The Spa at Merle Norman in Greenville North Carolina, http://www.thespaatmerlenorman.com doesn’t just care about “your” health, they also care about the community in which they work and serve. Debbi Justice, owner of The Spa at Merle Norman for 32 years, has been a caring and giving member of the community since it’s inception. Over the years, Debbi has strived to give of her time and service to benefit many different non-profit organizations; this week on the 7th, she is focusing on a cause that is near to her heart.
The event is called “Hoist the Colors for Domestic Violence” as they kick off the Football Season of their beloved Pirates and tackle the heartbreaking effects that domestic violence has on families in all of our communities. * In the U.S., over 1 million people a year are abused in some way. According to statistics on http://www.healthyplace.com/abuse/menu-id-52/, which has many resources to benefit those seeking information on how to help loved ones experiencing abuse.
The Spa Treatments they are featuring for this event are:
Buccaneer Buff n’ Polish, Jolly Roger Gelish Manicure, Shiver Me Timbers Massage, or Feather Hair Extensions that you can get in purple and gold to make your own statement about “hoisting the colors” for this special benefit.
You don’t even have to be local to take part in this very critical cause, as they are having a raffle for a “Pamper Me Spa Basket” to help raise additional funding for the Center for Family Violence Prevention. For locals who are attending the event beginning at 3:00 PM on Wednesday the 7th of September, you can purchase a raffle ticket for $5.00 a piece, for a chance to win this gift valued at 300+ dollars. If you live a distance away, but would like to help out in this admirable fund raiser, you can click on their business website above, and donate $30.00 for 6 chances to win. Distance donators will be able to take advantage of substituting high quality personal spa and natural wellness products for the onsite therapy treatments that are part of this valuable package. All proceeds from raffle donations will be given to the Center for Family Violence Prevention. A portion of all services purchased at The Spa at Merle Norman on September 7th will also be added to the funds raised with the raffle. The raffle drawing will be held on September 10th, to give extra time for all those interested in donating to help out with this worthy cause.
Below is a list of a sampling of their spa treatments:
Full Couple’s Escape
Or consider a girls day out, at the Spa at Merle Norman, and take part in this event by booking a group Grotto Experience. This is a social style therapeutic treatment, so don your bathing suit and prepare your mind and body to bask in an experience like no other. You and your friends will begin your journey as you enter a cave-like structure, where a practitioner will cover your exposed skin with their own specialty body masque; revitalizing your skin with ingredients like aloe, abalone and natural nutrients found in the ocean. As you journey deeper into the cave, the desert heat chamber will allow the body masque to seep into your pores, and your muscles to relax in the warming effects. Since this is a self-guided full body treatment, when you are ready, you will travel to the Monsoon & Rain Forest area, to experience the refreshing of a tropical rain, from a multitude of invigorating shower heads, and a cooling mist which seals the benefits for days to come.
What better way to enjoy time with your treasured friends, than to revitalize your mind and body with such an array of benefits, while joining with the Spa at Merle Norman in bringing awareness to the cause and plight of abused women and children. You will be part of the team in an effort to help those in need by giving back to the community as well. So call your friends now, and make this mutually beneficial journey together, as you reach out to hurting neighbors that truly need a friend. No appointments are required, so you can be as spontaneous as your life requires and drop in during the event taking place at; 608 East Arlington Boulevard Greenville, North Carolina. If you cannot make it to the event, but still want to be a part of the team, you may go online to donate on their website or call (252) 756-8404.