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Ring of Color Founder Melissa Polanco Talks the Importance of Diversity in Beauty

Sofía Aguilar
The  beauty industry is known for prioritizing and catering to white and light-skinned consumers in its products and marketing. It’s only been in recent years that important changes to include people of all shades and tones not just in the...
Culture

Miss Rizos Is Encouraging Curly Haired Latinas To Take Up Space

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Carolina Contreras is an unstoppable force in the curly community—for Latinas especially. The founder of Miss Rizos Salon—one of the first hair salons specifically catered to naturally curly hair in Santo Domingo—is a business woman, a curl expert, an entrepreneur,...
Culture

Denise Bidot Gets Real About Latinx Identity and Beauty Diversity

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Last week, plus-size model and body positive advocate Denise Bidot walked the runway for the last show of New York Fashion Week. The 32-year-old joined two-time Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman, Beauty influencer and YouTuber Jackie Aina, comedian Lilly Singh, and...