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The Class’s Amanda Martinez On Emotional Freedom, Yoga, And Our Latinx Urge to “Make Everything Work”

(Photography: Mark Champion) These days, when you can find thousands of streaming yoga and fitness courses online, it’s hard to really settle on one class you really like. Enter The Class, which got me in the feels right from the start – from their dreamy and aesthetically pleasing virtual studio to the incredibly soothing music …

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Why Your Brows Aren’t Growing More & What’s Next For Tik Tok Brows

Even if you don’t pay too much attention a tus cejas (me included pre-2021), you probably noticed some wild eyebrow experiments and trends last year. From your favorite influencer’s fluffy eyebrows to Bella Hadid’s “alien brows” and Lizzo’s bleached ones, all of this brow magia might be making you want to spruce up your brow …

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Beauty Sleep & Self-Care: How to Bring Back The Siesta Of Our Ancestors

If you were born in Latin America and spent at least some of your childhood there, you are very likely to remember the naps. Oh those long glorious naps you used to take after coming home from el colegio in your dirty uniform and your shoes covered in some sticky mess. Or you might remember …

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The Benefits of Rosehip Oil: The Andes’ Worst Kept Secret

Rosa Mosqueta or rosehip seed oil is L-Beauty’s worst-kept secret, from the Chilean Andes – one of the biggest but still lesser known beauty botanical powerhouse spots in the world. It’s been used for centuries by the Chilean Mapuche Indigenous people in the Araucana region, and passed down through generations to heal things like skin …

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Buying Sunscreen For Your Bebe? Watch Out For These Ingredients

It’s Noviembre and the holidays are nearly here, but in many parts of the country, the sun is still shining bright and temperatures are hitting summer digits. This means that you still need to protect your skin – and more so, protect the skin of your little ones. But given concerning news and research around …

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5 Latina Skincare Secrets Only Your Abuela Knows

Like us, you likely have some very fond memorias of your grandmother or great-grandmother, and those memories could be here in the United States, or in your family’s ancestral homeland. Sometimes these are feel-good memories of feel-good habits that they practiced each day. And they definitely needed to feel good because it was likely not …

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Lunar Self-Care & Skincare: What is it & OMG Should We Try it?

The sun certainly has an effect on your skin – but does the moon? A new trend called “Lunar Skincare” is based on the (non-science backed) idea that the rhythms of nature, and the eight phases of the moon could affect your skin. Based on the popularity of astrology, it prescribes that the moon affects …

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