• Oscar De La Renta: American Icon, Orgullo Dominicano, and My Fashion Inspiration

    I couldn’t believe my eyes when I saw on Instagram a post stating that iconic fashion designer, Oscar De La Renta had passed. I frantically google searched for answers and came up with nothing but articles stating that this was false. I was relieved momentarily, only to later read official news outlets confirming his passing. I’m heartbroken. I absolutely loved this man and everything […]...

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  • Forbidden Fruit

    This week I partnered up with my friends Tiffany and Brad on a photoshoot. They are extremely talented and creative and when they come to me with ideas for a shoot I always say yes! I love working with creative individuals as a team and the final results are always priceless. Here are some of my favorites from our photoshoot titled “Forbidden Fruit”. How stunning […]...

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  • Gypsy Travels: My Travel Style

    I love traveling and sharing my #gypsytravels with you all on the blog. So far I’ve shared with you many of the places I’ve had the pleasure of visiting, whether it be local, national or international. I even shared some great tips on how to travel abroad on a budget. Something very important that I haven’t shared though are my […]...

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  • Fall Day in Brooklyn

    This Sunday Mr.Man and I slept in and woke up ready to venture out into the city or anywhere really. He mentioned he wanted to go to Brooklyn and so I started planning our day away using Google and my beloved Zagat. As an uptown girl I can probably count on my hand the times I’ve been to Brooklyn. It […]...

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  • My Wash Day Routine

    It literally used to take me forever to wash my hair. I HATED wash days. I remember one time I spent a little over a week without washing my hair and when I finally did it took me more than an hour. My fingers were so pruney and I was fed up. I almost considered chopping off all my hair. […]...

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  • Blogger Box Beauty

    Last week I received this blogger box – or should I say lovely care package and was blown away by the beauty contents inside. Let me just say that this was even before I knew about the price. I won’t give up the cost of this beauty gift box just yet, but Bellas please believe me when I tell you that this is […]...

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  • Model Dreams

    Photography by Donny Aristy Did you guys know that when I was little I wanted to be a model?! I remember begging my mom to take me to a local casting call when I was about 10 years old to audition to for an “agency”. When we got there they crammed us all inside of a hotel ballroom and made us […]...

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  • Fall Makeup Inspired by Urban Decay Pulp Fiction Collection

    Fall is officially here and on my desk is so much fun makeup to play with! As of late I have been obsessed with the limited edition Urban Decay Pulp Fiction collection and wanted to share a review/tutorial using my favorite things from the collection. This year marks the twentieth anniversary of the release of the film, and Urban Decay decided […]...

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  • #OOTD with Neutrogena Visibly Even Collection

    This post is a sponsored campaign on behalf of Latina Bloggers Connect and Neutrogena®. As always all opinions expressed are truly my own. This is Makeup is a huge part of my everyday beauty look as I am a freelance makeup artist. While most of us have an everyday natural beauty look, makeup artist tend to pump it up a notch […]...

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  • My Curly Hair Routine

    You guys have been asking for it and here it is – my curly hair routine! I’ll be more active on Youtube now so make sure you are subscribed to my channel. Hope you enjoy this video and if you have any video requests be sure to leave them below in the comments section on my channel. Love ya!...

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  • Vintage Latina

    Last week after the Korto Momolu SS/15 show presented by Shea Moisture, my blogger babe Suzy from Suzy’s Closet invited me to a soirée hosted by Bella NYC Magazine. We meet up in Battery Park and watched the gorgeous sunset before setting sail on the City Clipper. I had a great night chatting with Suzy and taking in the gorgeous skyline […]...

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  • Backstage Beauty: Renny Vasquez for Shea Moisture

    On September 8th, I had the pleasure of joining Shea Moisture backstage for the Korto Momolu SS/15 presentation. Project Runway All Star alumni, Korto Momolu, presented her “Rebirth” collection featuring models whose hair and makeup were created with Shea Moisture products. This was my first time covering the behind-the-scenes madness as a blogger and it was so much fun. Most of you […]...

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