Oct 25, 2014

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Beauty and Identity in the Dominican Republic: A Broken Record of an Ugly Song

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On a bus on my way to the northern part of the Dominican Republic, Cabarete, a guy sitting next to me began a conversation with a guy sitting directly … [Continue reading...]

My Tips for Long, Healthy Hair!

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People always ask me, what’s my secret to long and healthy hair? In terms of length, my hair has for the most part always been pretty long and I … [Continue reading...]

Me Liberé: My Natural Hair Journey [New "Natural Hair" Column!]

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Taming my Pelo Malo for Years Have you ever sat in a beauty parlor chair with your head pulled back, tucking your ears with your hands, with an … [Continue reading...]

6 Steps for a Healthier You During National Nutrition Month

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National Nutrition Month March is National Nutrition Month and this year the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is encouraging Americans to Get Your … [Continue reading...]

15 New Year’s Beauty Resolutions!

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I must admit that as beauty conscious as I may be, I still have my days when I occasionally sleep in my makeup, forget to wash my makeup brushes or go … [Continue reading...]

New Latina’s 2011 Beauty Awards!

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NEW LATINA BEAUTY AWARDS Over the past few months I (along with my testers) have been testing a ridiculous amount of the latest beauty products in … [Continue reading...]

9 Great Money Saving Drugstore Beauty Buys!

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I’m a firm believer that beauty shouldn’t have to cost you an arm and a leg. Here are my top nine favorite drugstore beauty buys that will get you … [Continue reading...]

How to Care For and Style Your Curly Hair!

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Caring for your Curly Hair Curly hair can make you look sexy and sassy, but when it gets out of control and frizzy, you've got yourself a hair … [Continue reading...]

Anti-Aging Tips to Help You Maintain a Youthful Glow!

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We all worry about aging and the wrinkles, sagging skin, dullness and brown spots that come with it. But instead of feeling overwhelmed, take action … [Continue reading...]

3 Glamorous (and Easy) Holiday Makeup Looks!

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Three Fabulous Holiday Makeup Looks! One thing I love about the holidays is that it gives me the perfect excuse to dress and doll up (not that I … [Continue reading...]

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