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Must-Have Trends for Spas and Salons

Discover the 10 Most Important Trends for Spas and Salons
I had the pleasure of joining a prestigious group of estheticians and spa professionals for the Repêchage 15th Annual Congress on Monday. One of the highlights for me, and I’m sure for the rest of the attendees, was hearing passionate advice from Lydia Sarfati, founder and president of Repêchage. Here are her top trends for spas and salons: Facial Bar...

Tweezerman and Isaac Mizrahi Create Limited Edition Tweezers

See how one company incorporates a fashion designer to create an interesting new retail option
Spa-goers are often looking for something new to spice up their daily routines when they return home. The new Tweezerman and Isaac Mizrahi 2013 Limited Edition Designer Series Collection does just that. With three different products, the Slant Tweezer ($25), the Mini Slant Tweezer ($15), and the Filemate Nail File ($5), there is something for everyone to keep their brows...

The Spa at The Hotel Hershey Offers Chocolate-Themed Summer Packages

See how one spa provides a yummy local experience for guests
To celebrate the end of summer, The Spa at The Hotel Hershey (PA) is sticking to its sweet strengths with new chocolate-themed packages. Affectionately known as the “Chocolate Spa,” it has added five seasonal offerings to the menu for a limited time, valid through the last week in August. Guests following their cocoa craving to the historic town can turn...

New Estée Lauder Study Links Sleep & Beauty

Find out how getting a full night's sleep can help fight signs of aging.
We’ve all been advised about the importance of geting our beauty sleep. Now, Estée Lauder is proving why: a scientific study commissioned by the brand proved that inadequate sleep is directly related to reduced skin health and leads to an acceleration of skin aging. The Effects of Sleep Quality on Skin Aging and Function shows that poor sleepers had more...

Burke Williams Day Spa Announces Gift Card Promotion

See how one spa rewards their customers
Looking for a smart promotional idea for your spa to end the summer on a high note? Take a hint from the European-inspired Burke Williams Day Spa (California). From now until August 31, the spa is offering a great deal on gift cards: guests who buy a gift for a friend or family member will also receive one to splurge...

Tips for Proper Eye Cream Application

Follow easy step-by-step instructions from a skincare pro for better eye cream results
To ensure lasting results for clients, it’s not enough just to provide top-notch skincare treatments in your spa and salon; you also need to teach clients how to maintain their skin at home, especially the delicate area around the eye. Sesha national educator and licensed esthetician Victoria Piotrowski’s step-by-step eye cream application instructions make it easy to teach clients. Wash...

Rainbow Stuffed Peppers: A Healthy Treat

Healthy eating becomes easier with this new treat from Kimberly Snyder
Looking for a great menu option for healthy eating? Kimberly Snyder, celebrity nutritionist and New York Times bestselling author of The Beauty Detox Foods has a nutritious summer recipe that both you and your spa guests will enjoy: Rainbow Stuffed Peppers. Instead of the typically fatty filling of cheese and white rice, these healthy stuffed peppers include delicious seasonings and...

Mintel Report Shares New Skincare Trends

Discover what products recent research says your clients will be asking for next
The outlook is bright for multifunctional, natural, and dry-skin specific products. These and other skincare trends are revealed in market researcher Mintel’s new report, Facial Skincare . Here are a few recommendations to keep in stock at your spa or salon: Multifunctional products provide more benefits and save consumers time and money (four out of 10 consumers want multi-tasking products...

The Spa at Trump SoHo to Host Day of Pint-sized Pampering for Kids

Discover how one Big Apple spa pampers kids
Looking for ideas to make your spa or salon appeal to the pint-sized guest? The Spa at Trump SoHo (New York City) will host a special Kid’s Spa Day this Thursday, July 25, to pamper youngsters as a part of the recently launched Young Entrepreneurs SoHo program. Services are customized for children; nail design manicures, temporary body art, chair massages,...

Spa Week Presents Get Ready for the Runway Giveaway

Discover how to attend New York Fashion Week in style
There’s more than a month until the tents of Lincoln Center are filled with designers and models walk the runways in their latest threads for New York Fashion Week, but Spa Week is getting a jump-start with its Get Ready for the Runway Giveaway . One lucky winner will enjoy Fashion Week in style: two tickets for the Son Jung...

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