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.
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 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.