Posted on August 5, 2015
When temperatures heat up, business sometimes cools down…with beautiful weather, fun activities, and weekends away, salon visits can slide to the end of the to-do list. Facebook promotions are a great way to help increase business and get your salon through the mid-summer slump. Everyone loves the chance to win free products or discounted services, and encouraging communication on your Facebook Timeline is a fun and easy way to keep your clients engaged (and happy).
Facebook promotions are fun and easy. To help you start brainstorming for ideas that will work for your salon, here are 10 fun FB promo ideas. Customize the wording, content, and prize to fit your salon, and you’ll be well on your way to increasing your salon’s Facebook engagement.
Share Your Best Hair Hack: Sometimes you just need to make it work! Whether that means straightening with a curling iron, using hairspray to keep your bobby pins from slipping, or using a butterfly clip for a fuller ponytail, we all have our favorite hair hacks. Share yours below for your chance to win a free shine treatment at your next appointment.
Tag Your Friends: Thursday, August 27, is “Just Because Day”! We’re celebrating by doing a special giveaway – just because. In the comments below, tag two of your friends who you think deserve a little treat for a chance to win an afternoon of beauty and bonding.
Caption This: Sometimes we wish we knew what the people in photographs were saying.. Caption this silly snap for your chance to win.
Salon Collaboration! We’re partnering with our neighbor, _________ Nail Salon, for a Facebook exclusive pampering package. Like this post and share it on your wall to qualify for special pricing on a bundle of services.
How well do you know beauty? Do you know what year mascara was invented? We’ll give you a clue – Eugene Rimmel (yes, that Rimmel!) invented the beauty staple. Tell us your guess in the comments, and we’ll pick three winners to receive a free makeup kit.
Meme Day Monday: We could all use a laugh or two to beat the Monday blues.. Share your favorite funny memes in the comment section for your chance to win a free product gift bag!
Throwback Thursday: This Thursday, we’re throwing it way back with a photo from prom! Sometimes you just have to laugh when you look at the style choices of the past.. Like this post and share a photo of one of your past style moments in the comments, for your chance to win 25% off your next service.
Pin It to Win It: Are you on Pinterest? We love browsing all that beauty inspo, and sharing photos of our work! Pin your favorite photo from our boards and include the hashtag, #_______________, to receive an exclusive discount on your next service. Be sure to comment here letting us know you entered!
Trend Watch: Trends are always changing – it keeps life interesting! What’s your favorite hair trend right now? Comment below to let us know (and share this post on your own page), and we’ll pick a few winners to receive 25% off their next service.
Playlist Perfection: Music can make or break a salon appointment.. We want to know what you like! Help us build the perfect playlist by sharing your song suggestions in the comments. We’ll pick a few of you at random to receive a $20 iTunes gift card and 10% off your next service.