Reshma Raikar's journey from a small town in Karnataka to the founder and director of the Bangalore Institute of Beauty Science and Technology (BIBST) is not only inspiring but also a testament to her commitment to empowering women in the beauty industry.
Throughout her career, Reshma has recognized the potential of women in the beauty sector and has actively worked to create opportunities for them. Her experience with industry giants like VLCC and Lakme gave her firsthand insight into the challenges faced by women in the field. This drove her determination to create an environment at BIBST where women could thrive.
BIBST, under Reshma's guidance, has become a nurturing space where aspiring female makeup artists and beauty professionals can flourish. Reshma firmly believes that the beauty industry should not be seen as a domain solely for men but one where women can excel, lead, and innovate. Her academy has become a beacon of empowerment for countless young women who aspire to make their mark in the beauty world.