Redken's Newest Muse Is A Brazilian Hottie!
Redken's Newest Muse Is Making History!
By Natalia Orozco | 11/05/2014 - 11:31

Redken’s newest muse is not only a Brazilian hottie, she is also the very first transgender model to front a global cosmetics campaign.

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Gabriela Mansilla and Cesar Cigliutti
Born a boy, Argentinian "Trans Kid" Legally Recognized As A Girl
By Cristina Arreola | 10/11/2013 - 10:34

Little Luana was physically born a male, but always knew she was a girl. The government of Argentina agreed, and has granted her a new ID card with the word “female” in the gender box.

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Transgender Man Becomes First to Give Birth in Chile
Transgender Man Becomes First in Chile to Give Birth
By Kamren Curiel | 04/25/2013 - 12:36

A Chilean transgender man is making headlines after being the first recorded male in Chile's history to give birth. Known as "Matias," he represents a rare instance in which a transgender man in Chile was able to keep his female genitalia, though he is legally male.

“We know that our case is a milestone, a precedent,” said Matías, who chose to keep his identity secret while talking to Chilean television station Mega about his pregnancy. “Along the way we discovered legal loopholes... but the entire thing has been so normal.”

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Adela Hernandez
Transgender Woman Wins Election, Makes History in Cuba
By Samantha Leal | 11/20/2012 - 13:05

Adela Hernandez, a transgender who lives as a woman in a central Cuban village, has won an election in a local office -- claiming the win as the "biggest victory" possible over all the "repudiation" she has encountered for the 48 years of her life, reports Fox News Latino.

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Self-Made Woman: A Transgender Latina Tells Her Story
By Latina Staff | 05/07/2010 - 12:30

As told to Damarys Ocaña

Sometimes I think that women don’t appreciate their bodies, themselves and their own power enough. I know, because as a transgender woman, my female body has been 15 years in the making. I’ve worked extremely hard to build what you have been born with.

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