DID you know that 60 per cent of small businesses close within their first three years?
But celebrating 17 years of business on Heathcote’s High Street is Kim Dempster, owner of Pure Indulgence Hair and Beauty.
Offering just about the compete repertoire of beauty services, Kim said she can hardly believe it has been almost 20 years.
“The most rewarding aspect of the job is pampering clients, treating them to something special,” she said.
"I have been blessed with many wonderful clientele over the years and some who have been with me the whole 17 years.
“I continue to meet amazing people every day and have made a lot of lifelong friends. Not many people can say they absolutely love their job. I truly am blessed. Thank you to all my wonderful clients for supporting me. It means everything to me.”