2009 - 2010
"Leave a girl without food or water, but don't deprive her of her make up, hair and nails", states Lydia, a beautician at Papillon Rouge beauty salon in Moussaitbeh, Beirut, Lebanon.
"We can be like the Europeans, not like the Arabs", Beatrice Bekhache, 18, a Lebanese Debutante Ball participant.
2014 - 2015
"Psychologically, mentally, emotionally, it's on lockdown for all of us", Diana, 24 from Damascus, residing in Qatar.
2016 - 2018