A corporate veteran with 16 years in the advertising and marketing industry, Manjari has been the in-house look consultant for all big Bollywood shoots on brands like Pepsico | FOX International Channels India. She has worked with the likes of Bollywood trendsetters like SRK, Kareena, Priyanka, Preity, Saif, John to name a few.
She quit her decade and a half long corporate career as head of marketing FOX Life India, to follow her passion for make-up and hair styling at the age of 41, in December 2017 and is an established Make-up Artist & hair stylist trained at The London School of Make-up - London and Kevin Fortune Hair Styling Academy- London. In her new journey as a professional make-up artist and hair stylist, she has already worked with many Bollywood celebrities like Gauri Khan, Huma Quereshi, Rakul Preet Singh, Kalki Koechlin, Swara Bhaskar and Richa Chaddha to name a few and also iconic international personality - Cherie Blaire - founder Cherie Blaire foundation and wife of former British Prime Minister Tony Blaire. She has also made her mark in iconic global events like Cannes Film Festival 2018 (all red carpet looks for Huma Quereshi) and London Fashion Week SS17. Manjari was selected from amongst 100 MUA’s from across the world to be part the esteemed official backstage team at London Fashion Week SS17.
Besides creating magic with stunning make-up and hair looks for her celebrity and regular clients, she was also an anchor, mentor and featured expert on NDTV Goodtimes TV show - #EyesOnStyle & #GetTheLook. She has also worked on destination weddings around the globe and won the GOLD three years in a row in the category - Best Wedding Make-up Artist - ICWF GIWA Awards, making it a hattrick. This is the grandest and the biggest international convention of the wedding industry in India.
She has defined and redefined her personal style across decades, experimented with fashion, make-up and everything trendy. What sets her apart is her international approach and training teamed with extreme passion for the art of make-up and hair styling. Whether she’s called upon to create her signature look, best described as fresh and flawless, or to work her make-up magic for the catwalk or editorial shoots, her modern approach to beauty has made her a preferred artist within no time for celebrities, brides and models alike. Extremely passionate about the art, she is also a make-up educator and beauty influencer. She has been invited by many international beauty and cosmetic brands to conduct make-up workshops. Her beauty mantra is - less is more.
Key make-up artist and hair stylist for Cannes Film Festival | Cannes 2018- Bollywood celebrity - Huma Quereshi - all looks including the red carpet | influencer and artist Anna Arapov.
Bollywood, theatre and TV celebrity Makeup artist - Gauri Khan - Ambani wedding , HT style awards 2019 , multiple ad film shoots and events. Rakul Preet Singh, Kalki Koechlin, Richa Chaddha, Huma Quereshi, Swara Bhaskar, Miss Malini, Ira Dubey, Ambika Anand, Cherie Blaire - founder of Cherie Blaire Foundation and wife of former British Prime Minister, Tony Blaire.
Best Wedding Make-up Artist Award - GOLD - 2017 | 2018 | 2019 at India's biggest international wedding fraternity convention -ICFW GIWA Awards.
Core official backstage team at London Fashion Week SS17 - auditioned and selected from over 100 artists across Europe and Asia. Also looks for top models and super models at London Fashion week SS17 and Amazon India Fashion Week AW17.
Fashion week show stopper looks - Huma Quereshi - Grand Finale - India Fashion Week, Oct 2018 | Swara Bhaskar - India Fashion Week Oct 2019 | Rakul Preet Singh - India Couture Week , July 2019 - FDCI.
Cosmopolitan magazine COVER with Kalki Koechlin and Richa Chaddha - Dec 2017.
Core backstage team and exclusive grand finale team at Amazon India Fashion week AW17.
Key MUA for Bollywood actor -Kalki Koechlin - Film - Haathi Mere Saathi.
IMA ( International Makeup Association) certified award winning make-up artist and hair stylist from The London School of Make-up - London & Kevin Fortune hair styling academy London.
Anchor, mentor and featured makeup and hair expert on ndtvgoodtimes style show - #eyesonstyle with Ambika Anand which ran on TV from July to December 2016.
Featured expert on the much loved style show - Get the look on NDTV Goodtimes
Editorial shoots with like Hello, Condenast Traveller, Brides Today, Cosmopolitan etc - Ashita Relan, Karishma Bedi - Forest essentials, Shri Rajyashree Kumari - princess of Bikaner, Ritu Dalmia, Deanne Panday, Alaana Panday to name a few.
Worked on high profile destination weddings in South East Asia and Europe.
Featured and written about in India’s biggest and most powerful celebrity blogger and boss lady- Miss Malini’s debut book - How I blogged my way to Bollywood.
Invited by international cosmetic brands to conduct makeup workshops - Kiko Milano, Innis Free, My Glamm , Keihls etc.
Face of the preview launch of My Glams new twin faced concealer in Delhi.
Educator: Personal and professional make-up courses/workshops.