Afro-Latina Beauty Week:  How to Lighten Up Your Hair Color at Home!
Afro-Latina Beauty Week: How to Lighten Up Your Hair Color at Home!
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.


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Beauty Transformation: Jennifer Lopez
Beauty Transformation: Jennifer Lopez
By Kate Sandoval | 04/13/2011 - 09:30

Rewind fifteen years and many of us would barely recognize Jennifer Lopez! She’s fearlessly reinvented her look throughout her career—but no more so than this year as a judge on American Idol, for her latest music videos off her new album Love?, and as a model in ads for Gucci, Venus, and L’Oreal. The inspiration we can all get from her evolving look won’t cost a thing. Click through our slideshow to see the star’s greatest beauty moments from her Fly Girl days to now.


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Tatyana Ali
Afro-Latina Beauty Week: Tatyana Ali’s So-Shiny Style
By Kate Sandoval | 04/12/2011 - 20:20

It’s day two of Afro-Latina Beauty Week! Today’s topic: Tatyana Ali’s incredibly shiny hair.


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Red Lips for Afro Latinas
Our First Ever Afro-Latina Beauty Week: The Right Red Lip for You!
By Kate Sandoval | 04/11/2011 - 17:00

This week at Latina.com, we're celebrating all of our beautiful different skin tones. Be sure to check in every day for a new beauty tip specifically tailored for our Afro-Latina chicas! First up? Red Lips...


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Jennifer Lopez
Is Jennifer Lopez the Most Beautiful Person in the World?
By Lee Hernandez | 04/11/2011 - 11:30

People Magazine seems to think so!

Zap2it.com is reporting that the superstar and American Idol judge is poised to grace the cover of People's "Most Beautiful" issue for 2011. Multiple sources confirm that Lopez has been chosen as the cover girl for the popular superlative issue, which is set to be released on Wednesday.  


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Fashion News
Camila Alves's Brand New Bags and Gisele's Walking Pretty
By Verky Arcos | 04/07/2011 - 15:45

Latinos are taking over the world (just look at the census, and our recent post on J.Lo!) and apparently fashion and beauty are part of our domination as well.


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The Secret to Eva Longoria's Glow
By Kate Sandoval | 04/06/2011 - 10:30

While dishing out recipes from her new cookbook, Eva’s Kitchen, this week, Desperate Housewives star Eva Longoria shared another type of recipe: her homemade face mask!

Eva’s skin is always incredibly radiant, and now we know why—she exfoliates weekly with her homemade face mask, made of coffee, lemon juice, and olive oil. The coffee grounds remove the dry, flaky skin cells that make you look dull, and—because they contain caffeine—rev up circulation, while lemon juice brightens and olive oil hydrates.


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WATCH: How to Get Instant Volume, Fast!
WATCH: How to Get Instant Volume, Fast!
By Kate Sandoval | 04/06/2011 - 09:30

Your dilemma: It’s mid-day and your strands have fallen completely flat. No problem! Beauty editor Kate Sandoval has three tricks to create major volume in seconds, like the gorgeous Camilla Belle. Beauty editor Kate Sandoval has three tricks to create major volume in seconds, like the gorgeous Camilla Belle.


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WATCH: Give Yourself a Spring Makeover!
WATCH: Give Yourself a Spring Makeover!
By Latina Staff | 03/29/2011 - 15:15

Feeling like it's time for a little spring beauty refresh? We do too! Beauty Editor Kate Sandoval has you covered, with exclusive access to the top Latino beauty experts! Watch as they show you how to:

Get perfect curls whether your hair is straight or curly


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Supermodel Arlenis Sosa Shares Her #1 Beauty Tip
By Latina Staff | 03/22/2011 - 11:52

Supermodel Arlenis Sosa stopped by the Latina offices recently and as always, her sparkling smile and gorgeous face brightened up everyone's day. We even managed to get Sosa to share her number one, most important beauty secret! Check  out the Lancôme ambassador in the video below.


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