Contour has been all the rage ever since we saw how drastically it changed the faces of the Kardashians. It’s almost blasphemy if you don’t own at least one contour palette. I was super excited to receive the Laura Mercier Contour palette and wanted to make sure it was worthy enough to add into my makeup kit.
I’ve been wearing the hijab for about 8 years now, and during this time, I’ve been asked all sorts of questions, questions I thought were too stupid to ask anyone, but as the saying goes, ‘there is no such thing as a stupid question’. So if you’ve ever been curious on why we Muslim women wear the hijab, let me answer the 10 most common questions that a hijabi is asked at least once in her lifetime.
Iconic British fashion brand Burberry has recently joined fellow counterparts like D&G, Gucci and Marc Jacobs by creating a beauty line as an extension of their brand. I’m usually quite skeptical when designer brands merge into the beauty industry. I find that the average consumers are usually attracted to designer makeup lines particularly for the packaging as opposed to the actual versatility and longevity of the products.
Color block your wardrobe like a pro. Adding color to your wardrobe might seem intimidating at first, but it doesn’t have to be. I have a thing for color blocking my outfits. Personally, I love experimenting with different colors and print, so if you’re wardrobe consists of only neutrals and whites, this will definitely be taking you out of your comfort zone, well at least for now till you get the hang of it.
Over time I’ve come to the realization that it makes a huge difference in indulging in wardrobe essentials – like a pair of jeans that work your body shape, a cotton white shirt that works with everything and a tweed blazer that would make Chanel proud.
Your wedding day will probably be one of the most important days of your life with endless hours spent on planning and organizing things to make it a memorable event. It’s a no brainer that your bridal beauty needs to be on point, not just for yourself and your guests, but your wedding album as well. Your makeup needs to look flawless and feel flawless.