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Spa offers free massages to Black Friday shoppers.
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Free Black Friday Massages for NYC Shoppers
Howard Kohlenberg: We’re offering an incredible special event today for the Black Friday shoppers. I know everybody is so stressed out from shopping and getting up early and what we decided to do is get complimentary massages, 15, 20-minute massages for all you tired, stressed out shoppers.
We’ve had an incredible response today. We’ve had a lot of people coming on down, a lot of people with a lot of shopping bags with sore shoulders and necks from carrying all those gifts around and we just thought it will great for you to come on down and check us out and relieve some of that stress.
Dan Ellis: I was just walking down the street on 2nd Avenue. I was just working outside for the last four hours in the cold. I was all bundled-up and I walked by Martier and a really nice lady in a bathrobe on the street told me I could get a free massage. So, I walked in and it was no joke. It was pretty cool. I got a free massage; it was amazing. I feel really relaxed. I didn’t get much holiday festivities in, so it was nice to actually get a little relaxation and pampering for a couple of minutes.
Jane Sylva: I just walked in by and I just heard, just talk about the promotion for the massaging and I just walked in. It was wonderful. I love it very much. It’s very good and it’s nice. It’s very nice.
I think a lot of people are being stressed by maybe -- they try to don’t get too much stress, just try to be happy and enjoy the day.