From Photo Shoot Makeovers To Bridal- Here's Your Guide To The Best Makeup Artists In Chennai

Whether it’s a cocktail party or a wedding, we obviously want to look our best. And who better to help us with this than the god-sent angels we call makeup artists. From draping to styling and beautifying our face, these lovelies are the ones who make sure we stand out at every occasion. However, finding the best ones is certainly not an easy task. But you don’t have to worry about that because we’ve put together a list (just for you) of the best makeup artists in Chennai, so just sit back and glam up, girl! 

Aakriti Sachdev

Aakriti Sachdev

A beauty trainer, vlogger, blogger and one of the best bridal makeup artists in Chennai, Aakriti Sachdev is a full-time makeup professional. She even does workshops and has a whole team of assistants that make a part of her brand called Mesmereyes Makeup. As for her makeup packages, her HD package (suitable for casual occasions) starts from INR 12,000, while bridal makeup starts from INR 32,000.

Vishnu Priya M

Vishualize

Mogappair East, Chennai

An engineer-turned-makeup artist, Vishnu Priya specializes in makeup for weddings, photo shoots and parties. Known for her eye-colouring skills, Vishnu Priya also takes up makeup workshops and gives great skincare advice. Her bridal package starts from INR 25,000, while non-bridal one starts from INR 12,500.

Sringa Syam

Kabooki MUA

A painter turned HR professional, turned body and makeup artist, Sringa Syam is one of the most reputed makeup artists in Chennai. Going by the name Kabooki MUA, she does both bridal and party makeup, starting from INR 20,000.

Anitha Sridhar

Anitha Sridhar

Famously known to create show-stopping brides, Anitha Sridhar is a full-time makeup artist. Subtle, all glam or a fine balance of both, she can do it all. Her bridal package starts from INR 12,500 and includes draping and hair-styling.

Kavitha Sekar

Kavitha Sekar

An internationally trained makeup artist and a makeup trainer, Kavitha Sekar has quite a fan following. Specializing in both bridal and fashion makeovers, she charges about INR 30,000 for bridal makeup and INR 6,000 for non-bridal makeup.

Sadhana Senthil

Sadhana Senthil

A certified MAC makeup artist, Sadhana’s subtle makeup look has won many hearts. She works on a freelance basis and does both bridal makeup and workshops. Her bridal makeup starts from INR 17,500 and includes draping and hair-styling.

Nagi Varadarajan

Nagi Varadarajan

A London Certified Makeup artist, Nagi Vardarajan has been making quite an impression with her casual makeovers and event styling. Her specialty is bridal makeup, which comes in both airbrushing and HD variants starting from INR 15,000.

Tiya Alexander

Tiya Alexander

A young and upcoming makeup artist, Tiya Alexander is already creating quite a stir with her work. Working on a freelancing basis, she does both casual and bridal makeup and styling, starting from INR 13,000.

Anusha Swamy

Anusha Swamy

A multi-talented MUA, Anusha Swamy believes in embracing the natural beauty of one's face and complementing the same. She is very creative and can do hair-styling and draping as well. She charges INR 20,000 for bridal.

Blush By Namitha Sapkota

Blush By Namitha Sapkota

Another amazing self-made  MUA, Namitha is known for her friendly demeanour and great professionalism. She discloses her fees after request and has grown in this field real quick. 

aRT Makeup

aRT Makeup

Started by Rhea Thadani, aRT Makeup is another rapidly growing makeup service brand. They even have a website unlike most of the other Chennai-based MUAs, in which detailed information (except pricing) about aRT's booking policies are provided. 

Artistry By Olivia Anugraha

Artistry By Olivia Anugraha

Founded by Olivia Anugraha, Artistry ByOlivia is one of the most popular makeup studios based in Chennai. Having worked with most of the top models in the city, Olivia also posts many makeup tutorials on her IG handle. Price is disclosed on request.

Samantha Jagan

Samantha Jagan

An award-winning bridal makeup artist, Samantha Jagan is also a hairstylist and hair extension specialist.  It's said that it is quite a challenge to get her dates, so make sure you approach her much prior to the D-Day. Her charges is disclosed on request.


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