Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! Thankful of my very active 2016. Here’s my 2016 highlights: ◻my growing website: http://www.debimendez.com ◻ my work gracing the covers of magazines such as @harayermagazine and @glamqatar ◻ together with my family, and my loving husband Kris. ◻ celebrating my late grandmother Lucia’s 1 Year death anniversary on Christmas Eve and Christmas…

Rosie for Autograph makeup and beauty line

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has created her first own range of makeup and beauty line under Marks and Spencer for Autograph partnership. The collaboration is not the first for Rosie, as her partnership with the brand started in 2012 for their lingerie line. Ranging from colors of rose golds, smoldering greys, to nudes, it perfectly represents her…

Hiatus: Happy New Year!!!

Wishing everyone a Happy New Year as a greater future for all is ahead. I am on a mini hiatus as my sisters came for the holidays, home arrangements, countless family gatherings, gift givings, sorting out what to give to charities, squeezing in makeup applications, upset with Scott Weiland of Stone Temple Pilots/Velvet Revolver and…

R.I.P. Lemmy Kilmister

“There is no easy way to say this … our mighty, noble friend Lemmy passed away today after a short battle with an extremely aggressive cancer,” his band members from Motorhead wrote. Dec 29, 2015 What a sad year-ending. Too much deaths.  (images grabbed from google.com). The world lost another legend. Lemmy Kilmister (24 December 1945 –…

HAKUHO-DO + SEPHORA PRO Brushes

Sephora has teamed up with the world’s masters in calligraphy brushes, no other than Japan’s Hakuho-Do. The first ever collaboration between Japan’s highly crafted brush makers, and a world-renowned makeup label, the brush collection is handmade to it’s perfection and exquisite details. Handmade in Japan, it features a 200-year-old manufacturing techniques, bringing us the most…

Scott Weiland, R.I.P.

I woke up today with my husband informing me of such shocking news. Scott Weiland, of Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver has died today. R.I.P. to the man who brought joy and inspiration to the many, despite his imperfections (mood swings, band antics, etc.). His pain (drug addiction, personal relationships with love life and…

#usedtoloveyou nails, PN MEDICAL SPA

. A few days ago, I got the opportunity to have spare time and do my nails at my to-go to nails salon of 10 years at PN MEDICAL SPA, VILLAGIO MALL, QATAR (located at the food court area)  with nail technician Ginalyn. I was accompanied by my friend makeup artist, Cherden. Decided to give…

OIL CONTROL LOTION – M.A.C. COSMETICS

It’s been how many years I have sworn by this specific M.A.C. product. Of course, M.A.C. will always re-formulate products to improve them by time. But M.A.C.’s Oil Control lotion is one of the best no-shine base, perfect for oil control. I have tried this on my face and it is one of my to-go…

Vampy Makeup: Debi x CLUMSYCHIC (behind the scenes x tutorial)

I had the wonderful opportunity to collaborate with my super-stylish fashion blogger and friend, Karen Nicolet of clumsychic.com and her husband, photographer Anthony Nicolet. With our collaboration, Karen wanted to give the “Vampy look” (which is a huge trend this FALL/WINTER season) a try so I thought her a few techniques to execute the look, helping her…

Z Palette depotting: how to’s, pros and cons

  As a makeup artist on the go, I always have struggles of packing and bringing everything with me. So, I have decided to give depotting my palettes a try and transfer them to Z palette. They come with magnets in both round and square shapes so it’s convenient to customize. I tried the Large…