Booking the right make-up artist is crucial to avoiding any last-minute stressful shaadi situations. Without wanting to spend a bomb on bridal make-up, everyone loves a good contouring job. So, we scoured WedMeGood for pros that can get the job done in under INR 20,000.

Make some calls; we feel like your dream wedding makeup artist might be closer than you think.

Karishma Verma

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Photo source: WedMeGood

Dramatic eyes, sweeping updos and lots of glitter – Karishma Verma takes care of everything from bridal make-up to tiny details like nail polish. You can check out her portfolio here.

Her packages start at INR 15,000 and she’s happy to travel, if you’re planning a dreamy destination wedding.

The Powder Room

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Photo source: WedMeGood

Founded by Tina Talwar and Vani Talwar Khosla, The Powder Room takes care of hair, make-up and draping, so that you don’t have to worry about a thing on your big day. They’re smokey eye specialists and they do some interesting braided hairstyles, as well.

Have a look at their portfolio here.

Their services are priced reasonably, bridal packages start at INR 15,000.

Pallavi Sehgal

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Photo source: WedMeGood

For a dewy, fresh face of make-up {perfect for a daytime wedding}, reach out to Pallavi Sehgal. If you like your eyeshadow understated, yet still worthy of the bride, we think you’ll enjoy Pallavi’s style.

Pallavi’s packages start at INR 15,000 and you’ll be happy to learn that her airbrush make-up is rather affordable as well.

Makeup by Parul Garg

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Photo source: WedMeGood

Parul does dramatic eye make-up looks – think metallic colours, long eyelashes and winged eyeliner. She’s based in Anand Niketan and is happy to take on outstation projects as well. You can go through her portfolio here.

Packages start at INR 15,000.

Shikha Chandra

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Photo source: WedMeGood

For a lit-from-within glow, we recommend Shikha Chandra. She specialises in traditional make-up and hair looks – the maang tika pairs well with her hairstyle sensibilities. How about a long fishtail braid, a sideswept bun or even a simple middle parting?

You’ll see what we mean, find her portfolio here. Her packages start at INR 17,000.

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