Founder of Zorains Studio, Zorain Khaleeli, who was previously was a training head for Mac Cosmetics has always been passionate about teaching the art of makeup. She created Zorains Studio to fulfil her mission to educate and elevate the best makeup artists.
She Says” Make up is not just an art but a technology that can create the most beautiful transformations”.
Right from the age of 15, Zorain has loved the art of Makeup and has ever since perused this passion. Her journey started very much in her home town of Bangalore, with the focus on brides and photo shoots, which carried on after her marriage to the country of Oman. It was here that she got a first-hand influence to the world of the Arabic style eye. On coming back to Bangalore Zorain Joined Mac in Early 1997, with their first flagship store in Bangalore soon to move on to head training for south east India and finally moved to Dubai to head training. Zorain has trained hundreds of budding Makeup artists in Indian and Internationally .
She has been a part of over 12 seasons of the Indian fashion week, India most premium fashion week with many more shows that include, Couture weeks , Blenders Pride Fashion Weeks etc working with the top model like Noynika Chatterji, Carol Gracious, Saniya Sheikh,Netra Raghuraman, Racheal Byros to mention a few.
She has also had the opportunity to have been back stage at the IIFA Awards, the GIMA Music awards and the 100 years of Kannada film industry celebrations catering to the Film Fraternity, Working with a host of Bollywood and Tollywood actresses like Zeenat Aman, Shraddha Kapoor, Shruti Hassan, Siddharth Malhotra, Sunidhi Chauhan, Bipasha Basu, Kangana Ranaut, Kriti Sanon, and more local kannada film industry with Ramya, Sharmila Mandre, Aindrita, Shruti Hariharan. Jennifer Kotwal etc.
Her inspirations have been both from International and Local Make up Masters like Kevin Aucoin, Charlotte Tilbury, Tony Reberio, Tom Pecheau, Gordan Espinet and Terry Barber and nationally she has drawn her inspirations from Mickey contactor who she has been able to work with for over 8 years.
Zorains Studio is part of a larger dream to become India largest Chain of Premiere Make up Schools and Service provider .
“Make up is like magic.. It’s those hidden small tricks that can amaze your mind and change what you see”.