Nodi turns her dream into reality
Nodi Khondaker, a Bangladesh-born Swedish Teacher, Makeup Artist, Trainer and Social Media Influencer is widely known for her exquisite facebook live presentation skills. She was born in Dhaka but moved to Sweden with her family when she was only four.
After completing her education in Sweden, Nodi pursued her career as a school teacher, one of the noble profession in the world. But she is a born-artist and her passion for make-up artistry led her towards an adventurous life in the glomour world.
The bold beauty wanted to get involved with fashion and latest trends as she has strong passion for beauty art. She therefore, left off teaching in her mid 20s and decided to learn makeup from various well known beauty trainers in Sweden.
Nodi visited Bangladesh in 2017, which was a short trip but she became obsessed with this city so much that she decided to stay here for a while. She contemplated to make the best use of her time in Dhaka and started offering basic to advance level makeup coaching classes for make-up loving women in the city and got tremendous response since there weren't many makeup instructors available in Dhaka. She also gained a lot of social media followers during this period as her makeover and product review live sessions on facebook became extremely popular among her followers.
As a passionate and workaholic fellow,Nodi decided to shift to Bangladesh permanently in 2019 and established "Nodi Khondaker's Makeover" in 2019, her own bridal and party makeovers organization. Her makeover venture grew rapidly over time because of her splendid skills, hard work and charming persona, which also made her get offers from various reputed brands in Bangladesh to review and promote their brands on her social media platforms as a social media influencer.
Her presentation got huge admiration and even during pandemic period, a large number of brands were keen to work with her for her strong work ethics and passion towards her work.
Nodi Khondaker's journey from school teaching in Sweden to being a social media influencer in Dhaka proved that passion and strong determination for work can bring a stable life. She's currently working as a brand ambassador, with a handful of luxurious clothing, accessory and beauty brands alongside her makeup artistic activities.
She cherishes a dream to establish a full-fledged beauty school and beauty salon in Dhaka in the near future. Nodi also wants to give the young girls in the society a lesson about the importance of self-confidence, financial independence and taking control of her own life.