Spa Scoop Blog

Beach Body Treatments

Discover creative treatments for beach spa-goers
With beach body season rapidly approaching, it’s time to help clients get their skin in shape. Smooth, glowing skin is the perfect beach accessory and way to show off a toned physique. Borgata Hotel Casino & Spas, Spa Tocarre and Immersion Spa (Atlantic City), are offering three new treatments for the month of May to exfoliate, stimulate, and prepare clients’...

Strong is the New Skinny

Learn about fitness-focused bodycare
I learn about skincare product launches daily, if not hourly, and one I recently came across stood out. Mio High Intensity Bodycare, a new line from the makers of Mama Mio, focuses on caring for as well as improving the fitness of the skin. I hope this is a trend that sticks. I tried it out when I was upping...

Relaxation to the Rescue

Check out the latest research about spas' top clients
According to SpaFinder Wellness365’s latest research, moms across the country are in dire need of pampering, relaxing, and everything spas do best. While many are proactive about staying healthy and pursing fitness and other wellness activities, stress is extremely high across the board. A whopping 87 percent of mothers feel they suffer more stress today than their own mothers did...

Mother Glows Best

Discover how spas give moms much-deserved pampering
Recent research conducted by SpaFinder Welness365 found that 9 in 10 moms would rather receive an experience than a thing this Mother’s Day. The number one activity requested was none other than a trip to the spa. Luckily this spring they have many options. From the incredible packages and specials offered across the country, you are certainly rolling out the...

Invest in a Healthy Tomorrow

Check out doctor recommended wellbeing tips
I consider my lifestyle fairly balanced and healthy. I’ve jumped head first into the juicing craze to supplement my diet with leafy greens , I drink water constantly, and I prioritize fitness to stay in shape. Still, some days I feel sluggish and could use an extra boost, a feeling I’m sure you and your clients can relate to. Frank...

Beauty Inspiration

Learn fun facts about a popular natural beauty line
A few of us from the American Spa team were thrilled to be able to attend a mini celebration of Jane Iredale-The Skincare Makeup's 20th anniversary with makeovers and jewelry shopping last week. Among beauty treats and baubles in our goody bags was a little booklet containing little-known facts about the natural cosmetics line. Here are a few we thought...

Sweet Massage Dreams

Learn a new way to promote massage in May
May is not only the month of spring flowers and graduations but also Better Sleep Month. I’m one of those people who says they can function perfectly fine on less than six hours of sleep but I’m just cheating myself. Healthy sleep patterns are a vital part of overall wellness. Our bodies need enough deep sleep to properly repair and...

Seasons of Change

Learn about new products to treat menopausal skin concerns
In our May issue we shared a few of the changes and side-effects women experiencing menopause endure, and frankly it's not a pretty picture amidst the Hormonal Havoc . On the bright side there are many ways spas and skincare companies can make this transition more pleasant and keep skin glowing. Here are a few more products worth checking out...

Healthy Forecast

Check out health and wellness trends for spas
We've seen a lot of interesting trend reports lately reviewing statistics from recent years and providing predictions for the next few. All seem to be pointing in a positive direction for spas. The latest is broken down below, and it shows how important wellness and health programs will be for travelers and spa-goers alike. What is your spa doing now...

Finding the Fountain of Life

Learn more ways your spa can offer gotu kola
Before we started working on the latest "In the Mix" story, my knowledge of gotu kola was quite limited. I've since learned this plant has been curing a wide variety of ailments for centuries, though, so now I can't get enough. Soon your clients will be asking for more products containing gotu kola, too. Check out these skin cures packed...

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