The hair and beauty industry calls for attention now.


ISLAMABAD -- In light of the outbreak of COVID-19, perhaps the most badly affected businesses have been those that are service-based. Though acknowledging that the hairdressing industry is a high-risk business in light of the novel coronavirus outbreak, the government cannot turn a blind eye to the industry.

The hair and beauty industry generates a large amount of revenue for the nation and the lack of government support will mean that businesses can only survive on savings, and personal investments of entrepreneurs, for so long. The salons have been closed from the 19th of March till today. It has now been four months since the closure of business for their industry. The salon owners in Pakistan would like an open dialogue to...

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