New salon performs miracles with hair
November 4, 2016 - accent chair
Marion Martin-Koonce is a owners of Miracle Hair Designs.
“I stepped out on faith to do what God called me to do,” Martin-Koonce said.
She started by operative in other people’s shops.
“When we started to consider of opening my possess emporium in 2001, a customer always told me that we worked miracles on hair,” Koonce said.
She non-stop that initial emporium in 2002 in Fremont, where she grew up, and called it Miracle Hair Designs.
The initial thing people notice when assembly someone, either professionally or personally, is their hair, she said. Clients come to a stylist guileless them to emanate a demeanour that suits them.
“When they get out of your chair and they are happy, we can't report a feeling,” Koonce pronounced “When they feel good on a outward it reflects in how they lift themselves.”
Koonce, along with stylists Amy Solomon, LaNola Buchanan and receptionist Laura McDuffy, changed to a new plcae on Oct. 5.
Wooden floors, peach-colored walls and an orange accent wall emanate a space that is cozy, soothing and warm.
Ethnic photos showcase trends in hair, celebrating beauty of minorities hair — something not mostly seen.
The beauty emporium offers pointing cuts, Afros, thatch and healthy styles as good as loose hair. The stylists offer perms, tradition color, hair extensions and peppermint and lavender steam treatments for scalp issues.
While a categorical congregation of a emporium are African-American women and men, these stylists are not limited. They are familiar during servicing Caucasian clients, as well.
Koonce is stepping out again to follow a eremite path.
“I trust in Luke 12:48 ‘to whom most is given, most is required,’ ” she quoted.
So Koonce, Solomon and Buchanan will offer makeovers.
They devise on doing a hair makeover of 10 girls who play varsity basketball.
Starting in January, each entertain 3 additional immature women who surpass in village service, academics and care will be comparison for a makeover.
In further to beauty, however, a girls competence knowledge open communication.
“We have to give behind and coach them,” Koonce said.
Miracle Hair Designs
1046 Cleveland Road, in Sandusky Plaza dual doors down from a Bureau of Motor Vehicles.
Hours: Closed Sunday; by appointments on Monday; 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday – Friday; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday.
Phone: 567-283- 5008
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3-7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6
Snacks, refreshments and a raffle for prizes