By Lee Hernandez | 12/22/2011 - 16:52
Jersey Shore star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro stopped by Latina earlier this week, and the half-Puerto Rican reality star had some surprising advice for Latinos who are hoping to shed some extra pounds in the new year. Check it out in the video below!
By Mariela Rosario | 12/22/2011 - 10:00
Does your family celebrate unique traditions when the holidays roll around? Although many of these practices may seem silly, the holidays just wouldn’t feel the same with out them! Check out some of our favorite Latino Holiday traditions from around the world:
By Kate Sandoval | 12/19/2011 - 11:35
Tis the non-stop party season when you put in a full day of work and errands, then hop from a company cocktail party to a gift exchange to a friend’s house party. And, chances are, you don’t have the time to completely re-do your makeup in between all those events! Luckily, makeup artist Andrew Sotomayor has a few simple steps to take your daytime makeup into a nighttime look in minutes. His suggestion: Go for Jessica Alba’s classic night-out look. Pump up your smoky eye, add bronzer, deepen your lip color, and you’re good to go!
By Amaris Castillo | 12/15/2011 - 18:00
We know – there’s plenty to love about the holidays!
Whether your favorite part is getting to spend ample quality time with loved ones – or savoring more of your mami’s homemade Latin dishes, the top reasons always vary. Which is we brought our question to Latina’s Facebook readers – What do you love the most about the holidays?
While we received over 40 responses, we had to narrow the number to 10 here. Check them out below – and happy holidays!
By Amaris Castillo | 12/12/2011 - 14:40
Christina Aguilera wants you to “shine at all the holiday parties” this season.
The half-Ecuadorian singer recently uploaded a video onto her YouTube channel, during which she wishes her fans a happy holiday – and promotes her new fragrance, titled Secret Potion. “If you’re looking for a new way to feel gorgeous and glamorous this holiday season, try my new fragrance, Secret Potion,” she said.
By Kate Sandoval | 12/02/2011 - 16:00
When many of you saw the gorgeous Salma Hayek on Latina’s November cover, you asked—make that demanded—for the secrets to recreating her incredible hair. Well, demand and you shall receive! NYC hair stylist, Vanessa Fernandez, demonstrates the 5 steps for turning your natural texture into these soft, full waves.
By Adriana Rivera | 12/01/2011 - 16:00
Big Time Rush and the Black Eyed Peas are slated to perform at the National Christmas Tree Lighting tonight, Dec. 1, according to PerezHilton.com.
Half-Dominican, half-Venezuelan member of Big Time Rush, Carlos Pena, and part-Mexican Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie will celebrate the national tree lighting with President Obama and his family.
By Amaris Castillo | 11/29/2011 - 13:00
The holidays are here, and honestly we’re a little stumped! There are a dizzying amount of ways to go about decorating for the season, so before we begin to deck our halls, we talked to Blanche Garcia of HGTV’s Design Star. The 33-year-old part Puerto Rican interior designer was gracious enough to share some of her very best tips for holiday decorating. The best part?
By Dorkys Ramos | 11/24/2011 - 12:00
’Tis the season to drink our faces off, but the trade-off for being smaller (and cuter) than men is that we dehydrate faster and are therefore more susceptible to hangovers. No worries. We’ve got tips that will keep you out of the fetal position, plus what to do if it’s too late.