Netflix-Chill-Repeat! Ah the sound of it itself is so divine! What’s better than chilling with your favorite show, a warm bowl of freshly popped popcorns and some cozy blankets on a broody rainy, chilly afternoon…blissful!
Now, when it comes to the ‘what’s better than this’ part, I’d say it would be when you truly appreciate and understand a complex character. From their acting, their back story, to their dressing sense and on to their makeup. These nuances of their character aren’t just there to make them look good; they have a much deeper meaning.
Well, let’s keep it simple for now and checkout few interesting characters from leading shows from your favorite OTT platform.
Detective Decker and Mazikeen from Lucifer
This series is a treat to anyone who loves crime with a sprinkle of supernatural pizzazz. This series has either something white or totally dark to showcase, there isn’t much color even in terms of dressing or makeup.
Detective Decker is your hardworking girl next door whose look can be nailed on a daily basis for work and important meetings. All you’ll need is Iba’s Insta Glow Pre-Makeup Serum, Must Have Water Proof Foundation, Must Have Waterproof Concealer and Long Stay Matte Lipstick – Nude Alert (in that order).
Mazikeen or nicknamed as Maze is the exact opposite to Detective Decker. Maze is grunge, wild and the ultimate bad girl with dark tone choices. She’s the type of girl you’d want to be with for those evening parties with your friends. Things you’ll need to recreate Maze’s look are - Iba’s Insta Glow Pre-Makeup Serum, Must Have Water Proof Foundation, Must have Waterproof Concealer, All Day Kohl Kajal, Smoky Passion Eye Shadow Pallette, Maxx Matte Liquid Lipstick (go bold with the lips!) – Cute Cocoa or Mystique Maroon.
Emily from Emily in Paris
This series is all that a Paris fanatic and a fashion lover’s heart desires! There’s color, there’s fashion, there’s every latest trend and it’s all set in Paris! This is one series, that a chick who loves fashion and beauty would never get enough of!
Emily, the protagonist of the show, is a young woman in her early 20s living her life as a social media influencer and a marketing person for the agency she works for. She’s simple and down to earth and yet she’s smart and extremely high on fashion.
Emily’s makeup on the other hand is mostly nude eyes (Lily Collins is blessed with big eyes framed by long, thick lashes) with a subtle blush and bright statement lip colors. Things you’ll need to recreate Emily look are - Iba’s Insta Glow Pre-Makeup Serum, Must Have Water Proof Foundation, Must Have Waterproof Concealer, Must Have Lip & Cheek Tint – All Time Pink, 24HR HD Black N Bold Mascara and Long Stay Matte Lipstick – Urban Red.
Kavya from Little Things
If you’re someone who’s super mushy at heart and you haven’t watched Little Things, then darling you’re totally missing out some cute romance that also deals in long distance drama and long-term relationship growth.
Now, as for Kavya or Kavu as Dhruv calls her fondly is a simple, down to earth girl next door. Her style can be defined as a contemporary Indian girl who carries both Indian and Western looks flawlessly. She has gorgeous curly hair that adorns her petite structure.
Kavu is just like you and me, she opts for simple looks and low on makeup and definitely hassle-free. So, to nail Kavu’s look, you’ll need Iba’s Insta Glow Pre-Makeup Serum, Must Have Water Proof Foundation, Must Have Waterproof Concealer, Mattifying Compact powder, All Day Kohl Kajal, Must Have Lip & Cheek Tint – Sheer Peach and Maxx Matte Liquid Lipstick – Blissful Mocha.
Shruti Iyer from Decoupled
If you’re looking for some light hearted, dry comedy to binge-watch with your partner, then this is the perfect pick for you. Decoupled is basically every married couple’s showcase of mixed emotions, compromise, drama and comedy.
Shruti is the super sophisticated, polished and elegant wife of the rough-at-the-edges Arya. Shruti, like her dandy character, her fashion sense and makeup are also quite subtle and elegant. She looks sharp and ready to take on any business meeting or meet up someone at a Polo game.
If you want to nail Shruti’s high end elegant look, then you’ll need Iba’s Insta Glow Pre-Makeup Serum, Must Have Water Proof Foundation, Must Have Waterproof Concealer, Must Have Lip & Cheek Tint – Sheer Peach, Must have Get Set Glow Highlighter, Maxx Matte Liquid Lipstick – Fresh Peach.
These were some few top favorites from our list, let us know if you have someone chic in mind and we’ll guide you on all that you need to nail the perfect look!