Wedding Inspired Makeup Looks | VIDEO

 

Hi everyone! Wedding looks are always so much fun to create and I partnered with Nykaa to create two beautiful wedding inspired looks. The first look is a Royal Wedding look where I’ve done a soft golden brown eye paired with a deep wine lip. I loved the green anarkali and the temple jewellery that the stylist arranged for this look at the shoot. This is a timeless look that can be worn by anyone, whether you are the bride yourself or just a wedding guest. The second one is a completely different look and I explored a cooler color palette for this Reception look. The focus of the look is the eye makeup, wherein I used a sparkly pigment to create an evening eye that is bold and striking! Hope you enjoy both these videos.

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FACES Ultime Pro Matte Lip Crayon | NEW Shades – Swatches

 

Hi everyone! FACES has recently added 11 new shades to their Pro Matte Lip Crayon range. These are creamy, smooth, pigmented lip crayons with a true matte finish. The formula is very comfortable and long lasting, the color selection is excellent too! Here are the swatches of the new shades, both on my bare arm as well as on the lips. These are priced at Rs 799 each.
 
FACES Ultime Pro Matte Lip Crayon - NEW Shades - Swatches

 

FACES Ultime Pro Matte Lip Crayon - NEW Shades - Swatches

 

 

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Natural, Fresh Makeup | Beginners Tutorial

 
Hi everyone! I took some time off last week to visit my parents and I packed a very small makeup bag for my visit. I pretty much wore the same look everyday; natural luminous base, defined eyes & brows (most days without eye shadow, just liner and mascara), a hint of pink blush and a natural pink lip. The look I wore was very similar to a natural, fresh look I posted recently on my YouTube channel. Check out the tutorial below!
 
 

 
Natural, Fresh Makeup - Beginners Tutorial

 

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3 Party Looks for Indian skin | Video Tutorial

 

Hi everyone! As the year comes to an end, holiday season parties are on everyone’s mind. I’ve been really into doing party makeup looks these past few weeks and here are 3 of my most recent videos for some party makeup inspiration. I love a red lip as it instantly brightens and lifts the whole face. To give a little party spin to a classic red lip-winged liner combination, I added a thin silver liner with the black. This look is really striking, definitely party-worthy and quite easy to do. You don’t need any eye shadows for this look! I used my favorite red lipstick – MAC Ruby Woo for this look. If you haven’t been keeping up with the news, MAC is now available at Nykaa.com 🙂
 
 

Red Lips Christmas Party Look
Red Lips Christmas Party Look

 

Red Lips Christmas Party Look
Red Lips Christmas Party Look

 

Red Lips or smokey eyes may not be everyone’s cup of tea. For fans of a nude look, I did a soft gold party look last week which pairs a soft brown lip with a gold eye. To add a little festive spin to it, I used a gold pigment over the eyes, with a soft cut crease. Winged liner always looks pretty and I made sure to use a generous bit of highlighter on the cheekbones for a golden glow.
 

Gold Party Makeup Look
Gold Party Makeup Look

 

Gold Party Makeup Look
Gold Party Makeup Look

 

For those who love the drama of a black smokey eye, this sparkly smokey eye look would be perfect! I generally don’t do black smokey eyes as they can be difficult to pull off but I loved how the silver pigment added some sparkle and shine to a flat smokey eye. To keep the focus on the eyes, I used a neutral blush and warm nude lip.
 

Sparkly Black Smoky Eye
Sparkly Black Smoky Eye

 

Which of these 3 looks would you like to try out? My personal favorite is the red lip 🙂

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Face Massage Techniques for Healthy Skin

 

Hi everyone! Today I’ll be sharing a few techniques for face massage that you can include in your skin care routine. A face massage has amazing benefits for the skin. It boosts micro-circulation which means more oxygen and better delivery of nutrients to the skin. It can also help firm up sagging facial muscles and improve the elasticity of the skin. While regular facials at the parlor is a luxury that few of us can afford, its easy to do a facial or a simple massage at home on a weekly or fortnightly basis. Have a look at my face massage techniques video below to know more.

 

Face Massage Techniques

 

A few pointers to keep in mind :

  1. Always start with clean hands and a cleansed face.
  2. Use light pressure when working around the delicate eye area.
  3. Make sure to use a good quality cream/lotion/oil for your massage. Something which feels nourishing is good but if it contains nutritious ingredients that help add a glow to the skin, even better! My pick – Forest Essentials Soundarya Radiance CreamThis is a powerful combination of 24 Karat Gold Bhasma, effective herb infusions, unprocessed oils, pure cow’s ghee and nourishing roots; that are stored and simmered over a slow fire in copper vessels that impart their own potent properties to these.
  4. Use a floral face water or thermal spring water mist to aid the massage. The skin tends to absorb the cream after a while so its helpful to use a mist to add some slip to the skin.
  5. Avoid excessive rubbing on areas where you may have broken/irritated skin or active acne.

 

 

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