BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (WDTN) — Jeanette’s Elegance Store in Beavercreek has been a staple on Dayton-Xenia Highway considering that 1957, but right after much more than 60 yrs in business, it is closing.
“It’s just your great hometown natural beauty shop,” smiles Lisa Hamilton, who is the salon’s 3rd owner.
Lisa has owned Jeanette’s considering that 1999 and has under no circumstances altered the identify.
“I instructed the ladies I would alter the title when the light burned out. Properly the light has been burnt out for many decades, and we just hardly ever did it,” laughs Lisa. “And you know, I couldn’t do it. So I’ll respond to to Jeanette. I’ll reply to Lisa.”
Jeanette’s is a common splendor shop with a faithful customer base.
“I’ve experienced the Friday appointment for I really don’t know how quite a few decades,” claims Mary Jane McCormick who has been coming to the salon weekly to get her hair performed for the past 30+ decades.
When Jeanette’s has never gone out of fashion, Lisa is completely ready to pull the plug. The creating where by it is situated is up for sale and there is ongoing construction in entrance of the salon.
“I’m prepared to give up the responsibility of proudly owning,” states Lisa who is prepared for the upcoming chapter. She claims it is a great deal of maintenance and upkeep.
In excess of the many years, Lisa has turn out to be a lot more than just a hairdresser, setting up a rapport with all of her purchasers.
“I’m just confused. I imply, you build friendships, not just clientele but friendships,” states Lisa.
“I take into account her a excellent buddy,” says Mary Jane.
Even nevertheless the organization is closing, she’s not completed accomplishing hair.
“It’s a terrific experience. I’ve under no circumstances experienced a 2nd considered,” says Lisa.
Lisa is heading to the Designery in the Beaver Valley Shopping Centre with her purchasers following.
“I have her property mobile phone quantity!” laughs Mary Jane.
Jeanette’s will close by May 1.