Latina Makeup, Latina MakeUp Tips, Advice and news for Hispanic Women
By Kate Sandoval | 07/19/2011 - 16:45
Two of our favorite young Latina stars are set to launch their own beauty products!
Selena Gomez has announced plans to create her own fragrance through an extreme sports and adventure-themed lifestyle brand. Dodging paparazzi and crashing weddings with Bieber are definitely adventurous, so hopefully she’ll find plenty of inspiration!
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).
By Kate Sandoval | 07/11/2011 - 17:09
Vibrant fuchsia lips—as seen on everyone from Lala Vazquez to Camilla Belle to Selena Gomez — is one major summer trend that all of us can get behind. Why? The shade looks great on every skin tone and gives an instant glow to your complexion. Plus, it looks sexy with a smoky eye (like Lala’s) or a simple swoop of black liner (like Camilla’s), and works just as well on the red carpet as on a weekend day running errands.
By Kate Sandoval | 07/07/2011 - 11:00
Rosario Dawson appeared fresh and glowy on the red carpet for the premiere of her new movie, Zookeeper, and we’ve got details on how to get the look (complete with exact shades used), courtesy of Rosario’s makeup artist, Fiona Stiles!
“To balance out the glamour of the dress, we went with pretty, happy makeup: a bronze eye, a warm salmon-y pink cheek and a soft pink lip,” explains Fiona. Here’s her step-by-step:
By Kate Sandoval | 06/29/2011 - 18:11
Deputy Editor Angie Romero reviews this primer.
What it is: L’Oréal Studio Secrets Professional Magic Perfecting Base face primer
The Claim: This silky, lightweight formula glides onto the skin and minimizes the look of pores and fine lines.
By Kate Sandoval | 06/29/2011 - 13:35
To get the look:
First, exfoliate your lips with your toothbrush or a damp washcloth to make sure they’re smooth (since a creamy lipstick tends to magnify and clump around any dry, flaky areas).
By Latina Staff | 06/15/2011 - 14:45
Our photo editor, Roxana Marroquin, is a self-described lipgloss-wearing girl. And more often than not, that’s all the makeup she uses, so asking her to try out the boldest, creamiest lipsticks we could find was a stretch. Luckily, she’s a good sport. Here’s how her road test went.
What The Are: Bold lipsticks
The Claims: These lip colors offer lots of color payoff without a heavy, drying texture
By Kate Sandoval | 06/15/2011 - 12:00
As much as we love Xtina’s signature bold red lip and bombshell blowout, we’ve been wanting her to change up her look for awhile. And she’s finally done it!
By Angie Romero | 06/07/2011 - 18:40
For today’s 30 Days of Beauty Road Testing, our deputy editor Angie Romero tried a product recommended by none other than Eva Mendes. “I’m a huge Dr. Perricone fan,” Eva told us exclusively at a recent press event. “I carry his No Foundation Foundation with me everywhere. It has SPF, moisturizer, and a little tint all in one.”
So she gave it a try, because, c’mon—who doesn’t want to attempt to look like Eva! Check out her review below.