7 Fascinating Beauty Secrets, Straight From Dubai

When it comes to modern cities, Dubai is the youngest, prettiest sister with a penchant for shiny things. The ultra-modern city in the United Arab Emirates is revered for its sleek, futuristic architecture and has become a destination for those seeking a luxurious, balmy escape. Speaking of balmy, there are perhaps no women we’d rather learn hot-weather beauty secrets from than our sisters in Dubai. With high temperatures and even higher humidity year-round, Dubai could leave even the most well-versed beauty aficionado with a dire frizzy hair/shiny face situation—which is why we asked one of the city’s own for her beauty secrets. Dr. Lamees Hamdan is the founder of Shiffa Beauty, one of Dubai’s most revered luxury natural skincare lines that has since migrated stateside (think of it as the La Prairie of natural beauty). Hamdan grew up in Dubai and often travels back there to find inspiration for her line. In other words, she was full of fascinating information on how we, too, can channel the luxury of Dubai in our own routines—all while staying (and looking) fresh, no matter how hot it is outside.

Keep scrolling for seven fascinating beauty secrets, straight from Dubai!

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