Punam is a New Jersey based licensed, professional makeup
artist specializing in bridal makeup as well as bridal hair,
mehendi and skin care. With great passion and dedication towards
her profession Punam has been exclusively serving Indian Brides
over 10 years.
With years of extensive experience and a multitude of exposures
she is able to enhance the features of any face and sculpt the
hair to a flawless finish.
She brings her expertise in all aspects of makeup artistry to
you on your special wedding day. She participates continuously
in seminars to update herself in latest ongoing products and
techniques of the makeup industry.
The Philosophy of Hindu
Marriage and Solah Shringar (Complete Bridal Makeup)
Hindu marriage ceremony is a religious and social occasion,
the traditions and customs of which can be traced back into many
past generations. The marriage ceremony is performed to unite
two souls for rest of their lives. The bride and groom together
promise to share happiness and sorrows , strengths, powers and
fortune for rest of their future to come.
This ceremony is conducted by a priest and witnessed by all
family & friends. The wedding day for an Indian bride is one of
the most significant days of her life as this day marks her
transition into womanhood.
The bride is the center of attraction on this very special day.
The moment she makes her entry for the marriage ceremony
or evening reception hundreds of eyes follow the bride. And the
bride has to get ready for this very moment. Everything the
dress, ornaments, makeup & hair has to be perfect. She has to
look absolutely gorgeous, elegant and confident.
Of all the things the bride wears on this special day the Solah
Shringar plays very significant part in giving her the picture
perfect looks and the confidence. The number solah corresponds
16 phases of the moon and the Shringar refers to the bridal
ornaments to be worn by bride on the wedding day.