The top 5 UAE based blogs every girl should be following!
All girls need a little inspiration in life, and where better to get fashion, food, makeup and travel advice from than a blog. Best bit? All these blogs are based right on our doorstep, the UAE!
Huda Kattan, better known as Huda Beauty, is one of the most influential makeup artists in the region. With more than 5 million followers on her Instagram, Huda is one of the top 10 best bloggers worldwide.
Doing makeup tutorials in English and Arabic Huda has gained a huge following in the UAE and around the world. Her range of eyelashes and false nails are available online and at Sephora
Twins Lailli and Alizey Mirza have been on the UAE blogging scene since 2011, they were 14 years old! With just shy of 80,000 followers on their Instagrams, combined these girls see no signs of slowing down.
Sharing the latest high end fashion trends in London and Dubai, these girls have seen regional and international success. Lailli owns her own range of hair extensions, Laillilocks which are available online. And Alizey is at university in London, studying to be a journalist. At 19, the girls’ website is re-launching soon!
Chloe Grace Allan, better known to her Instagram followers as The Girl That Lives in The Desert is a fully trained fashion designer who has been nominated for Grazia’s Best Blogger award, in the past.
Living in Dubai since 2004 she knows a thing or two about fashion in the region, posting on her blog very often about fashion, travel and photography. In 2009 Chloe won “Best Designer” at Esmod Fashion University. For updates you can follow her on Twitter, Instagram or though her blog.
Another set of twins taking over the fashion scene in Dubai are Jen and Kate better known as the Dubai Desert Twins. Starting in August 2012 these girls thrive on discovering fashion around the world.
Previously nominated for Ahlan!’s “Best Blog” award, these girls reached the top 10 finalists for the award. Both Jen and Kate have different styles, so it’s best to follow them both in Instagram to keep an eye on what their wearing!
Karen McLean, better known as Secret Squirrel Food is one of the most influential food bloggers in the region, winning the 2015 Cosmopolitan Fabulous Female Award, proving just how popular she is.
With a passion for healthy food, Karen makes sure it’s not boring, and makes everything she cooks fun! Karen is actually qualified in chartered accounts in supply chain and logistics… Whatever that means! – Follow her on her Instagram and her blog for amazing food ideas, and a good LOL!