Smita Gurnani was born in a reputed business family of New Delhi and was brought up in New Delhi. She had a keen interest in education and art from her early years. After securing the first position in academics in her school she completed the prestigious Economic(honours) course from Delhi University(Hindu College).Thereafter she successfully completed B.ed, PGDBM,MA(Economics)and M.Phil(Economics) She has taught economics at graduate and post graduate level in a renowned management college in New Delhi for several years. She had a passion for makeup since her teen years and was always able to find some time to try new looks on her friends. She got married to a Lucknow based industrialist who motivated her to turn her passion into a career. She has travelled to Europe, Middle east and South east Asia to get a feel of the global beauty industry and took formal training in makeup from renowned makeup artists and several international brands. The idea of starting a makeover lounge for females was turned into reality after acquiring intensive knowledge about the beauty industry. She is also pursuing Phd in economics. She believes that learning is a life long process and is open to learning and bringing in new techniques in the beauty and wellness industry in Lucknow.