Get your curls poppin’ at this Corktown salon
When you walk into Joyola Mei Hair Salon in Corktown, you won’t see flat irons or curling irons, or smell anything like hair color being applied. “I’m using an ammonia free hair lighter, so it’s super gentle for curlies,” Joy Lewis, Owner of Joyola Mei told “Live in the D’s” April Morton as she applied hair color to a client.
Michigan COVID restrictions: MDHHS issues clarification for cosmetology, barbering
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) issued a clarification about face masks being required at cosmetology and barbering facilities. MDHHS is stressing that such personal care facilities -- hair salons, barbers, spas, facial boutiques, etc. -- must require clients to wear a face mask at all times. If a face mask cannot be worn, the service cannot be provided at this time. Read more from the CDC: Wearing of face masks while on public conveyances and at stations, ports, and similar transportation hubs
Ann Arbor hair studio announces permanent closure due to pandemic
ANN ARBOR, Mich. Located on the west side of Ann Arbor, zoey + joey has announced it will permanently close on July 19 due to impacts from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Although known as a childrens hair salon, zoey + joey stylists also worked with teens and adults. Also remember to continue to support your local small business and above all, be kind to the people that serve you. The small business owners and employees are parents that live in your neighborhoods and their kids go to your local schools. Related: Small Biz Saturday: Ann Arbor salon zoey + joey anticipating touch-and-go future
I cant wait to see all the faces -- Salons, massage therapy and more to reopen Monday
During the Stay-at-Home orders, residents werent able to get a hair cut, get their nails done or get a massage. Just getting back to work and seeing all the clients is just wonderful, said massage therapist Cindy Burger. After three months, BABS Salon & Wellness Spa in Birmingham is reopening. I cant wait to see all the faces. Now they can only accommodate about half of that and customers you wont be able to wait in the lobby anymore.
Small Biz Saturday: Ann Arbor salon zoey + joey anticipating touch-and-go future
ANN ARBOR, Mich. In 2012, Ilze Meija-Ham opened zoey + joey when she couldnt find a salon for her children, now shes trying to anticipate how and when she will be able to reopen. Prior to the COVID-19 crisis, Meija-Ham said zoey + joey clients were willing to drive from up to an hour away to have their children work with her stylists. Owner Ilze Meija-Ham said that clients drive from up an hour away in order to visit the Ann Arbor salon. (Ilze Meija-Ham)If she can reopen zoey + joey, Meija-Ham said that things will be touch-and-go. She anticipates barely being able to make ends meet after paying her overhead costs and her stylists. Nevertheless, she is trying to plan for the changes that will have to be made to zoey + joey.