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…

Sephora Kaleido Lip Event

As a makeup artist living in the Gulf, it is convenient to have access on all Sephora‘s brand and stores. Subscribed as a “Gold card member” (an initiative card membership program for Sephora Middle East to avail offers, discounts, and know more about events), I was invited and took a small part on their Sephora…

Exclusive fashion brunch with Alice Temperley of Temperley London: w/ Clumsy Chic, and meeting Bonjour Chiara — hosted by Salam Stores at SHARQ

Lovely exclusive brunch with the fabulous fashion designer “The English Ralph Lauren” as they say,  Alice Temperley of Temperley London which was hosted by Salam Stores. Dressed to impress on my personal style, I got to attend the beautiful event with no other than “Blogger of the year” Grazia Style Awards winner, Karen Nicolet of Clumsy Chic…

Janela Joy Cuaton x Jerome Elizaga

This year, I have collaborated with “Mutya ng Pilipinas 2015” title holder, Ms. Janela Joy Cuaton‘s makeup and hair looks for her campaign portfolio with beauty photographer Jerome Elizaga and photo retoucher Salden Eltogonde. Photos will be used for her offical banners as well. And recently, Janela has won “1st runner up” in this year’s…

ClumsyChic x Wham Lounge – W hotel collaboration : behind the scenes

This November, I had another wonderful opportunity to collaborate by providing makeup for one of Doha’s well-known fashion/lifestyle blogger, Karen Nicolet of “Clumsy Chic”, whom is known for her effortless style. For Karen’s look, we aimed for a “masculine asian” runway look: talk about super glossy stained lips, natural skin, blended sculpting, non-touring strobes of…

Huda Kattan of HUDA BEAUTY for Harper’s Bazaar Arabia cover

Dubai-based makeup artist/ blogger turned beauty entrepreneur Huda Kattan of Huda Beauty graces the cover of Harper’s Bazaar Arabia: October 2016 issue. The beauty mogul also known as Huda Beauty with 15.m followers on Instagram on which she shares beauty tips, runs her own makeup line under the same name.