Ms. Divya Ashok Kumar – Founder, D’s Aqua Beauty Salon
This Achiever had quit her job to convert her passion into a full time career. Being trained by Bollywood’s leading make-up artist is the pudding on the cake.
Driven by the vision and inspired by the beauty, Divya Ashok Kumar from Bangalore, didn’t take much of a time to open up her venture inorder to showcase her entrepreneurial talent. This Hair and Makeup artist was quick to showcase her work that reflects both innovation and style and thereby gain a list of loyal clienteles. Known for her fresh-faced, “no-makeup” looks that focus on creating radiant and healthy skin, Divya’s venture ‘D’s Aqua Beauty Salon’ is riding high on its success.
Being highly skilled professional, trained and certified by a leading Bollywood Make-up Artist, Divya is utilizing it all to her own benefit. Her work tends to focus on soft, natural make-up, and hair styling looks – delivered with her signature calm demeanour style. Divya’s passion for creating original and breath-taking looks led to high demand for her design ideas. With over a decade of experience in Hair and Makeup Industry, Divya’s niche work provided her the opportunity to work with notable film stars and television personalities.
Her love for her area of work made her quit her regular job and start everything from scratch. Initially financing her business was a major concern and she had to face a lot of difficulty then, but with each passing day and delivering some quality work, her brand name flourish with more and more businesses pouring in. Late Dr. Jayalalitha has always inspired her in her professional life. Her leadership quality, charisma and dynamism is something which she admired most.
With dedication and hard work, she had excelled to the peaks. Opportunity hunting wasn’t an easy task, yet she did it with perfection and made her clients experience her work and service. Her artistic eye and the ability to translate elaborate concepts into reality, made her the special partner at Karnataka Women Achievers Award 2019.
She finds beauty and inspiration everywhere and keeps herself abreast with the latest trends in tools, techniques, and styles. Her creativity and unique styling has created a niche in the market, thereby created a great brand value. Leaving a regular job and converting her passion into a fulltime career was never easy, but she made it look simple. And today with the word of mouth and good reputation, she is able to take her venture into new heights. Her indomitable fighting spirit symbolises today’s strong women, who has the tenacity to fight all odds and emerge as an achiever.