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Get Adriana, Alessandra, and Joan Smalls' Angelic Look!
By Kate Sandoval | 11/30/2011 - 12:45

Did you watch last night’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show? Besides the star power, surprise musical guests, and amazing costumes, we couldn’t help but notice how effortlessly sexy the Angels’ hair and makeup looked. Luckily, the show’s lead makeup artist, Tom Pecheux, and lead hair stylist, Orlando Pita, shared their steps with us for recreating the looks!

To get the Angel glow:


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Fergie
Fergie’s Fierce Orange Eye Shadow
By Kate Sandoval | 11/22/2011 - 19:34

If you subscribe to the rules that you can’t wear white after Labor Day and shouldn’t mix black and navy, then Fergie’s latest rule-breaking makeup look isn’t for you.

But more than a few makeup artists (including those who created the orange-y eyes on the models at Carolina Herrera’s spring fashion show…a sure sign that this trend is only going to get bigger!) have told me that they don’t believe in the rule that you should avoid putting orange on your eyes—in fact, they think it can look amazing—and we do too!


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The 2011 Latina Beauty Awards
The 2011 Latina Beauty Awards
By Kate Sandoval | 11/21/2011 - 11:00

After weeks of scrubbing, swiping and blending our way through this year’s crop of skin care, hair care and cosmetic launches, we’ve chosen 25 can’t-live-without favorites. From a serum that gives you an instant glow to a conditioner that restores hair in just one use, here are the winners!


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Ricky Martin for MAC
Sneak Peek: Ricky Martin’s MAC Viva Glam Ad
By Kate Sandoval | 11/17/2011 - 12:30

M.A.C. just released the image for their 2012 Viva Glam campaign on their Facebook page, featuring none other than Ricky Martin and Nicki Minaj.

Behind the Scenes of Ricky Martin’s ‘Evita’ Photo Shoot

Photographer David LaChapelle caught the image of Ricky holding a supersized Viva Glam lipstick above his head while Nicki perches on top of a motorcycle. No word on whether that extra large lipstick is for sale!


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How to Get Mia Maestro's Perfectly Smokey Eye
How to Get Mia Maestro's Perfectly Smokey Eye
By Kate Sandoval | 11/16/2011 - 16:26

Sure, there was a certain guy with chiseled features and spiky hair (Team Jacob!) on the Breaking Dawn red carpet, but what really caught our attention at the premiere was Mia Maestro’s super-sexy smoky eyes.


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Nude Lips
How to Nail Nude Lips like Jessica Alba and J.Lo
By Kate Sandoval | 11/08/2011 - 12:00

As we scrolled through last night’s red carpet photos, we noticed a major trend: everyone’s gone nude! Well, on their lips, that is. Both Jessica Alba and Jennifer Lopez nailed the nude look. New mom Jessica showed off a pink-nude mouth (which complements her pale complexion), while J.Lo’s shiny warm tone worked perfectly with her olive skin. 

WATCH: How to Get Flawless Skin for a Big Night Out


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Best Makeup for Tan Skin
You Ask, We Tell: The Best Makeup for Tan Skin
By Kate Sandoval | 10/18/2011 - 13:00

Among the outstanding questions our Facebook fans asked during the beauty Facebook chat on Friday was a query about what makeup colors complement tan skin.  We quickly answered with a few suggestions, but now that we’ve seen these recent photos of La La Anthony and Christina Milian we have to revisit!

Both of these gorgeous Latinas look bright-eyed and radiant, and here’s why:


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The Latina Beauty Awards 2011
The Latina Beauty Awards 2011
By Kate Sandoval | 10/18/2011 - 11:15

After weeks of scrubbing, swiping and blending our way through this year’s crop of skin care, hair care and cosmetic launches, we’ve chosen 25 can’t-live-without favorites. From a serum that gives you an instant glow to a conditioner that restores hair in just one use, here are the winners!

MOST INDULGENT LIPSTICK

Dolce & Gabbana Passion Duo Gloss Fusion Lipstick, $34


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Fernanda Romero
The Red Lipstick Our Celebs Swear By!
By Kate Sandoval | 10/11/2011 - 18:54

As we were interviewing celebs at the Latina Magazine 15th Anniversary Party, we overheard Mexican actress Fernanda Romero talking to a few other red carpet strutters about her bold red lips.

“What lipstick are you wearing?” one asked her.

“It’s MAC Lipstick in Lady Danger,” she shared.

Then everyone nodded knowingly, saying that they all loved wearing that shade too.


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Beauty Transformation: Salma Hayek
Beauty Transformation: Salma Hayek
By Kate Sandoval | 10/11/2011 - 15:54

Gorgeous Mexicana actress Salma Hayek Pinault, really hasn’t changed that much in the decade that she's been a Hollywood fixture. Besides a brief moment with bangs and some interesting fashion choices, the star—who says she hasn’t had any work done—is still just as flawless and radiant as she was ten years ago. So, excuse us while we go load up on her Nuance beauty collection.


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