Founder and Director, Nirmal Herbal
Skin & Hair Care Expert and Naturopath (ND.MD.ALT)
Health Coach, Institute of Integrative Nutrition (IIN) New York. USA.
“Beauty is Skin deep”, a saying that proves absolute in Dr. Nirmala Shetty’s (Founder & Director, Nirmal Herbal) concept. It was her childhood passion that transformed her hobby to an idea, a unique brand Nirmal Herbal that aims at Healthy and Beautiful Skin & Hair. She stands out of competition in the beauty industry as Nirmal Herbal is one of its kinds to use “Food” as a Cosmetic. Although in the corporate for 18 years, she envisioned a platform to combine simple ingredients from the kitchen to create astringents, cleansers, brighteners, scrubs to enhance Skin & Hair. With great results from her experiments, she moved on to her first center at Chembur in 1992. From there Nirmal Herbal grew complementing Dr. Nirmala Shetty’s entrepreneurial skills. To validate her knowledge, Dr. Nirmala Shetty completed various courses in Naturopathy and Alternative Medicines.
Graduating as a certified Health Coach, from Institute for Integrative Nutrition, NY, USA, Dr. Nirmala Shetty has her vertical “Nirmal Health” where she treats and guides her clientele for their skin and hair through an extensive program of combining health and beauty.
Her credentials started in the year 1992 with her own centre at Chembur to her centres at Bandra, Mulund, Vile Parle and Powai. In 2002, she served as a Beauty Consultant for the Beauty Salon at The Hyatt Regency. She has been writing articles for various popular publications like the erstwhile women’s magazine, UpperCrust, StyleSpeak, FEMINA, and other Times Group publications. She has also been featured in online portals and leading newspapers such as, THE BOMBAY TIMES, MID-DAY, INDIAN EXPRESS, etc. She has officially treated Miss India International and Miss India World for their hair and trained them to pursue natural products made at home. Her participation in the Serial Beauty Mantra with actress Lisa Ray which was telecasted in U.S.A and U.K has helped her create a huge clientele abroad.
Dr. Nirmala Shetty’s success was supplemented by Ms Sushmita Sen, Former Miss Universe, to work with her as the Official Hair Expert” on the panel of the IAM SHE Miss India Universe Pageant. She grooms aspiring participants to maintain the healthy hair balancing the effects of styling for the pageant.
In 2011, Nirmal Herbal was recognized and awarded by Brands Research Academy as the “Best Herbal Clinic” in Mumbai. 2012, has been even more exciting as Brands Research for the second time recognized Nirmal Herbal as the “Best Herbal Clinic & Spa in whole of Maharashtra. Dr. Nirmala Shetty was nominated as the “Spa Personality of the Year” at the Asia Spa Awards 2012 held in Hong Kong. Starting 2013 Nirmal Herbal was awarded the “Global HealthCare Excellency Award” for the Best Skin & Hair Care Clinic, Salon and Spa in Maharashtra.
Dr. Shetty also has authored the book 'Beauty at your fingertips', which comprised of simple kitchen remedies for healthy skin and hair. With a host of recipes, the book serves as a great reference for women of all ages, young kids and even men as well to treat their skin & hair the natural way.
Recently in 2018, Dr. Shetty was appreciated by the WORLD HEALTH & WELLNESS CONGRESS and awarded as one of the 100 MOST IMPACTFUL HEALTHCARE LEADERS Globally. Dr. Shetty believes in the fact that 50% of any substance applied on your skin is absorbed into the body, thus we whiz your cosmetics from food to ensure they are 100% Natural.