Lavina Tandon made her acting debut in 2003, as a tyke craftsman in Aruna Irani's TV arrangement, Tum Bin Jaaoon Kahaan. In 2005, she assumed the part of Charlotte in Hero – Bhakti Hi Shakti Hai; in 2006, she played the part of Chamki in the TV arrangement, Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan.
Her next significant part was as Ranjanba Darbar in the satire arrangement, Papad Pol. She is right now playing the part of Gaal Pari in the youngsters' TV arrangement, Baal Veer subsequent to 2012. In January 2013, Lavina played the role of Sweety in the TV show, Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai. She, additionally, made a cameo in a horror show, Fear Files: Darr Ki Sacchi Tasvirein in June of 2013.
In May of 2013, it was accounted for that she had been signed to play the part of Anurag Sharma's wife in Ekta Kapoor's upcoming TV show, Mera Tera Rishta Purana. In the serial, Jodha Akbar, she took the character of the Mughal Empress Ruqaiya Sultan Begum, the first wife of Emperor Akbar, opposite her Prithviraj Chauhan co-star, Rajat Tokas.