Thursday, 21 September 2017

Dr. Muhammad Nasir Rashid - IPPA Award 2017 Winner for Best Aesthetic and Hair Transplant



With loads of glitz and glamour, fun and entertainment, and hopes and wishes, IPPA Awards 2017 came to an end on the evening of 17th September. This star-studded evening was filled with some of the amazing people who nailed their performance in their respected fields. One of them is Dr. Muhammad Nasir Rashid, who undoubtedly made his name through extensive efforts and best knowledge. Being one of the nominations for Best Aesthetic and Hair Transplant Award, he had faith in himself and his work. Fortunately, he became the winner and went home with the glory of being the best.



Dr. Nasir is the founder of the Pakistan's first chain of hair transplant clinics by the name of "Hair Club". After graduating from the King Edward Medical College, Dr. Nasir dedicated his life towards intense research in hair aesthetics and transplant and soon after specialising in this field, he got the opportunity to work with world-renowned hair transplant surgeons and acquired the most valuable expertise to use them later in his country. Dr. Nasir has been a very humble person who knows his work extremely well and wants to help people with hair problems in the most reliable way. He uses the unique type of equipment straight from USA and UK and leaves no trace of the doubt for his patients.


 

Dr. Muhammad Nasir Rashid has done treatment for some of the top TV and Film personalities by giving them a new identity through his top-notch hair services. Celebrities such as Nouman Ejaz, Faisal Qureshi, Shakeel, Asad, Nabeel, Faisal Rehman, Adnan Jilani, Babar Ali and many other super-stars have gone through hair transplant surgery to gain a new look. His hair clinic provides both hair loss treatment and hair transplant surgery. Being a qualified hair transplant surgeon, Dr. Nasir has the solution to almost every hair problem. 




We wish Dr. Nasir best of luck in his future endeavours and want him to bring about a sustainable change in the society just to boost the confidence of his patients. Above all his treatment is not just for men but also for women of all ages. So be confident and if you find any problem related to your hair and its growth head over to nowhere but "Hair Club".

Regards,
Samia Nabil Sheikh,
Glam Galore. 

Friday, 15 September 2017

Komal Nasir - The Emerging Talent Nominee For IPPA Awards 2017


Komal Nasir is one of the emerging and talented designers from Pakistan. A country that is known for its diversified and rich culture is a house for some of the top and most talented fashion designers. Fashion is always celebrated in Pakistan, and so the talent of these fashion designers is appreciated. Komal has been working for quite a long time and is popularly known for her designer shawls, scarves, and capes. Her designs have a very ethnic touch that beautifully elaborates her passion for creating something out-of-the-box. Her designs are not just famous in Pakistan, but people living abroad especially from India and Pakistan love her pieces.  Being a promising designer, she has a lot to offer in future and will definitely not let her artist fraternity down.


Fortunately, because of her hard work and intricate fashion sense, Komal has been nominated as one of the Emerging Talents for IPPA Awards 2017. Her hard work has just paid-off and being a fashion designer, she is now at the new heights of success. Komal has been nominated alongside Faria Bukhari (Actress), Sonia Mashal (Actress), Faiza Saqlain (Designer), Momina Mustehsan (Singer), and Aima Baig (Singer). Being nominated among all the females, the competition is quite tough, and she needs your precious votes to prove that she is the best emerging talent of the year. 



To vote for this talented designer, all you need to do is log on to "www.ippaawards.org", fill in all the relevant details and continue to vote. To get some more relevant details regarding IPPA Awards 2017, check out their Facebook Page "IPPA Awards Official", Instagram account "@ippaawardsofficial" and Youtube account "I.P.P. Awards".

Komals' work has been appreciated worldwide and her work displays tradition and modesty. Women around Pakistan and abroad love to wear her designs and flaunt around. Let me share some of her work that will surely mesmerize you and will let you know how well and sincerely she has done her job.






All we can do is wish Komal Nasir a very best of luck for her future ventures and hope that she becomes one of the proud winners of the IPPA Awards 2017 and hold the award with pride and dignity.


Love,
Samia Nabil Sheikh,
Glam Galore.

