10 Tips For Staying Healthy This Holiday Season
By Latina Staff | 12/13/2013 - 10:00

Ho! Ho! Ho! The holidays are here. Unfortunately, so is the temptation to overindulge and under-exercise, which can have serious short- and long-term consequences for your body, health and heart.

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Latino Holiday Table
Plan the Perfect Holiday Party!
By Latina Staff | 11/18/2011 - 12:38

Here are some delicious drinks and recipes to help you plan a picture perfect holiday soiree for you and your loved ones.

First gather everything you will need and follow these easy tips:

Plan and Prep

Create a realistic party budget and map out a detailed to-do list. Most of your hors d’oeuvres and ingredients for cocktails should be prepped well in advance of party time, so you’re able to relax and give guests your full attention when they arrive.


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10 Latinas on How to Beat the Heat
10 Latinas on How to Beat the Heat
By Mariela Rosario | 07/21/2011 - 16:17

Geesh, it is HOT out there. From coast to coast, the United States is experienceing some record breaking heat and it doesnt look like it's going to get any better anytime soon! So we asked our loyal Facebook friends for some tips on how to handle the soaring temperatures and here's what they had to say:

@Yajaira Enamorado gotta have Popsicles.

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Rev Up Your Romance
25 Ways to Rev Up Your Romance
By Dorkys Ramos | 07/19/2011 - 12:18

Keep that spark alive by shaking off those tired routines and trying some of these creative ideas. 

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Wine 101: Red, White and You!
Wine 101: Red, White and You!
By Grace Bastidas | 06/20/2011 - 11:34

Whether you’re eating carne asada or arroz con pollo tonight, you’ll probably pair your meal with a little vino, right? According to a recent study, Latinos are drinking 50 percent more wine than we did in 2005. That’s a lot of bottles!

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Green Your Day From Start to Finish
Green Your Day From Start to Finish
By Grace Bastidas | 04/22/2011 - 09:45

We may celebrate Earth Day once a year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t practice sustainability on a regular basis. Here are some environmental tips from Giselle Achecar, Puerto Rican eco expert and founder of EcoRicoTV:


Consider your morning routine. When you get up and go to the bathroom, reduce your water usage by turning off the water when you brush your teeth. Get low-flush toilets and showerheads. Also, make sure to turn off the all the lights when you leave the room.

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Trend Alert: Nicole Richie Goes Vintage for Harper’s Bazaar
By Kate Sandoval | 02/24/2011 - 16:00

Nicole Richie looks jaw-droppingly stunning in her fashion feature for Harper’s Bazaar Russia as she shows off one of the hottest beauty trends for spring: Old Hollywood glamour.

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Surviving the Holidays with Your Man: A Step by Step Guide
Surviving the Holidays with Your Man: A Step by Step Guide
By Kenrya Rankin Naasel | 11/28/2010 - 10:00

Here's everything you need to know to tackle four situations that might keep your new romance from surviving the holiday season:  

Exchanging Gifts

With gifts, it matters how long you’ve been dating, says Elena Brouwer, director of the International Etiquette Centre in Hollywood, Fla.: “If you spend a lot, you might make him think you’re more serious than you are.”

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Your No. 1 Celeb Hairstyle: Sofia Vergara’s Bombshell Blowout
By Kate Sandoval | 11/26/2010 - 09:00

We recently asked our Facebook fans who has the sexiest hair in Hollywood and—no question about it—Modern Family star Sofia Vergara’s long, thick waves were the undisputed winner. Here's what you had to say:

“Definitely Sofia Vergara! That’s all natural! Absolutely no extensions!”

“Sofia Vergara, beautiful Latina!”

“Sofia Vergara not only has the sexiest hair, but everything about her is sexy!!”

Since so many of us are in agreement, we wanted to show you how to emulate her head-turning hair:

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Ask the Experts: Beauty Tips and Answers from the Pros
Hair Loss? Breakouts? A Haircut Gone Wrong? Get Insider Beauty Tips from the Pros
By Kate Sandoval | 08/13/2010 - 12:25

Top beauty professionals answer your most pressing questions and help you get glam (and healthy!) for fall.

I got a bad haircut and want it grow out as fast as possible. Is there any way I can speed up the grow-out process?
First off, take a multivitamin everyday and eat a well balanced, protein-rich diet—it’s a good time to fill up on beans and carne! Your body needs nutrients and protein to produce hair. Still, even with great nutrition, hair grows up to a half-inch each month, so while you’re waiting you’ll want to find a style that masks the bad cut.

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