35 Spring/Summer Must-Have Items For Latinistas! Perfect for Mother’s Day!
Curated by Dee Rivera
Edited by Sara Gonzalez
Looking for something new for the Spring Season? Thinking of what to get Mom for Mother’s Day? Take a look at our new favorite finds!
Gloves In A Bottle SPF is a shielding lotion that bonds to the outer layer of your skin for a shield that protects, moisturizes and heals skin for 4-12 hours, even if you wash your hands. Gloves In A Bottle is dermatologist-recommended and is safe to use on the face, hands, body and feet.
GeoSmart’s AirLit is the smart companion for live streaming, work from home (WFH), and beauty tutorials. Rather than one light setting, it features three adjustable options to fit the environment and application. Voted one of the top makeup mirrors with lights by Elle magazine and Evening Standard, the LED ring light allows users to select the best hue for their needs — from a soft, warm glow to a cool, daylight-like lighting — using a touch-sensitive controller, app, or voice command. The light also smoothly dims without having to step through jarring light changes. The magnetic mirror transforms AirLit into a lighted mirror in seconds, making it ideal for makeup applications, hair styling, or just ensuring users are camera-ready in a moment’s notice.
Launched on Mother’s Day in 2021, Hickory Hills focuses on designing darling dresses for mother and daughter. Whether you need something for a special occasion, like weddings, birthday parties, or holidays, or you want to elevate both of your closets, they have something you are sure to fall in love with. Founder Kortney Craft-Leet has been drawn to the fashion industry and design for as long as she can remember. As a self-taught designer, Kortney’s designs are chic while breaking away from uncomfortable and outdated styles. Each design is also exclusive with limited dresses being made, meaning you receive something created with love and care every time.
Pictured Betty Dress: Women’s $89.00 , Child: $39.00
What if you could ditch the whitening strips and simply swish and spit your way to dazzling teeth instead? Ayurveda-inspired brand, GuruNanda, is launching their new Oxyburst Whitening Mouthwash! This patented formula truly does it all – freshens breath, supports tooth and gum health, and gets teeth their brightest white, all in seconds. GuruNanda Oxyburst Whitening Mouthwash is a cool hybrid of Western oral care science and technology (proprietary blend of oxygen-powered whitening ingredients) and Ayurvedic healing(it features a proprietary blend of seven 100% pure and natural essential oils.). It’s launching at Walmart.com nationwide for $12.79.
Mushroom Revival’s Bedtime Bundle includes two amazing mushroom tinctures formulated to help support a healthy sleep cycle. This duo is basically like a bed of lavender in a bottle to keep stocked on your bedside table. Take a squeeze straight up or in your favorite nightcap drink. This couldn’t be easier to create a 10% healthier life. Think of this as a 5-second nightly routine to help you snooze like a bear in hibernation. Get those Zzz’s, and become so zen that you levitate through whatever life throws at you. Wake up feeling so fresh and groggy-free, you can fly karate kick start your day.
Dr. Nigma Talib and celebrity Kate Bosworth are each other’s biggest advocates. That’s why they created this new collaboration called THE SERUM, a definitive face serum with result-driven benefits, it is infused with a proprietary blend rich in hydrolyzed marine collagen, hyaluronic acid, prebiotics, flower and seaweed extracts that work to restore skin health. THE SERUM brightens and evens out skin tone, visibly improves the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and protects the skin barrier function. “As someone who believes in maintaining the integrity of the skin for long-term goals, I swear by this serum and Dr. Nigma’s talent,” says Kate Bosworth. “She’s helped me with my skin for a decade and has become one of my dearest friends in the process. We are thrilled to be launching THE SERUM together.”
Hair ResQ is a clean, natural solution for those suffering from dry, itchy scalp and thinning hair due to age, changing hormones, or even just the everyday stressors of life. Combining the powerful duo of nature + science, HairResQ delivers real results you can count without breaking the bank – the entire line is under $12.99! Hair ResQ offers salon-quality shampoos, conditioners, and treatment serums, all made to bring out the luscious beauty of your hair and help with winter dryness at affordable prices, banning over 1,600+ harmful ingredients to you and the planet. Cruelty-Free, Non-GMO, Vegan, and free from Parabens, Phthalates, Glycols, and Gluten. Each bottle features organic ingredients, no junk, and 100% Ocean-Bound plastic.