Friday, 25 August 2017

When you Crave for Something Sweet and Instantly Receive Your Wish

Your day becomes super-duper when you receive some heavenly desserts early morning. Last Sunday, Baker's Canvas by Tooba Zaheer sent me some of her sweet goodies that looked simply mouth-watering. She has some unique and flavorful desserts to offer that are ready to deliver and freshly baked. The Delivery was prompt, the packaging was neat, extraordinary and hassle free and the taste was just divine. Received Vanilla Cupcake, Triple Chocolate Brownie, Mega Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake and Banana Walnut Muffin.

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  • Vanilla Cupcake was soft and moist. It was not at all over sugary with a buttercream topping to die for.
  • Tripple Chocolate Brownie was crisp that can give you death by chocolate.
  • Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake was pure love with huge chocolate chunks that can melt in your mouth in no time.
  • Banana Walnut Muffin was a new addition to taste in my life. Unique with chunks of walnut to surprise you.



Overall the combination of all these desserts was excellent that can fulfill your sweet cravings anytime anywhere.

Love,
Samia Nabil Sheikh,
Glam Galore.

Overall Rating:
💓💓💓💓💓
5/5 

Thursday, 24 August 2017

When a Sweet Little Tribute Grabs the Right Appreciation – Hamza J. Sheikh’s Tribute to Danyal Zafar’s Muntazir from Coke Studio 10 Grabs Ultimate Attention


Recently, one of my contributions was published on a leading online magazine of Pakistan "Parhlo". Unfortunately, it was quite edited and the whole article was not published. For this reason, I'm uploading my complete article, so that it can reach the people in its complete form.

It has always been a pleasure watching Coke Studio from the very first day it went on-air. This sensational yet uniquely arranged musical venture is itself a great tribute to the legendary musicians and singers of Pakistan. A music program that stands out in the whole world because of its never getting old musical concept and the way it has molded the soulful voices of young Pakistanis with its mesmerizing and heartwarming music techniques.

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Recently, an uptown lad from Karachi tried his guts to present an amazing tribute to none-other-than Danyal Zafar who himself is just fresh in the music industry. Danyal is the younger brother of the famous actor, singer and model Ali Zafar who have been connected to this field for quite a long time now. Hamza J. Sheikh, who is an Advertising student, pursued his passion for singing in a very different way. Hamza loves to sing whenever he gets ample time from his studies. A few days back, he randomly sang a few lines of his ever favorite song from Coke Studio Season 10, Muntazir by Danyal Zafar and Momina Mustehsan and uploaded it onto his YouTube Channel and Facebook Fan Page. He then tweeted the same song on one of the social media portals “Twitter,” tagging Coke Studio, Danyal Zafar, and Momina Mustehsan. My God, this was his lucky day as in just a few minutes Coke Studio itself took the pleasure to reply to Hamza’s tweet, appreciating his amazing voice and great effort.




But that was not all, as there was something more exciting coming up. There was a retweet from Mr. Danyal Zafar himself that made Hamza’s day one of never ending and unforgettable moments. It was a tweet that appreciated Hamza for his great musical tribute and effort. Hamza has been into skies after this amazing interaction by the people themselves and this, in turn, has boosted his courage to bring out something more splendid next time.


Hamza J. Sheikh is a die-hard fan of Ali Zafar. He is completely inspired by Zafar’s musical journey and wants to continue his singing passion along with his studies. Other than his tribute to Danyal Zafar, Hamza has also personally performed some amazing covers by Ali Zafar especially his PSL-2 Anthem. It was a great tribute to Ali Zafar that crossed more than 66k views. Why don’t we have a sneak look to some of his amazing work and appreciate his utmost effort towards our strong music industry:





Follow Hamza J. Sheikh on:
Twitter: https://twitter.com/hamzajsheikh

Thank you all for your love and patience.
Samia Nabil Sheikh,
Glam Galore.

Independence Day Care Package From Peridot Products

It is always a pleasure receiving something that helps you to care about you and your home. Well, I recently received an amazing complete care package that had everything one can imagine. It was actually an Independence gift to make their loyal customers, even more, happier on the day. It was received right on time and was beautifully packed considering the theme of 14th August. 

