New salon opened with TV gameshow winnings

New Salon Lucky Streak High Street Weston.

New Salon Lucky Streak High Street Weston. - Credit: Archant

A TV gameshow winner has used her windfall to invest in a salon in Weston-super-Mare town centre.

Nadia Watson, aged 24, is the proud owner of Lucky Streaks in High Street, which opened on August 1.

Nadia won £25,000 on Channel 4’s Deal Or No Deal in 2013 and was able to realise her dream of owning her own business.

She said: “I was trained at Toni & Guy and then went on to business and technology college and carried on doing qualifications.

“I always wanted to open a hair salon and I went on Deal Or No Deal and got the money to do that.”

There are six fully-qualified hairdressers working at the salon, which offers a full board of treatments.

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Nadia said: “We specialise in extensions, although we do everything in hair and beauty.

“We try to keep the salon a calm and relaxing environment, and keep it really retro. We are just a friendly, happy atmosphere and we keep everything at an affordable price.

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“We don’t just do hair, we do beauty too – nails, facials and spray-tanning – the whole works.”

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