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5 Hair Gels That Won’t Leave Your Curls Crunchy or Dry

Finding a hair gel that leaves my curls perfectly defined without the crunch or dryness has always been a challenge for me. Even in 2019, some of the most effective ones still don’t leave me with the soft, silky, and bouncy results I’m looking for, often drying my strands out even if they don’t have…

25 Things That are Way Cheaper to Shop For on Amazon and eBay

Shopping is great but buying what you want at a great online shopping deal is even better. Why pay more for something when you can save money instead? That’s why we’re stoked when we see wonderful prices on Amazon and eBay. We get what we need and still have some money left over to do…

7 Latina-Owned Curly Hair Products You Need to Try Right Now

It’s been almost eight months since I last wore my hair straight. I haven’t allowed a single heat-styling tool to touch my curls, which is why they’ve been thriving like they never have before. My hair is thicker, healthier, bouncier, and almost down to my waist — before shrinkage! But part of what’s helped me…

27 Easy Recipes for Summer BBQ Side Dishes

Summers are all about BBQs, picnics, and other get-togethers that involve a lot of yummy food. There will be instances where you will be the guest, enjoying all sorts of culinary delights, and others where you will play the hostess with the mostess, wowing your guests with your cooking and baking skills. You’ll want to…

2019 Afro-Latino Festival NYC Urges Community to Reclaim Culture

The Afro-Latino Festival of New York kicks off today in Brooklyn. In its 7th year, the annual festival is bringing musical talent from eight countries to indoor and outdoor stages. This includes  30 local and international artisans and will bring together attendees with descendancy across Latin America, the Caribbean, and the African diaspora for a…

14 Old School Latinx-Approved Beauty Hacks That Work

There are so many old-school Latinx traditions that we carry from generation to generation, whether or not they work or are true at all. Growing up, you probably heard your Latina mom or abuela tell you not to go outside with wet hair because you’d catch a cold or to use Vivaporú to cure all…

30 of the Best Eyeliners that Will Give You the Perfect Wing

When it comes to eyeliner, Latinas don’t play any games. We love how it can make us look edgy, glamorous, and retro all at the same time. In fact, eyeliner plays a pretty big part in Latina beauty. It’s a product that’s been around since the ancient days and was originally very popular with Egyptian…

15 Bronzers and Highlighters For the Perfect Summer Glow

Summertime is all about that bronze-y, healthy, and lit-from-within glow, you know — like J.Lo! We all aim for that effortless look year-round, especially during the months of June, July, and August. Unfortunately, a lot of us won’t be sunning in Barbados or renting that beach house in Malibu. But we can totally have the look!…

27 Natural Sunscreens to Protect Your Skin This Summer

Spending time outside is so restorative. You feel the warm rays, absorb some vitamin D, and get to enjoy a moment in nature. All that fun you will have when the summer rolls around (or any day of the year), shouldn’t be at the cost of your beautiful skin and health. You have to get…

How to Protect Your Skin and Keep That Glow All Summer Long

Summer is here, which means it’s time for bikinis and micheladas. I for one can’t wait to get my J.Lo tan going on again but with all this talk about skin cancer, it can be tricky to navigate how I’m going to get that glow. You’re exposed to sunlight almost everywhere you go and if…