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Happy Mothers’ Day Though …

Let me start by saying that these mothers’ days and fathers’ days are not exactly my favorites. There’s something I do not exactly appreciate about the guilt trip I put myself on, on each of these occasions. Why? Because, simply, none of us feels what they’re doing for their parents[…]

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Dubai With Batiste

So I’ve been away for a while with a strict decision to do nothing but what matters, and attend nothing but what I believe to be interesting and value added. And then, one of my favorite brands “Batiste” invited me with a friend to “Dubai” to attend their new launch![…]

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How To Prep Up Your Fashion Sense

-Taking some inspiration from Olivia Palermo’s fashion sense-    Sun is up, but the weather is weird. Everyone is chilling. Style is the thing. Beirut is always on fire and you’re really really really bored with the same look you’ve been carrying along since senior year. It is a good time to[…]

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How to Save Time on Styling Yourself

So you have this one big event coming up and the last thing you want is to lose time on styling yourself or to get lost in your wardrobe mess at the very last minute as you are getting dressed. The latter, is just one example women face while working on[…]

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My Instagram Quotes Are Who I Am !!

I spend some good time everyday scrolling up and down Instagram, and surfing the web, just like everyone else. And out of all the things that claim my attention while doing so, motivational and inner-growth quotes  stand out, and stay on my mind for a long time after I put[…]

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Dark Colors & Scorpios

There’s definitely something about dark colors & Scorpios. I am yet to meet one late October or November baby who’s not fond of wearing all black or all dark. They say, the nature of the Scorpio as a small black animal of the shadows, is what affects those born under[…]

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The Makeup Tips You Will Always Need

Ladies, I know we all read makeup tips everywhere, and are most likely going to watch them on Instagram as well. But the basics are always the same and what we need to know ultimately boils down to a set of a few tips that are essential and timeless.  […]

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Winds of Change … Again

Today, I went through my previous blog post “Winds of Change”, published back in 2014… And I realized that the winds of change are changing directions again… Last I imagined in my career as a freelance luxury consultant, former regional editor/director, and influencer/blogger; that the day will come where I[…]

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10 Tips To Help You Look Preppy

“Preppy” is an adjective characterizing a private clique of American high society that is noticeable for being ultra modern, urban chic and very elegant. In this article, I want to touch on how to become preppy. But before learning how to become preppy, it is worthy to ask: What is preppy?[…]

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Feel22: Feel the Beauty & Get a Discount Too!

I am giving all my readers and followers 10% automatic discounts on everything makeup, skincare, perfumes and beauty products purchased and delivered in Lebanon, including all brands! But first… The story: Arab beauty bloggers and Lebanese beauty bloggers are taking social media by storm. What we know for sure, is[…]

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The Last Year for Burgundy

They are saying it’s the last year for burgundy! And I do not like the news! Fashion sources and insiders including myself know very well that the span of life of each color is usually three seasons if it’s a classic and a popular color. Burgundy then, which started trending[…]

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How Black Can Respond to All Styling Needs

I can’t even remember how many times I’ve written about black and styling black pieces. It’s amazing how luxurious and versatile this color is. And not less amazing how handy it comes under different circumstances. My advice for every woman out there, is to have one high quality black piece[…]

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The New Definition Of Luxury

In most English dictionaries, “luxury” is defined as a life of great comfort and abundance. Coco Chanel defines it as the absence of vulgarity. And Lwren Scott defines it as a state of mind. Yet, the concept of “luxury” is a highly fluid concept. “Luxury” to some people can only[…]

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Middle East Influencers & Priorities

We are living in an age where anyone with above 10 000 followers on any social media call themselves influencer. Well, good, because the definition of influencer is one topic I am leaving to another article. What I want to tackle here, is what “influencers” are trying to influence people[…]

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Styling all Black for my Mood

I have a lot of reasons to wake up and decide on styling an all black outfit, even when the weather is perfect and I still can wear my happy-go-lucky colors… In effect, black is a very powerful color that imposes its own mood and makes its own statement. For me,[…]

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My Latest Beauty Favorites

As you know by now, being an influencer has its perks! We get to try out a lot of new beauty products!! For me, this is a chance to let you know of my own beauty favorites, why would you love them too, is it worthy to buy them and[…]

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Vintage Dress Code

There’s nothing I love more than actually putting on a dress that had been in my closet for years, unused. Yet, a vintage dress code is never on my radar. A couple (or more) years ago, a cousin of mine sent me a white delicately designed beaded dress with crystal[…]

