By Kamren Curiel | 07/23/2013 - 12:04
Lornalitz Baez wasn’t always plus size. For years, the Puerto Rican model struggled to keep her curves at bay in order to make it in the industry. Meeting Jennifer Lopez and modeling for her J.Lo clothing line gave her the confidence she needed to stay in the game. Now the star of nuvoTV’s Curvy Girls, a reality show based on five professional plus-size models, Baez tells us how she learned to embrace her curves.
How has Curvy Girls impacted your life?
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/03/2013 - 15:21
New York, Los Angeles and Miami are the model meccas of the world, but with so many aspiring models, the competition is fierce. So what's a Latina to do? Move to Minnesota! At least that's what Minnesota casting agencies suggest.
According to MPRNews, Latino models are in high demand in Minnesota. Paola Cardenas, a Colombian modelo who lives in Minnesota, says she's only one of four professional Latina models in the state.
By Samantha Leal | 05/21/2013 - 10:49
Christy Turlington Burns, the part Salvadoran supermodel, has announced she will return to strike a pose for Calvin Klein -- one of the powerhouses that started her career more than 20 years ago. She’ll appear in a fall campaign for Calvin Klein Underwear, photographed by Mario Sorrenti. To celebrate, we're looking at the 25 greatest Latina models of all time!
By Samantha Leal | 01/30/2013 - 13:32
It’s no surprise that Latinas can walk a runway, strike a pose and work a camera like nobody’s business – we’ve been doing it for decades! Our number one modeling weapon? Confidence. (We’ve got that in spades!) Just in time for New York Fashion Week, here’s the list of the greatest Latina models of all time!
By Jazmin Perez | 10/24/2011 - 17:35
Don't miss tonight's two-hour finale of Nuvo TV's Model Latina Las Vegas! Latina's Editorial Director Galina Espinoza and Style Contributor Kat Deluna judge a special challenge with an even better prize--their very own fashion feature in Latina magazine!
By Lee Hernandez | 05/13/2011 - 14:00