(Closed) For the 1st time in my life I turned into “that guy” :(

posted 6 years ago in The Lounge
Post # 3
3357 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

if I were you, I’d stop worrying so much. just make sure you tip next time you go 🙂 it’s better if you tip in cash too.

Post # 4
3000 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: July 2012

I would probably go in there and leave it for her. I’m sure you’re not the first person who didn’t remember!

Post # 5
7291 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2011

Can you call up the Salon or go back over and tip her? Im sure she would really appreciate it!

Post # 6
3175 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I would go back to the salon with an envelope of cash, apologize in a light way, and tip your stylist. 

Someone did this to me when I was working in a restaurant, and I spent the next 24 hours wondering what I’d done wrong. He came back the next day & tipped me generously…I felt much better! And I thought he was really sweet to come back, since some people would just write it off.

Post # 7
10851 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2010

I would write her a little card and just say “So sorry I didn’t include this the other day, I was in a rush and I completely forgot somehow!!”, include the money and leave it sealed up at the front reception for her 🙂

Post # 8
9719 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2012

I’m exactly like you!  I always tip well and I’d be worried, too.  What I would do is go by there in person and give her the tip.  I know it seems extreme to some, but I completely understand how you feel.  If it were me it would drive me nuts until I got the tip to her.

Post # 9
721 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

I’d go back in as others said and leave the tip! She will surely understand…things come up and people forget sometimes!

Post # 10
9824 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper

I’ve gone back the next day and tipped, I had a debit card and they couldn’t run tips on a card for some reason, so I just went back. They understood!

Post # 11
3624 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

I would tip her for last time before you go back! I wouldn’t put my hair in someone’s hands who I didn’t tip.

Post # 12
181 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

I work in the salon industry. Typically, we get lots of forgotten tips or what not so genearlly the next time you come in – just write a small note saying the tip was for this time and last visit! Usually we don’t even know or remember.

Post # 13
363 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

I generally tend to keep thinking about these sorts of things until they’re rectified, so I’d probably just run over and drop off the tip in an envelope for her.

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