Price: Under $12.99
Here are our product recommendations for a sustainable skincare routine that will have your audience feeling good inside and out, available at LoliBeauty.com, as well as online and in-store at Ulta Beauty:
- Plum Elixir: Sustainably upcycled from French Ente plum kernels, this winter must-have is our #1 best-selling, glow-inducing plum serum that instantly hydrates parched, dry skin, chapped lips, and even damaged hair.
Developed by Santa Barbara-based artist and innovator Benjamin Anderson, HandiGuru is a lightweight, 15ml refillable wristband designed to carry a variety of gels and lotions for easy, on-the-go access. Filled with 15 – 20 pumps per fill, this bracelet is the perfect solution for summer sun protection. The HandiGuru is as comfortable as wearing a watch and features FDA-approved recyclable silicone, perfect for storing hand sanitizer, insect repellent, sunscreen, and more. Now, families, and individuals can focus on making memories with the peace of mind that comes from always having protection (literally!) close at hand.
Amor Perfecto started is the only Colombian hand-crafted coffee that is grown, harvested, and roasted in Colombia and shipped directly to consumers within 6-8 weeks of harvest. All coffee is sustainably grown and processed, and by harvest and roasting in Colombia, the company is able to cut its carbon footprint by up to 80% and farmers earn double the fair-trade rate to support community health and growth.
Price: $19 +
Sound Supplements created its Slim CBDV/THCV Pineapple & Mango Infused Gummy Squares with a proprietary blend of 20mg of cannabinoids CBDV and THCV from a Varin-rich ultra-broad spectrum hemp extract designed to help control appetite and reduce craving urges in people striving to achieve a healthier weight. Unlike THC, which is often associated with the munchies, THCH is believed to support weight loss by blocking hunger signals.
Mom deserves the comfiest and coziest when it comes to lounging and these Felina styles are just the answer!
Retail Price: $49.95
Size Range: S – XL
This velour set is an absolute dream for cozy nights and relaxing mornings!
Retail Price: $39.97
Size Range: S/M, L/XL
Whether you’re warming yourself up after a dip in the Pacific or sitting by the fire, the Victoria’s warm brushed fabric redefines snuggles for any lounging occasion.
Retail Price: $29.95
Size range : S-XL
The corner office of sweatpants is now open for business. Made with a soft brushed hand feel fabric, the Velvety Soft Jogger is the most comfortable pant on the market. The slim fitting 4-way stretch fabric is accompanied with front pockets and a drawstring
Retail Price: $24.95
Every new mom deserves cozy and comfort all day long. Felina’s new Cozy Band Slippers are the perfect little gift to keep her and her feet happy!
Kiierr’s MAX Hair Growth Supplements Bundle improves scalp circulation, blocks DHT & promotes hair growth. Includes Saw Palmetto, Horsetail Extract & Zinc formula helps slow/inhibit 5-AR enzyme conversion to DHT (primary cause of hair loss). The supplements are also made of all natural ingredients and are enhanced with Vitamin B-6, Biotin, and Folic AcidIdea. These are ideal for supplementing hair loss or thinning hair regimen.
Price: $125 – $499
No matter the occasion, you deserve to feel special and honor your femininity with timeless and sustainable robes from Camas Lilly Co. Camas Lilly has entirely committed itself to designs that are actually good for the environment. By strictly using deadstock, they are saving landfills from hundreds of pounds of fabric by turning them into gorgeous robes.On top of their promise to preserve the beauty in nature, they are also embracing the beauty in women everywhere. By engaging in slow fashion and producing small batches, they have the ability to be inclusive to all sizes by providing beautiful robes that fit women from X-Small to 3X-Large. Plus, part of every purchase is donated to local animal rescue shelters in Los Angeles. No matter what, Camas Lilly is honoring you, Mother Nature, and everything she provides.
The must-have bralette to wear on the honeymoon! Lani + Kei designs chic, colorful, and sexy floral bralettes that are a fun way to welcome spring’s arrival. They jazz up any outfit and are made to be seen underneath tops! The collection features supportive, cute designs, with racerback, triangle, crochet, longline, padded, and halter options for various preferences. With a supportive fit and quality fabric, the bralettes make women feel confident and sexy in their skin. Customers love that the bralettes are stretchy, comfortable, and colorful, with beautiful quality detail. Best of all, they fit nicely and look chic under your cute spring tops.
The perfect outfit to change into for the reception! Get ready for compliments to come your way! Veronica M will have you dressed to impress this season. The brand expertly combines classic styles and vintage patterns with a bohemian twist to create statement pieces and closet staples. All offerings are versatile and comfy, designed intentionally for how today’s women live their lives from day to night. The signature ITY fabric is a soft and breathable jersey woven with twisted yarn that beautifully increases stretch and durability. This makes the clothes wrinkle-resistant and functionally perfect for travel or everyday wear. Transition from work to home life and out on the town with style and ease.
