Little India eyebrow-threading parlours face manpower squeeze

Beauty parlours in Little India offering eyebrow-threading services say it is tough getting staff, partly because the job is seen as a blue-collar one

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At Rupini's main branch in Buffalo Road, Little India, there are hardly any signs directing customers to the beauty parlour, which is on the second floor.

But that does not stop people from swarming to it.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on September 08, 2019, with the headline Little India eyebrow-threading parlours face manpower squeeze. Subscribe