Lao model launches health and beauty business after graduation
VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Model Thotsaphone Sitphaxay discusses his new business venture.
Leading Lao model Thotsaphone Sitphaxay, otherwise known as Oung Thotsaphone from First Modeling Lao, joined a star-studded event in Bangkok, Thailand last week to announce his new health and beauty business venture.
Speaking at the event, Oung said he decided to start his first business after graduating from a Bachelor of Commerce degree majoring in Accounting-Marketing from University of New South Wales in Australia last month.
He invested in the Slim Concept Corporation (SCC) business because he believes people are now more interested in looking after their health and staying beautiful.
“My friends in Thailand and my mother trust the beauty and health services of SCC,” he said.
He plans to expand Slim Concept’s franchise in Vientiane but has not yet decided on the precise location.
During the event in Bangkok Oung rubbed shoulders with top Thai stars such as Pakorn Chatborirak, Toey Jarinporn and Matt Peranee.
Oung came to prominence when he represented Laos last month in the Mister National Universe Contest 2017 in Thailand and received the Media Choice Award.
Mister National Universe contest is an international competition that gives young men from many countries an opportunity to showcase their modelling skills and talent onstage.
Oung thanked his Lao and Thai fans for supporting his work as well as following his news updates through his Facebook page.
Oungis also branching out into acting appearing in the current local programme “On Your side the series”. Drama fans can access new episodes of the show via YouTube and the Facebook page: “On Your side the series” every Friday from 5 pm.
His recent success in Mister National Universe Contest 2017 earnt OungThotsaphone the front cover of Sokdy Trendy Magazine last month.