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Johanna Ferreira

Johanna is a multimedia content creator, Latina lifestyle expert, and writer. Born and raised in Queens, she now resides in Brooklyn with her college best friend. Currently working as a Beauty and Lifestyle writer for Mamaslatinas.com, she’s interned at magazines like SELFLatina and InStyle and previously worked as one of the founders and associate editors at Vivala.com.

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Federal Judge Rules That The U.S. MUST Keep DACA and Accept New Applicants

The Trump administration has made multiple attempts to end the DACA, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, a program that protects…

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Jennifer Lopez’s New Makeup Line Doesn’t Include This Very Essential Product But We Get It

I was beyond thrilled when I learned earlier this month that Jennifer Lopez is releasing her very own makeup line…

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Rihanna Is Launching Her Savage X Fenty Lingerie Line And We’re SO ready for it!

Just when we thought Rihanna had come up with it all, the 30-year-old music icon fills us in on yet…

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21 Women of Color Featured on Time’s 100 Most Influential People List

Is it me or has Time magazine’s list of the 100 Most Influential People only gotten better over the years? In…

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Sexual Harassment and Assault Was Prevalent at Coachella 2018

For music lovers Coachella is a BIG deal, especially with this year’s lineup which included everyone from Beyonce — who…

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Zoe Saldana on How Being Afro-Latina Hindered Her From Landing Lead Roles

Zoe Saldana has been opening up a lot these days about some of the BS she’s experienced in the film…

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8 Things To Know About The Latina Boston Marathon Winner Desiree Linden

It had been over three decades since an American woman won the Boston Marathon but that all changed on Monday,…

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This Dominican Woman Learned English Watching ‘The Ellen Show’ And Her Story Will Move You To Tears

There’s a reason so many of us watch The Ellen Show. The most obvious one that comes to mind: Ellen…

Puerto Rico Is Closing 283 Schools After Drastic Drop in Enrollment

Hurricane Maria’s aftermath has left the island of Puerto Rico in a devastating state. The slow recovery and prolonged economic…

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Cardi B Finally Revealed Her Baby Bump on ‘Saturday Night Live’

Rumors of Cardi B being pregnant have been circulating the internet for months. For a while we thought these were…

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The Problematic Politics of Being A Loud Latina

As a Latina, I’m all too familiar with the stereotypes that are associated with being a “Loud Latina,” and as…

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Zoe Saldana Shares The Sexism She Experienced Filming ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’

If you’re a fan of Zoe Saldana, chances are you remember her first major film role as pirate Anamaria in…




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