- Tell us a little bit about you and your company/brand?
Born and brought up in this city, I was always exposed to make up, and dressing up. After completing my degree in Fashion Management Honours from London College of Fashion, London. I returned to Dubai and set up my own ecommerce portal ‘GlamBeaute’. GlamBeaute offers over 7000 products from leading International brands and we are continually introducing new brands, influenced by consumers. My passion for fashion and growing demand for E-commerce platforms has been the key driving force to start up GlamBeaute.
- Who or what inspires you?
My dad inspires me the most, as I have grown up to seeing him develop the whole business himself, and would love to keep up to his expectations.
- What would be your perfect weekend in Dubai?
A perfect weekend in Dubai would be a night out for some drinks with my friends on Thursday night, and spend Friday afternoon’s with my family – we usually go for family brunches, and catch ups. Saturday is a day full of errands.
- What is your favourite hair salon, spa or place to go in Dubai to relax?
My favourite hair and nail salon is Tips & Toes, as I am very particular. (My hair and nails are always done) Favourite spa is the one and only at royal mirage , me and my girlfriends visit once a month for a spa and catch up session.
- What’s your favourite restaurant in Dubai?
My favourite restaurant has to be Zuma Dubai, however I am all about trying out new restaurant, the current favourite one is Carine – emirates golf club.
- What is your favourite holiday destination?
My favourite holiday destination would be Spain, I love love love Barcelona – Marbella. That city has something special in it, and would love to holiday there once a year at least.
- If you could only take one product with you to a desert island, what would it be?
One product would be my sunscreen, as it is so so important to protect your skin. (Would love to take my butter bronzer also ☺ )
- What is your top beauty or skincare tip?
My top beauty and skincare tip is to stay hydrated and moisturise and protect your skin. Especially living in Dubai, hydrating yourself and moisturize is the key for glowing skin. However I do love facemasks, and find them so therapeutic, I do a couple of facemasks a week. My top favourites are; Pretty Animalz, Farmhouse fresh avocado mask and Hollywood style brightening clay mask.
- Where is your favourite place to shop for all things beauty, health or wellness?
My favourite place to shop al things beauty would be GlamBeaute – HAHA ☺ Other then that I do like Sephora for a few beauty brands and for skincare I like Pixi London.
- If you had one piece of advice to someone just starting out, what would it be?
One piece of advice would be believe in yourself, and get the right support system around you. If you have an idea, or something you want to do, go ahead as you are the only one who can make your dreams come true. Always always stay grounded and grateful and good things do come around ☺