Fashion Apps: A Trendsetter’s 7 Must-Haves

Do you devour every fashion magazine that arrives in the mail? Do you find yourself daydreaming about shopping and finding that perfect outfit? With the top fashion apps, you can find out more about fashion and share your love with others.


Some brands – Jimmy Choo, Louboutin, etc. – are iconic and a must-have for most shoe lovers. This interactive map lets you see which countries and cities created different shoe trends and the history behind some of the top brands and designs.


Once you create an account with Pose, you can start sharing your favourite looks in seconds. Take a picture, add any tags that you want and upload the image using the app. You’ll get instant feedback from other users, and you can browse through recent and past apps to gain some inspiration.

The Hunt

With The Hunt, you’ll never again find yourself scouring the web to track down a new look. You can upload an image that you took, or you can share an image you found on Instagram or another social networking site. The image then goes out to thousands of other users, and they can let you know the designer behind that look and how much it costs.

Chic Feed

Professional designs and stylists turn to the streets for inspiration, and with Chic Feed, you can too. This app lets you see how other women rocked on the streets around the world, and you can share images that you captured as well.

Gilt Groupe

Gilt Groupe keeps you informed of upcoming sales at your favourite sites and from your favourite designers. This app will let you know of any sales taking place on the hottest merchandise, and it has a special feature that lets you get a closer look at each item before you buy.


Poshmark lets you search for items for sale in your area and make some sales of your own. You can post images of clothing and accessories that you no longer want or need, and you can make sales to other users. Browse various categories to find new pieces for your own wardrobe too.


Cloth takes your wardrobe and puts it at your fingertips. You can take photos of all your clothing, shoes and accessories and store those images in this app. It even lets you organise your images in any way you want to ensure that you never forget about that perfect dress in the back of your closet. Cloth and other apps will help you stay on top of the fashion world.

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ICFLIX KIDS Application On Samsung Devices: Get Free 1 Month Subscription!

ICFLIX, the region’s leading online streaming service has partnered with electronics giants Samsung to launch “ICFLIX KIDS on Samsung Devices.”

It is the first of its kind children’s application for VOD (Video on Demand). And the best part is, parents can try subscribing for a month absolutely free and see first if it is something we can rely to entertain our children.

How to subscribe free? Simply download the application on any Samsung device. This will give you access to hundreds of thousands of Hollywood, Bollywood, and Jazwood (Arabic) family friendly films, including television shows.And if our children like it, fret not because regular monthly subscription goes for a meager $7.99.

5 Reasons to download ICFLIX For Kids

1. A low monthly fee for cartoons and animations
2. New episodes and animated movies updated regularly
3. Multi-platform: watch on your favourite devices
4. Language options: English, French and Arabic
5. Watch over WiFi, 3G and 4G.

We are gearing up for long break in celebration of UAE 43rd National  Day. Some get 4-5 days of break and I know plenty of families plan for road trip and quick vacation on neighboring countries. With ICFLIX KIDS on Samsung Device, we have the perfect way to keep our kids entertained and hopefully give us all adults some much needed quality time.

To download, click ICFLIX KIDS .

ICFLIX (pronounced as I-see-flix) is the first subscription based movie streaming service in Middle East and North Africa region, and has been received with enthusiasm from members globally for bringing native content to South Asian and Arabic expatriates around the world. For a very affordable monthly subscription fee ($7.99 in MENA and less outside the region) subscribers can stream unlimited movies, TV shows, cartoons and documentaries from their all their smart devices.

*This is a sponsored post written on behalf of ICFLIX. All opinion are 100% my own.

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Look Your Best: Must-have Beauty Treatments for Festive Season

With the summer now in the rear view mirror and 2015 fast approaching, husbands might be looking for toys for the big boys like this one  to unwrap under the tree. But we know better because for us women, we should be looking at skincare regimen and advice for the cooler weather and festive season.

Recently launched Beverly Hills Aesthetic & Medical Centre, one of my favorite in Dubai has a range of completely non-invasive procedures for both men and women. Dr. Rehab Sattouf, Dermatologist at Beverly Hills gives her rundown of the best treatments to optimise the condition of your skin for the Autumn and Winter.

Hydrafacial Treatment Room at Beverly Hills Medical Center

  • For reinvigorated skin: HydraFacial® gently cleanses, hydrates and exfoliates the skin, removing impurities and toxins – leaving it fresh and healthy. Treatments only take 20 – 30 minutes, and the procedure is soothing, moisturising and non-irritating. I swear by this.
  • For a radiant glow: The milk peel restores a radiant complexion and stimulates the epidermis, while the cosmo peel reduces the appearance of wrinkles and fights texture irregularities.
  • For dehydrated and damaged skin: Reconditioning and firming gives a healthier and appearance.
  • For firmer skin: Correcting sagging and loose skin, especially along the jaw line, chin, abdomen and upper arm, Titan stimulates new collagen production and leads improvements in lax skin, lines and wrinkles.
  • For reducing the signs of ageing: Improving skin texture, shrinking pore size, diffusing redness and reducing fine lines and wrinkles, Laser Genesis gives skin a healthy rejuvenated appearance. Treatments are performed in a relaxed, comfortable surroundings without the need for topical anesthetics or gels.
  • For treating pigmentation: The LimeLight Facial is effective in treating skin redness, telangiectasia (tiny veins) and dark brown spots on any part of the face, neck and décolleté. It improves skin tone and surface imperfections associated with ageing and photodamage.

“From my experience, this time of year is generally busy for the dermatology and aesthetic industry, with people looking to put their best foot forward at family gatherings and parties,” explained Dr. Rehab who gave me my Hydrafacial treatment a few weeks back and been hooked since then.

“However, it is essential that people adhere to a skincare regime as advised by a professional, especially after treatments such as peels, facials and laser,” she continued.

For more information or to book an appointment, please call +971 4 349 5528 or email The centre is open from 9am to 9pm everyday, except Fridays. Alternatively visit:

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