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A Ramadan Success Guide: Pre-Ramadan Edition

Let’s be real - many of us have hefty goals to achieve in Ramadan and we wish to transform ourselves into our best version. Before getting into the nitty-gritty details of how to prepare yourself for Ramadan, let’s talk about the steps needed to take before you sit down and write down your Ramadan goals. Achieving success, especially in this holy month, is not by chance, it comes from strategy, and that strategy comes from getting ahead of the game before Ramadan arrives - let’s get into it, shall we?   RUN ERRANDS During Ramadan, don’t you feel like your laundry list of things to do is neverending? Imagine taking care of everything before Ramadan starts. By doing this, your...

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The Role Models of Our Time

Continuing our discussion from last week and into this fabulous month of women empowerment, today we wanted to talk about role models who speak not only Veiled Beaut’s mantra but to hundreds and thousands of women across the world. Fashion Role Models: Leena Asad from With Love, Leena Not only is Leena a joy to watch on YouTube, but she brings a fun and fresh outlook through her wardrobe and classic hijab styles. Something we love her for is helping women who struggle with fashion and making them feel empowered and beautiful in hijab. Jaserah Asadullah from Simply Jaserah Jaserah began her career by simply wanting to share her hijab journey with us all, and became into something so much...

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The Mothers of the Believers

Success is something everyone strives for in this world, but what we sometimes forget to recognize is that the true meaning of success can only be defined by the Creator. Allah sent our Prophet (S) as an example of an ideal character that his ummah (community) should follow in order to achieve everlasting success. And specifically for women, our Prophet (S) mentions the four best women to ever live, Khadijah bint Khuwaylid, Fatima bint Muhammad, Asiya bint Muzahim, and Maryam bint Imran.  Khadijah (AS): “She believed in me when all others disbelieved.” - Prophet Muhammad (S) referring to his beloved, Khadijah (AS).  Our Mother, Khadijah (AS), was a very successful businesswoman amongst the Quraysh, being characterized as resolute and noble,...

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The Hijab Style Guide

There are millions of styles to choose from when it comes to wrapping our hijabs, but here are some Veiled Beaut inspired ideas to get you started! The Classic Wrap: This style is probably the most widely-known technique to wrap any hijab and fits any occasion! Whether you’re going to work, going to the gym, or to an evening event, this style looks great in all fabrics and on all face shapes. Instructions: Frame the hijab around your face in a way that best suits you, making sure one side is longer than the other. Cross the longer end over your shoulder, towards the shorter end, and bring it around your neck, and back to where you started. (Note: you...

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Renewing Your Intentions

Each and every one of us lives with a purpose that shapes our actions, and more importantly, our lives. Once we discover that purpose we begin to work towards implementing the necessary actions needed to shape our lives to align with that same purpose. However, we sometimes forget to be mindful of our intentions as we try to shape our new world. Today, we want to talk about renewing our intentions, in all aspects of our lives.  Declutter your closet. There is zero space for items that do not bring you joy. Clean out everything that you don’t wear anymore and choose a generous way to repurpose them. Make space for the items that empower you and make you feel...

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