5 Awesome (and Adorable!) Natural Hair How-Tos
5 Awesome (and Adorable!) Natural Hair How-Tos
By Samantha Leal | 11/17/2013 - 12:00

One of our favorite Instagram style stars, 4-year-old Dominicana Haileigh, not only has an awesome fashion sense, but her hair adds to her signature look. “She has a LOT of hair,” her mom Zulay told us. “Sometimes, it takes me awhile to get it to cooperate.” Avoid the headaches and try these tips (inspired by Haileigh’s looks) with the help of Mixed Chicks stylists! 


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6 Hair Tips Every Afro-Latina Should Know!
6 Hair Tips Every Afro-Latina Should Know!
By LeAura Luciano | 09/29/2013 - 11:00

We love when Afro-Latina celebs like Esperanza Spalding and Yaya DaCosta, flaunt their natural curls. We also love the smooth sleek looks regularly rocked by Rosario Dawson and Zoe Saldana. Whether you’re embracing your curls or styling them straight there are so many questions about how to take care of your hair. So what SHOULD you know?


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Zoe Saldana at the 2013 Oscars
Get the Look: Zoe Saldana's Romantic Waves
By Samantha Leal | 02/25/2013 - 12:15

Zoe Saldana made a dramatic entrance on the Oscar red carpet wearing an elegant Alexis Mabille gown, and hair designed by celebrity stylist Mara Roszak for Moroccanoil.

“The dress was very modern, and I wanted to create a simple hair look that had a chic, French feel to it, and to look clean, healthy and beautiful,” said Mara Roszak. The look had a glamorous and feminine 30s mood, further softened into a loose wave and parted to the side. 

Get the Look:


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Rosario Dawson at the 2013 Golden Globe Awards
5 Simple Steps to Recreate Rosario Dawson's Golden Globes Hairstyle!
By Samantha Leal | 01/13/2013 - 22:16

Rosario Dawson looked chic in a modern glam hairstyle, styled by Kylee Heath using Vidal Sassoon Pro Series. Rosario and Kylee chose to do a voluminous wave with a subtle side part to play off the modern glam of Rosario’s Antonio Berardi dress. She tucked her hair on the right side to showcase the gorgeous Lorraine Schwartz drop earring and the beautiful cut of the neckline. Ready to recreate the look at home? Here's how!


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Zoe Saldana with a messy ponytail at the premiere of The Words, September 2012
Get the Look: Zoe Saldana's Messy Ponytail
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


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Curly-haired Woman
All Your Hair Questions – Answered!
By Amanda Flores | 05/09/2012 - 14:09

Does your hair need some TLC? We asked Twisted Sista beauty expert and CEO Stephen Durham for all the info you’ll need to help you get shape up those strands. We think your mane will appreciate it.

What is the best to protect your hair from heat if you straighten it?

Use a thermal protector! It protects your hair from heat damage, eliminates frizz and locks in shine. It’s really important to protect your hair.

My hair is curly or tight -- how can I loosen my curls to look softer?


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Be Beautiful: Be Beautiful: How To Get Bright Neon Lips
Be Beautiful: How To Get Bright Neon Lips
By Amanda Flores | 05/09/2012 - 11:23

La La Anthony never disappoints when it comes to pulling off daring makeup looks, like this neon pink lip. We’ve taken the trend off the red carpet to make it a fun and easy DIY look you can pull off anywhere, any time of day. Check out our video and watch how NYC Makeup Artist Andrew Sotomayor breaks the look down into FIVE easy-to-do steps so you can master the neon lip trend right at home.


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La La Anthony at the 2011 Angel Ball in New York City
Beauty Transformation: La La Anthony
By Latina Staff | 03/21/2012 - 12:09

The beautiful La La Anthony has quickly evolved from the pretty girl next door to the stylish star of VH1's La La's Full Court Life. The newlywed and young mother has mastered the styles that work best on her has expanded her business with a cosmetic line and a production company—we couldn’t be prouder!


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Joan Smalls
Afro-Latina Item of the Week: Get Joan Smalls’ Natural Look
By Kate Sandoval | 02/16/2012 - 18:39

Although we’ve been watching Afro-Latina supermodel Joan Smalls walk the runways all week during New York Fashion Week, we’re still most transfixed with her look for the Carolina Herrera show.


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Best Afro-Latina at the Grammys Last Year
Afro-Latina Item of the Week: Esperanza Spalding’s Natural Hair
By Kate Sandoval | 02/09/2012 - 13:05

This being Afro-Latina Thursday here on Latina.com—and only a few days away from the Grammys—we’re taking a look back at our fave Afro-Latina at the Grammys last year.

The 25 Most Beautiful Afro-Latinas in Hollywood!


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