Skincare

Help Clients Battle Dry Skin this Winter

Share these tips to help them avoid seasonal dehydration.
According to the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), 81 million Americans are impacted by dry, itchy skin in the winter with the worst conditions occurring between the months of November and March. I just returned from a family ski trip in Park City, and I can attest to the fact that the snow, wind, and indoor heat stripped my skin...

“Breaking Bad” Inspires Blue Bath Salts, Blue Friday

Great Face & Body launches a new line inspired by the hit AMC drama.
Talk about a spa high! Great Face & Body (Albuquerque, NM) will be celebrating Blue Friday on Nov. 23 with the launch of its Bathing Bad products, an organic bath salt and body scrub line inspired by the hit AMC drama. The products are tinted with a natural blue dye that matches character Walter White’s blue-colored meth made popular on...

Celebrate National Healthy Skin Month this November

Teach Your Clients How to Care for Their Skin Properly
As the harsh winter weather starts to set in, many of your clients may be suffering dry and dehydrated skin. Now is the time to promote your spa's skincare services. If that isn't reason enough, November is National Healthy Skin Month. Needless to say, it's the perfect time to educate your clients on maintaining healthy skin throughout the year. Whether...

Wise Guys

Take a look at some hot new products that are designed to address the skincare needs of men.
In the November issue of American Spa , we highlight new products and treatments that are sure to attract guys to your spa. Here's a look at some additional products that are designed specifically for men: EmerginC Post-Shave Reinforce
 is a lightweight, fresh-scented, soothing facial balm that contains key plant extracts, antioxidants, and cutting-edge anti-aging peptides to improve tone and...

Duri Helps Guests Fight Alien Bacteria With “X” Files

Help client battle gross nailcare issues with a collection of new files.
I’m an admitted germaphobe, so any time I hear about something that adds to the cleanliness level of spa-going, I’m automatically a fan. Plus, I loved “The X Files” when the show was on TV, so I found a recent “X” Files promotion from Duri to be totally charming. According to Faina Ritz, the chemist behind Duri Cosmetics, most nail...

Jane Iredale Goes Vogue

Cosmetics guru stars in stunning photo spread.
I just returned from ISPA, where I spent some time with Jane Iredale learning about her company’s new offerings and updates. While I’m always so impressed by her products (my makeup bag is full of them), I was equally inspired by her fabulous photo spread in the September issue of Vogue and just had to share. Check out this stunning...

Adventuress Launches New Skincare Line for Thrill Seekers

Discover a Skincare Line That's Geared For Outdoor Enthusiasts
Because I'm always up for adventure, I was excited to learn of a new line targeting adventure enthusiasts. The new Adventuress Skin Care Collection is geared for those who enjoy catching waves, skiing slopes, running trails, and other outdoor pursuits. The Intro Offer Collection ($85) by Adventuress is an on-the-go regimen that comes in a lightweight travel-friendly case, complete with...

An Editor Goes Under a Laser for Skin Rejuvenation

Learn What Laser Genesis Can Do
Like most people, I have issues with my skin. If it's not one thing, it's another. Needless to say, such thinking explains why I'm always on the hunt for new treatments to either prevent breakouts, improve skin elasticity, or just leave my skin looking better in some way, shape, or form. Recently, I had the opportunity to experience Laser Genesis...

B. Bronz Clearly Bronz Makes Sunless Tanning Clean & Easy

New, residue-free service appeals to clients.
I love to be tan, but I also am well aware of the dangers of the sun, so instead of sporting a golden glow, I tend to look pretty pale most of the time. And while I know that sunless tanning is an ideal alternative, I dislike having the solution come off on my clothes and sheets, so I often...

How to Wax Like a Pro

Boom Boom Brow Bar owner provides handy tips.
While you may have a brow expert on staff at your spa, it never hurts to get some advice from a pro. As such, I wanted to pass along this handy chart from Malynda Vigliotti, owner of Boom Boom Brow Bar in New York City, who shapes more than 500 brows a month. She says she regularly fields questions from...

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