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…

Layla Al-Siyabi of “Being Layla.Al.S.” x Karl Moreto project

Focusing on Qatar-based talents, I have provided makeup for Qatar-based Omani beauty, blogger Layla Al-Siyabi  of “Being Layla.Al.S.” for her looks at Zengo, Kempinski Suites. Together with the independent and hip, commercial/fashion photographer Karl Moreto, we have joined forces as a team to gather Layla’s hand-picked fashion looks and make an hijabi-friendly fashion statement from…

Mariah Carey x M.A.C. Collection

I can’t wait for this makeup collection to “Touch my body“!!! For the love of makeup collaborations, this is one collaboration every makeup fanatics must not miss. M.A.C.’s Mariah Carey holiday makeup collection 2016‘s in time for the winter celebrations! May they be given as gifts, or a gift to yourself, they are a fabulous…

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…

Star Trek x MAC collection Qatar launch

Limited Edition Star Trek Collection has come to select M.A.C stores in Qatar! As soon as I received an SMS, got my bucket list ready. I made sure to grab special pieces from this range as my husband and I grew up watching the original Star Trek T.V. series and also loved the movie. Captain Spock is my…

(update) M.A.C. Retro Matte Liquid Lip Colour

I have gotten my hands on the new M.A.C. Retro Matte Liquid Lip Colour liquid lipsticks ($20.00) a few days ago and I finally got my time to do some review about them. I am very impressed with the pigmentation, it’s non-drying, and non-feathering quality as (according to experience) most matte liquid lipsticks out there…

MAC Retro Matte Liquid lipcolour lipsticks

Finally! MAC has created an answer to our matte lippy needs: hello, Retro matte liquid lipcolour lipsticks! For the past season, matte liquid lipsticks has been every girl’s to-go to lipstick, as it dries into a lovely matte texture while it stays put on the lips. Every makeup brands have developed their own liquid lip…

ZAC POSEN x M.A.C. Cosmetics

“Over the past 15 years I have learned a great deal from M∙A∙C about beauty. Fashion and beauty go hand-in-hand and I have always wanted to create a makeup collection to complement my designs and brand. It was only natural to work with M∙A∙C to create my first ever signature collection. I wanted to keep…

MARIAH CAREY x M.A.C. Cosmetics

This Christmas, it was announced a few days ago that “Heart-breaker” songstress diva Mariah Carey is collaborating with M.A.C. Cosmetics for Christmas makeup collection and also an upcoming Spring Icon entire makeup collection for M.A.C.! While no other products have been revealed yet, only pictures of the official campaign of the singer for M.A.C. and…

M.A.C. PRO LONGWEAR NOURISHING FOUNDATIONS

As a makeup artist in the Gulf region, finding an extra full coverage and extra waterproof foundation is hard to find. Even if  products are said to be waterproof, it creases due to the hot weather and humidity. I have tried everything. Currently, I am using M.A.C.’s Prolongwear liquid foundation which lasts for 15 hours…