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
A Chat with Spatini Store
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
Our DIY classes are the perfect for a handmade experience. You'll learn the basics about aromatherapy, chemicals to avoid and simple body care products is so much better for your skin.
Do you provide any materials? What should your students expect to bring?
We give you everything to make your own sea salts, body scrubs, facial masks and more! We also offer music, soothing candles and aromatherapy at no extra charge!
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
Our natural beauty nook came as a result of the limited availability of finding chemical free products for our clients. Soon after, we would get requests for home remedies to treat cracked cuticles, sore patches and dry skin!
What do you love most about your job?
Meeting savvy women who care about what goes on their skin!