Q.Shameelah, how did the idea of GharPar come in your mind?
A. I was running a small Beauty Salon before starting GharPar. Mehvish Arifeen (one of the co-founders of GharPar) proposed the idea to take the salon to a new level and open a training institute. We soon realized the gap in vocational training centers, whilst it provides training it doesn’t guarantee any lucrative economic opportunity and that’s how the genesis of GharPar started. Simply put a beautiful marriage between technology and the beauty business.
Q.Considering, every new day a new salon is gets launched, were you uncertain at any given point before launching this project?
A. Absolutely not! The premise of GharPar was to provide an alternative to young working women and young mothers that one can avail the same quality of beauty services in the comfort of their home. GharPar embodies On-demand beauty services!
Q.Tell us about your core team and how do you all manage?
A. We have been extremely lucky to have the most amazing core team. GharPar was founded by four highly intelligent and dedicated individuals – who believe that social good and profits go hand in hand. The core team consists of myself, Shameelah Ismail, CEO, Mehvish Arifeen, C