About Bharat & Dorris
Having completed 25 years in the profession, make-up artist & hair stylist, Bharat & Dorris Godambe have followed their passion and broadened their horizons by endorsing their own brand of cosmetics, “B & D”. While this is the regular international practice, it will be revolutionary for the Indian market, as it for the very first time, India would see a team of make-up artists creating a line of high-end cosmetics.
Bharat and Dorris, who are known for creating the “flawless look”, are one of the ruling icons of the make-up art today. They have introduced a new age of finesse and detail in film, bollywood, advertisement, fashion show, events like MISS INDIA, MRS INDIA, GLADRAGS SUPER MODEL, FILM AWARDS and many more. Also done numerous covers for fashion, films and lifestyle magazines like Femina, Gladrags, Film fare, Stardust, Cine Blitz, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Femina and Verve for celebrities and film actress.
From Miss India pageant to Bollywood, from bridal make-up to ad films, in their many years of work, there isn’t a single actor or actress who has not had the magical touch either in hair or in make-up, from the expert hands of Bharat and Dorris. They are the most favored make-up gurus with celebrities like Aishwarya Rai, Sushmita Sen, Rani Mukherjee, Lara Dutta, Priyanka Chopra, Shilpa Shetty, Juhi Chawla, Madhuri Dixit, Shridevi, Kajol, Urmila Matondkar and almost every star and beauty queen clamoring enough for their artistic treatment, which make the women glamorous enough to face the best photographers and cinematographers.
Their clientele includes not only Miss India’s but also the celebrities like Maureen Wadia, Anu Dewan, Neeta Ambani, Gauri Khan, Jaya Bachchan, Yash Avanti Birla, Sheetal Mafatlal and many others. The duo has also won numerous awards like Kingfisher Awards 2001, Iffa Awards 2008 for Best Hair of the year and Best Make-up. Working for campaign like Ponds, Vimal, Bombay dying, Lux, Liril, Nivea, Clinic, Godrej, Garden mills, Raymond have also earned them fame and respect in the ad business.” The year 2007 and 2008 have also seen their contribution to some of the top bollywood movies like “SAAWARIYAN” in which they worked with Rani Mukherjee, Sonam Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor, “GAJINI” for Jiah Khan and ASIN and last but not the least OM SHANTI OM for Deepika Padukone for which their team has won the IIFA Award 2008 for best make-up and hair styling.
“Having achieved so much in these 25 years, it was only logical to follow in the footsteps of our peers internationally-Bobby Brown, Trish Macnoy, Nars, etc.,” says Bharat.
With their invaluable years of experience and magical fingers they now impart knowledge at their new school for make-up. “An artistic background is not necessary but one must have an inborn desire for art and beauty”, says Bharat. Bharat & Dorris have become famous not only in India but also at a world-wide platform and hence they are starting an innovative format on a yearly basis to judge hairdressers, hair stylists and makeup artists and award them for their skill and talents. Sonam Dudeja is an example of one of their former students that has excelled in the trade. She later joined the Bharat & Dorris team and has assisted them since. With these opportunities they provide students with, the industry will see healthy competition and will get to work with greater names and also under our banner.