Celebrating 50 years: From left, Paula Ebb, Jenny Skerritt, Alice Clough and Lauren Meffen.
One in every of Grantham’s most well-known magnificence salons is celebrating 50 years because it first opened.
Susan Birds Well being and Magnificence was established in Lincoln in August 1967 earlier than proprietor Susan Fowl moved the enterprise to Grantham shortly afterwards. The salon has been providing well being and wonder therapies in Castlegate for over 30 years.
What began as a small, family-run enterprise has grown through the years and now has 5 members of employees with a mixed service of 70 years in the sweetness trade between them.
Regardless of bringing in additional employees to deal with the rising demand, remaining a household enterprise was vital and Susan was joined by her sister Jane Finch and daughter Jenny Skerritt, who joined the enterprise in 1999. Jenny steadily took the enterprise over when her mum retired.
Specialising in waxing, physique piercing, nails and tanning, the enterprise has carried on going from energy to energy.
Jenny stated: “Everybody is aware of us. We have now seen generations of households coming by way of our doorways. It’s nice to satisfy so many alternative folks and we now have plenty of regulars.”
The group celebrated the anniversary with a bumper voucher giveaway on their Fb web page.
Jenny added: “We have now a really lively Fb web page because it is an ideal option to have interaction with our clients. The voucher giveaway was an actual success. We had one £50 winner, one £25 winner and plenty of £10 winners.”
Jenny is now planning to carry a employees celebration to rejoice. She added: “We have now a superb employees base which displays in the way in which we work so nicely collectively. Prospects are all the time commenting concerning the good environment. Our longest standing employees member, Paula Ebb, has been right here for 30 years.”
Regardless of retiring, Susan Fowl nonetheless likes to ascertain in.
Jenny added: “My mum may be very proud that after being taken on, the enterprise continues to be thriving.”
Jenny is happy for the longer term of the enterprise.
She added: “Though we’re primarily identified for physique piercing, we additionally do massages and facials and we have now simply invested in two model recent tan cabs for our solar rooms. We’re wanting ahead to seeing the place the subsequent few years will take us.”