DEPILEX Officially Becomes First City & Guilds Training Centre in Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy, in PakistanDepilex Beauty Clinic and Institute officially announced its new status as the first City & Guilds training Centre in Hairdressing & Beauty, in Pakistan, at a media event held at its premises on Saturday, 1st December 2012. The event was also attended by the City & Guilds team from Pakistan and Sri Lanka, who in addition to speaking about the collaboration, gave out certificates to the Depilex team of women, who visited Sri Lanka earlier on, in order to receive training. Continue reading…

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[Lahore, 05th June 2012] On behalf of leading hair and skin care brand Garnier, celebrity television personality and actress Juggun Kazim invited the media to an event in celebration of the Garnier Color Naturals range at Pace, Link Road Lahore. At the event, Garnier Spokesperson Juggun Kazim talked about her experience of coloring her hair with Garnier Color Naturals’ extensive range keeping in mind the summer season and also showed her latest Garnier film to audiences in attendance. Juggun Kazim was accompanied by her Lahore based expert hair team comprising of Jennifer Liu of Jenny’s Beauty Concept and Ruby Hasan, Founder and Creative Director of the salon Splitends, who shared their Garnier hair care tips with all those in attendance. Continue reading…

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Just like the commendable joint venture of Pakistan Fashion Design Council (PFDC) and L’Oréal Paris, the PFDC L’Oréal Paris Bridal Week 2011, there is something freaky yet splendid. Other than the conventional red carpet, the PFDC L’Oréal Paris Bridal Week 2011 is going to have the exceptional “Black Carpet” for the first time in Pakistan’s fashion history.

Where red is the symbol of glam and style, the black depicts the elegance and passion. This is how the Black Carpet of PFDC L’ Oréal Paris Bridal Week 2011 aims to endow the mesmerizing feel to all fashion designers, fashion models, makeup artists, stylists and to all fashionistas and celebutants to walk over. Photographers will have the opportunity to capture the dazzling steps of participants making PFDC L’ Oréal Paris Bridal Week 2011 Black Carpet memorable for the many forth coming Pakistani fashion weeks.



KARACHI:  Pakistani entrepreneurs including multitalented music producers such as Rohail Hyatt are truly making a national and global impact.  Dawood Global Foundation (DGF) recently held the world class 2nd LADIESFUND Entrepreneurship Conference (LEC 2011) at Avari Karachi in which esteemed and influential Hyatt was a star panelist.

LADIESFUND was established in 2007 as an initiative to provide financial security to women and to promote and train women entrepreneurs based on the economic and social aspects of the local communities, with respect to greater women participation in the workforce. Funds raised from LEC 2011 are all audited by Ernst Young Ford Rhodes Sidat Hyder and go toward LADIESFUND Fellowships & Scholarships as well as women development initiatives. Continue reading…

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pantene bridal couture week style360, pantene bridal couture week, bridal couture week, bridal couture week style 360, pantene bridal couture week 2011Lahore, October 13: Style360 held a press conference to announce the launch of Pantene Bridal Couture Week organized by Style360, at a local hotel here. The press conference was well-attended by designers and models participating in the event as well as by the media.

The event was presided over by Shanaz Ramzi, GM Public Relations HUM Network Ltd who welcomed the guests, and announced that Pantene Bridal Couture Week by Style360 would be held at Hotel Pearl Continental from 15th to 16th October, 2011. Four shows would be held with 13 designers participating including those from India.

Vaneeza Ahmed then addressed the gathering and gave a briefing about the line-up of designers and models participating in the two-day event. Local designers in alphabetical order are Ali Xeeshan, Bina Sultan (BNS Couture), Fahad Hussain, Faheem Abbas, Gulzeb Asif, Kosain Kazmi, Mona Imran, Saba (La Chantal), Saba and Misbah (Hijab), Sadaf Arshad, Saira Rizwan, Shayinne Malik (SamanZar), and Shaziya Kiyani (Shaziya Bridal Gallery). Gutam Rakha, Rahul Rastogi and Shibani Rastogi (Rabani & Rakha) are especially flying in from India with their collection for the event. Continue reading…

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A novel campaign was arranged by beauty and personal care brand Capri at Park Towers Karachi recently where people enjoyed a host of activities including pink pampering, beauty advice and guidance from beauty experts and more, all to create a Pink impact for those in attendance. The four day long activity was in line with the pink variant of Capri Soap that has been doing the rounds with media  personality, Ayesha Omar as its Brand Ambassador. With this activity, Capri gave the phrase “Paint the Town Pink” literal meaning by creating a unique experience for everyone in attendance. Aptly named, Pretty in Pink, the campaign commenced with a unique idea of giving out invitations for the activation through a vehicle based activity by driving around Karachi in a Capri Pink Car, which ladies, especially young girls who collected these and eagerly waited to visit the Capri Pink Lounge. Continue reading…

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Following the success and wide critical acclaim of their two previous weeks of fashion in Lahore [February 2010] and Karachi [November 2010], the Pakistan Fashion Design Council and Sunsilk are back in the cultural capital of Pakistan with their third PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week presenting luxury/prêt a porter fashion for the season.

PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week March/April 2011 will be showcasing 25 designers encompassing both the leading names from the industry and exciting emerging talents that the platform continuously aspires to promote through its platform. This season, PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week will be staged on the 29th, 31st and the 1st of April with no shows scheduled for the 30th of March given the significance of the country’s Cricket World Cup 2011 semi final match with India to be played the same day. Continue reading…