Deepika Padukone, along with being one of the most remarkable actors in the Indian film industry, is an embodiment of grace, glamour and confidence. She has carved a career by taking risks both with her filmography and her unique style, without ever losing her focus. She grabbed our attention from that immortal wave on the red carpet in Om Shanti Om and we’re still captivated by her evolution into becoming an icon for young women. She, in collaboration with her team of stylists and makeup artists has cultivated an exclusive image that has made the name Deepika Padukone feel like a definition of what we now know to mean elegance, confidence and individuality.
Deepika uses fashion as a tool to continuously define and re-define her identity as she plays with different colors and styles. What we can derive from her remarkable journey is that fashion should be fun and enjoyable not intimidating.
Below are some of our favourite looks of Deepika.
This is Deepika in 2007. Her makeup is natural which was a common theme by her stylists and makeup artists throughout her early years as a star. Her minimalist makeup style brought attention to her sharp features and glowing skin.
Deepika Padukone gave fashion goals to all in the movie Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela and she also seemed to look spectacular in every frame.
The 2012 film cocktail transformed Deepika’s reputation both as an actress and a fashion icon. The film gave us an effortless and relatable look book of outfits that are still relevant amongst young women today.
Who can forget Naina? From Deepika’s simple look to her transformation into a bombshell later in the film, YJHD continues to be loved by audiences even today.
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Article by Nidhi Pattni