The Kuwaiti Makeup Artist Who Inspired a Generation
Hanan Bilal was one of the most influential makeup artists of her generation. She was born in Kuwait in 1965 and she quickly rose to prominence in the fashion and beauty industry. Her work graced the covers of magazines and her style was imitated by women all over the world. In 2003, she was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine. Here’s her story.
Hanan’s love for makeup began when she was a young girl. She would often sneak into her mother’s makeup bag and experiment with different looks. When she was older, she began working as a model and then as a makeup artist. It was in this role that she truly began to shine. Hanan had a unique eye for detail and a knack for creating looks that were both stylish and timeless. Her work soon caught the attention of the international fashion community, and she quickly became one of the most sought-after makeup artists in the world.
One of Hanan’s most famous looks is known as the “smokey eye.” This look involves using dark eyeshadow to create a smoldering, sultry effect. It’s a look that has been imitated by millions of women (and men!) all over the world, but no one does it quite like Hanan Bilal. If you’re ever in Kuwait, be sure to book an appointment with her at her salon, House of Beauty!
Hanan Bilal was a true icon in the world of fashion and beauty. She inspired millions of people with her unique sense of style and her ability to create looks that were both beautiful and timeless. If you’re ever in Kuwait, be sure to visit her salon and experience Hanan’s magic for yourself!