By Dr Monika Kiripolsky | 12/12/2013 - 12:04
Dr. Monika Kiripolsky treats some of Hollywood’s most gorgeous Latina celebrities at the Obagi Skin Institute in Beverly Hills, CA. So when we asked one of the stars’ favorite derms about the biggest Latina skin myths, we knew we’d hear back about all the issues that are important to you: hyperpigmentation, dark spots and acne scarring, just to name a few. What we didn’t know was how wrong we've been when treating our skin. Check out the 5 Latina skin myths you need to know.
By Kat Deluna | 05/23/2012 - 19:00
In the summer it is super vital to keep your skin moisturized, protected and exfoliated. Especially now that more of it will be seen! Here are some of my favorite tips to keep your skin in tip-top shape.
Exfoliate, exfoliate, exfoliate
By Kate Sandoval | 07/27/2011 - 13:00
It sounds crazy, but it seems like the older these stars get, the more beautiful they look. Seriously—Eva Longoria glows at every red carpet event she attends, Sofia Vergara was recently ranked one of the hottest women of the year, and Jennifer Lopez manages to look more and more stunning with each passing American Idol episode.
By Lauren Cosenza | 06/21/2010 - 17:00
Perfect skin no longer requires an expensive trip to the dermatologist. And for us Latinas who often have to fight oily skin, dark spots and even sunburn (yes, sunburn), this is good news!
In today’s world of over-the-counter beauty breakthroughs, there are countless pro-quality systems and serums, fillers and foundations, creams and concentrates that can help you score fabulous skin. For every skin problem there is a skin solution that you can do en su casa. Here are a few easy fixes to help you get that gorgeous glow at your convenience--and on your budget.
By Angelique Serrano | 06/07/2010 - 08:00
Not like we need to add another step in our beauty routines, ladies, but take a minute to hear the case for face masks. Think of them as you would a deep conditioner for your hair: No, they’re not absolutely necessary, but boy, do they make a world of difference!
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 08/10/2008 - 15:16
Skin care companies have long touted tea—especially the green variety—as a miracle ingredient, but when Latina.com conducted an unscientific and rather skeptical inquiry into how beneficial tea was for skin care, we were genuinely surprised at the effectiveness of this holistic ingredient. Whether you’re slapping tea bags on puffy eyes in the morning, misting an elixir of it on your face throughout the day, or choosing products that incorporate it as a key element, tea is powerful stuff.