As a nation obsessed with Bollywood and celebrity styles, we never seem to get enough of our favourite Bollywood style icons and how to get the look that they effortlessly pull off. They may have an army to make them look like Goddesses but don’t worry, we are here to help you channelise your inner Bollywood diva. Here are seven of the hottest makeup trends in Bollywood that are definitely worth stealing this season.
1. Nude Lipstick
Nude lipstick seems to be everyone’s favourite trend this year. Be it Anushka Sharma, Alia Bhatt Kareena Kapoor Khan or Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, all the leading ladies in Bollywood seem to be enamoured with this trend. The easiest look you can opt for with this latest Bollywood obsession is a subtle highlight, a generous coat of mascara and your favourite tint of nude lipstick.
2. Floral Hair is here to stay
While the #Virushka wedding gave all brides and grooms to be many wedding goals, the one the thing struck out the most was the beautiful floral gajra that Anushka had sported. Not only did the beautiful bride Anushka Sharma own it, but Kangana Ranaut and Kriti Sanon were also seen adorning the trend with pins and roses at the wedding reception in Mumbai. By the looks of it, floral hair accessories are definitely going to be the staple trendsetter this wedding season.
3. Defined Eyebrows
Remember the days when thin and well-defined eyebrows were the talk of trend town? Well, the trend has most definitely seen some change. It’s all about slightly grown bold and thick eyebrows which frame your face perfectly. Just one glance at Priyanka’s eyebrows will give you an idea of how awesome the thick eyebrow look is.
4. Metallic Manicures
Out of all things metallic, this season has been all about over-the-top metallic nails. From dramatic metallic coloured nail paint to nail extensions studded with crystals, it is definitely the style to steal from B’Town.
5. Magical Blue eyes
Yes, the new aquatic blue eyes are giving the ever so popular smokey eyes a run for its money. From blue eyeliner, mascara to blue eye shadow, many Bollywood style icons like Deepika Padukone, Sonakshi Sinha and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan have been spotted owning the new hue.
6. Bold and Bright lips
Remember when Aishwarya Rai Bachchan wore a statement purple lipstick to the Cannes Film Festival 2017 and the world just couldn’t stop gushing over it? Well, it looks like one of the hottest trends taking Bollywood by storm is bold and bright statement lips. Ombre to double- toned lips along with dashes of glitter, it has been the style that dominated every runway and is sure to make you look red carpet ready every time you put it on.
7. Highlighters are the highlight!
Highlighters are here to stay. It has been the highlight of all runways and red carpets, from different shades of highlighters to simple countering, this technique helps you attain a perfectly defined face structure with minimal effort. All Bollywood fashion icons like Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone and Sonam Kapoor have all been seen making this form of makeup a staple while hitting red carpets.