Women of Colour and their Love Affair with MAC

Women of Colour and their Love Affair with MAC

Make-up has always been a fascinating little art to me ever since I was the tender age of 9 and my first introductory brands were Fashion Fair, Iman Cosmetics and of course MAC. I’d watch my mother and her friends…

The Beauty Business | Natalie Clue - The Marketing Consultant

The Beauty Business | Natalie Clue – The Marketing Consultant

In the second installment of The Beauty Business, I’m interviewing Natalie Clue, beauty blogger and marketing executive. She’s worked for various brands including Dermalogica and she’s even worked for Selfridges (my home away from home!). Natalie is a great friend and mentor of mine, and she’s…

The Beauty Business | Loren Ridinger - The Beauty Mogul

The Beauty Business | Loren Ridinger – The Beauty Mogul

Loren Ridinger, the beauty and the brains behind cosmetics brand Motives and I chatted briefly about make-up, Motives and business. Motives  has collaborated with La La Vasquez Anthony and has had success in the USA and was just recently launched here in the UK. As…

Muslimah Beauty’s Top 5 British Beauty Brands

SAAF PURE SKINCARE Saaf Pure Skincare is one of those brands that bring the spa experience back home. The products are incredibly rich, none of the products are artificially scented but rather with steam distilled essential oils such as lemon myrtle, geranium, lavender…

Are Cosmetic Brands Finally Realising the Power of the Arab Consumer?

Are Cosmetic Brands Finally Realising the Power of the Arab Consumer?

As someone who frequently visits the Middle East, I’ve come to see that Arab women are just as interested in beauty products just as much as their counterparts in London or New York if not more. There are salons and spas on…