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Navratri followed by Dussehra and Diwali is that time of the year when we’re both excited and hassled at the same time and you know why. The thought of looking your possible best is appealing but the word ‘how?’ brings pressure. While one can manage to get a gorgeous outfit as options are endless, but when it comes to beauty looks - that’s where everyone feels the challenge. No worries, Bollywood celebs are here to help out. And buns are clearly taking over but there are other hairstyles as well. So, if you were looking for some kickass beauty looks for that Navratri party, here are some flawless hair and make-up inspo.
What’s better than a traditional bun at an occasion which demands a dandiya performance from the diva in you. Kriti Sanon’s look is styled by Sukriti Grover in a Sukriti and Akriti outfit and statement jewellery from Satyani Fine Jewels. Go ahead with a sweep of golden eyeshadow on the eyes and a subtle shade of peach for your pout. A thick liner will help highlight your eyes while the minimal make-up will enhance your ensemble.
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Smoky eyes? Yes, please! This refreshing look of Kareena Kapoor Khan is styled by Mohit Rai and Chandani Mehta Zatakia. If you are opting for a subtle coloured or sheer lehenga with embellishments like Kareena’s blouse from House of Kotwara and dupatta from Abhinav Mishra, a classic braid will give you a serene look. Go for subtle pink lips with that.
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A high bun goes the best with flashy outfits like Taapsee Pannu’s Abhinav Mishra lehenga styled by Devki B. Taapsee’s hair, lip and eye colour are feminine and not OTT, perfect for letting her gorgeous jewellery by Raabta by Rahul and outfit stand out.
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Doesn’t she look lovely? Karisma Kapoor’s make-up is by Kritika Gill. When choosing an elegant printed outfit, go ahead with smoky eye make-up and a dark shade of lipstick. That twisted braid bun will certainly add all the chic you need.
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High-rise ponytail? Why not? Choose a chic outfit like Shilpa Shetty’s fusion look, styled by Sanjana Batra, and put all the focus on your make-up to really help you shine. You can experiment with the eyeshadow colours by blending beige and black with a grey-green eyeliner if you love Shilpa’s look. We certainly do!
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Get crafty with a fishtail bun hairstyle just like Amit Thakur did for Shruti Haasan. Her make-up is by Aparnah Mitter and she’s wearing a stunning sari from Anavila Mishra styled by Shreeja Rajgopal. When you have a lot going on with your hairstyle, keep your eyes and lips subtle, go for a classic black eyeliner and a pink lip gloss in your shade.
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If you don’t have time to ace an updo or a braid, no problem, let your hair down. Sonakshi Sinha’s look in Anita Dongre’s black and gold lehenga and Anmol Jewellers’ statement earrings and ring is styled by Mohit Rai. Add an edge with a stunning, pointed cat-eye. Golden eyeshadow, highlighter and a subtle pink lipstick will perfectly compliment your striking outfit.
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