Skipri aka Deepak Kohli is a talented hair and make-up artist who has climbed the ladder of success with his hard work and talent. His professional venture in the make-up industry happened in the year 2009, and since then, he has never stopped. Today, he is one of the top make-up artists in the Punjabi film industry.
Along with working as a make-up artist for celebrities and models, Skipri is known for his beautiful bridal make-up. He makes women look their best at their Mehendi, Haldi and wedding ceremony. His mother has been the biggest inspiration in his life who also helped him sharpen his skills. As a person, Skipri is friendly and loves to spread smiles. When asked to define himself, he says, “I am a god-fearing, fun-loving and hard-working person. I dream big and then put all my heart into it.”
Hair and make-up artist Skipri shares what keeps him motivated to keep doing his best every time. He says, “I am passionate about my work and it keeps me going. Not to mention, my girlfriend keeps me on toes!” As an artist, he has collaborated with top music videos and made the leading ladies look drop-dead gorgeous.
Skipri works as a make-up artist for celebs like Neha Malik, Charvi Dutta, Tejasswi Prakash and several others. The music videos he worked on are Guilty, Mere Wali Sardarni, Shiddat, HABITS, Gaut, Nishaan, THIKANE, Kurta Pajama, Udhne Sapoliye and others.
Skipri is breaking the stereotype that men cannot be make-up artists for women. He wants today’s youth to follow their dreams and not listen to what others say. He says, “Be patient and believe in yourself. Yes, it is a harsh and competitive world out there. There were days when I was close to giving up. But I reminded myself why I love the work I do and what my goals are. Once you are honest with yourself and believe in your skills, nothing is impossible.