The journey of Indian grooming and wellness industry from small scale parlours to offering 360-degree solutions for complete personality enhancement has been tremendous. The once fragmented and informal sector plagued with low awareness and limited exposure to futuristic solutions today has grown adequately to muster government’s intervention for start-up India initiatives and skill development measures. However, the success of this sector immensely resides on the significant contribution of few eminent personalities who opened the gate of opportunities in Indian grooming industry.
This Teacher’s Day, Advanced Hair Studio celebrates and acknowledges the top five pioneers of Indian grooming industry.
Hairstyling is a part of Jawed Habib’s legacy as renowned hairstylist’s grandfather was the personal hair maker of country’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru and India’s last Viceroy Lord Mountbatten. Ranked among India’s most popular hairdressers, Jawed has worked ardently to raise awareness towards the sector. Not restricting his efforts to only metros, Habib conducted several workshops in the inner pockets of the country. Setting trends for more than two decades now; Jawed’s contribution to the industry stands tall.
Celebrity hairstylist and grooming expert; Adhuna following her passion has come a long way and is an inspiration to many budding hairstylists. Her experimentative and unique styling especially for short hair carves a niche for her in this industry. Hairstyle for Priti Zinta’s character in the movie, ‘Lakshya’ was hair goals to the nation and is recognized as a bold step to give a short haircut to a female actor. Adhuna’s distinguished style has caught several eyeballs over the years and her beauty experiments have taken the sector to another level.
The ace beauty expert, Shahnaz is popular for starting the Herbal Beauty Care wave in the nation. The internationally acclaimed beautician took the Indian herbal heritage of Ayurveda across the world. Her foray into the unexplored segment is an international case study.
Savio John Pereira
Savio has styled celebrities from every sphere and is one of the leading har dressers in the fashion industry. Having his expertise in experimenting, Savio came into limelight due to ‘Rachel’ haircut moment. The famous hair stylist has been working relentlessly to put India also on the global map for the talent it has and has a significant contribution in how the industry is growing and shaping up.
Vandana Luthra is a globally famous fitness and beauty expert. Her pioneering initiative of being careful and maintaining the overall wellbeing is well-appreciated by individuals from across age-groups and markets. Her concept of encouraging a healthier society is path-breaking for the Indian wellness and grooming industry in many aspects.