Bollywood Celebs Without Makeup: This is Why Makeup Artists Are In Demand

If you always wanted to get into acting but thought you didn’t have the best of the looks, you don’t have to be discouraged. Here we take a look at some of our biggest stars without makeup, and I’m sure you can take some heart from them.

That’s also the reason that good makeup artists are so much in demand, not just on film sets but also for weddings & events.

Here’s a look at some of the Bollywood celebrities (some almost look unrecognizable) without their warpaint:

bollywood celebs without makeup

bollywood stars without makeup


bollywood celebrities without makeup

bollywood stars without makeup

bollywood actors without makeup

The ‘Curious Case of Benjamin Button’ (starring Brad Pitt) is a great Hollywood movie that showcases the magic that makeup artists can weave with their skills. Vishal Bhardwaj had hired the same make-up team for his movie ‘Saat khoon maaf’ (starring Priyanka Chopra), but when those guys landed in India, they were held at the airport and questioned by the airport authorities for a few hours, as the team were carrying lot of chemicals with them. The make-up team were eventually released but their luggage was given to them only after a couple of days.

Also, don’t forget to read how our make-up artists are raising the bar as more experimental films get made in India.