As you know, Christmas is right around the corner!
If you still haven’t thought about the perfect Christmas gifts for your amazing clients or to add to your own wish list, it’s time to get a move on. We know that this season also happens to be the busiest, so thinking up Christmas gift ideas can be challenging. But if you start now, you can avoid the last-minute panic.
You might be asking yourself: “What are client gifts, why do I have to give them, and where do I even start?!”
Breathe, ladies (and gents) - there’s no need to panic. We’ll break down exactly why you should be putting this into practice and how it makes such an impact on your business as a hairstylist.
We know how stressful holiday shopping can get,so we’ve curated the very best Christmas gift ideas you’d be proud to give away or add to your own list. Make the most of the gift-giving season without blowing your budget.
Why You Should Give Clients Christmas Gifts
Ho, ho, ho - time to spread some good cheer! There’s no better time of year to show your clients how much you care about them than over the holidays.
Choosing Christmas gifts is about showing your appreciation for their business over the past year, and at the same encouraging them to continue with their support in the future. Everybody loves getting presents, especially when they’re unexpected. Giving a token as a reward for their loyalty really elevates the entire client experience.
Done the right way, it can be a savvy marketing strategy. You’ll be increasing customer loyalty, brand awareness, and ultimately, your sales in one big swoop. So if you want to grow your hair extension clientele or salon business, you definitely wouldn’t want to miss out on this opportunity.
Christmas Shopping For Your Clients
Here’s something you may not know --- you don’t have to wait for the last minute to roll around before you get started. In fact, if you do, you might be too late! This gives you enough time to shop, order and sort through your presents before the hectic holidays hit us full blast. There’s a lot of preparation involved, especially if you want to ensure that you don’t miss any important clients.
So, what sorts of products should you purchase? When you choose to give gifts to clients, it becomes part of your brand experience. And because your overall goal is to create consistency and loyalty with your customers, it’s important that the gifts you give echo this. The secret is in choosing to buy from a brand whose taste you can trust, and who delivers the same promises you do.
Philocaly Is The Gift That Keeps On Giving
At Philocaly, everything is crafted using the highest quality products that are ethically sourced.
The goal: share their discovery of perfect hair.
Quality makes a huge statement, so you’ll feel confident that you are partnering your brand with a company that is trustworthy and reliable --- just like you.
Make A List & Check It Twice
So, which of your customers are getting what? Check out our gift guide for stylish ideas of what might work well for you.
Consider products that are both pretty and practical. Think eye candy that elevates their everyday look. These can either be a fun token for regular customers or as a goody bag filler for your VIPs.
Here are some Philocaly supplies that you can try:
Floral Scrunchie Trio
Luxe & Lovely
Outside of beauty supplies, you can also give the gift of luxury without overspending. Shopping for a fashion enthusiast? Who could refuse a gold trinket? There are also comforting items like scented candles and cosy slippers. Another no-fail option? Go for something useful that pops with style - like a face mask or a satin pillowcase in a trendy print.
Here are some Philocaly beauty products that scream style:
Framar Pinky Swear - Paddle Brush
Framar California Dreamin’ Miss American Pie - Detangle Brush
Christmas Is In The ‘Hair’
Give your VIPs the royal treatment by gifting them a discount they can use towards their next appointment! Of course, you and your VIPs both know that Philocaly hair extensions are high quality and can give your clients a new, head-turning look so giving them a discount makes for a perfect gift. *wink* For your fabulous clients who love themselves a stand-out shade, Philocaly offers an incredible range that can easily match any head of natural hair. From bold to subtle, fine to thick – your clients will be red-carpet-ready and raving about their new look for the holidays.
Philocaly is your expert source of everything hair extensions. Here are some excellent options that you can try:
Gift Card (that your clients can use towards future hair purchases!)
Hone Your Skills For The Holidays
Now let’s talk about gifts for your own team! It’s never a bad idea to level up your stylists. Why not treat your staff to a Philocaly certification course or a gift card to use
towards a future course? This is a great gift for them, and for you as well, as it will equal more revenue for the stylist and the salon. Wow them with the priceless gift of learning, allowing them to grow their skills and challenge their craft.
Quality is at the core of everything Philocaly Hair - with education being no exception. From flip-up to beaded row to k-tip extensions, you can browse the complete course list here:
Before you buy up a storm, it’s important to think about your budget and plan out your entire strategy.
- Does it represent your brand?
- Does it remind your loyal customers that you’re ready anytime they have a hair emergency or just need to shake things up?
You might even consider coming up with a tiered system based on loyalty, frequency of visits, and client personality.
Receiving a well-thought-out present incites positive feelings that extend to your business, keeping your customers coming back again and again. So, when the holiday season slides in, there’s no better way to say “thank you” than with some nice salon client Christmas gifts and a handwritten note, too.