Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
Strengthening the community begins by supporting and visiting local businesses like this one. To learn more about this business, check out their website or simply stop by, say hello, and discover—or rediscover—all that this business has to offer.
Did You Know?
- 48 cents of every dollar spent at a locally owned retail business goes back into the local community. That’s more than three times the amount that local economies recover from chain retailers — Civic Economics’ 2012 survey of local businesses
- Local businesses have generated 65% of the country’s net new jobs over the past 17 years — US Small Business Administration
Makeup by Nargis
Everyone these days is on the go, with packed schedules and places to be. Makeup by Nargis makes squeezing in a little indulgence possible with mobile makeup and hairstyling services. At the client's home or special event, she works her magic, which is steeped in color theory and customization. She knows all faces are unique, and that skins react differently to natural and artificial lighting. By tailoring colors and makeup applications to each, Nargis delivers treatments suited to the occasion and client. To complete makeovers for weddings or nights out, she applies the same perfectionist's touch to fashioning personalized hairdos.