August 15, 2022: A video showcasing an Indian bridal makeover of a woman hailing from Africa is going viral on social media. The clip was shared by a makeup artist from Punjab named Neha Waraich Grover.
The African woman, whose name has not been revealed, is seen wearing a heavily embroidered lehenga during the initial parts of the video. Her hands feature red wedding bangles. As the clip plays forward, the woman keeps getting equipped with the likes of jewellery, make up, and flower garland, affixed to her hair bun.
Sharing the clip, Neha, in the caption wrote, “Wait for her perfect eyebrows to twerk.” Neha further wrote that it was her dream to work her makeover skills on an African model as an Indian bride. “I was looking for an African model for that and then I got this real bride. Felt so lucky that I got an opportunity to doll her up for her big day.”
Since being shared, the video has managed to accumulate more than 67 lakh views and roughly 5.6 lakh likes. Netizens showered the artist’s work and the bride in the frame. One user wrote, “She is really looking so pretty. Adorable.” Another said, “No words for your work,” wrote another. Words like beautiful, lovely, and amazing flooded the comment section.
Several other clips of the bridal makeover surfaced on the Instagram account. Take a look at this clip that accompanies the caption, “Happy because she got what she wanted.” In the video, the bride is seen smiling as the makeup artists give her the final touch ups.
This video went viral too and amassed almost five lakh views and thousands of likes.