Harem provides the best, most up-to-date techniques, products, and services in the removal/reduction of body hair; to ensure that the implementation of said purpose is done in the most hygienic, safe, and efficient manner, with only the strictest standards of quality.

about us

Making every filipino feel beautiful.

Incorporated in September 2008, Harem Inc. was established to do business under the tradenames "Strip" and "Browhaus". The purpose of the company is to provide the best, most up-to-date techniques, products, and services in the removal/reduction of body hair; to ensure that the implementation of said purpose is done in the most hygienic, safe, and efficient manner, with only the strictest standards of quality (SEC Company Reg. No. CS200813216).

Our Vision is to Make Every Filipino Feel Beautiful. We believe in the fundamental values of Truth, Honesty and Integrity. We believe that as a Team, we can achieve our goals. All our work and play is done in an atmosphere of Collaboration and Respect for each and every employee's uniqueness.

Harem Inc. is a 100% Filipino-owned company. The two majority and founding owners are also its Managing Director who runs the day-to-day operations, and its Support Services Director who provides administrative and financial support to meet the company's operational needs. The Managing Director has responsibility over Store Operations, Sales and Marketing, Accounting Services, Business Controls, Human Resources, Training and Employee Development. Together with her 6-person lean Management Team, she oversees the company's 66-strong staff of Branch Managers, Assistant Branch Managers, Therapists and Customer Relations Officers at its eight (8) store branches. As of October 30, 2015, the total number of employees is 88.

Strip and Browhaus are internationally known brands with main offices in Singapore and franchises in London, New York, Shanghai, Hongkong, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, and Bangkok.

The first Manila branches of Strip and Browhaus opened in November 2008 at the 2nd Floor of Serendra Bonifacio High Street at Bonifacio Global City in Taguig. Followed by the second branch at the 4th Floor of Greenbelt 5 at the Ayala Center in Makati on June 2, 2009. In September 2013 (Harem's fifth anniversary month), Browhaus expanded into the Mindanao region, with a branch at Abreeza Mall in Davao City (Sept 7), followed by another Browhaus store in Binondo at the Lucky Chinatown Mall (Sept 28). Coinciding with the celebration of Harem's 6th year in business, the company opened Strip and Browhaus at the Global Fashion Brands wing (Bldg. D) of SM Megamall on September 18, 2014. This brings the total number of branches for both brands to 8.

Harem Inc.'s head office is at Unit 2203, The Trade & Financial Tower, 7th Avenue corner 32nd Street, Bonifacio Global City The Fort 1630 Taguig City.

You may contact Harem Inc. through the following email address and numbers.

Head Office

Landline: +632 552-3957 / 552-3970
Fax: (632) 552-3958
Email: customercare@hareminc.com

BROWHAUS: The Brow Salon

Browhaus Serendra, Taguig City

Landline: +632 901-0597
Mobile: +632 917 577-1352

Browhaus Greenbelt 5, Makati City

Landline: +632 501-3998
Mobile: +63 908 892-2769

Browhaus Rockwell, Makati City

Landline: +632 805-3633
Mobile: +63 917 659-8351

Browhaus Lucky Chinatown, Binondo

Landline: +632 254-2716
Mobile: +63 917 871-1748

Browhaus Megamall, Mandaluyong City

Landline: +632 531-6967
Mobile: +63 917 847-7929

Browhaus Trinoma, Quezon City

Landline: +632 531-6967
Mobile: +63 917 847-7929

Browhaus Abreeza Mall, Davao City

Landline: +63 082 327-0038
Mobile: +63 917 871-2033

STRIP: Ministry of Waxing

Strip Serendra, Taguig City

Landline: +632 901-0892
Mobile: +632 917 847-2112

Strip Greenbelt 5, Makati City

Landline: +632 501-3997
Mobile: +63 918 947-8747

Strip Megamall, Mandaluyong City

Landline: +632 531-6967
Mobile: +63 917 847-7751


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"Making every Filipino feel beautiful."

Harem Vision

Profile of Top 3 Shareholders and Directors of the Company

Ma. Roberta C. Abad, President and Managing Director

- with a Masters Degree in AB Marketing Communications from the University of Asia and the Pacific, Tab has over 10 years of business experience in Advertising and Marketing Communications (with JimenezBasic Advertising as Account Manager handling numerous multinational and local brands, including client-supplier relationship), and Management. She is Harem Inc.'s Managing Director (Co-Owner and Founder), overseeing the overall operations and management team of the international franchisee. She is the franchise holder of Strip and Browhaus in the Philippines.

Maria Cristina A. Mendoza, Treasurer and Support Services Director

- A graduate of BS Management Engineering from the Ateneo de Manila University, Tina has over 20 years of business experience in Administration (10 years with IBM Philippines, Inc as Account Administrator/Marketing Support Team), Entrepreneurship (7 years with her own "Signorina" brand of pre-teen clothing), and Management (6 years with Harem Inc. as Co-Owner and Support Services Director), providing support services for the back-office operations of Harem Inc. as it relates to Legal/Contracts, Local Government Representation (FDA, BIR, Customs), and Finance (Banking Relations).

Joey V. Mendoza, Director

- Joey has more than 30 years of professional experience in the Telecommunications and Information Technology industries in Southeast Asia, South Asia, and North America. He has spent 20 years working for various mobile telecommunications companies and has spent 11 years in Information Technology with IBM, Sun Microsystems, Oracle and Lucent. Joey has spent more than 15 years as an expatriate in various senior management responsibilities in countries such as Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Guam, Saipan, Northern Marianas Islands, Armenia and Afghanistan. He is a recipient of USAID's Innovation Award in 2013.

Joey is a graduate of Management Engineering from Ateneo De Manila University in the Philippines. He has taken executive management programs in Stanford University in Palo Alto, California, U.S.A and the Telecommunications Executive Management Institute in Montreal, Canada.