Deepika Padukone – Apart from being a versatile actress and a sartorial stunner, the diva also championed the noble cause of raising awareness for mental health and ways to combat depression. Probably one of the first actors to openly speak about her struggles with depression and mental health in 2015 in an interview, Deepika Padukone paved way for other actors to go vocal on their vulnerabilities. The Live Love Laugh Foundation (TLLLF), which she founded in 2015, published its 2018 National Survey Report: How India Perceives Mental Health. While the survey shed light on the statistics of mental health consciousness amongst the Indian population across major cities, Deepika Padukone articulated on the misconception that depression only happens to someone who is successful. She also spoke on agenda of her foundation that believes in focussing on fewer programmes that deliver a larger impact. Consuming everything in moderation was her firm stance on the effect of social media on mental health. Ushering this positive change relentlessly but steadily, Deepika Padukone channelled a simple yet significant vibe through the powerful monochrome vibe. She was styled by her go-to fashion stylist, Shaleena Nathani.
Power dressing is an art attempted by many but aced by few. Allowing her powerful monochrome ensemble to take centre stage whilst she spoke about some poignant findings, Deepika Padukone wowed us with her seriously compelling style play. Lithe, athletic and towering, Deepika Padukone’s flattering fashion game often features contemporary cuts in simpler solid colours or prints like the florals and modish silhouettes. Here’s a closer look at her latest style offering.
Deepika Padukone – Effortless Chic, always!
Deepika Padukone paired separates of a white Proenza Schouler top and fitted black pants with fringed hem from Gucci. Keeping up the monochrome vibe with black pumps, Deepika Padukone went down the minimal accessory way and sported dainty pearl studs. (Also Read: #MonochromeMonday: For Deepika Padukone monochrome dressing means never looking anything short of chic!)
Makeup artist Rosario Belmonte gave Deepika a flawless makeup, accentuated by bold eyebrows, lined eyes, and nude-toned lips while hair stylist Gabriel Georgiou gave her a sleek middle-parted low back ponytail, nailing the crisp look perfectly.
Bollywood Hungama Style Take – Deepika Padukone
Opting for the always chic monochrome that can be safely called as her go-to style, Deepika dabbled in equal parts of chic and crisp. While the shoes, hairdo and a minimal makeup further add elements of sleek, Deepika Padukone strode with a whiff of confidence with a natural flair for elegance. (Also Read: Deepika Padukone and Shoojit Sircar open up about their Piku star Irrfan Khan’s health)
Style Cues – Deepika Padukone
Well, it’s certainly said for a reason, When in Doubt, Go Monochrome”! As she doled out yet another classic lesson in smart meets formal dressing with a seriously playful vibe, you too can try this powerful yet stunning look and make heads turn.
While her style shenanigans are always under the media scanner and are much of a delight to fashion aficionados and critics alike, Deepika’s signature style personifies three C’s- Chic, Classy, and Cheeky! On the professional front, Deepika is riding high on the phenomenal success of the magnum opus, Padmaavat. Her project with her Piku co-star, Irrfan Khan – a biopic on Sapna Didi to be directed by Vishal Bharadwaj is on the backburner owing to Irrfan’s illness.