Gone are the days where you went to a nearby salon to have someone dust eyeshadow on your eyes and apply foundation in preparation for your wedding day. The Make-up industry has moved eons forward innovative products and fancy techniques. Techniques that can transform you beyond recognition. With innumerable products and companies in the market, the possibilities are endless and so are the looks.
So what kind of make-up should you pick for your wedding day? Which make-up artist? What kind of look do you want? Which shade palette compliments your skin tone? Worry not you beautiful brides to be!
We have curated for you a list of the very best make-up artists in the country to follow for the ultimate bridal look.
1. Namrata Soni
How often have you girls found yourself drooling over Sonam Kapoor’s gorgeous make-up? This is the amazing woman who casts her magic behind the scenes. Her chic taste and sophisticated yet flirty colour palette translate into her signature dewy, glowy and fresh look which is every bride-to-be’s dream. Follow her for a perfectly pretty bridal look.
2. Mickey Contractor
Bollywood’s favourite make-up artist, this man is also the M.A.C’s Director of Makeup Artistry for India. Moreover, he has his own M.A.C special edition collection. Need we say more? Follow him for a jaw-dropping, bold bridal look!
3. Ambika Pillai
Celebrity hair stylist and make-up artist, Ambika Pillai is one of the biggest names in the industry. She has done make-up for many stars as well as worked her magic behind both international and national runways. She has eight salons under her name and a make-up line of her own. For iconic bridal looks, follow her.
4. Anil Chinnappa
Meet the man behind Deepika’s au naturel look. With his minimalist approach, he believes in the beauty of imperfections. Having assisted Cory Walia, this make-up artist has dressed the faces of Bollywood beauties such as Priyanka Chopra and Bipasha Basu. For girls who want to sport a nearly bare face with subtle accents and highlights, this artist is worth following.
5. Ojas Rajani
With talent and experience in abundance, she is truly the best out there. She has worked her craft in the film fashion and on numerous Bollywood as well as some Hollywood celebrities. Particularly an expert in bridal makeup, her signature look of a glowy bride is hard to miss.
With the tips, tricks and expertise of these Makeup Gurus, you are sure to shine brighter than the sun on your special day.