The Secret Trick to Prepping Your Skin for Summer
Vi Peel: The Secret Trick to Prepping Your Skin for Summer
By Dan Koday | 05/29/2015 - 10:41

After months of freezing cold temps, wind, snow, ice and of course, dry air (thank you Northern Hemisphere!), any woman's skin is screaming, literally crying out for a refresh.

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Shield Yourself: Sunscreen For Every Situation
Shield Yourself: Sunscreen For Every Situation
By Amanda Flores | 05/28/2015 - 12:42

Latinas, we know sun exposure can lead to premature aging, hyperpigmentation, and even cancer. So why are we still not wearing sunscreen? Use our guide to choose which one's right for you and cover up — doctor's orders!

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10 Must-Have Products for the Perfect Summer Glow
7 Must-Have Products for the Perfect Summer Glow
By Kelli Acciardo | 05/21/2015 - 14:22

When you need a little more color como Gisele, turn to these editor-tested (and approved) staples.

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Do Not Pack Your Beach Bag Without These Summer Beauty Essentials
Do Not Pack Your Beach Bag Without These Summer Beauty Essentials
By Kelli Acciardo | 06/13/2014 - 10:43

Choosing the right sun care products is just as important as finding the perfect suit. With so many new SPF options for your skin, hair, eyes, and lips, it’s tricky to determine which really work.

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Skin S.O.S.! How to Get Combat Acne & Dark Spots This Summer
Skin S.O.S.! How to Combat Acne & Dark Spots This Summer
By Kelli Acciardo | 06/12/2014 - 15:56

When summer starts to become muy caliente, it can mean clogged pores, breakouts, oily patches and a multitude of other problems for your face.

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25 Best Summer Makeup Tips!
25 Best Summer Beauty Tips!
By Amanda Flores | 07/18/2013 - 13:30

It’s hard to look your best in the summer heat. Use our tips, tricks, and products to solve all your summer beauty problems – from melting makeup to fading pedicures to hair that just won’t behave. Here are 25 best tips, tricks and products under the sun.

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Kat Deluna at the SELF Drop 10/Superfood Book Party in New York City March 2012
Kat’s Closet: My 3 Favorite Summertime Products
By Kat Deluna | 06/25/2012 - 13:00

For me, summer is a laidback season filled with a bunch of activities and festivities under the sun. It’s important to me to protect my skin and stay cool in the heat!

I keep my hair, skin and body moisturized, with essential oils, sun protectors and vitamin-infused drinks. I realized that for me, multitasking products work the best.

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Summer Beauty, Melt Proof Makeup
5 Steps To Melt-Proof Summer Makeup
By Valerie Tejeda | 06/18/2012 - 14:00

There is nothing worse than stepping out on a hot day, and having your makeup melt off your face. Lucky for us, celebrity makeup artist Mally Roncal is here to help!

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Meltproof Your Makeup
Meltproof Your Makeup
By Latina Staff | 07/13/2011 - 09:30

Prevent smears and smudges with these pro secrets.

1. Start with primer (like Laura Mercier Foundation Primer, $30). “It stops sweat and heat from ruining your foundation,” says makeup artist Carola González.

2. Stick to a lightweight  foundation or tinted moisturizer, like CoverGirl NatureLuxe ($12), or Clinique Moisture Surge ($25).

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052611 Beauty Post
Your Must-Have Memorial Day Beauty Gear!
By Kate Sandoval | 05/26/2011 - 17:59

With the sunny weather and the 3-day weekend ahead, we’re already making mental notes of all the beauty essentials we want on-hand. Here’s what we’ll be packing in our tote:

1.  Sunscreen stick. The last thing we want to do mid-day is reapply a goopy, white sunscreen on top of our makeup, but we are willing to swipe on a clear sunscreen stick. It’s as easy as putting on lip balm. Try Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream Targeted Sun Defense Stick SPF 50,

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