Six Arab Instagram stars get their very own three-part reality show

Lana El-Sahely is a Lebanese social media star. (Photo courtesy: Instagram)
Updated 26 December 2017

Six Arab Instagram stars get their very own three-part reality show

DUBAI: Six of the Middle East’s most fashionable Instagram stars are starring in their very own three-part reality show, set to air across the region on E! television channel on Dec. 26.
Available exclusively on OSN or WAVO, the home of such hit shows as “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” and “Rich Kids of Beverly Hills” is set to show off the lives of six Middle Easters social media personalities in a mini-series titled “My Fabulous M.E.”
The three-part series by Sugar Rush Productions features two personalities per episode, including influences from Beirut, Dubai and Kuwait.
The show will feature Kuwaiti star Fatima Almomen, who has 1.2 million followers on Instagram, as well as Kuwaiti Dana Al-Tuwarish, who has 1.8 million followers on the social media platform.

I love the rain

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Representing Beirut is Nour Arida, a fashion blogger with 203,000 followers on Instagram. Fellow Lebanese star Lana El-Sahely, with 200,000 followers, will join her on the show.

When it's the holidaysss

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Dubai-based personalities include Lebanese beauty blogger Maya Ahmad, who has more than one million followers on Instagram and nearly 500,000 subscribers on YouTube. She is joined by 24-year-old Hadia Ghaleb who has 863,000 followers on Instagram and 250,000 fans on Facebook.

The struggle of coming up with a valuable caption

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Halima Aden heads back to Dubai

Halima Aden at a previous event. (AFP)
Updated 22 October 2018

Halima Aden heads back to Dubai

DUBAI: Somali-American, hijab-wearing model Halima Aden is set to touch down in Dubai as she will be launching the Max Mara capsule collection in The Dubai Mall on Monday night.

Aden was just here less than a month ago, with superstar Rihanna, for the Fenty Beauty Masterclass that took place at the end of September.

Aden has become known in the fashion industry, having walked for Max Mara, Yeezy, Alberta Ferretti and many others.

She also is known for her charity work as an ambassador for UNICEF and uses her voice and platforms to advocate for children’s rights.

Aden is a former child refugee, who came to the US during the Somali Civil War in the early 1990s.