique Serrano | 10/02/2009 - 12:00
We’ve long been contemplating Jennifer Lopez’s look for the MTV Video Music Awards last month. Was her short bare-shoulder dress edgy and modern, or mishmashed and messy? One thing was for sure: We were totally digging her sleek ponytail-braid hybrid, created by her mane man Ken Paves.
By Latina Staff | 03/02/2009 - 16:07
We were shocked when we saw images of singer Christina Milian sporting bleached blonde hair to a basketball game this weekend. We're not sure what to say. Umm, her glasses are cute? Please tell us what you think of Christina's new 'do.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 10/14/2008 - 15:49
What should you look for when buying a flat iron? We surveyed a bunch of chicas who regularly straighten their hair and compiled this list of recommended tools. Each one fulfills the major criteria: They straighten your hair without burning it, they won't break or fall apart, and their price is a true reflection of how much they deliver on their promises. Test one out for yourselves, and let us know how it treats your locks!
By Monica Herrera | 10/02/2008 - 21:56
If you have long or medium-length hair, you know how much you depend on elastics and bobby pins for keeping your hair under control--especially on days when you just can't be bothered to style your hair. But why not amp up the fun level with a romantic silk flower, or an edgy forehead band, or even a hairclip festooned with feathers?
There's a whole world of exciting hair accessories just waiting to be explored. Click here and dive into it!
By Latina Staff | 10/02/2008 - 15:16
By Monica Herrera | 09/24/2008 - 16:42
For Marc Anthony's surprise birthday party in NYC, Jennifer Lopez pulled out all the stops: hiring Dita Von Teese for a burlesque performance, converting the Bowery Hotel into a Cuban-themed nightclub and making sure that celebs like Brooke Shields and Leah Remini were in attendance. As for her appearance, she spared no detail: the perfect white empire waist dress which showed off her fresh-from-a-triathlon physique and the natural yet glamorous waves that framed her face.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 09/17/2008 - 15:04
To look extra fly for her cousin's wedding, Mariel Concepcion decided to put a little oomph in her hairdo. The gorgeous, 28-year-old associate editor of Dominican descent normally wears it naturally curly with tight ringlets, but she decided to kick it up a notch and put a hot curling iron to it to further define the look. "I thought, 'I look fabulous,'" she says, "but as soon as I walked in, the first thing one of my cousins told me was that he had a bottle of gel in his car to lend me if i needed it!"
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 08/12/2008 - 13:32
Bangs are simply ubiquitous, and why not? They are flattering, versatile and easy to style. According to Suzi Jacobi, a super exclusive private hairdresser to the stars (for her clients' discretion, she won't give out names), "You don't have to be limited to any one style just because of your face shape. Bangs of all styles look good on anyone who can pull it off. If you can own it, you can wear them." She also says that bangs are great for long faces or to make long hair look styled. But there are a few points to keep in mind if you're about to commit to bangs.
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.
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).