American Spa Staff

A Round of Spa

Discover relaxing golf-inspired treatments for the Masters Tournament
We have certainly evolved from the days when the words ‘spa’ and ‘men’ wouldn't be used in the same sentence. And today most men would probably agree that spa services can de-stress them on another level and have become a regular part of their schedule. To keep them running to the spa, The Ritz-Carlton Spa at The Ritz-Carlton Lodge at...

Sunny New Partnership

Check out new ready-for-summer service at Trump Soho NYC
After a long span of cold weather across the country, it may seem like the warm temperatures will never come. Trump SoHo New York is gearing up with a new partnership so when they finally do guests will be set to enjoy serious poolside relaxation. Teaming up with Vix Paula Hermanny, a leader in luxury swimwear, the Vix Valise ($468)...

Simply Chic Eyebrows

Discover unique tips to make eyebrows look gorgeous
Eyebrow trends don't always look good on everyone, and many of us have the middle school class photos to prove it. Luckily, spring brows are more about color and contrast than changing the shape, which means it’s time to put down the tweezers. Boom Boom Brow Bar (New York City) is embracing the thick, gorgeous eyebrow look and helping clients...

Spa Week Highlights

Bring in new clients with discounted super-luxe treatments
Probably like most spa-goers few things can get me more excited than finding a great deal, especially one in the beauty world. National Spa Week Spring 2014 Event (April 21 – 27) is an excellent example and coming up quickly. After a brutal winter I’m pining for some rest and relaxation, and Spa Week’s $50 massages, facials, manis, and more...

Music to the Ears

Check out how spas are reviving Coachella concert-goers
Music lovers of every stripe will, undoubtedly, be heading to the ultimate music weekend that takes the stage with signature Coachella-inspired cocktails upon check-in, kicking off on a high note. After a day of heart pumping riffs and energetic dancing, music lovers can enjoy CoaCHILLa spa specials, in addition to some new Fit + Flirty spring spa treatments at Omni...

Earth Day Celebration Takes Center Stage

Learn how one spa helps preserve the environment in style.
With Earth Day arriving soon, it is a great chance to show guests how important the environment is to you and your spa. Earth Day serves as a call to action, uniting voices around the globe in support of a healthy planet. Likewise, many hotels showed their commitment to the environment. For example, L’Auberge Del Mar (CA) is celebrating Earth...

Wearin' O' the Green

Check the latest St. Patrick's Day spa treatments worth celebrating
We all know that when four-leaf clovers come out, it's St. Patrick's Day. Whether you are Irish or not, it is one of the holidays that gives us a chance to let loose with friends and of course, indulge in fabulous spa experiences to correct mistakes made from one too many green beverages. A spa therapy recovery kit is a...

Popular Pilgrimage

A Connecticut destination spa woos its high-end clientele by staying the course.
Recently acquired by Grace Hotels and rebranded as such, The Mayflower Grace (Washington, CT) made headlines when it debuted The Mayflower Spa in May 2006. In a departure from other destination spas, the Mayflower offered guests unlimited treatments as part of their stay. The idea was to encourage guests to sample a variety of services without feeling limited by price. While that operational blueprint has evolved to resemble more traditional programming, the spa still gives guests the opportunity to experience...

De-Stress Like the Stars

Learn about a new way celebs are chilling out
We’re not alone; even the Hollywood elite finds it hard to quiet the mind, truly relax, and let go. The stars’ newest strategy from Michael Gregus brings the ultimate de-stressing experience. Selected as one of top nine ways for Hollywood to decompress in 2014, Reset-A Deep Relaxation Program is a unique combination of traditional and holistic techniques such as breathwork,...

Talk About Wellness

See how a resort spa educates guests
Sometimes I’m guilty of frequently complaining of being tired, and always in need of a caffeinated pick-me-up to get through the day. One of the new Mirbeau Inn & Spa (Skaneateles, NY) Wellness Talks, “Tired of being tired? Overcome your Fatigue” led by Melissa Weinberger D.C., R.N., of Nuravita Chiropractic, Yoga & Wellness Care (Skaneateles, NY) is just the boost...

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