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 by removing the local economy’s dependence on a single industry. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
As a result, patronizing a local business like this is an act of community building. Check out their website to learn more about the local experience you can discover today.
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
At Beauty Elements, the mind, body, and spirit are equally showered with attention, plus essential oils for effect. The therapists here draw from many different techniques, from standard Swedish and sports massages to exotic raindrop therapy, in order to quiet the mind and relax the body. The aforementioned raindrop therapy massage sees 100% pure essential oils being massaged into the spine and feet, and it adds a tingling sensation and aromatic fragrances to the tension-deflating bodywork. For the skin, therapists offer full body scrubs with scents like champagne and rose, chocolate, or peppermint, and follow with a hydrating body butter massage. Skincare experts also offer a host of facials that address everything from acne and dry skin to stubborn temporary tattoos, as well as full-body waxing.