Latina Makeup, Latina MakeUp Tips, Advice and news for Hispanic Women
By Sandra Mariscal | 05/28/2009 - 16:00
I just tried Laura Geller Baked Bites in Bronze Berry ($25). It might sound like a dessert, but it’s actually for your lips. Not just your ordinary lipcolor, this one is baked. How and why? Well, it starts off as a multi-hued liquid formula that is poured on terracotta and baked for 24 hours in Italy. This process allows the pigments to look richer and the formula to be smooth, long lasting and go on evenly.
By Angelique Serrano | 05/20/2009 - 10:45
So with the economy being…well, what it is, it’s no surprise to hear that department stores are bearing much of the brunt. And with this decrease in people traffic inevitably comes a decrease in beauty counter sales. This got us wondering: Have you been feeling the pinch in this way? Have you been skipping that department store counter experience in exchange for drugstore aisles or—gasp!—a natural, makeup-free face? Do you miss it? Tell us here:
By Angelique Serrano | 05/18/2009 - 09:45
Listen up, all you crazy Twilight fans, we’ve got some behind-the-scenes information to share. The cosmetics company providing all the actors on the sequel set of New Moon with their gorgeous on-screen character makeup is none other than…MAC, of course. Known for their wide, brilliantly saturated range of colors and products, it’s no surprise MAC is the chosen one.
By Ivana Cepeda | 05/11/2009 - 15:00
Mexicana makeup artist Laurene Alvarado works behind the scenes to make sure the ladies of the CW’s 90210 look fresh-faced and flawless throughout their grueling 14-hour work days. We chatted with the L.A. native and she dished on her must-have products and best beauty tips:
By Dorkys Ramos | 04/16/2009 - 17:15
While you get into spring-cleaning mode this season, be sure to take a peek inside your makeup bag too. Did you find your perfect foundation shade ages ago and held on to it for years because there’s still a bit left in the bottle? You might want to read on before reaching for that sponge.
By Sandra Mariscal | 04/02/2009 - 11:45
Does your boy ever complain about your lipstick transferring onto his lips when you kiss? I know mine does. This led me to try Sealed With a Kiss ($4) from Sally Beauty Supply. It’s a roll-on lipstick sealer that prevents your lipstick from smudging, bleeding, or sticking to anyone you choose to smooch.
By Monica Herrera | 03/11/2009 - 10:25
After an extended honeymoon in Mexico with new husband Josh Duhamel, Fergie is hard at work again. The singer is not only prepping for a Black Eyed Peas comeback with the group's upcoming album, The E.N.D.; she's also introducing her very own MAC Viva Glam VI lipstick to raise money for the MAC AIDS Fund.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 03/02/2009 - 14:48
Salma Hayek is busy working on a new beauty venture, but didn’t want to offer any details about it in a conversation with WWD. Hayek—who spoke while hosting a book party for her friend and hairstylist Robert Vetica at Beso restaurant in Hollywood—said, "I shouldn't be talking about this. I am trying to develop a line with a drugstore. I have been doing research for two or three years.
By Sandra Mariscal | 02/26/2009 - 10:48
Creating perfect smokey eyes or blending the right shadows together can be tricky. With this in mind, brands like Eye Majic by Japonesque, ColorOn Professional and Avon have each created instant eye shadows. These are strips that already have oval-shaped color deposited on them to rub on your lids. Most of them come with layers of different colors and look like mini rainbows on the strips. The idea is to give you the exact application on both lids the way a professional makeup-artist would.
By Sandra Mariscal | 02/19/2009 - 10:30
Clinique Quick Blush is not your ordinary blush and brush set. It's a makeup brush that stores the color inside its own cap. Once pulled apart, one side is a brush, the other holds a creamy rouge, which becomes a powdery texture when you put it on.