Poo Free with Baking Soda

05/27/12 Poo Free with Baking Soda

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We have always been vain about our gorgeous Latina mane. It’s obvious you could go head to head with Sofia Vergara’s long wavy hair. But did you know that you could get amazing hair and be eco friendly, too? Si, mujer. Poo free is the way to be! Clean up your planet and hair at the same time. Chica, the chemicals found in your...

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The Cosmetics Cop: Paula Begoun

03/12/12 The Cosmetics Cop: Paula Begoun

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What hurts more? Getting cheated by your two-timing novio or getting cheated out of your hard earned money on beauty products that didn’t live up to its promises? Tough question. There should be law enforcements out on both areas. Fortunately, there is a cop for one of them. Paula Begoun, better known as The Cosmetics Cop, has...

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When It Comes To Beauty, Sample Don’t Gamble

01/26/11 When It Comes To Beauty, Sample Don’t Gamble

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You and your amigas are always sharing beauty secrets and products; trying out new things, recommending stuff that works and bashing stuff that doesn’t. It’s always fun discovering a new mascara that actually plumps lashes or a moisturizer that smells fantastic and is not greasy. But these little treasure hunts don’t always...

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Cute, Sparkly and Functional: The Best Eyelash Curler

12/10/10 Cute, Sparkly and Functional: The Best Eyelash Curler

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An eyelash without the curl is like a quesadilla without the cheese: pointless. Many of us weren’t lucky enough to have been born with Raquel Welch eyelashes (oh yeah, a Latina. Didn’t you know?) and we need outside assistance. This comes in the form of an eyelash curler, that medieval torture device-looking contraption that is...

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Cosmetics That Are Eco-Friendly

06/10/10 Cosmetics That Are Eco-Friendly

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Once upon a time we lived in a world barren of organic make-up. Terms like “vegan” or “eco-conscious” were unheard of. We were subjected to cosmetics chock-full of chemicals and synthetic ingredients, and the looming threat of phthalates and parabens was still far off.  Oh, the horror! Mercifully, little by...

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Going Out Survival Kit

06/04/10 Going Out Survival Kit

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Prepping for a night out is akin to gearing up for war, with your friends helping you primp and dishing out last-minute consejos. You need to be ready to avert every disaster, from an obnoxious zit popping up unexpectedly, to a rebellious piece of spinach stuck between your teeth.  A Cosmopolatina is always prepared, be it for a...

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