Peridot has always come up with products that are excellent in quality considering the hygiene level and environment of Pakistan. Each and every product in the package had a distinctive purpose. I received two different Floor Cleaners in two different fragrances, Revive All Furniture Polish, Bleach Power, Toilet Cleaner, Liquid Shoe Polish and Shoe Shiner, Bronze Polish all this from the brand KIWI, One Insect Spray, Mosquito Repellent, and Mosquito Repellent Machine from INSEGUARD. One Glass Cleaner from Pakistan's No. 1 GLINT and the ever famous Black Cat. All of these products come under the banner of Peridot Products. All-over it was a one huge gift package that amazed me and saved me from my monthly home care shopping.

Thank you Peridot Products for such a lovely gesture. You made my day extremely valuable with your so very reliable products. Hope to buy all these items in future for better home comfort and care.


Love,
Samia Nabil Sheikh,
Glam Galore.







Tuesday, 15 August 2017

Astonishing 70th Independence Day Celebrations at Dolmen Mall Tariq Road


Dolmen Mall is one of the Leading mega shopping mall projects of Pakistan that always comes up with something special and unique on the different occasions throughout the year. This time, Dolmen Mall located at Tariq Road planned something unique and extraordinary on the Azadi night to celebrate 14th of August that marks the Independence Day of our beloved country Pakistan. A day of joy and a day of sacrifice when hundreds and thousands of lives went through bloodshed, leaving their homes in India and migrating to their new homeland Pakistan. The management of the mall pre-planned it beautifully with the concerned parties to make the day breath-taking and unforgettable. 

The celebrations started on the 11th of August with amazing discounts throughout the mall providing up to 70% discount on their respective products and services. The whole mall was decorated with Azadi banners and beautiful cutouts to make the event even more mesmerizing. Different restaurants at the food court had some amazing Azadi deals to fill your food cravings to celebrate this lovely day. With amazing shopping extravaganza, there was a chance to win some exciting gifts on the purchase of Rs. 5000 and above through a lucky draw. The main event started on the night of 13th August exactly after Maghrib with a tantalizing Laser Show right in front of the main Dolmen Mall Tariq Road Building. It was a one of a kind experience to see colorful lasers depicting different monuments of Pakistan on the mega wall of the mall. The unique colors and the Azadi text was indeed grabbing the attention of the people outside the mall and was calling them in a unique way to come and join the celebrations with us. 






         
Now comes the mega celebration that was already entertaining the Dolmen Mall lovers at the lower ground floor of the mall. The view was unique and was approachable throughout the mall. Anyone from any floor of the mall can view and hear the on going Azadi extravaganza. It was a complete Azadi Show that was hosted by none other than VJ Tahir Ali Shah. One's feelings were out of this world while listening to loud patriotic songs and a live band. Tahir started off the show with some Azadi activities and games. The audience got a good chance to come up on the stage and heart-out the songs they always wanted to sing live in front of so many people. Gift vouchers were distributed along with many handy wishes and good luck. Students of Meritorious High School and College were present at the venue along with their teachers to celebrate the day with full enthusiasm. They also performed on stage with a unique way to present National Anthem with their teachers.



The host Tahir Ali Shah kept the crowd busy with his question and answer session and different activities. By the time clock struck 11.45 am, comes the main performer of the day. Yes, none other than the very talented singer Mustafa Zahid from the band Roxen. The crowd went all crazy with just a single glimpse of this guy. The guy took over the stage with his mesmerizing looks and soulful voice. My God isn't he charming? His voice is just out of this world, just perfect for the Azadi event. The crowd was kept busy with some patriotic songs until it was time for midnight and the countdown began to celebrate the Independence Day of Pakistan. The time clock struck 12, Mustafa began singing the National Anthem of our beloved country with full enthusiasm along with the crowd that made this whole event a big success. There was an amazing burst of fireworks along with a shower of green and white chits to celebrate the day more heartily. Mustafa ended his performance with 4 to 5 songs and where the most celebrated day came to an end with unforgettable memories and some memorable moments and good byes.

Love,
Samia Nabil Sheikh,
Glam Galore.












Thursday, 27 July 2017

Blood Donation By Celebrities - The Most Thoughtful Gesture Towards Mankind (Press Release)


KITCC, Karachi, Pakistan, 24th July 27, 2017: There’s a difference between people who donate blood and those who support its donation. But Pakistan’s favorite actor and popular TV host FaysalQuraishi has proved himself to be the finest of them all!  

