Celebrity Stylist Cynthia Alvarez Shares Beauty Tips To Have Amazing Hair

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Cynthia Alvarez portfolio encompasses high caliber celebrities such as Shakira, Alicia Keys, Becky G, Dascha Polanco and much more. @cynthiaglam/ Instagram

When it comes to treating dandruff, women often compromise on the healthy look of their hair to get results. Many of the 3 in 10 women who suffer from dandruff have long believed they cannot obtain both nourishment for healthy, beautiful strands and an effective dandruff solution in one. Now you don't have to compromise between dandruff relief and hair that feels healthy and moisturized with Dove's new series of duos: Dove DermaCare Scalp Pure Daily Care 2N1 & Shampoo; the Invigorating Mint 2N1 & Shampoo and the Dryness and Itch Relief Shampoo & Conditioner.

We had an exclusive interview with the brand's Latina ambassador and Celebrity Stylist Cynthia Alvarez, who shared interesting facts about her beginnings, the new Dove line, beauty tips and much more.

Puerto Rican – New York born Cynthia Alvarez grew up in the Bronx watching how Latinas did their hair t stay flawless at local Dominican salons. Amazed by the results, her passion for hair was so strong that it became her dream to become a stylist.

With a very traditional and conservative family, Cynthia tried to make her parents will by joining the Air Force. After two hard weeks, she decided to be true to herself and struggled her way to become one of the most influential Latina hairstylists in the industry.

Her portfolio encompasses high caliber celebrities such as Shakira, Alicia Keys, Becky G, Dascha Polanco and many more.

Three years ago, Alvarez partnered with Dove Hair with the purpose of representing the diversity of our community. “It’s okay to be different,” she told Latin Times. “You should always believe and have faith in you. Never let other opinions dull your dreams and creativity.”

Cynthia Alvarez has had the opportunity of becoming a benchmark in the hair industry, leaving her identity and roots in every job she does.

When we asked her about her hair care routine, she recommended the benefits of coconut oil and castor oil mixed with conditioner; she explained this mask is especially for dry hair and hair growth.

The gray-haired stylist also suggested the Dove serums and masks to achieve perfect celeb hair.

Cynthia Alvarez Cynthia Alvarez introducing Dove new line to a client. Latin Times

If you want to be part of Cynthia’s journey follow her moves on Instagram.

Dove Hair offers a wide range of solutions that provide deep nourishment and repair to meet women's specific hair needs, whether it is dry, frizzy, in need of volume or damaged. The range includes shampoo, conditioners, treatments and styling products. 

Don’t forget Dove DermaCare Scalp will be available in food, drug and mass retailers starting January 2017.

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Shirley Gomez has been exposed to many aspects of the art world. Besides being a Fashion Journalist, she studied Fashion Styling and Fashion Styling for Men at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City, Interior Design at UNIBE and Fashion Design at ITSMJ Fashion School in the Dominican Republic. She worked as a Fashion Journalist, Fashion Stylist and Social Media Manager at one of the most recognized magazines in the Dominican Republic, Oh! Magazine, as an occasional Entertainment Journalist, of the prestigious newspaper “Listín Diario”, as well as a fashion collaborator of a radio show aired in 100.9 FM SuperQ. When Shirley is not writing you can find her listening Demi Lovato or Beyonce's songs, decorating her apartment or watching Family Feud.