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Giselle Castro

Giselle is a NYC-based freelance lifestyle reporter with a passion for fitness, entertainment, cooking, and dogs.

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J.Lo’s 10 Day No Carb Challenge Was NOT What I Expected

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Why the #10YearChallenge Causes More Harm Than Good to Women

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7 Fitness Apps You’ll Want to Download This Year

Kicking the new year off with a fitness resolution is easy, but staying on track is the real challenge. This…

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I Tired The Pilates Class Michelle Obama Swears by and Instantly Felt The Burn

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7 Latino Friendly Treats To Bring To Friendsgiving

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and chances are you’ve already received invites to Friendsgivings parties. The great part about…

Will Electrical Muscle Stimulation (EMS) Be the Next Big Fitness Trend?

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Is Intermittent Fasting a Healthy Weight Loss Option?

If you follow popular health gurus or celebrities such as Terry Crews, Selena Gomez, Nicole Kidman, and Beyoncé on social media,…

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Here’s How To Create A Pre-wedding Skincare Routine

One of the main things most bride-to-be’s aspire to have on their wedding day is perfect skin. That’s why it’s…

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Why Understanding Colorism Within the Latino Community Is So important

Growing up in a Peruvian and Colombian household, I was used to being around family members who had indigenous features…

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5 Women Explain Why They Chose Not to Shed for the Wedding

I had been engaged for about a week and was swiping in at my gym, when a personal trainer lingering…




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