She is one of those young talented individual, who has been raising the fashion bar high, everyday. Today we have with us one of the very popular beauty and fashion blogger, Pooja Jain (What a coincidence!). With a strong fan following on Instagram and her own website, tothegorgeousyou, she has been influencing the wardrobe and beauty care routine of thousands of youth. So I am really excited for this interview.
Let’s get started!
Could you start by telling us a bit about yourself?
My name is Pooja. I am a beauty and fashion blogger. I studied MHRM from Jaipur and also worked as an HR consultant in Bangalore. Because of my interest in fashion and beauty, I created my own blog “To The Gorgeous You” where I share my personal fashion styles, beauty tips.
How did you develop an interest in fashion?
I keep changing my style and love experimenting with different styles. Floral prints, colourful fabrics and fashion styles from different states always attract me.
How would you describe your personal style?
First of all, I choose comfortable clothes. Fashionable clothes can be comfortable if they fit properly. Next, you can select fabrics, colours and styles according to the weather and trends.
Who or what has been your greatest fashion/beauty inspiration?
Of course my Mom; she shaped my fashion/beauty sensibilities. But my greatest fashion and beauty inspiration is Maharani Gayatri Devi-the most beautiful indian woman. Her pure beauty(especially winged eyeliner with bindi), classic & royal style, confidence was magical.
What is your daily skincare routine?
Cleansing -Toning-Moisturising. Rose water is my favourite, and I use it day and night .I love rose water fragrance as it keeps the skin problems away.
What’s your next fashion must-have?
Mask-hahaha. An oversized shirt, colourful tees and shorts.
Any suggestions of brands for budget-conscious shoppers?
Max, Pantaloons and Myntra where you can get all designs, styles, accessories at one place at an affordable price.
What’s your go-to outfit?
A basic t-shirt with denim/tights is my all-time favourite. This style is very comfortable and looks so cool.
Your must-have lipstick shade?
Mac Ruby Woo, Lakme Plum pick and Loreal signature rouge liquid lipsticks are the best. It feels so light on the lips, and their nudes and pink shades are my absolute favourite.
Any favourite brand for your beauty products?
MAC, Lakme & My glamm (affordable with good range). Dream brand – Marc Jacobs
One beauty tip that you live by?
You should never sleep with your makeup on.
How have wearing masks changed your fashion?
The face masks have now become an essential part of our life then why not wear a mask that feels both protected and good in/fashionable.
Any plan to launch your own line of beauty products?
Yes, I want to have my own store where one can find all beauty and skincare related products in one place.
Advice for all our fashionable readers?
You can always experiment with your style, you can play with colours, accessories. I always prefer to dress in traditional outfits with innovative style during the festive seasons. It gives a royal touch to our looks and also looks glamorous and stylish at the same time.