Trendy New Salon in Downtown Serves Up Something Different
YAKIMA, Wash-- There's a new place in town to belly up to the bar, but don't expect to come in for drinks. They're serving up something a little different, a full service color bar that is.
This trendy new salon fits perfectly with all of the posh wineries and upscale boutiques opening on Yakima Avenue. Co-owners Chris Bond and Kristeen Wade have been in the business for years and when it came to opening their own salon they wanted something fun and trendy.
"We hear a lot a of different responses of how it looks like a big city salon, they feel like they're in Seattle or New York," said Wade.
"I think Yakima is a doing a phenomenal job at what they're doing to revitalize downtown and we wanna be a part of that. We believe in our city and we want to be a part of that," said Bond.
They opened October 1st and have seen steady business since. Many people have raved about their convenient downtown location, something they wanted when searching for a place. So far Belu boasts six stylists and one assistant. All of the stylist go through a nine month advanced training course.
Belu is located at 32 North 2nd Street. They're open Tuesday through Friday and by appointment on Mondays.