A Chat with Mercedes Trahan at Salons by Jc
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
I have an extensive amount of education and training. At my salon I offer valued added services such as therapeutic scalp massages with essential oils, complimentary wine and coffee. Complimentary bang trims and neck clean ups. Our goal is to give you a relaxing, enjoyable experience.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
I wanted to do things a certain way and focus more on my relationships with my clients. My clients having a relaxing and enjoyable experience is my main priority! I wanted to have control over every aspect of the experience
What do you love most about your job?
I absolutely love everything about this industry, the fact I get to make a person feel beautiful with new color or a fresh cut is the most rewarding part. I have always loved working with my hands and letting my creativity take over! The smile a happy client gives me after the service warms my heart
What is the best reaction you've ever gotten from a customer?
I did a complete transformation with a clients hair color. She wanted a huge change, when we finished she looked at herself for the first time and gave me a huge smile and started crying tears of joy because she felt so beautiful!