It’s that time of the year again, when a bevy of award shows have been honouring the finest performances in Bollywood for 2017. But the one-stop beauty destination, Nykaa.com and Femina collaborated yet again to host the Beauty Awards to honour the finest beauty products that rendered us flawless in 2017. We believe it’s quite safe to say that beauty regimes and beauty products have assumed an undeniable and irreplaceable importance in recent times. The credit to this awareness is because of the growing brigade of beauty bloggers and makeup artists. A one of its kind awards, helping us mere mortals choose some finest Holy Grail products, last night saw the Nykaa.com Femina Beauty Awards 2018 happen at JW Marriott Mumbai Juhu, Mumbai and hosted by the stunning Shibani Dandekar. The tinsel town divas who upped the style quotient of the Award night with their fabulous designer ensembles and fare excellently included Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Aditi Rao Hydari, Malaika Arora, Kriti Kharbanda and Pooja Hegde.
The jury members who were assigned the ardent task of choosing the best included CEO of Nykaa.com, Falguni Nayyar, Aditi Rao Hydari, Editor and chief community officer, Tanya Chaitanya, Malaika Arora, Aditi Rao Hydari, celeb makeup artist Ojas Rajani, celebrity hairstylist Hakim Aalim, celebrity cosmetic physician Dr. Jamuna Pai and photographer Dabboo Ratnani. Curious to know more? Well, let’s delve in and see who wore what on the red carpet!
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Styled by Aastha Sharma, Aishwarya was snapped pulling off her red carpet safe signature look, this time with a two-toned La Bourjoisie voluminous gown. She teamed it with a makeup of bold lips, winged eyes, courtesy Mickey Contractor and soft waves, courtesy hair stylist Franco Vallelonga. She clinched the Global Beauty Icon and Powerhouse Entertainer for Two Decades award. (Also Read: Here’s why Deepika Padukone chose Sonam Kapoor over Aishwarya Rai Bachchan at Vogue BFFs)
Aditi Rao Hydari
Styled by Sanam Ratansi, Aditi was snapped wearing a shimmery and voluminous Shriya Som gown. Makeup and hair stylist Elton J Fernandez gave Aditi a stunning makeup of bold lips, well-defined eyes and a textured pulled back hairdo.
Working a stunning rich blue one-shoulder Antonio Riva gown with a stunning beauty game of dramatic eyes, slicked-back hair, courtesy Subbu and jewellery from Farah Khan, Malaika looked drop-dead gorgeous. She was styled by Maneka Ramsinghani.
Styled by Anisha Gandhi and Rochelle D’Sa, Kriti Kharbanda donned a backless pale aqua coloured ruffled dramatic gown with a high-low hemline from the Label D by Dimple Shroff. Grey stilettos from Tresmode with pink lips, defined eyes and side-parted soft waves rounded out her look.
Giving the conventional red carpet voluminous gowns a miss for edgy separates from Lama Jouni, Pooja Hegde teamed the look with a statement necklace from Azotiique by Varun Raheja and heels from Christian Louboutin. Bold smokey eyes, nude lips and defined cheekbones, courtesy makeup artist Sahithya Shetty and a sleek low back hairdo with a side parting, courtesy hair stylist Suhas Shinde rounded out her look. She was styled by Tanya Ghavri.
Joining hands to commemorate and share the finest beauty products with the world, the Nykaa.com Femina Beauty Awards 2018 were a much-awaited event by all the beauty product lovers! Do let us know which of these dazzling divas stunned you the most? Stay tuned for more such style updates!