Session 1

03:00 PM – 03:50 PM

The New Normal for beauty & wellness industry post-pandemic

  • Has beauty taken a backseat in COVID times?
  • COVID & altered consumer habits
  • Minimalism, a big mood for 2021?
  • Is Beauty shifting gears from necessity to affordable luxury
  • #Vocal4Local & DIY ruling the industry
  • Beauty tourism and the path to recovery from the virus outbreak


  • Ms. Monica Bahl, CEO, B&WSSC
  • Mr. Sandeep Dahiya, CEO, Times Lifestyle Enterprise; Director & Business Head – Brand Extensions, BCCL
  • Ms. Aishwarya Sawarna Nir, Founder, Global Beauty Secrets
  • Celebrity Hairstylist Rod Anker, Founder, Rod Anker Salons
  • Ms. Manisha Chopra, Co-Founder, SeaSoul & Kerasoul Cosmetics

Session 2

04:00 PM – 04:50 PM

Adapting and adopting to the New Normal – modifying the way we work

  • Salon visit gets a makeover in the post-Covid era
  • Decoding the equation of capacity vs operational cost
  • ‘Zero Touch’ and contact-less services
  • Growing pie of ‘At home’ and eCommerce services


  • Mr. Rahul Bhalchandra, CEO & Founder Director, YLG Salons
  • Mr. CK Kumaravel, CEO & Founder, Natural’s Salon
  • Mr. Sachin Kamat, Director, Enrich
  • Dr. Aprit Sharma, Founder-CEO, Seven Seas Spas
  • Mr. Savio John Pereira, Celebrity Hairstylist
  • Mr. Rajiv Nair, Chief Executive Officer, Kaya Ltd.

Session 3

05:00 PM – 05:50 PM

Wellness at centre stage 

       Going back to the basics with Wellness becoming the fundamental building block

       Digital Fitness and Virtual workout during the pandemic

       More & more personal trainers in demand

       The rise of Apps to up the fitness quotient



  • Mr. Nikhil Kakkar, COO, Gold’s Gym India
  • Ms. Pallavi Barman, Head – Marketing & Operations, HRX
  • Ms. Ankita Shrivastava, International Athlete & World Record Holder
  • Ms. Shweta Shah, Celebrity Dietician/Nutritionist
  • Mitesh Shah, Co-Founder, IPV

06:00 PM Onwards

Beauty & Wellness India Awards 2021 Ceremony