Peng Qureshi, a renowned name in the world of beauty and styling launched her new flagship salon here in the metropolitan, on E-Street Clifton on January 26, 2013. A perfectionist at heart, Peng Qureshi makes sure every salon bearing her name is not only known for its quality but also its outstanding service, creativity and attention to detail.
Peng Qureshi, owner of Peng Salon celebrated not only her grand opening but the culmination of 33 years in the Pakistani Hair and Beauty industry. Proving that ‘Peng’s Hair and Beauty Clinic’ is amongst the top professional salons to provide 360 degree solutions for hair, beauty and skin.
In pursuit of her dreams Peng left Malaysia to London where she qualified in the World Federation of Hairdressing and gained experience under experts such as Vidal Sasoon, Robert Feilding, Cristine Shaw and Wella. In 1980, newly married in Pakistan, she debuted her first salon, being one of the very few to offer her international qualifications and expertise to the women of Karachi. Peng has also revolutionized the industry by bringing in the distribution and training techniques of internationally renowned brands such as skin and body care experts ‘GuinotInstitut, Paris’ and Toni & Guy’s professional hair care brand ‘Label.M, London’.
“The beauty industry is a deep and long love affair between craftsmanship, what you do with the use of your hands and brain, and Art which comes from mixing craftsmanship with imagination and heart …”Peng sums up her three decades of hard work.
This flagship salon, a manifestation of beauty, is located on the same street as Xander’s café. It has been designed by Peng & renowned architect / interior designer Naheed Mashooqullah and spans across four floors, each catering to specific beauty needs. The main floor features the cutting edge hair salon, laidback manicure/pedicurelounges followed by the tranquil ‘Label.M’ hair spa. A secluded floor has been assigned for makeup with a private ambience of optimal balanced lighting to enhance makeup application. The Second floor is a dedicated sanctuary for‘Guinot’skin- care facials, massages and all body treatments for ultimate client relaxation. The top floor of the salon houses the official ‘Guinot’ and ‘Peng’s Hair and Beauty Clinic’ Training Institute- A learning center for a network of over 800 beauticians trained by ‘Peng’s’.The newly designed salon features expanded services to meet each and every beauty need including the very latest in hair-cuts and styling & hair spa treatments, the best in salon services and a haven of spa & skin care.
The launch was an elaborate show of hair, makeup & designer haute couture. Renowned models Nadia Hussain, Fauzia, Saima Azhar along with the fresh faces of the industry like Sana Mehak, Abeer and Maham presented a beautiful show at the launch event with stunning make-over makeup and hair-do’s for various occasions by the team at Peng’s and wearing fabulous designs of Maheen Karim, Sana Safinaz, Sanya Maskatiya, Ayesha Hashwani and Adnan Pardesi. Jewelry was provided by Shehrzad Rahimtoolah and Kiran Awan.
Peng salon has been created to provide the highest standard of quality treatments in a professional salon. Brands like Guinot (Paris), Label.M (London), Master Color Makeup (Paris), and L’Oreal Professional (Paris) are used to ensure premium quality products are used.
The launch event was organized by Catwalk Productions and PR handled by Catalyst PR and Marketing. The guest in attendance included the crème de la crème of Karachi’s high society and hair and beauty industry.