From the merchant: Stylist that specializes in growing natural hair through the use of Faux Locs, Box Braids, and Extensions
About This Deal
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
About A Chat with Pronto by Crystak
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
Pronto by Crystal helps you grow and thicken your natural hair while rocking a stylish look. We specialize in Faux/Goddess Locs, Sew in extensions, Quick Extensions, and Box Braids.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
I started doing hair in college and it stuck with me. I enjoyed making women and men look beautiful while assisting with the growth of natural hair.
What do you love most about your job?
I love being creative and making people feel good about themselves at the same time.
What is the best reaction you've ever gotten from a customer?
Client/Customer referrals. Once I do someones hair I follow up with doing 2-3 additional clients that week due to a referral from a previous client.