Shear Heaven has been growing steadily since it opened almost 10
years ago in Rutland. In addition to styling and coloring hair, the
salon offers nail services, pedicures, waxing, make-up and body and
facial treatments. Soon to be added to that list are tanning and
sauna services. Shear Heaven recently purchased a nearby building,
which will provide the additional space needed.
"A smart tan is a safe tan," said Owner Jackie Lorman. "I
think what is so amazing about our place is that we educate the
customers. Education is very important at Shear Heaven. In order to
work here you have to attend at least three schools a year. We are
committed to teaching customers how to tan safely. We strive to
enhance external appearance and also generate internal
Lorman has achieved master certifications and VT licensure as a
micro-pigmentation provider, a skin and nail technician, hair
stylist, esthetician and most recently UV light provider. Lorman
explained that ultraviolet light (UV) can be beneficial as it is
sometimes used as a part of therapy and treatment of skin disorders
and other ailments. "I believe that tanned skin can be healthy
while burnt skin is not," she said. "We want to make sure people
use ultraviolet light safely here."
Shear Heaven hopes to be offering their new services by the end
of August. For more information visit www.shearheavenvt.com.