Celebrity makeup artist, Mehak Oberoi has worked with names like Kareena Kapoor Khan, Malaika Arora, Alia Bhatt and Katrina Kaif. Creating flawless looks for the multiple leading ladies of Bollywood, Mehak has still managed to create a signature style for them all, making each individual starlet look drop-dead-gorgeous. Her photo-finished skill set makes her one of the most sought-after makeup talents in the business. In a fun conversation, Oberoi talks about social media and its impact on the beauty and who according to her is the digital beauty game changer.
1) IS THERE A BEAUTY INFLUENCER WHO HAS INSPIRED YOU?
“Kim Kardashian West, Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce and Rihanna, Rihanna is definitely on top of the list, I just feel the amount she has done for the beauty industry is crazy.”
2) DO YOU THINK BEAUTY INFLUENCERS IMPACT BEAUTY TRENDS TODAY?
“Totally, any social media is a sales gimmick and I think looking pretty and beauty sells on that platform and honestly the way beauty influencers present it, there’s nobody better to do it, in today’s day and age.”
3) A SOCIAL-MEDIA INSPIRED BEAUTY TREND YOU LOVE?
“Highlighter on fleek”
4) WHO ACCORDING TO YOU HAS BEEN A BEAUTY GAME CHANGER ON SOCIAL MEDIA?
“The Kardashians and Jenners with their beauty lines, and Rihanna’s Fenty beauty”