Tariq Amin the stylist is the man behind many successful models. He is a leading makeup artist, celebrity wardrobe stylist, media personality and hair stylist and one of the pillars of Pakistan Fashion Industry. Tariq Amin has been associated with the fashion industry for more than the past 35 years.
Admired by many for his work and hated by many for his candid remarks this man has transformed many faces. He graduated from College of Boca Raton, Florida in 1983 with a business degree. He also studied at Lynn University. He has given a new image to celebrities and to those who visit his saloons.
Amin’s name was popular in the fashion world but he came into limelight when he did Benazir Bhutto’s makeup on her wedding. Amin an expert in his field has trained at many leading institutes of the world. Amin won the first “Sunsilk Hairdressing Award” in 1990.
Tariq Amin has been associated with Sunsilk Hair Care products for a long time. Amin has also acted in some music videos. Tariq Amin is rated as the top stylist of Pakistan. Indeed he is the man who introduced the concept of “style” in Pakistan. His work has also been shown in Vogue.
Tariq Amin has saloons in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad and some of his students are now leading stylists themselves. Although there are many other hair stylists in Pakistan, Tariq Amin is still considered as the trend setter.
He was awarded Lux Style Award in the category of Lifetime Achievement in 2017. He was also awarded Lux Style Award in the Category of Best Hair and Makeup Artist in 2002. In 2011, Tariq Amin was in charge of Islamabad’s first fashion week as well as launching ‘T with T, his own reality show.