Mangaluru: Blink, a Unisex family salon was inaugurated here at Legacy Commercial complex, near Dominos, Bendoorwell on August 21.
Former mayor and corporator of Falnir Jascintha Alfred and Fr Nelson Da'almeida from Jeppu Seminary were present on the occasion.
Fr Nelson after blessing the salon, wished all success to the owners of the salon and said, "Today many are going abroad in search of jobs. But these young women have shown their talent, capacity and their creative mind by starting business in our own city. Today girls are shining everywhere. In Olympics our women athletes have made all of us proud by winning medals."
Jascintha Alfred speaking on the occasion said, "Today all are beauty-conscious. This is a perfect place to start a salon and I wish that customers here will receive quality service.
Interior designer, actor Sudhir Raj Urwa was also present on the occasion.
The new salon owned by Nelly Fernandes is managed by her daughters Preema and Princy Fernandes.
The Salon offers several services including waxing, manicure, pedicure, oxy-bleach, oil massage, blow dry etc. The inaugural special offer for ladies which is valid for month includes Rs 3499 with hair straightening, smoothening and length, for Rs 999 with hair spa, facial and full hand waxing, Rs 549 with tan removal, half hand waxing and half leg waxing, for Rs 499 hair cut and facial.
In the special inaugural offer for men the customers can pick any 5 items like hair cut, hair gel with hair set, foam shave, oil massage, oxy bleach, scrub massage etc for Rs 870.