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Get Ready With Nykaa for Ganesh Chaturthi

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Marathi Actress Priya Bapat

The sweet scent of confections in the air, stunning choreographies mid-road, and a wave of exhilaration engulfing all – Mumbai is gearing up for Ganesh Chaturthi! And truth be told, I couldn’t be more stoked. As an immigrant to the city, I cannot wait to bask in the 10-day-long festival sprinkled with dance parties and fun shenanigans for the first time. Oh, and of course, create some ‘Gram-worthy festive beauty looks. Relate much? Scroll for a surprise!

If you too, wish to dazzle all with your festive glam, I have a BIG treat in store for you. To help you, the beloved readers, break the ‘Gram this Ganesh Chaturthi – Nykaa reached out to Priya Bapat. One of the biggest names of Marathi cinema, Priya takes us through her go-to festival makeup look, which is super glamorous yet easy to attain at home. Click on the video as the stunner dishes her favourite products while sharing some of her fondest Chaturthi memories. Now excuse me, as I bag all of Priya’s faves!

1. Fortified Base:

Priya starts her glam with the cult classic Benefit POREfessional Primer. The actress uses her fingertips to apply a thin, even layer of the formulation for a smooth canvas. Did you know that Priya discovered her love for performance as a child during Ganesh Chaturthi? Click on the video link to learn more!

2. ‘Eye’-Catching Look

Next, Priya uses the Makeup Revolution Forever Eyeshadow Palette-Allure to grant depth and dimension to her beautiful gaze. She does so while recollecting her very first memory of Ganesh Chaturthi.

3. Conceal and Correct:

The actor uses the iconic Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Stick in Medium Beige as a concealer. She applies it on her forehead, under the eye area, and even the hollows of the cheeks.

4. Unlock the Luminous Radiance:

Priya summons the proficient Huda Beauty Faux Filter Foundation to create a luminous base for her glam avatar. The formulation is long-lasting and grants high coverage, a must-have for the festivities. The ‘Time Please’ actress reveals how this foundation from her vanity lasts a whole day.

5. Blush Action:

Priya states that her favourite part of the glam routine is the blush application. She uses the beloved PIXI On The Glow in the shade Fleur to add a pop of colour to her cheeks while professing her love for modaks!

6. Adding some Nuance:

Priya summons the MAC Studio Fix Powder And Foundation to add finishing touches to her already impeccable base. The actor reveals how she knew her now husband, Umesh Kamat, was the one!

7. Contour-Contour-Contour:

Priya uses the Benefit Cosmetics Hoola Matte Bronzer, from the hollows of the cheeks to the temples and along the sides of her nose to make her bone structure look more pronounced.

8. Lashes for Days:

Next, Priya uses the Maybelline New York Lash Sensational Mascara to volumise and lengthen her lashes with a quick movement of the wand.

9. Pout Perfection:

Priya relies on the Milani Stay Put Liquid Lipstick to add a brilliant pop of colour to her pucker. The matte formula is infused with avocado oil and keeps the lips hydrated and nourished through and through!

10. The Festive Shine:

Priya applies a clear coat of e.l.f. Cosmetics Glossy Lip Stain to her lips, to help it emanate a blinding shine. She raves about how the long-lasting formula makes her lips look fuller! A little shine for the festivities hurt nobody!

11. Put a Lock on Your Look:

Last but not least, the actress uses the Milani Make It Last Setting Spray to ensure that her makeup doesn’t budge. Whether you are dancing to dhol or prancing all around town, this setting spray will prevent your makeup from melting.

Festive season brings opportunities galore to get experimental with makeup – so jump on the bandwagon and unleash the artist within you! Hope you enjoyed Priya Bapat’s festive glam tutorial, as much as I did. It is easy to recreate at home and high-on glamour. Talk about a win-win. For more such Get Ready With Nykaa Videos, stay tuned and follow Nykaa’s Youtube channel.

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