In an effort to encourage more people to donate blood, FaysalQuraishi has recently decided to have his fingers pricked and presenting his own blood in support of the Kashif Iqbal Thalassemia Care Center (KITCC) blood donation request.

According to reports, Faysal received a voice note from the representative of KITCC informing about the urgent requirement of fresh, healthy, blood donations to save lives of their young patients.

Mr. Quraishi was quick to respond to this call and chose to share this message on his official Facebook page immediately. He then resolved to offer a pint of his own blood too...and this he would do LIVE on his television show. Interestingly Faysal’s show is also called “Salam Zindagi” (meaning “Salute to life”)

Although it is generally believed that acts of kindness are best done secretively to get better rewards from Almighty, this particular action was done in public to set an example for Faysal’s many fans and as inspiration for his followers.

The voice note said, "There's been a sharp drop in the number of young, healthy, people donating blood to us, owing to the long summer vacations in Karachi’s colleges & universities. Our blood reserves have dried up and there is an urgency to replenish the supply. A failure to boost the number of young donors has now put a strain on the blood service for our thalassemia patients…Children are dying."

An official statement from Faysal Quraishi quoted him saying, "I really want to support this appeal because giving blood is such an amazing thing to do. Blood isn't just needed when people have accidents - it's also used to help treat health conditions like cancer, thalassemia, long term illnesses and in maternity care. I would urge healthy people to consider blood donation as it takes only a little of your time, but can save lives…” 

To find out if you are eligible to become a blood donor and make a date to donate please call KITCC on 0335 2890020.

Just remember: Blood cannot be given more frequently than 16 weeks, which is only three times a year. To find out more please consult your physician.

Press Release provided by Faizan Riaz from the Blog Coverage







Thursday, 29 June 2017

Makeup Grabs from just4girls.pk


Aloha Peeps,


It has been a while I have not written about some of the makeup I have recently grabbed. There is a lot of unboxing still to be done so I can share my purchases with you people. 

Just a month back I was surfing the internet and came across 'just4girls.pk', a website that deals in authentic cosmetics and related accessories. It was my first time to shop from this particular website so thought of grabbing a few items for daily use. The website is easy to use and the purchasing process was smooth and prompt. In no time, I got my order confirmation email and then the challenge started to wait for my order.   

New the real struggle started where I had to wait for my order and I'm the one who made a call to know about my order status. Upon 2-3 follow-ups, I finally received my stuff and that is too incomplete. Two items from the order were missing and the rider told me that they will be delivered soon but till date nothing came as such. The parcel was packed extremely unprofessionally and seems like I have bought stuff from a local vendor. Now comes the products, all of them were genuine and thankfully intact. 

Now let's see what I actually bought:

I ordered three MUA (Makeup Academy) Matte Lipsticks and one NYX Blush. Was super-excited as I got the blush on discounted price and lipsticks on very good competitive price. 

MUA Matte Lipsticks Shades:
  • Fawn Fancy (Nude Mauve)
  • Scarlet Siren (Cool Red)
  • Mystic Marsala (Toned-Down Pink)

NYX Blush Shade:
  • Rose Garden (Mild Glittery Rosy Pink)


MUA Matte Lipsticks

MUA Matte Lipsticks

Left to Right - Fawn Fancy, Mystic Marsala, Scarlet Siren

NYX Blush

Rose Garden 

The texture of the lipstick is pretty creamy with a matte finish. It doesn't dry out and stays for quite a long time but requires a slight touchup from the inner side of the lips. These MUA Matte Lipsticks are easy on the pocket and perfect for daily use and even for nights out. The NYX Blush on-the-other-hand is a bit glittery but gives you a very fine peachy pink texture. Overall, my experience with these products are amazing just had a little issue with 'just4girls.pk' services. Looking forward to have some more shopping experience with 'just4girls.pk' until they improve their packaging and service. Stay tuned for more updates and reviews only on 'Glam Galore'.

Love,
Samia Nabil Sheikh,
Glam Galore.

Overall Rating:
💓💓💓💓💛
4/5