Glamazon organizes Art of Make-up and Hair grooming contest

Based on the theme of “tribal inspiration”, an Art of Make-up and hair grooming contest was recently held at Niathu Resort of Dimapur.

Photo by Caisii Mao

Altogether 12 make-up artistes and 20 hairstylists participated in the gala event which was a first-of-its-kind organized in the State with the basic objective of promoting young talents and professionalism in the frontier State. The event was organized by Glamazon events.

The event was conceived by Calvina Sumi – a professional make-up and hair stylist from Pivot Point Academy, Delhi. A professional who has worked in the national circles, she has worked with the likes of Rohit Bal, Malini Ramani models and celebrities like Tanushree Datta, Esther Jamir and sports personality Vijender Singh.

Photo by Caisii Mao

A three-round sequence was used by the judges to select the winners. The Best Hair Stylist Award (Male) went to Ajung, the Best Hair Stylist Award (Female) went to Martha, while Lovi won the Best Make-up Artist award. The Colours trophy was won by Matthew who was also rewarded with Rupees Fifteen thousand in cash. All the other winners received cash prizes of Rupees Ten thousand each.

The panel of judges for the event were former Miss Nagaland and Sony My Miss India as well as Pantaloon Fresh Face of Femina Miss India 2007 Akunuo Khezie, freelance make-up artist Valerie and renowned designer Rosuo Rhi. Popular Radio Jockey based in Guwahati RJ Hansraj, who was the host for the evening, ensured that the celebration quotient never simmered down.

The designers of K Creative Design Institute, Dimapur and Vikhetoli Das from Guwahati also displayed their collections during the fashion round based on ethnic wear, tribal inspiration, fairy and Indian. Artistes like Alobo Naga, Sulika, Kalina, Naga Idol Moanungsang and Naga Idol finalist Venetolu also performed on the occasion.

Photo by Caisii Mao

The chief guest for the event was Nagaland Health Minister Azo Khezie, who asserted that Nagas are second to none in any field whatsoever. Urging the Nagas not to let their talents go wasted, he congratulated Glamazon events for s successful show. Hokotu Zhimo, Advisor of the Dimapur Municipal Corporation, also addressed the gathering.
Glamazon Events was established in 2009 to hearten and promote the foray of Nagas in the grooming industry and to encourage stylists and make-up artists in the State with the ultimate aim of generating job opportunities by professionalising the grooming industry.


About Aiyushman Dutta

Who am I? Yet to find the answer. For the time being, u can call me a writer, maybe a journalist and a music entrepreneur or an errand boy! Whatever suits your fancy!

Posted on July 19, 2011, in Concerts/ Reviews, Day-to-Day and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. would love to see photos of the winner of glamazon color trophy ,Nagaland asap!!!thanks:-)

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