People opt for 'at-home salon services' to get groomed amid COVID-19 pandemic

Though salons have opened and life has started somewhat getting back to normalcy, COVID- wary people are still not interested in stepping out of their homes and exposing themselves to the virus.

published on : 30th September 2020

In this Kerala village, Dalits aren't allowed to get a haircut

To curb the discrimination, Vattavada panchayat president Ramaraj said they would soon open a public salon near the bus stand at Koviloor, where men from all communities can get their hair cut

published on : 5th September 2020

Salon visit? Remember these 6 safety pointers to reduce COVID-19 risk

One should make sure that the salon is well equipped with new adaptive measures to ensure safety to avoid any chance of infection. 

published on : 11th August 2020

Meghalaya government allows restaurants, salons to reopen next week

During the review meeting, it was decided to allow restaurants, beauty parlours, salons and barbershops to reopen from June 22.

published on : 18th June 2020

Unlock 1 relief short-lived for Madurai spas, salons as they lack funds to procure COVID-19 safety gear

The State government gave the nod to open salons in early June, albeit with a  set of restrictions and Standard Operating Procedures.

published on : 12th June 2020

COVID-19: No salon visit for children, senior citizens in Bengaluru

Other customers told to fill e-forms about travel history, Covid symptoms, if any 

published on : 1st June 2020

Barbers sport masks but not gloves, customers flout social distancing in Andhra Pradesh

Salons in non-containment zones across the city began operating after relaxation from lockdown. However, a few barbers were seen not wearing gloves while cutting the hair of customers. 

published on : 24th May 2020

Karnataka government releases SOP for salons and parlours

The Karnataka government has issued a circular of standard operating procedures for salons and parlours.

published on : 20th May 2020

Lockdown relaxation: Hair salons in rural Tamil Nadu to re-open from May 19

Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Monday announced the new relaxation in the rural parts of the state after considering a plea from hairdressers, an official press release here said.

published on : 19th May 2020