Ticonderoga Bridgette Burris loves hair.
“I’ve been in love with hair since I was 8 years old,” she said. “I’ve always wanted to work with hair.”
After spending 10 years working at another salon, Burris is now the owner of Vanity Hair, located at 174 Lake George Avenue, Suite 9, in Ticonderoga.
“It’s time I ventured out on my own,” she said.
The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon cutting and grand opening Thursday, Oct. 3, at Vanity Hair, as part of their Grand Opening Celebration. Vanity Hair. The grand opening celebration will be 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with a ribbon cutting at 4:30 p.m.
The opening celebration will include complimentary refreshments, giveaways and special discounts.
“I look forward to welcoming clients, potential clients and the community as a whole to our grand opening celebration and ribbon cutting,” Burris said. “I encourage community members to stop by the shop to see the renovations, enjoy some refreshments and pop a balloon for discounts, promotions and giveaways.
“I am thrilled to be a new business owner in Ticonderoga. I look forward to working closely with the chamber of commerce and the entire business community for many years to come,” she said.
Working with Burris at Vanity Hair is Tonya LaFrance.
Vanity Hair is a full service family — men and women — salon offering color, cuts, manicures, pedicure and waxing. The shop is open Tuesday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Later appointments are available by request.
Vanity Hair can be contacted at 586-4610 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
“We aim to please,” Burris said. “My goal is to work with every client to give them the look they want. I want it to be more than a business; I hope to develop friendships.”