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The perfect jumpsuit for an evening summer look

I never thought that I could pull off white pants especially not a tight white jumpsuit. To my surprise, when I ordered it online and tried it on, it fitted perfectly and it’s the only thing that I want to wear now! I paired it with a nude colored trench coat because it’s a bit see through from the back and a gold chain belt – I feel like J.LO in this jumpsuit, ha!¬†I kept my make-up simple, just the usual: bronzer, nude lipgloss and highlight.

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How I spent summer in the UAE

  As much as I love living in the UAE, summers here are unbearable! The heat & humidity are on a next level, being outside is unbearable, the ocean water is hot the only thing left to do is going to the malls. I’m trying to spend as much time outdoors even though it’s challenging because I don’t want to spend the entire summer breathing AC air, day in, day out ūüôĀ

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Flowy dresses & sunflowers

Happy weekend! I’m so glad that the weather is starting to cool down, this summer seemed endless! In this post I want to share a few photos of me wearing one of my current favorite dresses. I’m usually not the type that wears dresses a lot but the material of this dress in particular is all I want to wear. The cool material is perfect for this weather! My hair usually doesn’t react well to this humidity but surprisingly, my curls have been on “fleek” lately.

Recap of my birthday week

Last Tuesday¬†(28th of March)¬†it¬†was my birthday, whoop whoop! I kind of spread out my birthday celebrations over the¬†entire week because Ryadh and I both had some work responsibilities so we couldn’t really celebrate on the day itself¬†– however, I did enjoy all the other days. we did a bunch of different things, the weekend prior to my birthday we went for a quick getaway to Abu Dhabi and the weekend after my birthday, Ryadh surprised me with a helicopter tour over Dubai and it¬†was AWESOME!!

Photo Diary: Camping on the Omani mountains

I recently went camping with Ryadh (hubby) & Ilyas (my brother) and we went to Jebel Akhdar in Oman. I’ve been camping before in the desert but this was the first time that I went camping a bit¬†further away from home so that was exciting but also a bit scary at the same time.¬†I didn’t really know what to expect up in the mountains, it can get pretty cold at night but I wasn’t expecting the weather to drop almost 20 degrees lower than¬†sea level. If there’s one thing I’ve learned from this trip is to pack thicker and more blankets because we were FREE-ZING!

Squad riding on quads

The other day, Ryadh,¬†Ilyas¬†and I went to the desert and tried out the quads for the first time. It was such a cool experience and I can’t wait to ride the quads again. If you live in the UAE or if you’re coming here on vacation then its definitely worth trying out!

A Bahraini getaway!

During the month of October I got to stay at the Ritz Carlton hotel in Bahrain and it was my first time to visit the country. I haven’t seen much of Bahrain¬†other then the roads to and from the airport so I’m definitely hoping to come back soon and explore the country a bit more.

VIDEO: How I keep my hair healthy after bleaching it

As you may know, bleaching your hair is extremely harmful and drying to your hair. As someone who’s got dry hair to begin with, it was challenging to keep my hair healthy, shiny and moisturised through out the bleaching process. In this video I’ll be sharing my tips and tricks on how I kept my hair happy and healthy! If you thought the video was helpful, please make sure to give it a thumbs up.

Make-up looks: MAC masterclass with Francesca Tolot

Last week I got the chance to attend my 2nd masterclass hosted by the legendary Francesca Tolot in collaboration with MAC Cosmetics. The looks created by Francesca and local MAC artists were absolutely STUNNING! Below you‚Äôll find the gorgeous make-up looks from the masterclass. Click here to¬†read my interview with Francesca from last year’s masterclass in Milan.