Relive Mexican Beauty Trends of the Last 100 Years

Dark brows and statement lips have been a staple of Mexican beauty for decades. Check out how those trends evolved in the last 100 years as modeled by Reyna Marquez for The Cut. How many of these looks did your mom and abuelita rock?

During 1910s, Mexicanas sought a hassle-free updo. The solution: a crown of braids.

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Dark shadows and red lipstick gave the 1920s a glamorous feel.

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In the 1930s, the heavy shadow was ditched to make for a more elegant look.

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Enter the 1940s and the birth of full brows.

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Movie star hair and winged eyeliner took over the 1950s.

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With the 1960s came the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema and big, teased hair.

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The 1970s saw less rigid and more tousled, playful hairstyles.

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A can of aerosol hairspray and lots of fuchsia makeup were essential in the 1980s.

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In the 1990s makeup crossed over to the dark side and the scrunchie became the accessory you couldn’t leave the house without.

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A slicked side part and intense lip gloss was everything in the 2000s.

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The 2010s are now the perfect combination of previous beauty trends: voluminous hair, bold lips and brows, and sultry eyes.

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13 People That Could Handle Eating A Chile, And It’s Hilarious


13 People That Could Handle Eating A Chile, And It’s Hilarious

If you can’t stand the heat … don’t eat the chile! Here’s a collection of reaction GIFs featuring souls — some brave, some cocky — who thought they could handle the fire from some of the hottest peppers in the world.

WARNING: Do not try this at home, unless you want to cry like a baby.

1. This Super Hot Trio


Let’s be real ladies; what’s hotter, the habaneros or the guys in this video?

2. The Girl Who Thought She Could Take It


Spoiler alert. She could not.

3. The Tough Guy Who Wasn’t So Tough


This guy is pretty tough until he takes that first bite. Fast forward to minute 3:30, homeboy starts skipping — priceless.

4. The Guy Who Asks When It’s Supposed to Get Hot


Then it HITS him where it hurts.

5. The BF Who Couldn’t Hang with his GF


They say that the couple who eats chiles together, stays together … until they blame each other for the pain and break up.

6. The Galanes Who Did It to Impress the Ladies


No need to burn your mouth off to impress anyone, ESPECIALLY if you can’t really handle it. #sorrynotsorry

7. The Girl Whose Mascara Gets Ruined


Glam makeup + hot ass pepper = a wonderfully hilarious video. Maybe stick to water proof mascara next time?

8. The Compadres Who Go Down Together


Because nothing says #BFFs like burning your mouths off together with a pepper from hell, right?

9. The Guy Who Eats Ten Habaneros — TEN!


Guys, take note: one habanero will make you tear up — TEN might turn you into the hulk.

10. The Guy Who Begs for Ice Cream


This guy doesn’t even swallow the habaneros, he spits them out and begs for a paleta.

11. The Siblings Who Challenge Each Other


OK, so these siblings aren’t eating chiles, but those aren’t your everyday spicy chicken wings. Those wings take it to another fire level!

12. The Bieber Look-Alike Who Sheds Some Tears


You don’t need to be fluent in the language they’re speaking. Tears of pain are a universal for: “Wholly sh*t, I’m in hell.”

13. The Classic Cherry-Habanero Mix-Up


If you haven’t seen this video already, here’s today’s lesson: Be sure you know the difference between a cherry and a habanero pepper. Oh, and also, cute and tiny can also mean deadly spicy.

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