YOU BEAUTY: Affordable Beauty staffers Jamie Zorzo, Rachael Harper, Megen Day and owner Kristy Saad have been voted by our readers as the region’s best beauticians.
YOU BEAUTY: Affordable Beauty staffers Jamie Zorzo, Rachael Harper, Megen Day and owner Kristy Saad have been voted by our readers as the region’s best beauticians. Mireille Merlet

Readers say South Lismore shop is top beauty spot

WHERE'S the best place to get your nails done, your eyebrows waxed and your body pampered? According to our readers, it's a lovely little beauty parlour in South Lismore.

We asked our Facebook readers where is the best place on the Northern Rivers for all your beauty needs and Affordable Beauty has emerged a clear winner.

Affordable Beauty topped the list with 221 votes, followed by Beaut-E-Licious by Beck (170 votes), Glam Doll Beauty Therapy (41), The Beauty Spot (36), Allure Skin, Beauty and Nails (32) and Annabellas (20).

Readers had some very kind words to say about the Casino St beauty business.

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"Affordable Beauty in South Lismore, best value for money and the staff are the most friendly people you will come across," Sara Louise wrote. "Never leave disappointed."

Lovie Ann wrote the team at Affordable Beauty were "totally amazing people and really show they care for their clients", while Katrina Gough described the business as the "hands down the vest value for money (with) quality staff."

Affordable Beauty owner Kristy Saad said it was humbling to have received the top vote.

She said it was wonderful to have won when judged by the people because it felt like "the purest form of flattery."

Ms Saad said the success of the business owed a lot to taking care of every client that walked through the door.

We asked, and you answered: Affordable Beauty in South Lismore named best beautician by our Facebook readers. http://ow.ly/NGO9B

Posted by The Northern Star on Monday, June 1, 2015

"It's true (that we really do care), at the end of the day if we don't have our clients, we don't have a business," she said.

"We're really down to earth and our prices are really reasonable. We want everyone to have an opportunity to have beauty services."

From single mums and pensioners to full-time workers and beauty fanatics, Ms Saad said it was important to cater for everyone.

"It's great to build something that's so community-based," she said.

Affordable Beauty: Shop 7 Casino St, South Lismore, 6622 6810.



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