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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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We Made it! Vamigas Joins The Target Takeoff Beauty Accelerator

Never in a million years did we think we would be announcing this, but here we are, hermanas! Vamigas, this little Latina-led beauty brand started by two amigas (una Mexicana-Americana y una Chilena), has been accepted into the Target Takeoff Beauty program, designed to help emerging brands deepen their retail knowledge through Target mentorship and …

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How to Go “Latina Vegan” – Or Add A Little Bit Of Vegan Carne Asada to Your Life

Whether you’re a longtime vegan, or just thinking about cutting back on meat and getting more plants in your life, adding new vegan recipes to your lunch and dinner routine is always a great way to mix things up and brighten those winter months. But if you’re ethnically Latin American, you have no doubt gotten …

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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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