In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month we are highlighting some top Latina bloggers that are using their gifts to create an inspirational space as they are making a big difference in the world. We have bloggers that focus on fashion, beauty, culinary arts, education and activism. Get to know them and support their amazing work during HHM and beyond.
Tejeda Ruiz of Dulce Candy
With over 2.1 million YouTube subscribers, this influencer has taken the beauty, hair, makeup, and fashion blogger/vlogger world by storm. Her tutorials are quick, easy, and captivating. She has a wonderful collection of tips to keep you looking your best. Ruiz also has a book called The Sweet Life: Find Passion, Embrace Fear, and Create Success on Your Own Terms, something she has clearly done for herself.
Janel Martinez of Ain’t I Latina
Janel Martinez saw a lack of representation for Afro-Latinas in both Spanish-language media and main stream media. She used her voice to create change and started her blog Ain’t I Latina? This is a space where Latinas can embrace and celebrate diversity on our own terms. Her site covers career advice, lifestyle, celebrity news, and exclusive interviews with Latinas who are changing the world.
Rosann Santos of Latinas in Higher Education
Rosann Santos, the founder of Latinas In Higher Education, is passionate about her commitment to help Latinas develop a strong presence as students and professionals. She is known for uplifting women through creating professional and networking opportunities in order to advance in alignment with their educational and professional goals.
Erica Harris of Everything ENJ
A blog with her heart literally spread across the page and a captivating voice that speaks to the human spirit. You can read raw, emotional, truthful, and healing muses about life, love, writing, and everyday experience of breathing and/or those moments when it feels like your breath stopped. This blog will pluck at your heart strings and create a relatable soul connection all at the same time.
Alba Garcia of Sun Kiss Alba
Do you love beauty in the most natural way? This is your vlog. If you like many of us need some help on these curls our familia has blessed, and at times feels like cursed, us with this is also your vlog. Thanks to the lovely Sun Kiss Alba, she creates a way for everyone to celebrate the curl. Her tutorials are easy to follow and will get you through any curly hair crisis. She also shares tips on beauty and lifestyle topics.
Bren Herrera of Bren Herrera
If you are looking for recipes, top spots to travel, and the inside scoop on lifestyle and fashion trends, click on Bren Herrera’s blog. This world renowned private chef has appeared on many shows including CNN, The Today Show, and NPR just to name a few. Food brings a lot of passion and power in the Latin culture, and Bren executes this perfectly as she stirs up happy taste buds all over the world.
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