Bollywood has so many other talents than acting and just being actor and actress. The backend people have a huge role in how the star is coming in the media flashes and showing themselves in public. The makeup artists are the backhand working with them. The makeup artist is one of those important things for celebs when it comes to public appearances. Every celebrity has their own makeup artist for every event they attend- photo shoots, movie promotions, award functions etc. But have you ever had a thought? How much Bollywood makeup artists charge for a session which comes out as makeup looks we absolutely love? Well, we’ll resolve your confusion.
Here is a list of most expensive and top makeup artists of the B-town:-
Daniel Bauer is one of the best hair and makeup artists of Mumbai. He was awarded Vogue best makeup artist of the year. His clients are Deepika Padukone, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Alia Bhatt, Katrina Kaif, Ileana D’cruz.
Daniel charges 75k to 1 lakh per sitting depending on the occasion and location.
Namrata Soni has worked for many movies, ads and many other events. She is a renowned celebrity makeup artist with unique and exceptional style. Her clients are, Sonam Kapoor, Shahrukh Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, Salman Khan, Deepika Padukone and much more.
Namrata Soni usually charges 40k for a sitting.
Ambika Pillai is the only hairstylist and makeup artist in Bollywood industry who belongs to South India. Her work left the statements behind, let’s take fashion magazine covers, ads, movies, fashion shows etc. Her clients are Malaika Arora Khan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, Sonam Kapoor, and John Abraham.
Ambika Pillai basically charges 25k to 40k depending on the event or occasion.
Mallika Bhat is one of most popular makeup artist of Bollywood. She has worked with many big celebrities like Sonam Kapoor, Mira Rajput, Kareena Kapoor, Malaika Arora Khan, Amrita Arora.
She charges 30k to 1 lakh per session depending upon location and event.
Mickey Contractor worked with Dharma productions for very long. He is one of the most famous and most lovable makeup artists of the Bollywood. So now we all know the reason behind those beautiful faces in every Dharma production flick. His clients are Shilpa Shetty, Kajol, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, Madhuri Dixit, Priyanka Chopra.
Mickey usually charges 25k per session which is very affordable for you also if you want get your wedding makeup done by him.
Elton J Fernandez
Elton J Fernandez is a hair & makeup artist and a beauty vlogger. He has the most refreshing sense of makeup and hair styling. He has been working as a makeup artist in movies, editorials, and ads from past a decade. Her clients are Aditi Rao Hydari, Parineeti Chopra, Alia Bhatt, Karishma Kapoor, Sonakshi Sinha.
Elton J Fernandez’s basic charges for a session is 70k to 1 lakh, depends on the event.
Gabriel basically belongs to LA but he has set many milestones of his name in Bollywood. Deepika Padukone is the most usual client of Gabriel. His clients are Deepika Padukone, Anushka Sharma, Kareena Kapoor, Kalki Koechlin.
He charges 75k to 1 lakh per sitting.