Transforming Beauty Services in Indian Salons

Building on the success of 2023 edition, the StyleSpeak Beauty Conference returns on 29-30th April at HBS 2024 in Mumbai, India.

StyleSpeak will hold the 4th edition of its Beauty Conference this year. Presented by Dermalogica, the leading skincare brand available in 100 countries worldwide, the Conference will have an impressive speaker line-up of 25 eminent beauty industry experts.

The StyleSpeak Beauty Conference is a premier platform for knowledge exchange and discussion and plays a pivotal role in guiding and shaping the transformation of beauty services in Indian salons. It brings together leading beauty experts, top CEOs, and influential business leaders who deliberate on the latest trends shaping the future of beauty services in Indian salons and also the business aspects of running a successful aesthetics business.

The Conference Advisory Board for this edition comprises of Samir Srivastav, CEO Looks Salons and Vaishali Shah, Founder & Education Head, LTA School of Beauty.

Who will attend?

Attending delegates will include Beauty industry leaders, CEOs of salons, Technical experts, Educators and Trainees.


Leadership Panel Discussion 1: What is changing in Beauty: Consumer insights – dealing with consumer expectations
Chair: Sandhya Chipalkatti – Founder & Editor StyleSpeak
Panelists: Samir Srivastava – CEO Looks; Vipul Chaturvedi CEO Lakme Lever;

Leadership Panel Discussion 2: Social Media – How to Market your Beauty Services and grow your Business?
Panelists: Kapil Sharma Founder Kapil’s Salon

Leadership Panel Discussion 3: How to Create a Winning Beauty Services Team?
Chair: Vaijaiyanti Bhalachandra Co-founder YLG Salon
Panelists: Sukirti Patnaik Founder Indulge Salons; Renu Kant, Director Envi Salon

Leadership Panel Discussion 4: Growing your Men’s Beauty Business
Chair: Samir Srivastav CEO LOOKS

Leadership Session 5: How can you grow from 1 or 2 Salons to many more?
Chair: Rahul Bhalchandra, Co-founder YLG Salons
Panelists: C.K. Kumarvel Co-founder Naturals Salon; Mukul Pawar Lookwell Salons; Sneh Kotecha CEO JCB Salons


Technical Session 1: How to choose the right treatment?
Discussion: Hina Khan Head of Education Dermalogica India

Technical Session 2: Treatment using Hands or Machines – Which is more effective?
Discussion: Vaishali Shah Founder & Education Head, LTA School of Beauty & Arpita Das Cosmetologist, International Beauty Educator & Consultant

Technical Session & Demo: Causes of Hair Fall and Solutions you can offer
Discussion: Jigar Patel, Founder Root Deep


Live Demo 1: Facial Treatment: Decoding the Glass / Korean Skin Facial

Live Demo 2: Facial Treatment: Lifting treatment with machine
Dr Pooja Gadikar BAMS, Cosmetologist & Trichologist, Hina Khan, Head of Education, Dermalogica India

Demo 3: Hydra Facial: Do’s and Don’ts
Dr Deepti Abhyankar Cosmetologist, CIDESCO International Examiner