Lydia Schoonderbeek has over 18 years’ experience in the fashion and beauty industry. Lydia has dual heritage, Dutch and Egyptian and has had strong international exposure which has enabled her to experience global environments. She recently completed her MBA in Fashion from Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts. Alongside her MBA she started a blog and social channels to offer consistent, educated assistance and curated product reviews introducing her followers to the best beauty products on the market and helping them navigate their way through the wealth of information. Lydia worked at Harrods UK for a number of years as a member of the senior management team and was involved in managing the operations of a luxury department store. Previously, she worked for an Italian luxury company which designed eyewear for Vivienne Westwood, Missoni, Moschino and Dunhill. She studied at Leeds Metropolitan University (UK), Business Information Management and German, and whilst doing this she also gained work experience in fashion at Harvey Nichols.