Don’t let time and age steal your natural glow. Ambered Ember is the ultimate support to your radiant self. Created and packaged in Florida, Ambered Ember was born from the belief that the glow of youth is worth preserving. Made entirely with only natural ingredients, the secret to Ambered Ember’s Plumping Serum is their key ingredients. By using silica to bind degenerating tissue layers, Apricot oil to hydrate skin, and L-Arginine to boost circulation, their serum promotes immediate and long-term regeneration benefits. Ambered Ember knows that boosting your skin’s natural moisture and protective barrier is crucial to achieving that youthful glow. No more dry skin or dull faces looking back at you in the mirror.
Have you ever needed a “boob pocket” for your shirts?! Black entrepreneur, Marchay Clarke created the “boob pocket” technology to make busty gals have the most comfortable support ever wearing her clothing designs! Buzzoms clothing brand is changing bust support forever! Her styles fit EVERY BODY TYPE! From the busty ladies, to the tiny ballerinas! Since launching in January 2021, Clarke has strived to end the outdated practice and designs of ill-fitting bras and shirts and replace them with sexy, comfortable and supportive pieces instead. Buzzoms’ clothing is made to be worn without a bra, so you can live life knowing your and your girls are supported.
Price: Starting at $55
The problem we constantly faced with hair extensions was how thin and expensive they were to purchase and let alone replace them. Let’s be real, hair extensions do not last forever but that doesn’t mean we should be leaving our wallets bare to find good hair. So Bombay with the good hair was born. We sourced the most beautiful Remy and Virgin human hair, made our extension sets thick and lush from root-to-tip and then topped it off with the best price possible. We didn’t just stop there, we then created beautiful hair styling tools made from various precious metals and equipped them with the best parts to ensure your hair is always on point. It’s not complicated – good hair, good day.
Strawberry Pencil Magic is a colorful children’s picture book series that allows a child’s imagination to flourish! The books are sold in Barnes & Noble stores and Barnes & Noble online. Recently shared by celebrity Chris Brown’s daughter “Royalty Brown” @missroyaltybrown on Instagram. Royalty Brown just posted about one of the author’s latest stories: Peri and Her Plant.” SPM also has a shoutout from Mark Wahlberg’s business called Municipal! Amazon ranked one of the books titled Splitz The Tuffa the #1 New Release on Amazon for the Children’s Music Books category! The author, Michael Girgenti, loves the limitlessness of children’s books and writes his stories without fear of failing. Strawberry pencil Magic is a Royal Dragon Fly Awards 1st Place Winner! Girgenti was also featured on the front page of Story Monsters Ink in January 2022! Strawberry Pencil Magic entertains and inspires the creative minds of the future by creating stories that know no boundaries!
Price: $7.55 – $13.69
Imagine having silky soft, nourished skin while also keeping it protected from harsh sun rays! SUNPLUS is the sunscreen that has you covered no matter the activity. It’s a luxury lotion of vitamins, rich and multi-level moisturizers, antioxidants, and skin-loving superfoods. The sunscreen line gives protection from the sun’s harmful rays while moisturizing, soothing, and guarding skin against pollutants and premature aging. Enjoy a moisturizing sunscreen that won’t sting your eyes and is gentle on sensitive skin, plus water-resistant and sweat-proof. Kind to the skin and the planet, the packaging is vegetable-based and ingredients are biodegradable and ocean and reef safe. SUNPLUS is now at the Ritz Carlton Bacara Resort in Santa Barbara, joining our growing list of resort customers (and their guests) such as Montage, Terranea, Pasea, and the Ranch at Laguna Beach.
Baesix (/ˈbasics/) is your vegan, organic, cruelty-free, inclusive & eco-responsible simple, skincare routine for happy skin everyday! Baesix skincare is ONLY SIX steps to healthier skin! The “BAE” means “Before Anyone Else” – meaning love yourself first then others will fall in love with you too; and the “SIX” stands for the six simple steps to follow for glowing, healthy skin! Baesix developed their unique formulas from scratch in Korea with a focus on healthy hydration and bioactive nourishment. They use 100% organically certified bamboo in their products. As one of nature’s richest sources of silica; bamboo extract is known to stimulate the production of collagen, loaded with antioxidants that combat free radicals, and boasts potent anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial qualities. Not only are the products AMAZINGLY good for your skin, but the packaging is AMAZINGLY good for our planet! Their packaging is either biodegradable or 100% recyclable. Their bottles are made from corn starch and bamboo, their tins are aluminum, their paper is FSC certified and refills sachets are made from sugarcane!