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Travel Style Advice – How to Pack for a Short Business Trip

Short business trips are unavoidable these days: buying, private personal shopping, styling, consulting, media works, private projects and other enterprises. It’s like that for me… And for a huge number of working ladies in many industries these days; especially the fashion industry. The workforce is increasingly mobile… And within this[…]

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More Polka Dots Styling

There’s no such a thing as “don’t wear that” because you’re curvy! In effect, everything has a way to be styled as to suit every single body type. In a previous post -click it here- I talked about the four ways of styling polka dots if you’ve got curves; so in[…]

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The Caudalie Resveratrol Range

Caudalie -Paris-, the skincare brand that has been growing at a rate of 100% in the Middle East for the last few years, finally released the much awaited Resveratrol [Lift] anti-aging range. And even though I am not exactly at the age where I am supposed to be regularly using[…]

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Hair Trends of Fall 2016

Hair trends of fall 2016 are all about easy to pull hairstyles! Apparently, the runway wants an easier transition to the streets this year, this is why it is adopting easier and more practical styles. Below in this display, you can watch the trending hairstyles of the coming season!! موضة[…]

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Makeup Trends of Fall 2016

Makeup trends of fall 2016 are centered around simple elements. This coming season, you are either naturally bare faced, or focusing on your liner or lips. The third option is glitter, if you love it!! Follow the list below to learn the latest makeup trend for fall 2016 صيحات المكياج[…]

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Trending Colors of Fall 2016

This year too, the trending colors are falling within the medium shades, no color is too fade nor too intense; it is the revival of the soft and classy. Below are the ten trending colors of fall 2016, I hope you find your favorite colors among them. هذا العام أيضاً،[…]

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Fashion Trends of Fall 2016

The fashion trends of fall 2016 aren’t all that different from the past two years. With a few additions in terms of colors and some extra elements, you will be able to keep your closet intact and enjoy some extra shopping. Below is a display of the full 22 trends[…]

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Summer Beauty Hacks for Your Hot Travels

Packing for travel is a girl’s serious summer nightmare! Most of the ladies I know, including myself, always end up with too much of what they will never need or that they can go without in their luggage! In a previous post, I talked about over-packing and provided tips to[…]

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How To Be Camera Ready All The Time

It is the age of pictures: We are spending considerable amounts of time, taking editing and uploading our pictures to different social media channels; and even more time checking out what others just uploaded on Facebook, Instagram and other channels, in real time. And the more one is involved in[…]

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Time Waisted

No it is not a typo, I did use the title “Time Waisted”, because I just realized that I tend to highlight my waist a lot, whatever is it that I am wearing. In effect, if you are an hourglass or a pear shape with a defined waist but overflowing “other[…]

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Fashion Advice from an Influencer -2-

 -2- نصائح الموضة  إن كان الجميع يرتديه، فأنت لست مضطرة إلى اللحاق بهم … حاولي الحفاظ على ستايل خاص بك قدر الإمكان لتتفردي دائماً   المؤثرين في عالم الموضة ليسوا بالضرورة شخصيات تليفزيونية أو فشنيستا مشهورات؛ إذا كان ستايلك يدير الرؤوس فأنت أيضاً مؤثرة في محيطك    إن كنت لا تستطيعين[…]

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Fashion Advice from an Influencer -1-

 -1-  نصائح الموضة  أخرجي من دون مكياج من وقت لآخر … لا نريد للناس أن ينسوا وجهك  الحقيقي  إستفيقي واشربي قهوتك أولاً ومن ثم رائحة العطور  … الفكرة هنا أن تقطتعي وقتاً لنفسك   بنطال الجينز مع القميص البيضاء العادية لا بأس بهم أحياناً … استرخي ولا تتركي هوسك بالموضة يسيطر[…]

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Summer Body Peeling

In this article, I will teach you how to prepare and use an essential oils summer body peeling that’ll make your body’s skin literally glow all summer long.   I get too many questions about my skin, especially about my body’s skin that’s always super soft and glowing. The truth[…]

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Lebanese Fashion Designers On My Radar

When we talk about Lebanese fashion designers, the first two names that come into anyone’s mind are Elie Saab and Zuhair Murad. For all the right reasons, the two creators of beauty are on the international radar of stars, socialites and luxury fashion media. But my personal radar of fashion,[…]