Meet the Experts

Marvie   Ann Beck
Make-up Artist and Hair-Stylist

Ever wondered how many Bollywood beauties like Aishwarya Rai, Deepika Padukone, Sonam Kapoor and Katrina Kaif look flawless and stunning every time you see them? The talented hand behind their picture-perfect appearance is the Master of Make-Up and India’s Award Winning celebrity makeup artist and hair stylist, Marvie Ann Beck. With over 20 years of experience, Marvie has worked with them all. She is also the only Indian Makeup artist to have worked with two Oscar Winning Actresses such as Hilary Swank and Cate Blanchett.

Mr Mehrab   Irani
Financial Expert

Mehrab Irani, the General Manager, Investments, at Tata Investment Corporation, Mumbai. He has a total of 14 years of experience in investment research, portfolio management, investment banking, dealing and global research on US and European financial services sector and credit markets.

Sakina   Patrawala
Dietician & Nutritionist

Sakina Patrawala is a Registered Dietician and a Sports Nutritionist by profession. She is a specialist in Online Diet Consultation.

Her academic accomplishments include a Graduation in Food Sciences and Nutrition, followed by a Post-Graduation in Food, Nutrition and Dietetics, both in College of Home Science, Nirmala Niketan. After completing her RD Internship in the renowned K.E.M Hospital, she has cleared her RD Exam in the FIRST attempt! Apart from this, she has done other certification courses related to nutrition like, Food processing and preservation, Sports Nutrition from K11 Fitness Academy, etc.

Swati   Sahoo
Wine, Spirits and Food Professional

A journalist and an avid blogger, Swati considers writing as a powerful tool with which one can provide lot of information to their interested genre of readers. Her interest in food, wine and spirits and journalism took her to pursue a career in this field and led her to begin her very own blog, Nosh 'n' Plonk.

Tripti   Chitkara
Tarot Card Expert

Get future predictions and tips for a happy and healthy life from our new Tarot Card Expert, Tripti Chitkara. She has immense knowledge about Western Astrology & Numerology which she uses for giving you an accurate prediction.

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