Latina Hair, Latina Hairstyles, Latino Hair Tips, Advice and News
By Sandra Mariscal | 12/02/2009 - 10:09
I can’t remember the last time I got a haircut. I didn’t mean to grow my hair long, but before I knew it my curls reached the middle of my back. Ready for a change, I made a salon appointment to cut off several inches. I thought about donating my hair, but I wasn’t sure if it would be long enough since the minimum length to donate is usually eight inches. When I arrived at the salon and told the stylist my plan she combed my curls to stretch them out and measured. Eight inches didn’t look like that much so I decided to go with a full 10 inches and told her to chop it off!
By Angelique Serrano | 11/27/2009 - 14:00
As some of the hottest Latinas are demonstrating, retro updos are an elegant option for evening occasions—or for debuting your new single and performing an intricate dance routine on national television. See how versatile the style is? The 'dos look clean and intricate, but several versions are actually easy to achieve. Here are some steps to take to copy the looks.
Step 1: Smooth hair and create a deep side part at the front of the crown.
By Sandra Mariscal | 11/24/2009 - 10:28
Do you ever have questions about how to maintain your hair, but don’t have time to go to the salon? I’m always on the lookout for ways to keep my locks looking their best with the help of new products. I have to tell you about my latest discovery: The Mizani Natural Curl Key. This is an online tool that is broken down into eight different hair textures, from straight to very curly. It helps you decipher your specific texture and find out what it needs.
By Sandra Mariscal | 11/18/2009 - 14:05
Suffering from an itchy scalp? Dry, cold air can make skin lose moisture and feel itchy. Whenever I start scratching my scalp, I reach for SoftSheen-Carson Optimum Oil Therapy Dry Scalp Leave-In Treatment ($5, drugstores) and apply a small amount on troubled spots. This light cream calms any irritation with essential oils from coconut, olive, avocado and jojoba. It doesn’t make my hair greasy and has a nice floral scent.
By Miranda Noland | 11/12/2009 - 17:00
Over the past couple of months, Shakira has been flying all over the world promoting her new album, She Wolf, and her hair has been changing along with each time zone. At a Paris press event in late September, she wore her blonde locks soft and curly. But at the 2009 MTV Europe Music Awards in Berlin last week, she went with a sleek, long side ponytail. For her Rolling Stone cover launch this week in New York City, she showed off her brand new faux-dreadlock style. So, tell us...