The Internet is full of Beauty and makeup hacks but we can’t trust all of them, right? So the one way to discover effective beauty hacks is by hit and trial method and the other one is to get tips from trusted sources such as Bollywood makeup artists. So, to keep your beauty game on point here are 7 tips from Bollywood makeup artists that will transform your beauty routine.

1. Don’t go fairer

As per Mickey Contractor who has worked with Bollywood actresses like Alia Bhat, Priyanka Chopra, and Kareena Kapoor, while buying makeup, the biggest mistake made by Indian women is buying foundation lighter than their actual skin color. We buy pasty and ghost-like makeup because of our obsession with fair skin. So, always pick a color closest to your skin tone.

2. To look awake and alert, use base makeup

Makeup artist Shaan Muttathil knows about makeup for Indian women as he has worked with Jaqueline Fernandez and Chitrangada Singh. He suggests using a little dab of base makeup inside the waterline of your eye if you want to make them look more wide and open.

3. Smoky eyes

Donald Simrock, the makeup artist of Madonna, Shraddha Kapoor, and  Priyanka Chopra suggests in order to a seamless, blended smokey eye, make an outline of your eye with liquid or gel bronzer.

4. Moisturization

In any makeup routine, moisturizer is the very first step. And Priyanka Chopra’s former makeup artist Uday Shirali agrees with it. He emphasizes on using a good moisturizing foundation.

5. For easy bounce

As per, Deepika Padukone’s former hairstylist, crimp the sections of your hair closest to your scalp to add texture and volume to the hair.

6. For full, thick eyelashes

Namrata Soni who has worked with Sonam Kapoor says that before applying mascara, curl your eyelashes to make them look fuller.

7. A dab of highlighter can revamp your look

Around the inner corners of your eyes, dab a spot of shimmer eye shadow or highlighter to transform your look as per makeup artist of Sonam Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, Arti Nayar.


An easy way to go from a day look to a night look is dab a spot of highlighter or shimmer eyeshadow around the inner corners of your eyes, says celebrity makeup artist Arti Nayar, who works with Sonam Kapoor and Alia Bhatt.

Did these tips work for you? Let us know in the comments.


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