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Kohler Waters Spas Celebrates Heart Health with Deborah Lippmann Collection

Shades of Red Manicure and Red Velvet Pedicure honor women’s heart health.
While Valentine’s Day immediately comes to mind when most people think of February, there’s an even more important focus that we all should remember—Women’s Heart Health Month. The folks at Kohler Waters Spas at The American Club resort in Kohler, WI, and Burr Ridge, IL, are doing just that and helping raise awareness during the month of February with two...

Spa Week Media Group Introduces Sweetheart of a Sale

Offer the gift of spa this Valentine's Day
Although flowers and chocolate are always appreciated on Valentine's Day, receiving the gift of wellness is even better. That's why there is no better time to promote your spa's gift cards. The folks at Spa Week Media Group are doing just that and offering a $100 Spa & Wellness Gift Card by Spa Week for just $84.99 from Feb. 1-17...

Guerlain Spa at The Roosevelt New Orleans Introduces a Super Bowl-Inspired Treatment Menu

Check out how one spa is celebrating Super Bowl Sunday
Although I'm not really a big fan of football, I do enjoy a good Super Bowl party. However, I would forego the unhealthy snacks and entertaining commercials for the chance to indulge in some Super Bowl-inspired spa treatments. This year, the Guerlain Spa at The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel is offering a host of football-themed treatments. Fortunately,...

Getting to Know Graph Search

Linkup Marketing’s Valorie Reavis breaks down this latest development from Facebook.
Valorie Reavis of Linkup Marketing has a piece of advice for spas and salons—you must be ready to take advantage of Graph Search , the latest development from Facebook that promises to take word-of-mouth recommendations to new heights. Graph Search , which was recently unveiled by Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, is being piloted in the U.S. before being...

Omni Bedford Springs Resort & Spa Introduces Ladies Night Out Package

Discover how one spa is calling all the single ladies this Valentine's Day
This time of year can make even the most independent among us feel inadequate if we don't have plans to spend Valentine's Day with a significant other. Having spent my fair share of Valentine's Days alone over the years, I can certainly appreciate the new Ladies Night Out package ($150 per person) from The Omni Bedford Springs Resort & Spa...

Duri Follows Pantone Green Trend

Two new shades of polish are on trend with Pantone’s color of the year.
According to Pantone, emerald green is the color of 2013, beating out shades like lemon zest, dusk blue, African violet, and nectarine as the year’s color to watch. "Green is the most abundant hue in nature — the human eye sees more green than any other in the spectrum," said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute. "Symbolically,...

The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles Introduces A Valentine's Day-Inspired Treatment With Pheromones

Love is in the air thanks to a new and intoxicating treatment.
I'm a big believer in chemistry, which is why I'm so intrigued by the new Spellbound Surrender treatment at the Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles . Launched Just in time for Valentine's Day, this unique treatment features pheromones, chemicals that can help enhance your sex appeal. The 90-minutes Spellbound treatment involves a head-to-toe exfoliation with an intoxicating salt...

Alchemy Arts Center Introduces Couples' Yoga and Dinner Package for Valentine's Day

Discover how one spa is embracing health and wellness for the sake of love
As Valentiene's Day draws nears, many of your clients may be considering a gift card or spa treatment for their loved one. The folks at Alchemy Arts Center - Spa, Wellness, Cafe (Santa Barbara, CA) want to give their clients another option, which is why they've introduced an evening of couples' yoga and gourmet dining ($150 per couple for yoga...

Hotel, Spa & Tourism Industry Addresses Global Water Crisis

Get the scoop on an industry-wide campaign for clean drinking water.
Last year, when I attended the Global Spa and Wellness Summit in Aspen, I was inspired by a cool initiative, called Hotel Water, designed to help reduced the use of plastic bottles in hotels and spas. The Green Spa Network recently re-posted this on Facebook, which reminded me about the program. As such, I wanted to re-posted this blog from...

The Family Sleep Institute Reveals Five Myths About Sleep

Find out why you and your clients may not be getting the healthy sleep you need
It should come as no surprise to learn that sleep is essential to living a healthy and balanced life. That's just one reason spas today offer numerous treatments that encourage sleep and even offer classes on the topic as well as individual and group sessions with sleep therapists. However, there are still some misconceptions out there on the subject of...