Mussarat Misbah is a famous beautician of Pakistan. She opened her first beauty salon Depilex in Karachi in the early 80s. At that time fashion industry in Pakistan was in its infancy, educated people were now venturing into the field. Mussarat was soon making inroads in the fashion industry as well as gaining popularity among the Karachites for her make up skills.
She had a degree from the UK but still took up different courses from abroad in make up and hair styling to improve herself. It is largely due to her dedication that Depilex soon became a well known beauty salon. Mussarat introduced many new techniques in makeup and hair styling.
She was never afraid to do experiments and often her unusual make over were applauded by people. Mussarat and her team have several fashion shows to their credit. Depilex now has branches in major cities of Pakistan and UAE. Mussarat has opened a men’s salon as well.
Mussarat is a humble down to earth person. She was moved by the plight of the poor female acid burn victims and in collaboration with a team of French and Italian doctors has launched the “Smile Again Foundation”. although there are many other women working in this field, Misbah is loved for her creativity.