What is Cosmetology?
From hair designing to hair colouring, hairstyles to wigs, skin care products to age defying services, manicuring to shampooing, makeup to makeovers, Mac to Maybelline, Godrej to Garnier, 6 plus to 60 plus, everyone is involved in improving and enhancing their appearances with the “feel good” therapy – Cosmetology!
The cosmetic industry is roughly estimated at ₹ 1,800 crore and is growing at an impressive rate of 42 per cent per year. Mix, match and make mosaic –the new look for winter 2005– is the slogan for Lakme range of cosmetics for this winter. L’Oréal, Lakmé, Kuene, Schwarzkopf and CavinKare Ltd. are coming up with new, fresh and trendy techniques to attract consumers. Their mantra is to provide professional services of international standards to their clients. The old one-room beautician’s parlour is now replaced with bigger, better, colourful, computerised and hitech beauty spas.
Cosmetologists are trained in many areas of beauty care, and do one, some, or all of these duties: They shampoo...