Blow LTD, a London, UK-based on demand beauty services provider, raised over £1m in funding.
– Unilever Ventures, which has invested £500k ouf of its third fund,
– Nick Robertson, founder and ex-CEO of ASOS, and
– other over 200 people participating via an equity crowdfunding campaign conducted on the Seedrs platform.
Co-founded by Dharmash Mistry (Venture Capitalist & Entrepreneur) and Fiona McIntosh (former Editor-in-Chief of Grazia and Elle) in November 2013, Blow LTD operates a beauty on demand platform for customers, professional stylists, makeup artists and nail technicians.
The company provides expert blow-dries, makeup and nails to customers (at home, office, hotel or event) in London’s Zones 1,2 & 3, or in one of its beauty bars in Covent Garden and Canary Wharf.
Customers can book and rate professionals via mobile apps or online while stylists & beauty professionals self-manage availability & accept nearby jobs via professional apps (iOS & Android).
Blow LTD has to date completed 70,000+ services while offering a range of over 1000+ beauty products, available to purchase in store, online or via the apps.