Cara Santana shows off her slim legs in daring thigh-high split dress as she joins Eva Longoria at cooking event

Her boyfriend, Jesse Metcalfe, was reunited with his Desperate Housewives co-star, Eva Longoria, on Saturday.

But Cara Santana ensured that she stole attention away from the 40-year-old beauty as she also attended the fun cooking event in Culver City, Los Angeles, wearing a slightly daring ensemble.

The 31-year-old arrived with her partner at the LG Electronics event in a black shift dress which featured racy thigh high slits on both sides.

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Leggy lady: Cara Santana ensured that she stole attention away at a fun cooking event in Culver City, Los Angeles, wearing a slightly daring ensemble

Leggy lady: Cara Santana ensured that she stole attention away at a fun cooking event in Culver City, Los Angeles, wearing a slightly daring ensemble

She added height to her slender legs with strappy heels while she left the rest of her look simple, accessorising with stud earrings.

The Beverly Hills Chihuahua 3: Viva La Fiesta actress styled her face-framing locks in natural waves while she worked a fresh-faced make-up look.

Eva, 40, Instagrammed a photo with Jesse, 36, captioned: 'Look who I ran into today! My favourite gardner!!!!#DesperateHousewives#OneOfMyFavPeople'.

Eva (Gabrielle Solis) and Jesse (John Rowland) had an on-screen affair during the first season of Desperate Housewives, which aired from 2004 to 2005.

Stylish arrival: The 31-year-old arrived with her partner at the LG Electronics event in a black shift dress which featured racy thigh high slits on both sides

Stylish arrival: The 31-year-old arrived with her partner at the LG Electronics event in a black shift dress which featured racy thigh high slits on both sides

Thigh's the limit: She added height to her slender legs with strappy heels while she left the rest of her look simple, accessorising with stud earrings

Thigh's the limit: She added height to her slender legs with strappy heels while she left the rest of her look simple, accessorising with stud earrings

Gabrielle had become unhappy in her marriage to Carlos Solis and subsequently seduced her hunky gardener, John.

Gabrielle and John split after the first season, though John continued to pop up in subsequent seasons until season six in 2009.

At the event referred to on Instagram as #LGFamtoTable, Eva performed baking demonstrations using the new LG Pro Bake convection oven.

In good company: Her boyfriend, Jesse Metcalfe, was reunited with his Desperate Housewives co-star, Eva Longoria, on Saturday

In good company: Her boyfriend, Jesse Metcalfe, was reunited with his Desperate Housewives co-star, Eva Longoria, on Saturday

Cara, recently celebrated the release of The Glam App as a co-founder, which is described as beauty on demand for the busy woman.

The services range from a blow dry, to makeup application, as well as a manicure, and conveniently brings service to one's doorstep.

She spoke to People about her motivation behind the project: 'I really wanted to find a way to access the freelance hair makeup and nail industry and create a platform for them to be able to continue to build their brand, build their clientele and expand on what they’re already doing.'

Cooking up a storm: Cara, recently celebrated the release of The Glam App as a co-founder, which is described as beauty on demand for the busy woman

Cooking up a storm: Cara, recently celebrated the release of The Glam App as a co-founder, which is described as beauty on demand for the busy woman