The ladies of Albuquerque are confident, creative, and forward thinking—just like their street style and beauty looks. Lucky for us, they’ve offered up their secrets for looking flawless under the New Mexican sun. Read on for the skincare, makeup, and hair goods that these women swear by to feel like their very best selves.
“Strangers can’t figure out my ethnicity. I like that they’re curious.”
Small Business Owner, @soft_belli
“It’s taken time, but I’m very accepting and forgiving of myself.”
Proprietor of Paradise Club Vintage, @ginapomponio
“My face is really expressive. It used to embarrass me that I can’t hide anything, but I’ve grown to love that.”
"My signature style is a mix of tomboy workwear and anything '70s. I make a lot of the clothes I wear now."
Technical Support Specialist, @aaaaaasatan
“I’m easygoing and adaptable, but I wasn’t always that way. Embracing positivity really moves me forward.”
“When I put on heels and makeup, I feel strong. I’m never afraid to express myself.”
Morning Show Co-Host, @itsdanni_golden
“I co-host a morning show on a local radio station, which allows me to give back to the community by highlighting local musicians.”
Student and Artist, @nizhonniya
“People have a preconceived notion of how I should dress because I’m Native American. I celebrate myself with my style.”