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SULTRY ASIAN BRIDAL GLAM

As promised, more makeup looks are coming your way and I am super excited about this one. I glammed up the lovely Anam, and since she recently tied the knot, this shoot was extra special to me. Here’s a sultry asian bridal glam makeup look on her. I am definitely channelling all the Sabyasachi glamour that I’ve been feeding on lately, and just love how this turned out.

Today’s Look – A Touch Of Teal

Hey Everyone !

Here’s my latest makeup look on the young beauty Maryam, who has such exquisite features, being half Emirati and half Indonesian. I wanted to create a more playful look on her so I decided to add a touch of teal for this makeup look. I’ve been itching to play with some color lately and teal has totally been calling  out my name.

10 Bridal Makeup Must Haves

I seriously cannot believe how fast March has come ! Wedding season has been in full force and I’ve been swamped with bridal appointments.

I also realized that it’s about time I did a write up that’s catered to brides-to-be. Whether you’re planning on doing your own makeup, or if you need products on the actual wedding day itself, you need to know why these made it to my 10 Bridal Makeup Must Haves list.

How To Build a Successful Makeup Kit

If you’re a Self Employed MUA, then your Makeup Kit defines you and how you brand yourself. As a working MUA with over 15 years of experience under her belt, my makeup kit has had to evolve through the years. I wish I knew now what I should’ve known when I first started as a makeup artist. Not only would I have had saved a crap load of money, but I also would’ve had a more efficient makeup kit.  Find out on how YOU too can build a Successful Makeup Kit like the PROs behind the fashion and bridal industry.

Summer Proof Skin With ELEMIS

Hey Everyone ! I am officially back in Dubai and thrown into the deep end with mommy duties, catching up on emails, attending events and back to back makeup appts.  I had visited Boracay Islands in the Philippines just before coming back to Dubai. Some much needed Vitamin Sea finally came my way ! Despite all the sunblock, my face managed to get some color in aka RED !  It was only a matter of time before my forehead started peeling and flaking. Luckily, I had some rescue remedies from Elemis waiting for me on my bathroom counter. For the past two weeks, I’ve been using the Elemis Pro Collage Marine Cream with SPF 30 religiously in the mornings. For nightly rituals, I have been generously lathering on the Elemis Pro Collagen  Oxygenating Night cream. And for the days I felt like I needed some extra pampering, I’d reach out for the Pro Definition Facial Oil by Elemis. Flaking,…

How to Create Crystal Lip Art

Hey Everyone,

Today’s post is going to be a bit different. If you like being a bit more experimentive,here’s a “How to create crystal Lip Art ?”
I guess I’m still mesmerized by watching @Vladamua live at The Makeup Show. If you’re into lip art, Vlada has graced us with her undeniably amazing talent so make sure you follow her on IG ! In all the craziness at The Makeup Show, I luckily managed to catch the last half of her live lip demo and was completely awestruck by how intricate her details are. And that’s what separates the mediocre from the best – attention to detail.