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
Relaxzen Spa is a noise-free, stress-free oasis where clients can escape the rigmarole of daily life and indulge in "me" time. Faced with tense muscles or insider knowledge of a weak lock on the zoo's badger cage, clients can unwind under a massage or feel free-radicals flee their body during detoxifying sauna sessions. The spa's certified skincare professionals evaluate clients' skin before performing any of their signature facials which—like all their services—are customized to each individual.