Ace hairstylist Jawed Habib is planning to open beauty parlours across suburban and rural India. The salons would be on a 100 percent franchisee model.
“To train these budding hair stylists of Jawed Habib Gramin Beauty Parlours, we will set up hair academies in districts,” he said.
As part of the Centre’s Skill India Mission, Jawed Habib Hair and Beauty Ltd has tied up with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to train youth in the business of beauty and hair styling. “To start with, we will train 50,000 youngsters in West Bengal, 5,500 in Bihar and 20,000 in Uttar Pradesh this year. Training in Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh and Maharashtra will start next year. In all, we will train 3,00,000 people.”