Joelle Mardinian, MEA Dubai

Joelle has been the lead Max Factor MUA and Creative Director in the Middle East since 2010. She is also the host of the makeover TV show titled “Joelle” which has been on MBC1 for over 10 years. Joelle Mardinian has been the lead MUA and Creative Director for Max Factor in the Middle East since 2010. She is also the host of the makeover TV show titled “Joelle” which has been airing on MBC1 for over 10 consecutive years. MBC1 is the Middle East’s number one satellite TV channel and scores more than 120 million viewers per day. Joelle has been rewarded the most influential fashion and make up expert in the Middle East, being the most loved female TV personality by fans across the GCC. In 2010 she received the Arab Woman of the Year award by L’Officiel Middle East, she was also named Businesswoman of the year. Furthermore she has been named one of the 100 most powerful Arab Women in 2013 and 2014 by Arabian Business. Forbes selected Joelle as one of the world’s 500 most influential Arabs for her success and accomplishments throughout the Middle East. Joelle was also named on Ahlan’s HOT 100 list in 2011 and 2014. Back in 2008 she founded Maison de Joelle – a chain of eight salons to date, offering an all-encompassing beauty experience in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Riyadh, Jeddah, Qatar and Erbil. More recently she launched Clinica Joelle, a dedicated cosmetic clinic in Dubai for surgical and non-surgical solutions in collaboration with A-list doctors, surgeons, slimming experts and beauty consultants. Joelle is an avid social media user and can be found tweeting her thoughts and ideas on her personal account @joellemardinian, and sharing her lifestyle, fashion and beauty moments on Instagram on @joellembc1, keeping her fans ever closer.