Category: Fashion & Lifestyle

DoST develops Halal-certified skincare products

MANILA; In response to the increasing demand for products and services catering to Muslim consumers, which were still lacking in the Philippines, the Industrial Technology…

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Modest fashion’s big Asia opportunity

JAKARTA: More than a decade after setting up a modest fashion business, Vivy Sofinas Yusof has yet to land on a definition of the sector…

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How halal beauty became the industry’s next step for inclusivity

By Zeynab Mohamed I remember the first time I learnt about Halal, I was five. From that moment, while I didn’t fully understand the nuances…

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Indonesia and Malaysia: At the forefront of halal beauty innovation

JAKARTA: The Asia-Pacific (APAC) region is accounting for the largest slice of this thriving market, with Malaysia and Indonesia leading the pack. Although Malaysia is…

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Halal beauty brands see rising popularity in Bangladesh

DHAKA: The term ‘halal’ has commonly been associated with Islamic dietary laws and food. But who could’ve thought that this term will become beauty’s latest…

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Alcohol-free cosmetics market to witness exponential growth by 2027

SEATTLE, WA: Alcohol-free Cosmetics Market gets a high headroom for growth with rising demand from the ecommerce space and improving earning visibility , Alcohol is…

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Modest Fashion Is A Big Business — And These Women Run It

LONDON: Clothes have interested me since I knew what they were, and what they could do. A couple of my earliest childhood nicknames were to…

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‘Modest fashion’ looks to move from niche to mainstream

ISTANBUL: When Kerim Ture was first building his online fashion retailer for Muslim women, would-be investors would make Islamophobic jokes. “They would say: ‘Let me…

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Beats for women: Turkey’s star hijabi DJ leads dance revolution

ISTANBUL:There has been an increasingly popular trend in Turkey and among Turkish expats in Europe: DJs in headscarves who entertain at alcohol-free parties that are…

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One year on, Muslim women reflect on wearing the niqab in a mask-wearing world

By Anna Piela Visiting Scholar in Religious Studies and Gender, Northwestern University MELBOURNE: One year into the pandemic, protective face masks have come to signify…

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