July 05, 2020 05:35 PM | by The Fustany Team
What Happened on Fustany's Instagram This Week?
Do you follow Fustany's Instagram account? Well, whatever the answer is, we wanted to share with you snippets of the best, most helpful, and interesting Instagram posts that were posted during this past week.
It was a week full of events, but it was dominated by an uproar on social media because of what women are exposed to everyday from crimes like FGM to sexual harassment and assault. However, we're all here to stand next to each other and remind each other that there is hope and our voices are strong enough to make change. Also, we were incredibly saddened and heartbroken over the death of our beautiful and dear legendary actress Ragaa El-Gedawy.
1. Egyptian celebrities participate in an awareness campaign against FGM
The female genital mutilation crime is still being committed and many celebrities are participating to raise awareness in a campaign about this serious crime and the need to end and stop it. The most recent was a campaign launched by the National Council for Women...
2. El Sawy Culture Wheel gets creative with their audience!
Life is starting to get back to normal with cinemas and theatres opening, among them is El Sawy. They're encouraging people to come by placing chairs as dividers with stars from the golden age of Egypt's silver screen.
3. Haute couture fashion week to return after 3 months
Haute Couture fashion has been on pause for 3 months and things are finally getting back on track where digital runways will be shown for fall/winter 2021, starting with Dior.
4. Gucci features the beautiful Ellie
Beauty standards are slowly being destroyed one after another. It was great to see Gucci chose 18 year old model Ellie Goldstein, who has Down's Syndrome, as the face of their new mascara L'Obscure.
5. Your voice matters
Everyone knows what women are subjected to on a daily basis, from verbal sexual harassment, sexual assault, rape and blackmail to keep quiet. It's time to speak and stand against years of trauma and fear.
6. Tricks to get different looks with the same outfit
We tend to forget that we can completely change the look of an outfit or clothing piece with the simplest smart tricks.
7. Blackmail is a crime and you shouldn't have to give in to it
Women and girls can protect themselves from online harassment and blackmail and thanks to Omar El Sbtawy, he's showing you how to get out of situations like this and find a safe way to deal with it and cut the harasses abuse.
8. Ragaa El-Gedawy Passes away
After a long battle with the Coronavirus, Egyptian icon Ragaa El getaway has sadly passed away. We are all in mourning and she will be missed beyond words.
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