Launching soon: Beau — Stylists who come to you

We’ve been working for months now on a project that we are excited to launch in private beta.

Beau (http://getbeau.com) is Chicago’s on-demand beauty app, for men & women. Our stylists offer haircuts, blowouts, updos and makeup services, all in the comfort of your home or office.

Here’s how it works:

  1. Book — Select your preferred time, services and Beau professional.
  2. Confirm — We’ll confirm your appointment via email and process payments automatically.
  3. Service — A Beau professional will arrive at your location and provide top-notch beauty services.
  4. Review — Rate and tip your Beau professional. We recommend a 20% tip.

Some other features of Beau that we’ve baked in:

  • Flexible scheduling — Beau stylist hours are 7:00 AM — 10:00 PM. Whether you have busy morning meetings or a big date, we’ll be there.
  • Best stylists in Chicago — Beau professionals are licensed, formally trained and work at the best salons in the city.

Our team will emphasize a focus in customer support: making sure everyone, from users to stylists, are happy 100% of the time.

Pricing

We’ll be offering three pricing tiers based on stylist experience level (Junior, Senior, and Master stylists). Tips to professionals are paid after service is provided (we recommend 20%).

  • Male Haircut ($40, $50, $65)
  • Female Haircut ($50, $60, $75)
  • Blowout ($40, $50, $65)
  • Updo ($65, $75, $90)
  • Makeup ($50, $60, $75)

Subscribe at http://getbeau.com.

Ravi working on UX paper prototyping to get the experience right

Originally published at blog.getbeau.com on August 20, 2015.

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