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…

Makeup Forever GULF MALL – QATAR

    Welcome to Makeup Forever’s official Gulf Mall branch! So far, it is the biggest flagship store of the brand in the country. I was welcomed with a lot of new products that aren’t available to other MUFE outlets, particularly new collections, in-demand permanent collection products, and pro products. If you are a makeup artist,…

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.

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…

“THINK PINK” beauty products picks

It’s Breast Cancer month. This special month of October, let us all “Think Pink” for a cause! Below are my product hauls and reviews. I have personally hand-picked anything pink-related and charitable in both makeup and beauty products available in Qatar stores to commemorate breast cancer month and help spread the awareness. Check the

Becca Cosmetics in Sephora, Qatar!

To all Becca cosmetics fans, it’s official!  You can get them in Sephora stores across Qatar! For now, they are available in Villagio mall and will be all over Sephora outlets soon. Well-known for their highlighters both liquid and powder formulas, professional brushes, and it’s luxurious range, it is convenient for makeup fanatics to finally…

Le’ Cosmetique Republique Paris Lashes collection Eyelashes

Le’ Cosmetique Republique’s Paris lashes collection eyelashes are the newest lashes to look out for. Made out of 100% human hair, it’s designed to cater all beauty lash needs and comfortable to wear. Established by Denis Reyes, his wife Cherry, his makeup artist daughter Cherden, business partners Constance Catilan and Ayiz Jasmin, their goal is…

(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…

GWEN STEFANI x URBAN DECAY eyeshadow palette Sephora Qatar

  (In response to my older post https://theartofdebimendez.wordpress.com/2015/10/25/gwen-stefani-x-urban-decay-eyeshadow-palette/) I stumbled across Sephora Villagio Mall, Qatar this January 6th and found out that they already launched “Gwen Stefani x Urban Decay” collection which was featured on the store!!! I went nuts!  There is going to be an event for the launch and product but no information given…