POSTS WITH TAG: beauty tips

12 Tips para que el verano no arruine tu cabello y tu piel

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El verano es unas de las estaciones más esperadas de todo el año porque podemos tomar el sol, disfrutar de las actividades al aire libre, y compartir más con los amigos y la familia. Sin embargo, pasar tanto tiempo fuera, bajo el sol, en la playa, en la piscina, termina por afectar tanto nuestra piel como el cabello. Ya sea que se te pasó la mano tomando sol o te salió una alergia, lo mejor es  que estés preparada con esta guía.

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10 Pasos para contornear tu cara y lograr efectos como los de Kim Kardashian

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Se llama contouring y es un procedimiento para sacarte mayor provecho a tus atributos a través del uso adecuado del maquillaje, según el tipo de rostro que tengas. Kim Kardashian fue la encargada de poner de moda esta técnica que utiliza bases de maquillaje, sombras, correctores y polvos para iluminar el rostro y conseguir el efecto deseado. Aquí de decimos como lo puedes poner en práctica paso a paso.

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Té negro para lucir bronceada sin que tu piel sufra los horribles daños por el sol

En los meses de calor, lucir un lindo bronceado parece ser casi una regla. Sin embargo, para conseguirlo tienes varias opciones las cuales no son las más saludables. La mejor pero la más peligrosa es un caluroso baño de sol durante un día de playa o de piscina. Esto era lo que yo solía hacer hasta que mi dermatólogo me dijo un día que mis días de sol habían terminado, y que era hora de proteger mi piel de los rayos solares para evitar problemas en mi piel. En vista de ello comencé a buscar alternativas naturales y encontré esta que funciona muy bien.  

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Make your hair grow faster by doing these 5 things

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We've all had moments when we wished our hair would just grow a little faster, especially after a scissor-happy hairdresser snipped off a few more inches than expected. Heck, I've been there! I recently got a haircut that wound up being a lot shorter than I had wanted and I've been doing everything in my power to get my waist long locks back. Even so, when it comes to hair growth, there is no quick solution. In fact, I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but the truth is that how fast or long your hair grows is determined by your genes. In other words, not everyone can grow waist long hair quickly, no matter how many lotions and potions you try. But there are a few ways to get your hair to grow a little faster than normal and prevent it from breakage or loss. Check out a few of these tips below to help you grow long, luscious strands!

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Kim Kardashian's secret to shiny, beautiful hair will surprise you!

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What is the secret to Kim Kardashian's thick and lustrous mane? Well, Mrs. Kanye West just revealed the key to her amazing hair. It's out: She only washes her hair every five days. Now, before you prepare to dial the personal hygiene police, consider this: in the past few years, a number of celebrity hair stylists and beauty experts have advised women to cut back on the number of weekly shampoos women. This is especially true of those with dry, damaged, or color-treated hair. After all, shampooing tends to strip the hair and scalp of their natural oils, which are responsible for making hair manageable, soft, shiny, and healthy. But how do you keep your hair looking fabulous and fresh in between shampoos? Well, check out these clever tricks

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10 Natural beauty recipes from our Latin countries that really WORK

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I'm all about looking beautiful without having to spend the big bucks. When I'm not at my nearest drugstore trying to score beauty bargains, I'm in my kitchen whipping up an all-natural remedy. Back in September, I gave you the scoop on seven secret beauty ingredients from around Latino America. So this time I thought I'd bring you a few more. I did a little web surfing and asked some of our writers and editors to share some of their favorite Latin recipes. Check out a few of the best beauty secrets that we, our mamás, and abuelitas couldn't live without!

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7 Consejos para eliminar los desagradables puntos blancos para siempre

Si tienes la piel grasosa como yo, seguramente habrás padecido de los desagradables puntitos blancos en el rostro. Estos aparecen como por arte de magia, y cuando menos los esperas, tampoco hay maquillaje que los pueda ocultar. Afortunadamente, existen algunas formas de evitar que estos te vuelvan a salir. Aquí te decimos cómo. 

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The 8 best classic Latino beauty products (PHOTOS)

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As much as I love to splurge on high-end beauty products and make fun trips to department stores, sometimes nothing quite seems to do the trick like the old-school Latino beauty products I grew up using.  Even though they all come from our países, these awesome beauty buys are also available here in the states! From the hair treatments I've used in the Dominican salons to the ultimate Colombian nail hardener, here are my favorite iconic Latina beauty products!

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Salma Hayek's 10 best beauty secrets REVEALED!

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It's hard to believe that Salma Hayek turns 49 this year! The Mexican beauty has a wealth of knowledge when it comes to natural beauty remedies from her native country, which is probably why she hasn't had to use Botox of fillers to keep her youthful glow. I love that Hayek is admittedly against using chemical fillers and promotes a more holistic and natural approach to beauty and skin care. The Latina star has shared many valuable beauty secrets that are nothing short from life changing. Discover why she uses an ingredient called Tepezcohuite in her creams and so many more priceless beauty tips you wish your abuelita told you about. 

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10 Ways to clean everything in your makeup bag the RIGHT way

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We always make sure to carry the best products in our makeup bag, but we often don't take the time to sanitize our favorite beauty items. Believe it or not, your makeup bag could be covered in dangerous bacteria without you even knowing it. With these easy tips, you'll know how to clean your favorite makeup and beauty items like a pro! Don't hestitate and start cleaning for a fresh makeup bag everytime! 

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