FLORENCE, Ala. — Saturday night was a time of celebration as group members gathered in west Florence for a block get together because the Jetsetters SpaLon opened its doorways. Whereas that’s value congratulations in its personal proper, for proprietor Deidre Thomas, it was an sudden life change that introduced her story full circle.
“Many individuals know that I’m a retired flight attendant and I retired on account of COVID. I needed to discover a second profession as I didn’t simply need to retire and simply not work,” Thomas stated.
So, Thomas took an curiosity within the magnificence trade and wished to introduce Florence to providers and methods she had found from her travels, however it took some work to regulate.
“Get again at school, get the training, so I went and bought licensed in pure hair and I beloved it a lot,” Thomas stated.
Now, a 12 months after her retirement, Thomas opened the SpaLon, combining the perfect of a spa day with a go to to the hair salon.
It’s a brand new enterprise however Thomas is not any stranger to the situation. Her enterprise is situated in the identical constructing that when housed the now-closed Mademoiselle Magnificence Salon on West Cellular Road.
“I grew up getting my hair completed right here so if I can simply convey that power proper again into this constructing and get the gang and the group taking part, that’s the objective of the block get together simply to say, ‘hey, we welcome you, we love you, and we’re right here,’” Thomas stated.
As enterprise begins this week, Thomas stated she will’t wait to wow, shock, and delight her prospects in an area that she hopes will construct and strengthen the group for a brand new era.
The SpaLon will start scheduling appointments on Friday. To schedule yours, name (256) 980-9068 or click on right here.
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