Beauty on a budget

June 1, 2017

By now a lot of you must know about the brand The Ordinary. Here are my thoughts on the products I love and the ones you can give a miss. Side Note: I have dry skin and my age is 41. Yes, it is an extremely affordable beauty brand. But does it do what it claims to? The ones I purchased are from Beautylish. In order of the picture above: Buffet : A water based serum. Apply before your regular moisturiser. I alternate this everyday with what’s next. Hyaluronic acid 2% + B5 : Again a water based serum which is […]

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Valentine makeup inspiration

February 5, 2017

Hello my lovelies! The sun is back in Dubai today! All I have is a cuppa chai and my blogging thoughts. Here is the recent Valentine look I posted on Instagram (@beautyhobo). I hope you like it     Foundation: Kryolan FS22 Blush: MAC cosmetics Desert Rose Highlighter: Soft and Gentle – MAC cosmetics Eyes: Urban Decay electric palette and Tartelette palette Powder: Maybelline pressed powder Lips: Kat Von D Berlin Liquid Lipstick Brows: Anastasia Brow Definer – Medium brown Lashes: House of Lashes Iconic Single eyeshadow: Glamgal cosmetics LME04  

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Traditional Indian Bridal look

April 4, 2016

Hello gorgeous people. I am yet again here to share images from a bridal I did last month. Work is keeping me on my toes and that’s why the delay in posting pictures. This is a very traditional bridal look my team & I did for a gorgeous girl in Abu Dhabi. This was done with no trial on the bride as she had arrived from India just two days before the wedding. I had absolutely no idea on her makeup preferences but after making her up for all her events; she loved the looks!   xx

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How to nail the soft makeup look – with Friday magazine.

October 27, 2014

Last month we did this shoot at JBR Dubai at a gorgeous property. A shoot for Friday magazine. I have literally grown up reading this magazine! So, this cover and beauty editorial was very special to me. Below is a break down and a video of the look. With Friday Magazine!! Enjoy !!! 1. Use a liquid foundation to leave skin looking dewy and fresh, masking any under-eye shadows or blemishes with a little concealer. 2. Sweep a shimmering coral-toned powder shadow all over the lid, blending outwards. Use a lighter-toned shimmering pink just under the brow bone and at […]