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Five Lucky (Local) Ladies Get Fitness, Food, Fashion Makeover: #GetWhipped at The Lounsbury House

#GetWhipped Makeover - A Brand New Lounsbury House Fundraiser That Needs YOU - Nominate Yourself or a Friend for the Makeover Event of the Year! 

Who’s Ready to #GetWhipped?

Lounsbury House is teaming up with Whip Salon and a local dream team of local businesses to create a brand new kind of fundraising event you’re going to LOVE. Introducing the #GetWhipped Makeover on April 16 from 6 to 8pm at The Lounsbury House. Purchase tickets here

Five lucky ladies will get a complete makeover from fitness to food to fashion, all in the spirit of raising funds and excitement around the community’s beloved Lounsbury House. The makeover gets you “the works” including hair and makeup from Whip Salon, a workout plan from Fit Club, a healthy menu from Salt Sugar Spice and five ladies’ retailers including Audrey Road, Bahr & Co, Lucy’s, Olley Court and Underground.  

The fun part is that YOU can nominate someone to get a makeover...even yourself! The “after” makeover looks will then be unveiled at the live event on Thursday, April 16th at 6pm at the Lounsbury House showcasing the five lucky participants. 

“We are thrilled to be rolling out the #GetWhipped Makeover which involves a cross section of dynamic local businesses in an exciting and collaborative new way,” said Suzanne Brennan, Director of Lounsbury House. “Lounsbury LOVES the Whip Salon squad and I know that this dream team panel is going to make the lucky winners look and feel fabulous, all while raising money for our historic community center. It’s a feel good, win-win scenario.”

“We’re honored to team up with Lounsbury House for this unique event,” said Amy Pal owner of Whip Salon. “Part of our mission at Whip Salon is to give back to our community and I can’t think of a better fit for us since a makeover let’s us showcase what we do best. The squad is really excited to take on this challenge and work with other like-minded businesses in Ridgefield.”

The Contest: Enter to Win!

Do you have a friend or family member that you’d like to see “reclaim their glam?” Maybe even yourself? It could be someone who has been focused on other things and needs a pick-me-up. It could be someone who recently had a baby and wants to get back in shape. It could be someone who just got a new job and needs a new look. Or maybe it’s just someone who’s stuck in a rut and is due for a makeover for 2020. Whatever the reason, we are looking for willing participants ready and willing to give something new a try and commit to the #GetWhipped Makeover. 

To nominate yourself or someone else simply email the name of the person  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  including a recent photo, and in 250 words or less tell us why they deserve to win a complete makeover. Nominees must be at least 21 years old, willing to participate in a regular fitness program and be available the week before the show on April 16th for wardrobe, hair and makeup looks. Winners must also be willing to participate in the live event on April 16th at Lounsbury House understanding they will be interviewed in front of a live audience. The deadline for entry is February 1st, the participants will be announced on February 15th.

A complete list of the rules may be found at lounsburyhouse.orgunder ‘community events’.

The Panel of Experts

The #GetWhipped Makeover is an AMAZING prize!! The five lucky winners will receive a head to toe makeover: Hair, makeup, wardrobe, fitness and healthy eating are all included.

● Hair and Makeup by Whip Salon. Your nominee will start with the team of experts at Whip Salon who will treat her to a whole new updated look that she’ll love that fits her lifestyle including an in-depth consultation. Haircut, hair color and makeup are all included.
● Fitness by Fit Club Ridgefield. A six week fitness membership at Fit Club including a fitness assessment by one of their highly qualified trainers. A program will be designed and tailored with her personal needs and goals in mind, and she’ll be guided and supported by the incredible staff at Fit Club who will help her learn life changing habits while having fun.
● Healthy Menus by Salt Sugar Spice. Food blogger, Brenda Lanzilli, will provide nominees with healthy recipes to promote balanced nutrition each week leading up to the big day. Focus will include plenty of whole grains, proteins, and fresh produce. Total body health and wellness is the goal for our nominees.
● Wardrobe by Local Retailers. Each of the five participants will be assigned to a retailer including Audrey Road, Bahr & Co, Olley Court, Lucy’s and Underground Co. She will have two looks fashioned around her lifestyle, to be worn to the unveiling event on April 16th. 

The Event & Tickets

Come celebrate the victory of these five lucky ladies as their new looks are unveiled live at the Lounsbury House on Thursday, April 16th in a festive cocktail party.  Together we’ll discover and support the new looks of the #GetWhipped makeovers, learn more about their journey and the local businesses that supported them. 

To purchase tickets online visit: https://lounsburyhouse.org/event/makeover-madness/

Thursday, April 16, 2020 at Lounsbury House, 316 Main Street from 6pm to 8pm

Advanced tickets $30 through April 1st

Tickets $40 after April 1st  

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