She recently did Gauri Khan’s (wife of Shah Rukh Khan) makeup for a brand campaign and also revealed what kind of efforts she had to put in to create a flawless look.
Recently she did Gauri Khan’s makeup. Talking about it, Nishi shared, “Definitely, it’s a great feeling when you’re doing a superstars wife’s makeup. You’re both nervous and excited at the same time. But I would say working with her was a milestone for me. Also, she herself maintains her so well and looks so stunning.”She further talked about the preparation and steps she followed while doing Gauri Khan’s makeup. “If I talk about Gauri ma’am, her skin is flawless and I hardly have to do anything on her. But yes prep and prime is so important. I’ve to prep their skin so well, that I end up putting minimal makeup and create a flawless look,” she said.
Sharing her experience with Yami Gautam, she said, “Yami is very creative. It was a lovely experience as she gives you creative freedom. At the same time, you also have to follow the instructions given by the direction team as per the character’s look.”
Talking about precautionary measurements she takes and importance of skin care while doing makeup, she shared, “Everyone is different – I like to start consulting or seeing my clients 4-6 weeks in advance. This way, if there are any more aggressive treatments they need, like a chemical peel, they can do it in advance so there is time to recover. I focus on soothing, hydrating, evening complexion, sculpting the face and reducing any inflammation or redness.”
Speaking about her upcoming projects, she said, “My New film OMG 2 in which I did makeup for Yami Gautam which is set to release next month. Also, in the upcoming there is Dharma Production’s film called Yodha and I will be doing Fatima Sana Sheikh’s make in Metro 2 directed by Anurag Basu. Also, working in a south movie directed by renowned director Shanmugam Shankar.”
Her portfolio also includes blockbuster films such as Dhadak, JugJugg Jeeyo, Bhool Bhulaiya 2, Samrat Prithviraj, Ajeeb Daastaans and Ghost Stories.