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Debi Nova’s 5 Must-Have Beauty Items
By Kate Sandoval | 08/17/2010 - 17:00

We recently caught up with Costa Rican pop star Debi Nova to get the scoop on the beauty products she can’t live without. Considering she has awesome wavy hair and gorgeous bronzed skin, we fully expected her to divulge her favorite curl cream and bronzer. Nope! “[That's] thanks to lots of surfing,” she said. “But actually all the surfing I do does affect the products I need; they have to be super moisturizing and great at protecting my skin from the sun.”

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How to Get Selena Gomez’s Pretty Polish
By Kate Sandoval | 08/10/2010 - 12:22

Ever since I saw photos of Selena Gomez at the Teen Choice Awards, I have been on a mission to find out what nail polish she wore. I emailed her photo around to manicurists and nail polish brands asking if they recognized the beautiful royal blue/slightly purple shade.

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Beauty Trend: Turquoise Nails
By Kate Sandoval | 08/06/2010 - 15:00

Pantone Color Institute named turquoise the color of 2010 and, according to celeb manicurist Tom Bachik, it works with every skin tone—and looks especially gorgeous as a pop of color on nails. Vanessa Hudgens gave her own spin to the trend, painting nine of her fingernails turquoise and one of her nails gold to match her ring.

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Shakira's New Fragrance Ad Revealed!
By Kate Sandoval | 07/30/2010 - 15:00

Shakira's new fragrance won't launch till September, but the ad for it was just revealed and we couldn't wait to show you how sexy she looks.

In an interview with WWD, Shaki explained that from her youth she knew she liked notes such as chocolate with strawberries, a baby’s skin and the sweetness of honey. Her affinity for these notes will be evident in the new perfume, S by Shakira, which is said to be a mix of bright jasmine, sandalwood and a base of a fusion of resins such as benzoin, an amber accord and vanilla.

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Get the Look: Eva Longoria Parker’s Radiant Skin
By Kate Sandoval | 07/20/2010 - 12:53

Eva Longoria Parker always has beautiful bronze skin, but this summer she’s really showing it off. At a recent charity event, Eva’s slinky black strapless dress looked gorgeous against her illuminated shoulders and décolleté (who needs statement jewelry with skin like that?!).

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Summer Skin Savers for Every Latina!
By Mariela Rosario | 06/30/2010 - 13:00
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5 Summer Skin Fixes You Can Do At Home
By Lauren Cosenza | 06/21/2010 - 17:00

Perfect skin no longer requires an expensive trip to the dermatologist. And for us Latinas who often have to fight oily skin, dark spots and even sunburn (yes, sunburn), this is good news!

In today’s world of over-the-counter beauty breakthroughs, there are countless pro-quality systems and serums, fillers and foundations, creams and concentrates that can help you score fabulous skin. For every skin problem there is a skin solution that you can do en su casa. Here are a few easy fixes to help you get that gorgeous glow at your convenience--and on your budget.

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Fergie's New Fragrance
By Latina Staff | 06/14/2010 - 13:24

Latina Black Eyed Pea Fergie is launching a new perfume with Avon, appropriately named Outspoken. Coming this fall, the fragrance is said to reflect Fergie's overall appeal: "coyly feminine and unabashedly sexy."

Says Fergie of the new scent, which promises to be floral and fruity, "Outspoken definitely has a 'rock-n-roll boudoir' vibe. I think the woman who wears it can feel both strong and feminine at the same time."

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What These Latina Celebs Can Teach Us About Clear Skin
By Angelique Serrano | 06/14/2010 - 12:30

Yes, celebrities may work out with thier personal trainers and have professional hair and makeup artists on hand, but we can still learn a few real-life beauty tricks from them about ways to get clear skin this summer. Let’s take a look at a few stunning Latina starlets and take note...

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Oily Skin Fix
By Angelique Serrano | 06/07/2010 - 08:00

Not like we need to add another step in our beauty routines, ladies, but take a minute to hear the case for face masks. Think of them as you would a deep conditioner for your hair: No, they’re not absolutely necessary, but boy, do they make a world of difference!

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