Gone are the days when friends and relatives used to dress up the bride and do her makeup. Women these days want to look like dreamy divas on the special occasions and they seek the help of professional makeup artists. Be it their own wedding or best friend’s engagement party, every woman desires to look the best. If you are in Kolkata and looking for a makeup artist, this post is just for you. We have a list of Top 15 makeup artists from the city.
Working for more than 20 years, Aniruddha Chakladar, is definitely the most experienced makeup artist from Kolkata. He has worked with Mr Pandhari Juker, the leading makeup artist of the Indian film industry. After years of learning and nurturing the skills, the man has emerged to be one of the leading makeup artists of the country. His brushes can create wonders, bringing out the best features of a woman. He has worked with top directors for movies as he designed the looks and made the characters look real. But the busy man admits that his passion lies with dressing up a bride for her D-day. It is not just about the makeup! He conceptualises the entire look, helping the bride to choose the dress, and definitely designs the perfect look for the woman. Each of his brides looks different as he works in retaining her individuality, accentuating her attractive features and concealing imperfections.
Facebook page: https://web.facebook.com/aniruddha.chakladar
8/13 Fern Road,
Kolkata – 700019
West Bengal, India
Mobile: +91 98300 39699
Phone: +91 332440 3513
He is another extremely talented makeup artist from Kolkata, with several years of work experience. He specialises in stage makeup. Tapas is also a very popular bridal makeup artist amongst the elite of Kolkata. His intricate brushwork creates the perfectly traditional Bengali bride. At the same time, he uses modern techniques and creates the different unconventional looks, especially for reception parties.
Facebook page: https://web.facebook.com/MakeUpArtistTapas/home
Abhijit Chanda is a young professional makeup artist from the city, with expertise in airbrush makeup. Although he is well-known for his work in the fashion and film industry, he is probably more famous as a bridal makeup artist after working with more than 3000 brides. You can also opt for paid trials before booking him for your D-day. If you want to get an appointment during the busy wedding season, make sure you call and get your appointment early.
Facebook page: https://web.facebook.com/abhijit.chanda1
He is young and he is an extremely talented makeup artist. He has worked with stars from the B-town and he is a pro with both: makeup and hairstyling. His makeup works look casual and glam at the same time.
Facebook page: https://web.facebook.com/don.hsiao.7
If you want to be the perfect Bengali bride with deep kohled eyes and red lips, Nabin Das will be your obvious choice. He is working as a hair and makeup artist for long, and his clients are super satisfied with his work. He is also available for fashion shoots.
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166C/6/7, Lake Gardens (Near Allahabad Bank)
Kolkata – 700074
Contact: +91 98312 33618, +91 98310 33618
He is another experienced makeup artist from the town. He has worked extensively for television and fashion shows. He is a pro at bridal and party makeup. His brushes bring out the best features of any woman effortlessly and give her the perfect, confident look.
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/nanda.majumder
She has years of experience in bridal and party makeup and is an amazing hairstylist too. She has her own salon and training academy for budding makeup artists. Kakoli prefers doing the eye makeup before doing the base as it helps in doing the makeup quickly and neatly. She took training from London Makeup Academy and Vidal Sasson. Her training institute, Glitz and Glamour Academy, is internationally reputed and tied up with IHB OMC.
Salon- K hair n beauty, 1235 Survey Park, c-15 Sammilani, Santoshpur, Kolkata- 700075
Keya Seth is one of the renowned aroma-therapists of the country and her parlours offer amazing bridal makeup packages. The packages generally include saree draping, hair styling and bridal makeup, and also mehendi application. Experts take care of all the needs and you will definitely be satisfied with the experience. All the contact details are available on her website.
Here is another young and very talented makeup artist from the city. He gives his clients a subtle and sophisticated look. He is also available for portfolio shoots. You can check out his work on the facebook page. Book him in advance if you want to look like a classy bride on your D-day.
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/abhijit.paul.167
Prasenjit is available for photo-shoots, fashion photography, party and bridal makeup. He loves the natural makeup look that looks glamorous. He creates the perfect winged eyes for the brides and contours their face when it’s necessary.
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/prasenjit.biswas.9
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They also believe in natural makeup as it enhances the good skin. They prefer to highlight the eyes and add a light blush and red lips to finish off the look. And, of course, they add the chandan to make the Bengali bride look perfect and confident.
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Bridal-Makeover-By-Bhaskar-Sandip-1472775612972409/
He is yet another versatile makeup artist. He prefers to create a flawless makeup base. For daytime looks, he opts for a light base, nude eyeshadow and thick mascara without a kajal or liner. For the night looks, he prefers dark, smoky eyes and nude lips.
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sabuj.poyra
This young lady is doing great with fashion, party and bridal makeup. Her bridal makeup looks are natural, fresh and beautiful. Sananda loves to use the makeup setting sprays to make the makeup last longer and also to give a soft, dewy look.
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sananda.bhowmik
She is another young and fun-loving makeup artist. This is what she says about her makeup work – “I follow the natural contour of the face and eyes and lips. You can never go wrong with makeup that way. I do not create someone else but a pretty version of the same person I am working on!” She is also the owner and founder of Studio 84, Professional Makeup Academy.
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/mousingh
He is young, dynamic and versatile. Sumanta is a pro in fashion and portfolio photography and also loves creating bridal looks. His makeup looks natural and fresh with a dewy glow. You can contact him over facebook for appointments.
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/sumanta.bhattacharjee.50
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