Navratri is soon going to knock the doors and people are already very excited about the Durga Puja. Durga Puja is a very important festival for all the people who belong from the Bengal region. On this day, women dress up nicely in the white red saree with a nice hairdo and makeup.
So, keeping in mind the elegance and ethnic look Bengalis we have brought you a simple and makeup guide to look fab and beautiful this Durga Puja.
1. Start first with the Hairdo
There are two types of hairdo that goes well with the white and red saree i.e. bun and open hair. Just pick up the hairstyle of your choice and make sure that the hairdo is neat. You can also add flowers and hair brooch to add more grace to your hairdo.
2. Now face makeup
Once you are done with your hairdo, get started with your face makeup base. Before starting with makeup don’t forget to cleanse and moisturize your skin. For makeup, you need a highlighter, bronzer, and blush to get a perfect look. And don’t skip the eye makeup and lip colour. One important thing to remember keep your makeup light and subtle as it goes perfectly well with the red-white Bengali look.
3. Don’t forget the bindi
Bindi plays a very important role in the traditional Bengali look. You can stick the red one or the decorative ones of your choice. But in most cases, married women use liquid sindoor to make a bindi on their forehead. And applying sindoor and bindi is very important for the ethnic look of Durga Puja.
4. Apply Alta
Alta is a very important part of traditional Bengali look. You can apply it both on hands and feet. And before applying it, make sure that you apply it on an old cloth as it is very difficult to get rid of alta stains. Plus, you can also apply red nail polish to your nails to give your hands and feet a perfect look.
Also read: Trendy Tips to Wear Red and White Saree
5. Wear Jewellery
Jewellery plays a very important role in the Bengali look. From necklace, earrings, neck and even the anklets, you can’t afford to miss anything. If you want to go low on jewellery then you can skip few necklaces and bangles but don’t skip anything. Gold jewellery goes perfect with the traditional Bengali look but you can also wear the silver one.
6. And at last drape the saree
And at last the look and grace of the Durga Puja look depend on the way how you drape your saree. Just drape your saree in the correct way and you will look amazing. If you don’t know how to wear traditional Bengali saree then you can check out the tutorials available online.