Designed out of sheer frustration and a desperate need for convenience! Atrac (short for “attraction” because of the highest quality magnets used inside of these accessory holders) is one of those essentials you will buy and wonder “How did I ever live without this?” ATRAC is almost like a snap bracelet but with magnets that you can “slap” or “wrap” around your purse/backpack strap without losing them. They stay in place! They also hang from your wrist or gym pants! You can even hang it from your bathing suit bottoms! The magnets are that strong and secure. ATRAC is designed to keep your keys and or cellphone right where they are supposed to be so you don’t have to spend minutes rummaging through your purse digging for your keys while your children are throwing tantrums at the grocery store. At least, that is how the founder came up with the idea. She could not take one more tantrum in public while she emptied out her purse digging for her keys to put her daughter into the car and leave the store without more mortification. The patent-pending strap is high quality vegan leather and made to look like a luxurious accessory for any activity in your life.
Price: Starting at $10
Meet Banana Loca, the innovative must-have product you didn’t know you needed! The concept is simple – core and fill bananas while in their peel to make a fun snack. The results – simply delicious! This new innovative kitchen gadget that straightens a banana, cores it while still in the peel, and allows you to fill it with a variety of tasty food pairings like yogurt, honey, jams and jellies, peanut butter, and Nutella. The interest in the gadget is exploding! Business partners and best friends Renee Heath and Bechara Jaoudeh secured a deal on ABC’s Shark Tank with two sharks, Mark Cuban and Kevin O’Leary! Dream team! Banana Loca has been gaining momentum ever since.
Complete your outfit with a stylish and convenient crossbody bag! Urban Originals creates drop-dead gorgeous bags that are Uber practical, without using any animal leather. The brand is 100% cruelty-free and vegan. Urban Originals uses the finest quality vegan leathers and recycled materials where possible and works to very low chemical requirements. So when you buy Urban Originals, you can feel as good as you look.
The perfect hoodie for a cozy fit at the bar! We’ve all dealt with a lot the past couple of years with the ongoing pandemic and changes to the workforce. Hangover Hoodies is a company that was built despite these difficult times, with the intention of reminding customers of their favorite memories. Connect to the good ol’ days with Hangover Hoodies. Each Hangover Hoodie was designed to bring you comfort during such isolating times. Tapping into the nostalgia of favorite memories, each product has the ultimate goal of being representative of customers’ favorite experiences. The idea was to make a sweatshirt that was trendy enough to wear out and have fun in, and comfortable enough to throw on the next morning.
Available on ShareASale
While we wait for the temperatures to rise, Bold Beach Swimwear is here to give you your next favorite swimsuit. With individuality in mind, Bold Beach Swimwear’s swimsuits are stylish and designed to fit your body’s needs. Gone are the days where you try on a top and wish it was tighter on the straps. Or a bottom and wish it had more coverage. Every swimsuit is adjustable to give you your perfect and comfortable amount of support and coverage. Founder Alexa McNeal was tired of only seeing the restrictive sizes that only made her feel bad about her body and everything that didn’t fit her right. She wanted to feel good in her bathing suits and knew that she could make one that fulfilled that desire, for herself and other women. Each item has an adjustable feature and ranges in size from XS to 4XL.
Sun Patch is the only peel-and-stick UPF silicone sunblock on the market (UPF measures the amount of radiation that can penetrate fabric to reach your skin). Think of it as an accessory to your sunscreen. The patches feel like a second skin and have a California vibe that’s irresistible. They look like cool neon stickers in bright colors, with neutral options coming soon. Founder Gena was a mom looking for a solution to applying and reapplying suncare products on her kids, eliminating the fuss and mess. She also wanted protection and anti-aging benefits for herself too. The more she talked with other moms, the more she realized she had the perfect background to launch a sunblock brand. Hence, Sun Patch was born.
Splashes Lashes are for the makeup lovers who want to make a splash! These gorgeous lashes are handmade, vegan & cruelty-free! These faux mink eyelashes are thick, longwearing, and adorned with the sweetest decals to help make your eyes really pop! After creating the idea for the design, the brand went viral on TikTok with millions of people raving about the cute and stylish look. Whether you want to add some butterflies to brunch with your besties or bring the stars on a date, Splashes Lashes lets your style shine through.
