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Remember to look into your local Technical High School. Ours has a bakery, open to the public once a week with inexpensive and delicious baked goods. You can even order birthday cakes from there.
The horticulture class sells starter plants in the spring, and the electronics class makes repairs, all at low cost.
By Chris from Levittown, Pa
We have even gotten automotive repairs and auto body work done just for the price of parts by taking our car to the local Community college auto repair school. They have always treated us fairly and of course they are being graded so they do a really good job! Just keep in mind you might have to schedule in advance so the instructor can work it into his classes.
I am a student at a local technical college. At the college we have Dental radiology and cosmetology. These groups are always looking for outside people to use in their practicums. At our school Dental exams are about $15 and this includes the dental x-rays. In the cosmetology department they offer facials for $5, haircut (no style) for $5, Sculptured nails for $10 (full set) and many more things under $20.
Using a cosmetology school for spa and beauty treatments can be a great way to get yourself pampered inexpensively. This is a page about visit cosmetology schools for pampering.