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Cosmedica Skincare Introduces New Packaging

Cosmedica Skincare , manufacturer of anti-aging dermatologic products, has redesigned its image, creating a new logo along with new packaging. "While our old logo and package design served their purpose, we felt it was time for something new—something modern that reflects the current status and success of the company," says CEO Thomas Conway. "We know we offer some of the best skincare products on the market, and we want to make sure our image reflects that level of quality, so we gave ourselves a facelift that we are confident better communicates who Cosmedica Skincare is today." Additionally, the company recently...

Former Miraval CEO Joins Hilton Head Health

Hilton Head Health (SC), a weight loss and health resort, has announced the appointment of Michael G. Tompkins, former CEO of Miraval Resort & Spa (Tucson, Arizona), as CEO and general manager. Tompkins joins two other industry leaders who also recently joined Hilton Head Health, Ben Campsey from The Umstead Hotel & Spa (Cary, NC) as chief financial officer and Carol Stratford, who most recently served as the vice president of marketing for Miraval Resort & Spa, as chief marketing officer. Tompkins comes to Hilton Head Health with more than 25 years of experience in the health, wellness, and luxury...

JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts Collaborates with Comphy Company

The Comphy Company , a leading microfiber sheet manufacturer, has announced its partnership with Spa by JW, a new spa concept from JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts. Comphy will play an integral role in treatment room design at the first U.S. Spa by JW at the JW Marriott Houston Downtown, debuting in September, followed by the JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar in December. “It’s always a great honor to work with other innovators in the industry, so we were thrilled to work with the JW Marriott team on this project,” says Mia Richardson, founder and CEO of Comphy Company. “Our design...

ResortSuite Operations Expand with Spa Check-in App

ResortSuite , provider of integrated guest-centric hospitality management solutions, announced the release of their new tablet-based Spa Check-In application. As part of the ResortSuite Operations (OPS) framework, the app presents a personalized, cost-effective, guest-empowered experience. With the Spa Check-In app, staff can fill in health forms, view details about guests’ services, and switch to Guest Mode, where guests can complete intake forms, health questionnaires, sign waivers, and view their itinerary and service details. In addition, the app synchronizes with the ResortSuite (Services, Programs, Activities) SPA module for up-to-date schedules and guest preferences and alerts. “We are thrilled to deliver yet...

Bliss Spas Collaborates with Book4Time to Launch Mobile Booking Application

Bliss Spas (multiple locations) has partnered with Book4Time , a spa management software provider, to introduce a mobile booking application for iOS and Android to give customers the convenience to book appointments from their smartphones. “With the introduction of the mobile app, Bliss will be able to capture more business from consumers who are making transactions on-the-go as well as consistently stay top-of-mind through push-to-mobile promotions,” says Roger Sholanki, founder and CEO of Book4Time. Available for download on iTunes and Google Play, the Bliss app aims to meet customers’ increasing needs for convenience. “When Book4Time presented us with the opportunity,...

Mio Skincare Adds Liliana Grajales to Executive Sales Team

Mio Skincare , a leading skincare line for fitness and pregnancy, announced the appointment of Liliana Grajales as Southeast regional sales manager and The Ritz Carlton Corporate accounts manager. “Grajales brings the right blend of diverse sales expertise and spa industry experience to take our business to the next level in the Southeast, says Jill Dunk, cofounder of Mio Skincare. “Her experience as a luxury spa director and account manager with high profile skincare lines is a huge asset. And it doesn’t hurt that Grajales is fully committed to the spa lifestyle.” Grajales joins the company with 20 years of...

Davines Welcomes Two New Ambassadors

Davines , a family-owned, international haircare brand, has appointed David Glover (left), a celebrity and editorial artist, as the company’s first-ever artistic ambassador. With more than 20 years of experience of experience working with names like Elle Macpherson and Heidi Klum, Clover will provide a new layer to the expansive education available from Davines. He will serve as an educator; show leader; and asset for interviews on behalf of the brand. Joseph DiMaggio (right) also joined the brand as master session ambassador. As a seasoned stylist, DiMaggio will serve as a stylist educator and media asset for Davines North America...

Clairvoyant Beauty Partners with Sundance Spa and Cinema Secrets

Clairvoyant Beauty , an all-natural, organic skincare treatment line, announced two new retail partnerships. Beginning in August, the Sundance Spa at the Sundance Resort (UT) and Cinema Secrets (CA), a family business dedicated to quality, innovation, and education, will offer a selection of the brand’s range of face and bodycare products. “ Clairvoyant Beauty began in my grandmother’s kitchen, and I’m proud to be able to share her legacy with health-conscious consumers across the U.S.,” says Lexie Masterson, founder of Clairvoyant Beauty. “Both Sundance Spa and Cinema Secrets are committed to offering quality beauty solutions for an array of skincare...

Lux Beauty Group Announces New Vice President of Sales

Lux Beauty Group , a multi-disciplinary beauty company, recently appointed Mark Kuspa as vice president of sales. With more than 30 years of experience in sales marketing for the personal care and cosmetic industries, Kuspa most recently served as the global sales manager of Burwell Industries , with brands such as Tokyo Milk and Lollia , and was responsible for direct management of key domestic retailers, including Target , Neiman Marcus , Sephora , Anthropologie , and Ulta . Prior, he held the position of district sales manager for L’Oreal Paris. Specializing in custom, brand-focused projects, Lux Beauty Group delivers...

John Masters Organics Celebrates 20 Years

Commemorating its 20th anniversary this year, John Masters Organics , a global organic beauty brand, is celebrating its continued commitment to bringing organic skin-, hair-, and bodycare products to women across the globe. “From my apartment to a flagship store in Soho, New York City and international retail partners around the world, the growth of the company has been astounding,” says founder John Masters. “We are celebrating this milestone with a host of new innovations and continued expansion while still providing our customers with truly natural and efficacious products. I look forward to continuing to doing so for another twenty...

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