Award-winning, celebrity-loved, sleep bags and baby apparel! Unlike other baby apparel, Kyte BABY has the softest baby and adult pajamas that are economically sourced out of bamboo! Bamboo is three degrees cooler than cotton, while also being hypoallergenic. The fabric itself also promotes the smart use of resources and sustainability. Bamboo is the best choice for your baby and for the planet’s future, and this way of thinking is evident in every aspect of Kyte BABY! The founder’s daughter suffered from infant eczema and she needed comfortable clothing for her at night time for her sensitive, itchy skin. Bamboo’s buttery soft fabric was the best answer for her baby girl! She invested in and created Kyte BABY for all babies, and mommies too! Recently featured in Forbes and by A-lister Jessica Alba on her Clean Baby Registry List: Poosh!
The fragrance pros at Eye of Love launch a must-have scent collection with Patti Stanger, The Millionaire Matchmaker, just in time for your Spring Fling! The Matchmaker Fragrance helps you attract your soulmate with options for gay, lesbian, and cis people. It’s the first pheromone-infused fragrance brand with offerings for LGBTQ consumers. Eye of Love fragrances all feature high-quality, high-potency pheromones, the subconscious chemical scent that sends signals to others, triggering powerful social and romantic responses. Studies have shown that pheromones pleasantly awaken senses that make you feel good inside and out and attract those around you. The sensual benefits make this the perfect scent-filled addition to any day to help connect with people, enhancing a positive emotional reaction.
With an antioxidant-rich formula and sun protection, this everyday lotion helps protect your skin against environmental damage and stressors. Lightweight and creamy with a mild fruit scent, it absorbs quickly, leaves no white residue, and provides the ideal base under makeup. Creating a home spa is a must to help ease our daily stresses and take care of our bodies. Spa Technologies makes it simple and soothing. The brand delivers essential items made of seaweed to revitalize the body, mind, and soul. The brand has inspired an industry trend and has been a trusted source for over 30 years.
Whether you’re a no-bra girl, a bra-with-no-padding girl, or a sports-bra girl – life is too short to feel uncomfortable with your own body. Boob-eez lets you live freely and exactly as you want. The idea for their pasties was born when founder Carlie Christenson was just nine years old! She felt uncomfortable about her developing body and the changes she was going through. After refusing to wear any kind of bra and seeing all the covers and products her Mom had, Carlie wanted something that got the job done while still feeling good in her skin. Find your perfect size and shade on their website, along with other apparel options to feel free in the skin you’re in. Available through their website and through SPANX as an endorsed product.
Whether you are a freelance stylist traveling the globe or working exclusively in your neighborhood to be a “house call hero,” having your tools safe and secure is essential to your reputation. G&B PRO Mobile Stations gives stylists all the support they need to better serve their clients. Promoting a culture of professionalism and fun while providing stylists with the necessary tools for mobile grooming is vital in everything G&B PRO does. Founder Dawilki Rivera understands the challenges mobile stylists face when operating their business. His experience with running a mobile barber service in college, and managing his brother’s barbershop for four years after, helped to shape his unique perspective on the tools needed to provide the best house calls.
Each G&B PRO product, from their all-in-one Mobile Stations to their essential accessories, is made from ethically sourced materials and never tested on animals. G&B PRO knows the modern stylist needs something that fits their lifestyle and values, which is why they are committed to keeping them mobile while being environmentally friendly. G&B PRO has made it its mission to help stylists all over the world build their toolkit without breaking the bank. Choose from the Clutch, Mini, or Full Size to elevate their business. And keep an eye out for the latest option, Max, launching in March 2022.
Full Size Mobile station pictured above: $179
If you are a working mom who cannot find time to make a trip to the hair salon to nourish those previous locks, try Chita Beauty’s deep conditioner mask! Your hair will appreciate the extra time you give it without having to go to the salon! Chita Beauty is making a name for itself by providing premium products that cater to healthier hair and at an affordable price! The owner prides herself on cruelty-free, vegan, and some gluten free hair products that feed your hair the nutrients it needs and keeps your locks silky-soft while smelling fantastic! The owner, Suzi, began by creating her own hairspray product that locks in styles but also allows you to comb through hair. Her customers were in love with it! Then she created new products like her best selling shine sprays, hair oils, purple shampoo, and conditioner. There’s something for every hair type and age, from brides to moms and teens. All their products are cruelty-free, with vegan and gluten-free options.
Price: $10.95 – $35