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By Kate Sandoval | 11/30/2012 - 17:47
When you picture Mariah Carey, you probably see smooth honey-colored hair. Sofia Vergara? Rich brunette, of course. And J.Lo: Long, straight, and blond. Well, prepare to be shocked! We dug up old photos, and discovered the REAL hair color and natural textures of seven Latina celebs.
By Samantha Leal | 11/14/2012 - 09:43
Eva Longoria is known for her sleek locks and old Hollywood wave hairstyles, but it seems like she might be considering a new 'do! The actress recently posted a photo of herself on her WhoSay account showing off a cropped style -- very similar to Miley Cyrus's new hairdo, reports People StyleWatch.
By Amanda Flores | 10/11/2012 - 14:00
Fall is a great time to switch up your hairstyle. But if you’re not ready to chop it all off, try bangs—a quick and easy way to change your look! Fernanda Lacerda, owner of Maria Bonita Salon & Spa in New York City shares her pro styling tips.
“If you have fine hair, try side-swept bangs. This adds volume, but still keeps the texture soft at the same time. Try a light texturizing pomade to keep hair in place without adding grease or weighting down the hair.”
By Samantha Leal | 10/02/2012 - 14:00
Attending the 2012 Environmental Media Awards, Jessica Alba's look turned some heads with her cool, hybrid style. While from the front the style looked totally sleek and sophisticated, it was the back view that had everyone buzzing: a French braid that wrapped into the ponytail. So cool! Here's how to recreate the edgy look at home.
By Samantha Leal | 09/20/2012 - 14:00
Eva Longoria was not one to shy away from different looks as host of the 2012 ALMA Awards -- the star had several outfit (and hair!) changes that we were all for trying at home. One of the first looks of the night was a pretty bun updo. Ready to nab the look? Here's how from stylist Marcos Carrasquillo:
Begin by parting the hair to the side and distributing L’Oréal Paris EverStyle Strong Hold Defining Gel evenly throughout her hair.
By Samantha Leal | 09/18/2012 - 14:00
Presenting her Spring 2013 line in New York, designer Misha Nonoo accentuated her fresh, girly designs with a Frida Kahlo-inspired hair look that was soft, pretty and feminine. Created by Marcos Diaz of ION Studio for Davines, we got the scoop on how to recreate the look at home!
Begin by spraying the hair with Davines for Wizards No. 14 Sea Salt Primer. This gave it a great textured, gritty look and made the hair easy to work with.
By Samantha Leal | 09/17/2012 - 14:00
Carolina Herrera's Spring collection was all about lightness and fluidity, using fabrics such as chiffon and tulle. Hairstylist Orlando Pita of Orlo Salon for Moroccanoil designed strong, architectural looks for the Carolina Herrera Spring 2013 collection. The sleek, shiny, and graphic style was straight on sides and back –with front, mid-brow strands pulled back to simulate the effect of hair held in place by a barrette or ponytail.
By Samantha Leal | 09/09/2012 - 15:00
Nicole Richie has a knack for switching up her look and still looking fabulous. The secret? A great hairstylist. Wella Professionals celebrity stylist, Andy LeCompte has worked with a ton of fabulous stars: Penelope Cruz, Salma Hayek, Selena Gomez, Shakira and yep -- Nicole Richie. Sporting a high, top-knot bun, Nicole recently awarded Andy with the "Hair Stylist of the Year" award at the 9th Annual Style Awards (airing on The Style Network on September 14 at 8 EST).
By Samantha Leal | 09/07/2012 - 14:00
Zoe Saldana looked gorgeous at The Words movie premiere in Los Angeles, wearing a lace Ellie Saab dress. But what really caught our eye? The messy, voluminous pontyail. Celebrity hairstylist Mara Roszak created the look for the star, and gave us the step-by-step instructions on how to recreate the look.
Step 1: Prep and Texturize