I'm a Staff Writer at MamásLatinas and a proud Dominicana! I was born and raised in Queens, New York and currently live in Brooklyn. I graduated from Baruch College with a Journalism major and English Literature Minor in 2009, interned at various magazines like SELF, Latina, Popular Science and InStyle, and recently worked as the Associate Editor for Vivala.comI know I'm Latina when...
I can literally eat tacos every day.
Johanna's Latest Posts
Jessica Alba might be a beauty expert, but that doesn't mean she hasn't experienced her share of beauty blunders. In a recent interview with Allure, Alba opened up about some of her biggest beauty regrets that include wearing a full face of makeup in her teens to getting tattoos she's SO not into now. Here's a list of other celebs who totally regret their tattoos.Continue Reading >
Ever noticed how on point Khloe Kardashian's nails always are? Apparently, there's a product she swears helps keep her nails long and strong, despite the constant gel and acrylic manis. Funny thing is, you've probably never heard of it before. And if you're wondering why that is, it's because this product wasn't originally made for humans. That's right.Continue Reading >
Summer can take a toll on your hair, especially if it's been exposed to harsh elements such as chlorine, salt water and the sun. Fortunately, there are ways to undo the damage at home. The key is deeply moisturizing, nourishing and repairing hair masks. Here are six treatments that will transform your hair by fall.Continue Reading >
It might be 2016, but it's not easy coming out. Now add living in the spotlight and being a Disney star to the mix, and it only makes things that much harder. It's exactly why we are so very proud and happy for Bella Thorne who has officially come out as bisexual. The best part is, she did it in the most chill and organic way possible.Continue Reading >
Jessica Alba's The Honest Company, a holistic brand of non-toxic baby products, household items and skin care, became so popular that last September Alba even expanded to cosmetics. Now she's taking things a step further by developing a line of hair products. Will this bring us closer to having Alba's perfect-looking hair? Probably not, but here's a look at all the times she's given us serious hair envy.Continue Reading >