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Best Tressed: Anahi’s Curlicious Locks
By Sandra Mariscal | 12/07/2009 - 09:17
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Does This Really Work: Customizable Hair Care
By Sandra Mariscal | 12/03/2009 - 17:20

Looking for ways to keep your beauty routine to a minimum? How about incorporating a deep hair treatment? Alterna Caviar White Truffle Hair Elixir ($26, skinstore.com) is a concentrated treatment in the form of a spray that you can add to your shampoo, conditioner or styling product. It adds nutrients to your strands without changing the function of the product you choose to use it with.


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Curly Qs: Haircuts for a Good Cause
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!


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Best Tressed: Straight from the AMA Awards
By Sandra Mariscal | 11/30/2009 - 10:56
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Beauty Trend Alert: 1940s Updos
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.


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Bring a Toy, Get a Discount
By Angelique Serrano | 11/25/2009 - 15:00

Patrick Melville Salon & Spa

45 Rockefeller Plaza

New York, NY 10011

Tel: 212-218-8650

patrickmelvillesalon.com


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Curly Qs Video: My Mizani Natural Curl Key Makeover
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.


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Best Tressed: Eva Mendes's Adorned Locks
By Sandra Mariscal | 11/20/2009 - 15:15
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In the Bedroom: A Salon to Call Home
By Angelique Serrano | 11/20/2009 - 14:07

Giannillo The Salon

217 East 60th Street, NYC

Tel: 917-470-9695

giannillo.com


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Curly Qs: Scalp Soothers
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.


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