Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Get a haircut, help little Summer Moll

All salon proceeds Sunday will go to Summer Moll, 4, who was injured in a car crash that killed her mother Jennifer O’Boyle.

MARTHA RIAL | Times

All salon proceeds Sunday will go to Summer Moll, 4, who was injured in a car crash that killed her mother Jennifer O’Boyle.

TAMPA — Looking for a little pampering for less? How about some "me-time" for charity?

Owners of Mystic Hair Salon & Spa are slashing the prices of haircuts, facials and massages Sunday to raise money for 5-year-old crash victim Summer Moll.

Moll was in her mother's car last year when a suspected drunken driver smashed into them, killing her mother and leaving Summer with a fractured skull and a long list of expensive surgeries.

Mystic owner MaryLynn Pearson said 16 stylists and four spa staff will be on hand from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at the salon, 13801 N Dale Mabry Highway, for scheduled appointments and walk-ins.

All of the proceeds will go to Summer, Pearson said.

Haircuts that normally range from $40 to $58 will go for $25 with a $10 blow dry. Mini-facials that start at $99 will go for $30. And a 25-minute relaxing massage will go for $30.

Plus, for $10 per entry or $25 for four entries, customers can take a shot at a raffle to win a year of free haircuts.

Firefighters who responded to Moll's accident will be cooking and selling food at the salon. Stylists will sell baked goods. And a few of the stylists' children will operate a lemonade stand.

Pearson credited her husband, Chris, with the "Salon-a-thon" idea after Mystic was approached to do Moll's grandmother's hair. He thought they could do more.

"We are very blessed," Pearson said. "Whatever the need is, we want to meet it."

fast facts

To help Summer

For more details, call Mystic Hair at (813) 264-2215 or go to www.mystichair.com.

Get a haircut, help little Summer Moll 03/31/09 [Last modified: Wednesday, April 1, 2009 10:44pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Hit-run driver who refused to leave van threatened to shoot them, Hillsborough deputies say

    Public Safety

    TAMPA — Sheriff's deputies negotiated with a driver for about 90 minutes before taking him into custody after he refused to leave his van and threatened to shoot them near the scene of a hit-and-run crash in north Tampa.

    The driver of this van tried to flee the scene of a crash in north Tampa Thursday morning until he could travel no farther, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said. Then he refused to leave the van and threatened sheriff's deputies, they said. [TONY MARRERO   |   Times]
  2. Get the latest Tampa Bay Buccaneers news delivered daily to your email inbox

    Bucs

    They narrowly missed the playoffs by thismuch.

    Bucs wide receiver Mike Evans (13) celebrates with quarterback Jameis Winston (3) after they connected for a touchdown during a win over the Seattle Seahawks in November in Tampa. [LOREN ELLIOTT | Times]
  3. Police release name of man found dead in north Tampa vacant lot

    Crime

    TAMPA — Authorities have released the name of a man found dead in a vacant lot in north Tampa on Tuesday and have confirmed his death is a homicide.

  4. Gov. Scott backs off boycott of companies doing business in Venezuela

    State Roundup

    TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott will ask the Florida Cabinet next month to prohibit the state's investment managers from doing something they already do not do: invest in companies or securities owned or controlled by the Venezuelan government.

    Florida Governor Rick Scott interacts with people as he holds a Venezuelan Freedom Rally at El Arepazo 2 restaurant on July 10 in Miami. [Joe Raedle | Getty Images]
  5. Muslim leader endorses Kriseman

    Blogs

    Abdul Karim Ali, president of the Tampa Bay Area Muslim Association, announced his support of Mayor Rick Kriseman on Thursday.

    Abdul Karim Ali endorsed Mayor Rick Kriseman Thursday