Getting into the Festive Groove…MAC’s Global Senior Artist for the Middle East Mariam Khairallah Reveals More…

Going from the office to a festive party is an art form in and of itself. Meet MAC’s Global Senior Artist for the Middle East Mariam Khairallah who tells how it can be done effortlessly.

Q) What is this season’s festive look all about?

“This festive season is all about the sparkle. Go big on the shiny, shimmery, glossy, glittery, and highlighted look. I would say focusing on making your eyes look extra festive using the upcoming Shiny Pretty Things Holiday Collection from MAC.”

Q) What is an effortless way a woman can go from the office to a party?

“Add a winged liner, starting from the inner corner of the eye and wing it outwards. Compliment that with a dramatic, bold lipstick and you are good to go.”

Q) What are the key products all women need this season?

“I have a list for essential products to have this season:

  • Prep & Prime Fix+ Matte to set, hydrate and matte your face and look.
  • Studio Fix 24 Hour Smooth Wear Concealer that offers all day comfortable wear and blurs imperfections.
  • Studio Fix Perfecting Powder to set your makeup without creasing.
  • Extended Play Lash Mascara is a must in your everyday purse for the most beautiful natural lash effect.
  • Lip Conditioner to keep your lips hydrated.
  • Q) Fast forward to 2019, what can we look forward to in makeup looks?

    “Definitely bright colors, black liner, heavy glitters, velvet and powdery lips; these are the looks that dominated the runways this season. Looks like 2019 will be surprising the world with the beautifully unexpected looks.”