Famously known by the name Layla.A, ace Entrepreneur and content creator Layla is one of the most beautiful and sought after Influencer of Oman. She is loved by her fans for her unfathomable beauty and mesmerizing class. She has also been awarded Oman’s top “lifestyle influencer” by Forbes Middle East. Even after being the top influencer of Oman whose stardom amassed a lot of followers on her social media platforms in a very short interval of time, Layla.A is still very humble and gives the credits of her success to almighty God and her Fans.
She recently got nominated for the millenial leader award and inclusiveness and diversity awards By women icon awards. A worldwide renowned organization that has chosen her for these titles.
Looking back at her early life, this genius Entrepreneur Layla.A was not one of the fortunate ones. She has seen quite rough times as a child, moving around yet being tied to the Gulf her whole life. She worked really hard to reach where she is today and it shows through her content.
The top Influencer Layla.A was a brilliant student in her higher secondary and college. Layla was very active in creativity such as Art, crafts, modeling for makeup, appearing in Ads for advertisement and acting. She is a certified Fashion designer. Layla.A opened up a design and styling studio back in 2013 in Qatar which led her to join social media where Started off sharing her lifestyle, adding fashion and beauty along the way, It was shortly after that she had a breakthrough when she collaborated with several popular fashion tycoon brands and publications. Since then she never looked back and has been growing year by year.
In a sea full of rising content creators, Layla.A is a household name that echoes throughout the GCC and the Middle East by filling in gaps where it’s necessary. She is speaking about tabu topics often on her platforms and always very inclusive of everyone no matter their race or background. Being a 3rd culture adult herself and raising mixed children she also talks about the difficulties in our society along with sharing her burst of positivity that is infectious.
Layla.A has strong influence in the digital world and she is the founder of the hashtag #Beyourowntrend since 2013. Encouraging her audience to be the most authentic to themselves and others as they grow through life. Being a millenial mom and entrepreneur, Layla.A has definitely gathered an audience that can relate to the content that is sassy, creative and humorous.
Through her lifestyle videos that includes food, travel and appreciation of all cuisines and cultures. Entrepreneur Layla.A has been bringing international attention to Oman and the neighbors. She has more than 328k followers on her Instagram @beinglayla_a. Many of her followers are from the middle east and abroad including the United States, Canada, Brazil, and parts of Europe to watch what is unfamiliar to see through traditional media. You can also follow her on tiktok and snapchat @beinglayla_a; on YouTube she is by the name beinglayla.A.
She has a wide range of experiences professionally – Having emceed number of prestigious events such as “Mercedez benz Fashion week” in Qatar 2016, She was also nominated as “Fashion influencer of the year” by Grazia Qatar also in 2016. Followed by hosting and emceeing concerts in Muscat featuring international afro beats artist “Ali Kiba”.
She has hosted events for brands such as Kenzo Qatar, smoothie factory, Inglot GCC, and also is the presenter of her series on Times of Oman media for Ramadan.
These past years, Layla.A also earned a spot at TEDxYouth in DPSIMIS Qatar, where she spoke on her professional and personal journeys in a speech titled “Beyond Beauty.” To be successful is one thing, but the responsibility that success comes with, is quite hard to deal with.
“I believe dreams do come true but you will have to work hard and then work smart to make the reality your routine. If you fail to do so the success will disappear like dreams disappear the day after.”- Entrepreneur and Influencer Layla.A.