British Muslim Heritage Centre
21st April 2017 at 6:00 pm

HOST: Dr Shameela Islam-Zulfiqar
MUA: Lubna Nazir
HIJAB STYLING: Uzma Chaudhri
HAIR: Rukhsana Azam

The Manchester workshop is raising funds for Syrian Refuges through the Al Fatiha Global's E-Aid Card Appeal at the British Muslim Heritage Centre.

Welcome to the MANCHESTER Workshop- You are one step closer to a fabulous evening to learn new skills you've always wanted to have while supporting our fellow brothers and sisters in need.

Learn more about TeamManchester and our Beauty experts so you know what highlights we have in store for you on the day!

Host: Dr Shameela Islam- Zulfiqar

Shameela is a proud mother of four children, Medical Doctor, Business owner and award-winning Senior Artist at Asian Creations whilst also maintaining roles in Community and Humanitarian Activism. She is currently studying a Masters in Humanitarianism and Conflict Response.

During her GP training, Dr Shameela embarked on several humanitarian aid convoys to Syria, delivering medical and emergency aid to those in need and treating the injured in Syrian hospitals. She has also volunteered in humanitarian missions to Gaza, Pakistan, Bosnia and more recently in the French refugee camps of Calais and Dunkerque. She is a medical advisor to several international NGOs and regularly oversees the coordination of aid containers to conflict areas of need.

Her fundraising activities have raised over half a million pounds for charitable causes. Recognising the power of utilising creative skills for good, she has spearheaded the Charity Beauty Workshops campaign after 9 successful charity Eye Makeup Workshops in Manchester over the last 4 years. She has run her business ‘Asian Creations’ alongside her busy schedule for 25 years to channel this creative flair.

Sample some of the creativity here;

At the Manchester evening workshop, your Beauty Consultants will each be demonstrating live tutorials for 40- 60 minutes each. These will be interactive sessions with opportunities to ask questions after the demos are completed.

The expert for the eye makeup demo will be the renowned LUBNA NAZIR;

An UBER-talented MUA well known for her makeup artistry. She has a massive following on social media and regularly beautifies brides on their big day. Lubna will be sharing some of her makeup tricks on the night.

Take a sneak peak at some of her showcased work here:

The Hijab Stylist: UZMA CHOUDHARY

UZMA is a self taught hijab stylist, that has over 6 years experience in hijab styling. She has gained her reputation through her talent for impeccably neat, flawless styling, her professional character and work ethics. All profits from my master classes go to charity alhamdulillah. She has had the opportunity to learn and grow as a stylist and she has been teaching students all over the UK for the past three years.
She will be showcasing 3 hijab styles that can be taken from daytime to evening styles.

Check out her website to choose your favourite styles!

Hair Stylist: RUKSANA AZAM

An expert in hair creativity and renowned in the beauty world for hair pin-ups and elegant styling, Ruksana also runs regular hairstyling training sessions. She will be parting with some hair styling gems on the night.

Take a look at some of her glamorous work here:


Please ensure that you bring along YOUR existing makeup kits with your personal makeup brushes if you want to 'have a go' on a friend or yourself.

For the hijab styling session, you will need:
• 2 print scarves
• 2 plain scarves
• Hijab Pins
• A stand-up desk Mirror

You are welcome to watch and take notes- People learn in different ways- the choice is yours! It's YOUR EVENING!

Please note, videography is prohibited on the night. Taking pictures is permissible, however, please respect other guests by ensuring others are not in the background of your snap without asking permission.

REGISTRATION will be from 6 pm with a prompt start at 6.30pm
Arrival drinks and a variety of canapés and cakes will be on offer.

With so much on offer in this fun packed workshop and amazing value for your donation- What are you waiting for? Phone your besties and book your place today! There's never been a better way to learn new skills!

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