When she received her cosmetology license in 2015, Megan Winters established out to have a salon of her very own and come to be her individual boss.
She achieved that program this summer months when she opened Thee Magnificence Lounge in Oneida.
“I gave myself the intention to open my very own area in 10 many years,” Winters said. “I did it in 6.”
A 2015 graduate of the Canastota Central College, Winters obtained her cosmetology license that same year from Madison-Oneida BOCES in Verona. She also graduated from the Onondaga School of Therapeutic Therapeutic massage the following calendar year.
Previous 12 months, Winters located an Oneida salon proprietor who was hunting to retire and was providing her products. Then Winters uncovered the room also was readily available, so she now experienced both of those splendor salon devices and a magnificence salon locale.
Thee Elegance Lounge hosted a ribbon-reducing and grand opening celebration Aug. 17, joined by members of the Bigger Oneida Chamber of Commerce. Winters actually had a gentle opening back again in January but after that she “wished to redo almost everything,” she recalled.
As of the August opening day, she presently had one employee with a pair far more coming shortly, Winters mentioned. They offer hair chopping, coloring and styling therapeutic massage therapy nails facials waxing eyelash extensions and makeup and hair styling for distinctive occasions.
Like the organization name implies, she hopes her clients will arrive in, lounge and delight in a little bit of a split from the outside entire world for a minor though.
“I want to make this a great. calming atmosphere of a salon/spa,” she explained. “I am definitely psyched about accomplishing this – it was a minimal terrifying to soar into it, but I have no regrets now.”
Thee Attractiveness Lounge is located at 112 N. Major St. in Oneida and open Tuesday by means of Saturday by appointment only. For a lot more data, connect with 315-280-0045 or discover Thee Magnificence Lounge LLC on Facebook.
Winters admitted it is excellent to have her very own salon and be her very own boss and have all of the artistic freedom that goes with that. But she claimed she definitely enjoys shelling out time with her clientele, chatting with them and receiving to know them. And perhaps even sending them off experience a little bit greater than when they arrived in.
“I actually like creating persons really feel superior about on their own,” Winters explained.
Mike Jaquays is the local community news reporter for the Mid-York Weekly. E-mail him at [email protected].