VLCC presents the 2019 edition of its annual ‘Transformation Show’ in Kolkata
A unique ramp show showcasing inspiring, real-life transformation stories
Kolkata.VLCC, a leading Indian beauty and wellness chain, hosted the VLCC Transformation Show in Kolkata today, showcasing and celebratinginspiring, real life transformational stories of women and men across age groups, who shared their journey to wellness, including weight loss, grooming and better health with the audience.
VLCC has been organizing the Transformation Show annually since 2016 to promote the need for and benefits of leading a healthy lifestyle by bringing on stage participants who have led by example and regained their health and fitness parameters and confidence through positive lifestyle changes, dietary modification and physical activity regimen, as practiced at VLCC.
Speaking on the occasion, Mrs. Vandana Luthra, Founder, VLCC said, “It is a momentous occasion for us to be able to witness these real-life transformations. These inspiring stories are a testimony to the possibility of leading a healthier life if a person chooses to work towards it and seek the right kind of expert guidance. VLCC has been offering holistic wellness and beauty solutions for three decades now, and it is success stories like these, that keep us motivated in our mission to spark self-transformation, spread happiness and imbibe individuals with wellness for life.”
Attended by over 400 guests, this year the show featured 63 women and men aged 19 to 70 years from diverse backgrounds across East India. The event was in the form of a contest where awards were given to three winners of the ramp show followed by winners for sub-categories, including Best Transformed, Beautiful Skin, Beautiful Hair, Ms. Congeniality Beautiful Smile, VLCC Ms. Confident, VLCC Ms. Perfect and VLCC Special Recognition Award.
The panel of judges comprisingeminent personalities and celebrities included Ms. Nusrat Jahan, Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) and popular Bengali actor; Ms. Usha Uthup legendary singer of India, Ms. Dona Ganguly, renowned Odissi exponentand wife of cricket legend Sourav Ganguly;Mr. Sourendro Mullic& Mr. Soumyajit Das,famed music virtuoso duo; Ms. Richa Sharma, ex-Mrs India International; Ms. Alesia Raut,super model, VJ and fashion choreographer; and, Dr. S. N. Sharma, Director, Kasturi Das Memorial Super Specialty Hospital, Kolkata.
About VLCC Group:
Founded by Mrs. Vandana Luthra as a beauty and slimming services centre in 1989, VLCC is today widely recognized for its comprehensive portfolio of beauty and wellness products and services and also enjoys a high level of consumer trust. The VLCC Group’s operations currently span 350+ locations in over 165 cities and 16 countries across South Asia, South East Asia, the GCC Region, and East Africa. VLCC manages one of the largest chains of Slimming, Beauty & Fitness centers across Asia; operates one of Asia’s largest networks of vocational education academies in Beauty & Nutrition; and, manufactures in Switzerland and the company’s cGMP-certified plants in India and Singapore, a comprehensive range of skin care, hair-care and body-care products as well as nutraceuticals under the VLCC Natural Sciences™, Skin MTX™,BelleWave™, VLCC Slimmer’s™, VLCC Shape Up™,Specifix™ and VLCC Wellscience™ brands, which are not only used as consumables in treatments and therapies at all VLCC Wellness Centers globally but are also retailed through over 250,000 retail outlets and beauty salons across Asia and Africa.
Beautiful Hair- Dona Poddar (Salt Lake)
Beautiful Skin- Rakshanda Muquim (Theatre Road)
Beautiful Smile - Dr. Sutapa Biswas (Bbsr 1)
Miss Congeniality- AnusreeBasu (Theatre Road)
Miss Perfect - Rajwant Kaur (New Town)
Miss Confident - Purnasha Das (VIP Road)
Special Recognition award- Ratna Dutta (Kankurgachi)
Special recognition- Savita Jhawar (Howrah)
Special Recognition- Baisakhi Sarkar (Kasba)
Special Recognition- Parvati Devi (Howrah)
2nd runner up- Madhurima Dey (Behala)
2nd runner up- Ananya Lahiri (Salt Lake)
1st runner up- AnusreeBasu (Theatre Road)
Winner- Anindita Dutta (Kasba)
* Location of VLCC Wellness & Beauty centre which transformed the client indicated in brackets
Vandana Luthra Mother of Beauty & Wellness Industry & Founder of VLCC gives her best wishes for Durga Puja
· We have total 46 VLCC Beauty & Wellness centres in West Bengal, of which 11 are in Kolkata
· Newly opened Wellness locations are Rajarhat Newtown and Laketown
· First VLCC Wellness & Beauty center in East India is Theatre Road Centre, and the operation was started from November 1999
· Total number of VLCC Institutes of Beauty & Nutrition in Eastern part is 13 (Including 6 in Kolkata)
· Newly opened VLCC Institutes are located in Behala and Barasat Dakbanglow
· We plan to add 100 new institutes in the coming three years, not just in India but also in overseas markets in the Middle East and Africa.
· We train approx. 1,000 students from East every year and25, 000 students in India every year.
· We started our first VLCC Institute in Kolkata way back in 2007, at Sarat Bose road.
· We are planning to open our 10 more centers in this market (Locations still under finalization stage). Planning to open 5 more institutes in east.