I'm the Beauty and Fashion Staff Writer at MamásLatinas and a proud Dominicana! I was born and raised in Queens, New York and have hopes of one day moving to Manhattan. Obsessed with all things beauty and fashion, you'll normally find me either trying on a new lipstick, experimenting with DIY beauty remedies or bargain shopping. I graduated from Baruch College with a Journalism major and English Literature Minor in 2009, and have interned at various magazines like SELF, Latina, Popular Science and InStyle.I know I'm Latina when...
I find myself eating platanos or bananas with every meal!
Johanna's Latest Posts
Ever noticed how some celebs turn into instant style icons just from one really amazing haircut? Take Katie Holmes, Victoria Beckham or Jennifer Aniston, for instance. I bet you money these chicas wouldn't be half as famous as they are now if it weren't for their iconic strands. That's why whenever I'm looking to switch up my hair I take a cue from some of my favorite Latina stars. I figure I can't go wrong with a famous celebrity hairstyle, right?Continue Reading >
I've never noticed before how thin Nicole Richie's eyebrows were until recently. Just last month the TV personality and socialite attended the Honest Company's Third Annual Baby2Baby holiday party with minimal makeup and--I hate to say it--overly plucked chola brows! The strange thing is the days before and after that she was seen with her usual dark and perfectly shaped eyebrows. So what gives?
Jessica Alba's role as evil leader Lena Thackleman in the 2013 animated movie Escape from Planet Earth was a new and exciting experience for her. It was the first time she had ever worked on an animated film but ironically enough, her oldest daughter Honor wasn't so thrilled about it. She actually hated the fact that her mommy played a villain!Continue Reading >
Say what you want about Kim Kardashian but there's no denying the girl is a gorgeous! In fact, she was spotted hitting up a Barry's Bootcamp class in L.A. on Wednesday sporting workout clothes and a bare face looking absolutely stunning. Who knew Kim looked this good without makeup?
I'm SO tired of hearing rumors about Eva Mendes and Rylan Gosling supposedly splitting up. As much as I love them together, at this point I could care less if they break up up or make up. I'll tell you what I am interested in though, the new juicy chisme about George Clooney wanting to date Eva! Yes, girl, rumor has it the 52-year-old hottie has been crushing on this sexy Cubana for a while now. He's just been waiting for Eva to get back on the market. Tell me they wouldn't make the sexiest couple?