When an entrepreneur wants to launch his own business, he prepares a couple of business models which will successfully bring him returns on the investment he has made. Among several business that exist, one which is likely to bring you return sooner than others is the franchise business model. If you are an aspiring businessman, you could take up a franchisee of a super successful brand or alternatively, you could become be the franchisor.
In this month’s cover story, we explore the immense business potential of the franchising business. We speak to experts in the line of beauty and wellness and offer you glimpses of their experience. Names like Naturals Salons, Orane Academy, Shahnaz Husain, amongst others have been featured to guide the young entrepreneur on his journey towards success.
In the interview section, we meet Jason Liddiard, who for the last 23 years has been in the hair dressing line and on the dint of his merit, has earned accolades for himself and his team. He shares his journey with us. In the photo essay, we present the Moon Collection by Christophe Gaillet. Inspired by the celestial body, the ‘Moon’ is a feminine, soft and pure collection with sober lines. The cuts are less degraded and more structured.
We also showcase the skills and dedication of Vikram Mohan, Director, Bounce Salons and Pia Balwani, owner of Hair Ok Please salon In Mumbai. In make-up and beauty, we have Gursewak Singh, an independent make-up artist, who has persevered to reach where he has after overcoming several challenges. He shares his victorious journey with us, which will undoubtedly, be a motivation for aspirants to enter the field of bridal make-up.
In trends, we have Schwarzkopf Professional, a global leader in professional hair care, unveiled the Essential Looks Spring Summer 2016 to celebrate the hairdresser’s passion for hair, fashion, the future and encapsulates it into a luxuriously glossy trend book, a digital app, a breath-taking catwalk show and a stage event featuring live cuts and colours.
A luxurious spa on the bank of Kaveri river, The Sunken Spa at Amanvana Spa Resort in Coorg, is straight out of a postcard and boasts of 360 Ý approach to wellness. Soak in your senses with the enchanting Á ora and fauna all around and indulge yourself in the lavishly curated spa menu while hearing the gentle gurgles of the river. Mohammad Saddik, WelcomWellness Spa Manager, WelcomHotel Dwarka shares his views on the wellness industry and plans for the spa.
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