Vimi was born and raised in England never forgetting her traditional Indian heritage. Being exposed to her true culture, she gained an appreciation for colors, textures and richness. Vimi started her professional career in medicine but soon realized her passion for art and color. She decided to stay true to herself and pursued this passion. She Graduated from a very prestigious Make Up School in London.
Vimi loved working with MAC as it gave her to opportunity to travel around the world sharing her knowledge: Working backstage at the international fashion weeks experiencing the beauty trends as they happen; meeting people, being inspired by them, sharing the same passion about makeup and artistry; and doing makeup every day.
In 2004, Vimi moved to Dubai to become the senior artist for a major brand where she got to work with all the major Bollywood celebrities. In 2005, she became director of artistry for the Bollywood Oscars, and the IIFA Awards.
Fashion Week Experience for Over 20 years: New York, London, Milan, London, Paris Men’s Wear, Paris/ Dubai/ India Couture, Beirut/ Prague/South Africa/ India.
Some of her Global Events include: Aerosmith Music Tour, Vancouver Olympic Opening Ceremony, MTV Awards (Rome, Paris, London), Toronto Film Festival, Dubai Film Festival, Fashion Forward Dubai, Indian International Film Awards 2005-2014, Qatar Film Festival, Salma Hayek Makeup Artist, Kingfisher Calendar Australia.
Celeb Clients: Salma Hayek, Richard Gere, Steven Tyler, Liv Tyler, Dita Von Teese, Lenny Kravitz, Backstreet Boys, U2, Bella and Gigi Hadid, Irina Shayk, Kaia Gerber, Kendal Jenner, Pia Wurtzbach, Sonam Kapoor, Anil Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Shilpa Shetty, Bipasha Basu, Katrina Kaif.