Beauty & Style

Beauty, makeup, spas, fashion, shopping

Abu Dhabi’s Summer Humidity vs. Hair

My daughters are blessed with incredibly full, bouncy, and curly but frizzy hair. Most people comment on how beautiful it is and how lucky they are to have so much hair and it’s true. No limp locks, here! After years spent battling the frizz-monster, especially in Abu Dhabi’s humidity,…

A Vintage-Inspired Children’s Boutique in Abu Dhabi

Children’s Lane opened its doors in March and this cozy corner shop, located in a quiet mall in Khalidiyah, truly feels like something unique from the moment you walk in.  Muted, European baroque-type decor as a backdrop to colorful vintage-inspired prints and matching accessories from some of our favorite international brands…

Top 10 Gift Ideas for Mommy to Be

If you are anything like me, gift shopping feels like a daunting, almost miserable task.  I like to buy thoughtful, quality gifts that I know my friends will get good use out of, but let’s be real….the process of agonizing over what to buy, and…

For the Love of Makeup!

When I first got married, my mother in law gave me a large makeup set: beautiful shimmery eye shadows, lip liners, eye liners, professional makeup brushes…the whole nine yards. She did not yet know that I was one of those women who rarely wore makeup…