WATCH: Christina Aguilera’s New 'Secret Potion' Commercial!
By Amaris Castillo | 10/21/2011 - 09:30

Christina Aguilera is all glammed up in a commercial for her new fragrance, titled Secret Potion scent. The pop star's new scent has top notes of fruits such as mandarin, lemon, and passion fruit. The bottles the scent comes in include a super cute bonus; special jewelry pieces which help whoever spritzs on the perfume sparkle!


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UPDATE: Pitbull to Host American Music Awards - Latinos Take Over Ceremony!
By Amaris Castillo | 10/20/2011 - 09:30

Our Hot Guys cover starPitbull, helped announce this year’s American Music Awards nominees last week, and surprise, surprise, the Cuban American rapper nabbed two nominations himself! The 30-year-old rapper was nominated for Favorite Male Artist and Favorite Artist in Latin Music. The list of nominees was revealed by Mr. 305 and rapper Nicki Minaj at a Los Angeles press conference.


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Introducing the Next Latina Oscar Winner, Berenice Bejo
Introducing the Next Latina Oscar Winner, Bérénice Bejo
By Lee Hernandez | 10/17/2011 - 10:29

The next Latina to win an Oscar following Penelope Cruz’s coup for 2009’s Vicky Cristina Barcelona will not be—as you might expect—Salma Hayek, Jennifer Lopez, Eva Mendes or some other A-list Latina star. Instead, it’s a relatively unknown actress named Bérénice Bejoan Argentinean beauty who stars in The Artist, a stylish French romance film set during Hollywood’s silent film era (1927-1


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3 Ways to Whip Up Yuca
3 Ways to Whip Up Yuca
By Latina Staff | 10/14/2011 - 20:14

Latino, African and Caribbean cultures have been serving up terrific yuca dishes for thousands of years. Fresh yuca is now readily available in supermarkets but if you are still unsure about preparing yuca, you can find it peeled and ready-to-go in the freezer section. Try these easy recipes and let us know what you think!


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Eva Longoria VIDEO Tortilla
Eva Longoria Was The Only Kid in School With a Tortilla
By Amaris Castillo | 10/14/2011 - 13:15

Tomorrow wraps up the end of this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month, and what better way to close it then with a personal story from one of our October cover girls?


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Junot Díaz On The Challenges of Growing Up Afro-Latino
By Fox News Latino | 10/13/2011 - 14:24

Dominican American writer Junot Díaz didn’t always feel accepted as a child. In an interview with Fox News Latino, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author spoke about growing up in the 80s as an immigrant and feeling rejected by both his Latino and black peers.


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National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: 10 Latinas Send Messages to Loved Ones
10 Latinas Send Messages to Loved Ones with Breast Cancer
By Amaris Castillo | 10/13/2011 - 12:11

In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we asked Latina readers on our Facebook page to send a message to a loved one who is suffering or has suffered from breast cancer. The outpouring of stories was remarkably touching – we appreciate those who responded.

What to Watch for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: "Five"


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Salma Hayek Cover Announcement
Salma Hayek is Latina’s November Cover Girl!
By Lee Hernandez | 10/11/2011 - 11:43

Mexican actress Salma Hayek graces the November 2011 cover of Latina magazine, which hits newsstands on October 18th. The 45-year-old bombshell, who this month voices the love interest Kitty Softpaws in the animated feature Puss in Boots (in theaters October 28th), opens up to Latina about how she found success in love and life on her own terms.


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What to Watch: Rosario Dawson's "Five"
What to Watch for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: "Five"
By Amaris Castillo | 10/07/2011 - 13:41

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month and in honor of it, we wanted to highlight an upcoming film centered on the disease this week. Five, an anthology of five short films in one movie, explores how peoples’ lives are affected by breast cancer.


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Latino Comedians
Latino Comedians: Past, Present & Future
By Amaris Castillo | 10/07/2011 - 12:30

With the tragic death of Gaspar Henaine (aka Capulina) last week, the premiere of Gabriel Iglesias' new show Stand-Up Revolution and the upcoming 60th anniversary of I Love Lucy, we've been thinking a lot about the huge influence Latinos have had on the world of comedy over the years. 


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