beauty shop

noun

Definition of beauty shop

: an establishment or department where hairdressing, facials, and manicures are done

called also beauty parlor, beauty salon

Examples of beauty shop in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For those who may be unfamiliar with Violet Grey's mission, the beauty shop puts a focus on products and brands that abide by the Violet Code. Ray Lowe, refinery29.com, "Violet Grey’s Dropping Deals On BIG Beauty Cult-Favorites," 23 Nov. 2020 Rolando worked as a food broker and Yolanda ran a beauty shop next to their home. Ed Lavandera, CNN, "Coronavirus is ravaging entire South Texas families and medical teams," 29 July 2020 Her mother, now an independent 84-year-old who still mows her own yard, was a cosmetologist who owned a beauty shop. Cheryl Hall, Dallas News, "North Texas Food Bank CEO finds calling in second act fighting pandemic fallout," 21 June 2020 In the United States, there is growing fear of new outbreaks as more states lift restrictions on bars, beauty shops and other businesses. Jonathan Wolfe, New York Times, "Coronavirus Briefing: What Happened Today," 15 May 2020 Joining Manke at the podium was Shelley Luther, a Dallas, Texas, beauty shop owner who was jailed last week for refusing to comply with Texas’ lockdown. Bruce Walker, Washington Examiner, "Owosso barber draws support after license suspended for violating Gov. Whitmer's shutdown order," 19 May 2020 The online beauty shop Glossier closed its retail stores, Rent the Runway laid off all its retail employees and the fashion company Everlane laid off or furloughed about 200 of its workers. NBC News, "Retail has been on life support — coronavirus could pull the plug," 3 Apr. 2020 Restaurants might be forced to add plexiglass walls between tables, cinemas might have to block every other seat, beauty shops might have to eliminate sample tables. Luiz Romero, Quartz, "Italy’s bookstores are figuring out how to reopen a business after a lockdown," 17 Apr. 2020 He was engaged to a girl who ran the only beauty shop in Stratford and who was always unusually dressed. Ed Park, The New York Review of Books, "Like No One They’d Ever Seen," 8 Apr. 2020

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First Known Use of beauty shop

1890, in the meaning defined above

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29 Nov 2020

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“Beauty shop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beauty%20shop. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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