Name: Larissa Da Costa
Residence: Bay Area
What do you like about being Latino?
What I enjoy the most about being Latino is how different our culture is. The food is delicious, everyone is so social and friendly. Also the opportunity of being able to speak 3 languages, I speak English, a little bit of Spanish, and Portuguese.
What are your favorite colors?
My favorite color is blue.
What are your favorite brand of clothes?
One of my few favorite brands are Guess, Abercrombie and Fitch, Hollister and Nordstrom.
What’s your favorite style?
My favorite style is being able to combine everything together and making it look like 3 different outfits. I’m also into the summer style. I enjoy wearing my hair down often with nice natural makeup.
What are the items you always carry in your purse?
The 5 items I carry in my purse are lip gloss, highlighter, wallet, mirror, and brush.
Which actor/actress or model has the best style according to your taste?
Adriana Lima has a nice style that I relate to.
Who was your role model growing up and how does that influence who you are today?
One actress I looked up to growing up is Angelina Jolie she has made me want to chase my dreams and made me realize that nothing is impossible.
What is your favorite Latino Dish?
My favorite Latino dish is black beans with pork which is called “feijoada”.
What is your favorite thing to do?
At the moment, learning make-up.
What is a good life lesson that you would like to share with others?
To take every opportunity that you can in life and don’t second guess anything and go for what you love to do.
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