Ishika Taneja- Executive Director, Alps Cosmetic Clinic and Beauty Academies
Hollywood returned International makeup expert, Ishika excels in doing bridals and fashion airbrush make up. She comes with strong credentials of Advanced Make Up course from London School and Beauty and Make Up. She also mastered Prosthetics from the world renowned Atti Tabak , also known as "Picasso Of Prosthetics" from Netherlands. She then went to Hollywood to gain an in-depth training at cinema make-up and had the opportunity to work with the renowned Nelly Recchia (Airbrush) , Marcel Munoz (Hair extensive), Mirelle Bertrand (Hi fashion make up), Wendy Ann Rosen (Period Make up) and Christal Lee (Classic make up).
In Hollywood she worked with big brands and famous international artists like ED HARDY's designer Madison, World famous singers LMFAO for their party rockers collection , the famous basket ball player and rapper Ron Artest, American rappers and singers like Mickey Avalon and Jay Young. Ishika has worked with the best actresses in Kodak theatre for Japanese Film Festival. She enjoyed working at Los Angeles Fashion Week and Fashion Minga. She has done makeup for Miss USA and Miss Teen USA and did two international movies also with well known directors James Kerr and Jason Connery. She has trained " The Body Shop " Cosmetic Company's Artists for make-up. Her work can also be seen in the famous Doritos commercial, where she shows her magical abilities with colors.
Her initial steps in beauty industry, Ishika was exposed to the highest class of experience in glamour world when she went on to hone her skills by assisting renowned makeup artists like, Dominique S.(makeup artist of Beyonce and Destiny's child) and also had the opportunity to beautify Danial Kerkoven (Miss Srilanka), Carol Gracious, Veena Malik, Amanpreet Wahi (Gladarags Miss India), Montu Singh Tomer (Femina Miss India finalist) Jaishree (Model cum Singer), Shipra Malik (Femina Miss India Finalist), Barkha kaul (Model And celebrity DJ) , Kaja Debeska (International Poland Finalist) and many many more. Ishika has has also nourished her professional roots as an Associate to the London's top shot magazine Vogue. She also trained all the makeup artists of THE BODY SHOP to represent india internationally.
Besides having an opportunity to work with a number of high profile names she is dedicatedly engaged in philanthropic activities and is always eager to work for the welfare of blind, orphans and senior citizens.
Passing out of Ryan International School, she truly blossomed in Lady Irwin College where she discovered her leadership skills as she was chosen to be the Secretary and subsequently President of her college. Ishika then underlined her astute sense of international business and strategic management from London School of Economics.