Spa Promotions

Shaving Ritual

See how one New York City spa spurs awareness
After a weekend filled with flash sales, door-buster deals, and hoards of shoppers, today’s #GivingTuesday campaign provides relief. Don’t get me wrong; spas can bring in big business from holiday retail specials— more on that here . But it is refreshing to focus on generosity and giving to those in need during the holiday season. No Shave November encouraged men...

The Award Goes To

Be the first to know the winners of the Professional’s Choice Awards
We are thrilled to unveil all the winners of the 2014 American Spa Professional’s Choice Awards in our December Issue . Celebrating its 10th year, our annual awards offer industry insiders a chance to vote for their favorite spas, products, and more in a write-in online survey. This year, approximately 4,000 decision-makers from destination spas, day spas, medical spas, and...

Shop Til You Drop

Learn about after Thanksgiving skincare deals and spa promotions
I love shopping and adore a sale, but I’ve never felt inclined to battle the inevitable crowds and chaos of Black Friday. I’d much rather relax and spend time with friends and family. I’m pretty sure I’m in the minority considering the number of spectacular promotions and sale previews all around. It’s a good time to take stock of your...

Spa Street Smarts

Learn about a creative city spa marketing campaign
We were able to check out the first Manhattan Massage Envy Spa location last week, and more are on the way in other neighborhoods of the city before the end of the year. The expansion of the popular massage clinic franchise is ideal for stressed, time-pressed New Yorkers, who now have a convenient place to focus on their health and...

Take a Hike

Celebrate today with a walk in the great outdoors
If anyone tells you to 'take a hike' today, don't be insulted! Today is National Take a Hike Day and a number of spas ideally located near trails and scenic views are celebrating by taking guests exploring in the great outdoors. Hiking is a popular choice for guests looking to connect with nature or lose a couple pounds on their...

Wine and Wellness

Check out a healthy spa collaboration for oenophiles
Wine pairings are a dime a dozen, but the pairing of wine and spa is always a good choice. Grapes and wine offer a host of skincare benefits, even if you don’t go as extreme as bathing in a tub filled with your favorite varietal. Evensong Spa at Heidel House Resort (Green Lake, WI) has teamed up with Vines &...

Java Rejuvenation

Discover new caffeinated spa treatments
Now that the daylight is getting shorter, my morning cup of joe is a non-negotiable. I'm definitely not alone, since about 83 percent of Americans say they drink coffee according to the National Coffee Association's 2013 online survey. The buzz about coffee goes well beyond a morning pick-me-up in the spa industry. Java-infused treatments deliver more than just therapeutic benefits...

Festive Fitness

Discover how a Palms Springs spa focuses on fitness
I’ve already noticed a big influx of sweets and rich foods, and it’s only the first week of November. There’s no time like the present to ramp up the fitness routine to look great at holiday functions and keep off unwanted weight gain during the decadent season. The Riviera Palm Springs (CA) is offering its guests a FIT & PHAB...

Spooky Spa Specials

Discover how resort spas celebrate Halloween
The many pop-up costume warehouses on the streets of New York City make it impossible for me to forget Halloween is coming soon. Though I don’t go all out anymore, a jack-o-lantern and some treats hit the spot., it’s still fun to be festive. The trick-or-treating holiday may not be as top of mind for spa-goers, but it presents a...

Day Dreamer

Check out a new floral inspired tropical escape.
I’ve found myself talking about the leaves changing colors and the temperatures cooling all too frequently, glossing over the fact that many luxury spas are located in tropical areas with balmy weather year-round and no need to worry about autumn in the traditional sense. Spa-goers can keep summer alive at seaside spas such as The Hibiscus Spa at Westin Grand...

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