By: The Cairo Closet | November 27, 2013

Runway looks are usually so over-the-top that it's hard to pick out what can actually be pulled off in real life. But this season, there are some makeup and beauty trends that could easily be taken from the catwalk to the streets of Cairo. Take a look at our compilation of this Fall's biggest, most wearable beauty trends:

Category: Beauty 

Tags: Makeup, Fall/Winter 2013 

By: The Cairo Closet | November 16, 2013

Most of us feel pretty overwhelmed (to say the least) when we hear about the countless number of makeup brushes we supposedly "need." And feeling overwhelmed is perfectly normal when we're told that we need 8 different brushes just for the eyes! Unless you are the makeup artist backstage at Paris Fashion Week, you don't need that many brushes. We've dedicated this blog post to helping you figure out which brushes you actually need and which brushes can be used for multiple purposes. Breathe easy - you really don't need to spend your entire month's salary on your makeup brushes, ladies.

Category: Beauty 

Tags: Makeup 

By: The Cairo Closet | November 08, 2013

Lately, we've been on the hunt for a product that would tackle a huge issue that many of us seem to be facing: hair loss. And we believe we've found it.

The product: Natur Vital Hair Loss Tonic Treatment

The result: Much fewer hairs falling out on a daily basis!

Category: Beauty 

Tags: Beauty Pick 

By: The Cairo Closet | October 29, 2013

It goes without saying that living in Cairo means our skin is regularly exposed to unimaginable toxic chemicals and pollution on a daily basis. Cigarette smoke, dirt, dust, chemicals, microbus exhaust smoke - you name it, we're exposed to it. All of this undoubtedly takes a toll on your skin.

Over time, skin naturally ages and loses its moisture and elasticity. And all of the heavy pollution and sun exposure we go through in Cairo only speeds up this aging process. As we all know, too much sun exposure can cause early wrinkles and discoloration.What you may not know, however, is that all of the other toxic elements that come into contact with our skin on a daily basis can clog pores, cause acne, give skin a dull & gray appearance, decr...

Category: Beauty 

Tags: DIY 

By: The Cairo Closet | October 12, 2013

Eid is here! And that means not only stuffing ourselves with all the Fata we can handle, but it means friends and family gatherings left and right! Whether you are spending the holiday outside of Cairo or prefer to hang back in the city to enjoy its beautiful emptiness during this time of year, you are probably going to attend your fair share of family dinners, gatherings with friends, holiday parties - you name it.

With your social calendar at its peak, there are multiple opportunities to play around and experiment with different looks. We've gathered some of our favorite makeup looks of the season that we are personally inspired to try out this Eid.

Category: Beauty 

Tags: Makeup