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5 Simple Accessories to Refresh a Summer Outfit


There are million-and-one reasons to repeat an outfit. I’m guilty of wearing my favorites over and over. Whether I love the style or fit, there’s just something about those favorites that call my name the minute I reach into my closet. As we head into summer, I know you might want to change your favorites up a bit. That’s why I came up with five simple accessories to refresh any summer outfit. Read more

Dermatologist Q&A: Tips for Aging Skin

Let’s be honest with ourselves for a minute. Whether we like it or not, our skin is aging right now. Seriously, as I’m typing this, a wrinkle is probably forming. But, that’s OK! It’s a part of life and something we all are going to go through. But, that doesn’t mean I have to sit in the dark when it comes to what’s good and bad for my skin. Especially at this point in my life. I reached out to Lubriderm’s first Hispanic Board Certified Dermatologist, Dr. Maria Patricia Rivas to answer a few of my questions and give us her tips for aging skin.  Read more

13 Boho-Inspired Swimsuits

Who’s in a bohemian kind of mood? Where are you at? I don’t know what it is, but I’ve been feeling this laid back and chic vibe lately. I love it! And now that summer is practically here it’s time to look for a new swimsuit—preferably in a boho style. Besides, I’m in a “get my butt to the beach” state of mind.  Read more

5 Sun Care Myths to Bust Now!

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Neutrogena and Latina Bloggers Connect.

Do you hear that? I think the beach is calling us? Have you already decided what swimsuit and sunglasses you’ll be rocking this summer? Do you have your sunscreen picked out already? I hope you do! Wait…before you even think about laying out in that sun, I want to make sure you’re not fooled by some of the sun care myths out there. Let’s bust a few right now! Read more

A Shopper’s Dream! OCRF Super Saturday Los Angeles

Imagine a world where your favorite designer brands are on sale for up to 75% off, free food and drinks, a cool place to lounge, celebrities, and every single dollar goes to a worthy cause. It’s not an imaginary place, I’m describing the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund’s (OCRF) Super Saturday Los Angeles (AKA Designer Garage Sale) event that I was lucky enough to be invited to. Located at the famous Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, I was in shopping heaven!  Read more

Pineapple Print Perfection

Sure pineapple’s are sweet, delicious, and remind us of sitting on a beach sipping a piña colada. Mmmmmmmm…Anyways, did you know the pineapple print trend is ready to invade? Well, apparently it is. Because, I found a lot of it…yes even a few pieces for us plus size gals. And of course I had to share it with you here. Below, you’ll find a few ways you can show your love and support to the tropical fruit.  Read more

Skin Care 101 at the Neutrogena Skin Health Summit

Are you strict when it comes to your skin care? I know there are a lot of you out there that are. I am now…took me long enough. Well, know that proper skin care isn’t just a myth, if you care for it the right way, it shows. A few weeks ago, I was invited to the Neutrogena Skin Health Summit. Held here in Los Angeles, it was two days of skin fabulousness. Take a look below.  Read more

Curves Care: Let’s Help Quinceañera Dreams Come True

I’m really excited to feature the first (of many) Curves Care posts today! I’ve been wanting to give back for a long time now and couldn’t think of a better way than through this blog. #CurvesCare is my way of helping out those in need. First up is my friend’s organization, The Orphaned Earring and her campaign to help make quinceañera dreams come true for seven orphan girls. Read more