A Nigerian woman is creating a buzz for her makeup transformation into an Indian bride on her wedding day.
A video was shared on Instagram and it features the young woman getting her makeup done and dressed up in a traditional bridal lehenga.
The video was posted by Neha Waraich Grover, a makeup artist from Punjab.
Neha captioned the post: “Isn’t she looking Indian after the makeover?
“Ps: It was my dream to do an African girl as an Indian bride. I was looking for an African model for that, and then I got this real bride… yipppeee!
“Felt so lucky that I got an opportunity to doll her up for her big big day.”
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The video opens with the makeup-free woman on her phone. It then shows a glimpse of her final look.
Neha is then seen applying bronzer, eyeshadow, fake eyelashes and lipstick to the Nigerian woman.
Afterwards, the woman’s accessories, including maang tikka and nose ring, are put on and her hair is styled into a bun, complete with flowers.
During the video, the woman expresses her excitement as she raises her eyebrows.
Her Indian bridal look is completed when she puts on the red veil.
She loves her transformation as she shows off her bridal look.
Her look consisted of a red and yellow lehenga adorned with intricate embellishments.
In the video, Neha added: “African girl being an Indian bride. She wanted to look like an Indian bride.”
Neha went on to share more pictures of the Nigerian woman as an Indian bride.
The video garnered 4,600 likes and viewers loved the bridal look, taking to the comments section.
One wrote: “Awwwwwwww so proud of you and our culture too… perfect choice of her to choose you… She is beautiful and was looking more gorgeous after your magic touch.”
Another said: “How beautiful she looks.”
A third said: “Looking gorgeous.”
A comment read: “Best makeover ever. She’s looking really very beautiful.”
Others posted emojis to express how much they love the look.
Neha later shared another post, revealing that the bridal look had been talked about by various media outlets.
Sharing the different news articles, Neha wrote:
“Yayyy! It’s a victory guys! We got featured by the biggest news channels/sites.”
“This is huge omg, just can’t keep calm. Thank you so much for noticing. Biggest and happiest surprise.
“Ps:- Thank you each and everyone for all your support, love and appreciation. It wasn’t possible without you all… keep loving.”