I'm the Beauty and Fashion Staff Writer at MamásLatinas and a proud Dominicana! I was born and raised in Queens, New York and have hopes of one day moving to Manhattan. Obsessed with all things beauty and fashion, you'll normally find me either trying on a new lipstick, experimenting with DIY beauty remedies or bargain shopping. I graduated from Baruch College with a Journalism major and English Literature Minor in 2009, and have interned at various magazines like SELF, Latina, Popular Science and InStyle.I know I'm Latina when...
I find myself eating platanos or bananas with every meal!
Johanna's Latest Posts
Dogs seem to be getting more and more talented these days, in fact there's an adorable YouTube video that's been buzzing of a black Labrador retriever singing and howling along to what appears to be his favorite song, Adele's "Make You Feel My Love." Can you believe it? See doggies have feelings too people!
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Jennifer Lopez & Pitbull release sexy "Live It Up" music video & now I seriously want to party! (VIDEO)
Let's talk about how AH-MAZING Jennifer Lopez looks in the newly released music video for her single, "Live It Up" featuring Mr. Worldwide himself, Pitbull. The 43-year-old looks better than ever showing off an incredibly toned figure that has me wanting to hit the gym like ASAP! I swear this woman is like a bottle of fine wine, she just gets better and better with age.Continue Reading >
Eva Mendes looked cool and casual the other day as she stepped out to do a little shopping sporting a carefree bun and a chic head scarf. I've been noticing that she rocks this boho-inspired style quite often. And why not? It's such a fun and colorful way to update your summer 'dos. Not to mention that it's super easy to achieve. And the best part is that you can wear it SO many different ways!Continue Reading >
Despite the fact that multiple sources have confirmed to E! News that Beyonce may be pregnant with baby number two, the singer defensively took to Instagram expressing her frustration regarding the rumors. She's obviously not happy with all the pregnancy buzz that's been circling around the internet. But could this mean she's not actually pregnant or just not ready for the world to know?Continue Reading >
It's finally warming up--and that's means keeping your body smooth and hairless. But who honestly has time (or money) to be booking wax appointments left and right at your local spa? I sure don't! Luckily, there are a ton of hair removal products out there that can get the job done and all at some pretty affordable prices. Check out a few of my favorites that won't cost you more than 10 bucks a pop!Continue Reading >