Gini Bhogal has been a successful makeup artist for 11 years. She had an interest in makeup from an early age and would often do makeup, hair and mehendi for family members. She began training seriously and quickly rose to become one of the most revered makeup artists of today.
Gini takes great pride in her work and believes each bride is individual. She is a popular makeup artist of today and has travelled internationally to places including Milan, Switzerland, Mombasa, India and Germany to dress brides for their special days. Her testimonials are always positive with brides appreciating her talent as well as her calm and down to earth manner.
Gini works professionally and, more importantly, sees it as vital to create a close and confident relationship with each bride she dresses. To her, the makeup artist is as significant as any other organisational part of the wedding. As we all know weddings can be a highly stressful event but Gini strives to, not only make you look beautiful on the outside, but feel positive and confident on the inside for your big day.
Gini has taught hair and makeup for the Redbridge Adult Institute and was co-director of the SNG Academy, teaching intensive hair, makeup and mehendi courses to budding makeup artists. Now she holds one to one classes at her boutique salon at request.
Gini uses a variety of specialist techniques and her style is unique. She has a very dewy finish to her work and does not believe in ‘caking’ makeup on. She uses various different products like Mac, Chanel, Illamasqua, Nars, Kryolyn, Charlotte Tilbury, Dior and Annastasia Beverly Hills. She has a vast knowledge on applying makeup and creating new looks. She is a maestro in hair styling and has an unlimited imagination in structure and styles of hair.
Being a makeup artist is not just a career for Gini, she is driven and motivated by passion to create unique looks for that all important big event. She remains committed to excelling her creative flair. Gini keeps up with fashion trends and often creates new trends for her competitors to follow. Her work in the celebrity arena for weddings and fashion shows has generated a shower of accolades that prove testament to the quality and professionalism of her work. Equally, her continued support and work in the fashion industry has made a huge impact to promote hair and beauty and she is an important makeup figurehead at magazine shoots, exhibitions, wedding shows and other fashion events.
Gini has extraordinary vision and creative flair – this is revealed in each bride she adorns.