Hello ladies! Karva Chauth is around the corner and you all must have started shopping, gifting, arranging delicacies and making preparations for sargi (morning meal). All over India, Hindu women celebrate Karva Chauth with complete dedication and keep a day-long fast for their husband's wellbeing and happy life. Apart from the customs, it is a time for women to embrace themselves and adorn a little.
Many of the women choose to wear their wedding outfits on Karva Chauth, but if you are willing to ditch your heavy bridal outfit then it's ok. You can wear a lightweight designer lehenga or saree. If this outfit is not your cup of tea then choose to wear suits or whatever you wish to attire. Here are some of the tips you can follow to add spark to your look this year.
1. Let's start with skin.
To look flawless on Karva Chauth you need to follow a proper skincare routine to make your skin look shiny and glorious on Karva Chauth. Choose the right shade of foundation, after setting base start with eyeshadow.
2. Eyes are the most attractive part of your face so decorate them to make them more beautiful. To achieve a classy glittery look, you can apply a light stroke of golden or silver eyeshadow according to your look. To add definition apply kajal and liner. Finish the eye makeup by applying a coat of mascara.
3. Now, moving further apply blush and lipstick according to the family of warmer and lighter shades of colours. For example, if you are wearing an orange suit, a red shade of lipstick will shine on your face. For a fresh and glowing look, you can try a mellow shade of colours.
Now for your attire:
If you love rich heavy attire, go with beautiful gotta patti, zari or embroidery work trending this year in saree and lehenga. You can get a variety of colours on it. If lehenga or saree is not your choice you can go with a light classy patiala suit.
This looks nice and helps you achieve your desired look. Choose contrasting colours or pastel colours for your outfit. To achieve a trendy look, you can try boat neck, sleeveless, deep sweetheart, bell sleeves, round neck, square back neckline with strings. Do not forget the mask, health is equally important. Buy a matching colour mask or contrasting shades.
Jewellery adds more spark to your beauty, try contrasting colour gems this time. If the colour of your outfit is red go with green colour jewellery. From maang tikka to neckpieces, everything is okay! But do not forget the most beautiful thing that adorns the wrist of women which is bangles.
Let's experiment with a new hairstyle. Try a messy bun if you are wearing a heavy outfit this will balance your overall look. If you wish to add any hair accessories or flowers you can wear gajra, rose or daisy flower. You can also try French braid with colourful paranda.
Decorate your hands
One of the most common things you can ever see on Indian women's hands on occasions is henna or mehndi. Karva Chauth is incomplete without henna.