5 December 2018
City Socialite Shalu Swani’s passion for keeping up with the latest research and breakthroughs in beauty, skin care and make up, took her to South Korea, where she came to know about well established , traditional and authentic beauty & wellness therapies of the country. She used them on herself and saw the effectiveness. This motivated her to bring these and her knowhow from other countries she visited , in form of a start up at Chandigarh. Her hard work and persistence resulted in setting up her labour of love , ‘Stylush’ – a path breaking unisex wellness salon, encapsulating holistic upkeep of body, mind and soul in the city. She has been joined by the award winning and famous make-up artist(MUA) Parveen. It is noteworthy that Parveen has done over 50,000 bridal make ups over 17 years and has done make overs of 100 brides in a day. Both the founders held a preview for media of ‘Stylush’ at an exclusive unveiling of the studio, which has a very English feel to it, in the decor and interiors.
“Invasive anti ageing techniques are now passe . We treat the root of skin problems i.e. cells; with our boutique’s fully equipped non invasive stem cell therapy spray. The result oriented , natural Korean techniqueuses regenerated stem cells and activates lymph nodes for stalling ageing. We have also brought to tricity for the first time ‘microblading’, which is a unique permanent thickening of eyebrows, for which Parveen has taken training at a global level. We can give you permanent mink eye lashe extensions too. We also have organic pedicure & manicure with dead sea salts and jasmine oils.” Says Shalu talking about some of the many firsts ‘Stylush’ has brought to the city.
“We do facial rejuvenations with Korean masks like rice, collagen, bee pollen etc. Japanese seaweed mask has also been introduced and anti ageing make up too is there. Our hair detox using sweet almonds therapy from Korea is time tested. We have also brought in unique aroma therapy detox services.” chips in Parveen.
The idea behind Stylush is to create a modern beauty and wellness hub which assimilates the globe’s most effective and nature friendly beauty & wellness therapies.
Considering the role played by good hair in an individual’s personality, the boutique also offers bespoke hair detoxification. The characteristic differentiating ‘Stylush’ from traditional beauty, hair and make-up studios is the emphasis laid on the overall wellness of an individual. “Our experts give you relaxing Japanese aroma oil massages in the pulse area and specific points on the head, even as you are taking any service at the studio. The fragrance of these aroma oils provides one with a feeling of rejuvenation.” Adds Shalu.
A USP at ‘Stylush’ is that Parveen, the MUA, can do a perfect bridal make-up in just 15 minutes also everyday next to skin make up in the same time. ‘Stylush’ has an aesthetically designed studio, for the bride Not only brides, make-up for the groom and his best man too, is available for the first time. For destination weddings as well, there is a specially trained team ready to fly.
The studio also boasts of a UK-accredited Stylush school of make-up and hair, that aims to impart the latest know-how in the world of cosmetology to those aspiring to be aestheticians.
Other services offered at the boutique include hair detox spas, Instagram-ready nail extensions, eyebrow tinting and super selfie make up for youngsters and make up for social media socialites.