Howaida was born in Alexandria, Egypt and graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts, Alexandria University in 2002. She studied Fashion Design and Styling as well as Visual Merchandising at the School of Fashion in Milano – Istituto Marangoni and Milan Fashion Campus in Italy.
Howaida currently lives in Cairo and is a mother of two. She participated in Home Concept Exhibition in 2018 and exhibited her artworks at a group exhibition that was hosted at Cairo Opera House in January 2020. She started painting in 2017 and her paintings are usually of mixed media on canvases and modern abstracts in different sizes.