We told you everything about Sonam's beautiful and simple mehendi ceremony that took place yesterday - we discussed her outfit, her make-up, the guests and even the decor. But most of us don't know much about the person who has made Sonam's mehendi function what it was - her mehendi artist! Strange right? Well, let's change the present scenario and tell you some interesting facts about Veena!
1. She has been in the mehendi industry for over 40 years now!
2. She is the most sought after mehendi artist for influential weddings!
She was hired for GVK Reddy's grandson Keshav Reddy's wedding, among many other high profile shaadis.
3. Sonam Kapoor is one of her most favourite clients!
On the day of her mehendi function, Veena shared a throwback picture with Sonam and captioned it:
"Guess who is in this photo? She has always liked mehendi since her childhood..."
Awww, that's so sweet. Veena has been seen applying mehendi on Sonam's hands on many occasions.
In fact, Veena was the mehendi artist for Sonam's cousin Akshay Marwah's wedding too.
4. Apart from doing Sonam Kapoor's bridal mehendi, she was also the woman behind the bridal mehendi of Karisma Kapoor, Shilpa Shetty, Farah Khan, Geeta Basra, Esha Deol and many more famous celebrities...
Veena with Harbhajan Singh and Geeta Basra during their mehendi ceremony...
She's a veteran in the mehendi application industry guys! Here she is with Karisma during her mehendi ceremony in 2003.
One with Farah Khan...
Shilpa and Raj getting their shagun ki mehendi done by Veena.
One with Sir Jadeja!
5. She is on great terms with most Bollywood celebs...
6. Her work has been featured in a number of Bollywood movies and TV shows...
Some of them being Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil and Patiala House among many others.
7. She even has a mehendi academy where she teaches application techniques, etc.
That is so cool!
Well, now we know why Veena Nagda is the go-to mehendi artist for every celebrity wedding!