M odel of the moment, Kendall Jenner is fast becoming the face du jour of the fashion and beauty industries. But aside from her high profile and famous family, Buro 24/7 Middle East finds out who the girl behind the reality-rise-to-fame is as we take a sneak peek at her Christmas calendar and discover her diary dates, favourite family traditions and her beauty secrets... 

Where are you spending the holidays? Are you traveling anywhere? 

I haven't planned anything yet, but I love being home with my family.

Do you have an annual holiday tradition?

We have an annual Christmas Eve party at my mum's house every year.

What is your favorite thing about the holidays and why?

I love the love that's in the air and the magic that you can feel! 

What is your signature holiday beauty look? 

A good red lip.

The Kardashian-Jenner's are known for their beauty tips and tricks. What are you five holiday beauty must-haves?

  • Estee Lauder! The Pure Color EnvyLiquid Lip Potion in Lethal Red, Little Black Primer, Modern Muse Le Rouge, Pure Colour Intense Kajal Eye Liner and the Double Wear Makeup To Go Liquid Compact.

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Christmas has it's signature scents. Why do you think that is?

It's cold and you need to cuddle with someone, so you better smell good!

And what will you be wearing to smell good?

Estee Lauder's Modern Muse Le Rouge.

How do you stay fit with all the holiday parties? Do you have any secrets you can share?

I try to stay fit by just going to the gym when I have the time and not eating all the cookies I see (laughs).

What are your favourite places to shop for gifts and why?

I love going to Barneys to buy gifts because they have everything! Plus it's always christmas-y!

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What is your favourite type of gift to give?

I love giving sentimental gifts.

What is the perfect housewarming gift for the host of the party? 

A nice decorative blanket.

What is your favorite holiday song?

Anything Babyface — it's so good! 

What is the number one gift on your wish list this year? 

Hmmm, I haven't thought that far yet. Let me keep you posted.

Sequins or sparkles for that perfect festive frock?

Something sparkly! 

What is your favourite holiday film?

My favorite holiday film is The Grinch... When his little heart grows! 

What is your favorite holiday food?

My favorite holiday food is a sweet potato soufflé.

The Estee Lauder Holiday collection is available at beauty counters across the Middle East.