Jhansi Girl crowned Dabur Vatika Miss Natural 2015
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Winner named Digital Brand Ambassador for Dabur Vatika Shampoo
Contest receives over 10,000 plus entries from across Uttar Pradesh
Lucknow, January 12th, 2016: The hunt for North India’s Crowning Glory, Vatika Miss Natural, reached its pinnacle today with a glamorous Grand Finale in Lucknow, which was attended by leading celebrities from the world of films and fashion. Sakshi Raj from Jhansi was crowned Vatika Miss Natural. This marks the culmination of Vatika Miss Natural 2015, a unique beauty pageant organized by Dabur Vatika Shampoo, the leading natural personal care brand from the House of Dabur, to discover the girl with the Most Naturally Beautiful Hair.
The winner was named the digital Brand Ambassador for Dabur Vatika Shampoo. Varsha Kapoor from Lucknow emerged the First Runner-up for the contest, while Aadrika Bisen, also from Lucknow, was named the Second Runner-Up.
The contest had received an overwhelming response with over 10,000 entries from across Uttar Pradesh. After several rounds of screening and the audition held across seven cities of Uttar Pradesh, , ten 12 finalists were chosen to be groomed over the week by experts to prepare them for the Grand Finale held today.
The Grand Finale of Vatika Miss Natural 2015 was judged by an independent jury, which included Bollywood Cine Star Soha Ali Khan, Miss Asia Pacific and Femina Miss India Runner-Up Sristhi Rana, Social Activist Aparna Yadav, Fashion Designer Asma Hussain and Isabella Thoburn College Chairperson E Charles. This pageant has been organized to discover the fresh new face from the state with the most naturally beautiful hair, a face that embodies the core values of Dabur Vatika.
“Dabur Vatika has always been synonymous with beautiful, smooth, strong hair. Dabur Vatika captures the essence and goodness of natural ingredients in each of its products and is known for a range of Natural shampoos that has active natural ingredients along with essential oils and no harmful chemicals. The brand has always been associated with natural & beautiful hair and this mega hunt is another step forward in that direction. With Dabur Vatika Miss Natural contest, we will communicate the message of ‘Natural hain to balance hain, balance hain to beautiful hain’ a message that was conveyed through a series of interactive consumer-connect programmes in key towns of Uttar Pradesh,” Dabur India Ltd Group Product Manager - Shampoos Mr Ashutosh Chaudhary said.
“We are immensely touched with the overwhelming response received for Vatika Miss Natural 2015. After two-month long auditions, we have selected 12 very promising, confident, bright and very talented girls who personify the values of Dabur Vatika,” Mr. Chaudhary said.
The star-studded evening of the Grand Finale saw the charismatic young girls dazzling the ramp showcasing a variety of dresses, followed by a Question-Answer session to impress the judges. Each of the contestants vied with each other for the coveted crown, demonstrating their beauty and brains. “This initiative is also a unique way of spreading awareness among the beauty conscious women of Uttar Pradesh, especially the young college-going girls. Hence, we had also organized in-depth grooming session for the finalists to educate them on various aspects of beauty and hair care
, communications skills, ramp walking & personal grooming. As part of the consumer-connect programme, a team of Hair experts has travelled across Uttar Pradesh and interacted with the young girls, offering them tips on ‘How to take care of Hair in a natural way’ & ‘Why natural balance is important for beautiful hair and ‘’Role of Dabur Vatika Shampoo as a natural expert’,” Mr Chaudhary added.
About Dabur Vatika
Vatika is one of the five master brands of Dabur India Ltd and offers a range of natural personal care products. Over the years, Vatika has come to be amongst the company’s highest selling brands with its global turnover in excess of Rs 1,000 Crore. Vatika shampoo has recently launched its new range of Oil balance treatment shampoo which has rare natural ingredients and essential oils for naturally beautiful smooth hair. The range offers 3 variants – Smoothing Treatment, Hair Fall
Treatment and Hair Split treatment for hair problems for Women of today.
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