Self-Made Female Beauty Mogul
Woman's Era|March 2021
Dr. Leena S is a successful entrepreneur who grew up in Dubai and has been a qualified dentist, model, and actor before establishing her nationally recognized salon chain, The Nail Artistry. A strong advocate of women empowerment, Dr. Leena S is one of the most envied businesswomen of the country today, with a luxe salon brand to her name.

Early Life, Qualifications and Career

After studying up to 12th grade in Dubai with three siblings, she came to Bengaluru for her graduation in Dentistry. While at the Oxford Dentist College, Bengaluru, she made it a point to explore her longsown interests in the performing arts. Even after having completed her BDS degree, she never ventured into that profession. Instead, she found her calling in the film industry.

The Nail Artistry: Inception and Growth

Talking about the interesting story behind The Nail Artistry’s inception, Dr. Leena S believes it wouldn’t have been possible if not for her husband, her eternal support. It was his idea that she set up a salon in Cochin, which lacked luxe salon brands to cater to women’s grooming needs. What started as a nail-specific luxe service in Cochin soon spread to other cities with increased services.

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