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7 Editor’s letter

Who will own the well-life consumer?

It’s the wild west out there and there’s a land grab going on as interested parties make their play to own the well-life consumer. It’s not clear yet how this will pan out as the industry matures, or where spa stands in the pecking order, but the threats are clear

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20 Letters


Can spas do well by doing good?

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22 Spa people

Tyler Gage

Runa’s Tyler Gage working with Channing Tatum on an Amazon healing centre

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25 Spa people

Todd Hewitt

For the first time in four years, Shangri-La appoints a global head of spas. Spa Business talks to Todd Hewitt, the man to fill the role

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26 Spa people

Steve Rudnitsky

President & CEO of Miraval on the rollout of the destination spa brand

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28 Spa people

James White

Thermal spa researcher and consultant to head up major overhaul of Maruia Hot Springs in New Zealand

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30 News


Major new destination spa in India; and Morgans moves into mindfulness

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38 Interview

Irene Forte

Daughter of hotelier Sir Rocco Forte and niece of designer Olga Polizzi tells Jane Kitchen why the Rocco Forte Hotel’s new spa concept is a family affair

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44 Design

Natural wonderland

Neena Dhillon visits the striking new Keemala resort and spa in Phuket and finds out about its unique design

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54 Ask an expert

Next gen skincare

Should therapists combine skincare with nutrition and psychology?

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58 Science

Skin deep

Modern research is redefining the way we think about skin. Neuroscientist Dr Claudia Aguirre explains what the findings mean for spas

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62 Promotional feature

Clarins

Clarins’ head of Spas, My Blend and Retail, Prisca Courtin-Clarins, talks about the strides the company is making in highly prescriptive skincare, and the development of hotel spa concepts with the My Blend brand

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64 Interview

Franz Linser & Susan Harmsworth

Katie Barnes speaks to the co-chairs of this year’s Global Wellness Summit

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68 Promotional feature

Massage Heights

There’s a clear gap in the UK spa market for an affordable local offering that places an emphasis on top-quality treatments and services. Is Massage Heights, the successful US franchise chain, the solution?

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On the cover: Working With Tyler Gage & Runa On An Amazonian Healing Centre
70 Investigation

Healthy investment

Does investing in wellness stack up? Rhianon Howells investigates

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76 Promotional feature

Neaumorinc

From a director of spa at Four Seasons to an entrepreneur who introduces exciting new beauty brands to five-star facilities, Shawna Morneau’s experience on both sides of the industry is enabling her consultancy to have an impact worldwide

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78 Spa Franchises

Chain reaction – part 2

Jane Kitchen gets up to speed with spa franchise news from around the world

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83 Promotional feature

Dr Burgener Switzerland

Dr Burgener Switzerland to launch Haute Couture, a revolutionary skin treatment that personalises product and treatments to each person’s skin, using cutting-edge technology

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84 Sensory zone

Set adrift

Niamh Madigan talks to researcher Justin Feinstein who thinks floatation could be a shortcut to meditation

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88 Fitness

Defying gravity

The founder of AntiGravity® Aerial Yoga tells Niamh Madigan about the technique and a new suspension massage he’s developing for spas

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94 Promotional feature

Gharieni

As Gharieni prepares to celebrate 25 years in the industry, founder and CEO Sammy Gharieni talks about the company’s culture of innovation, and how there will so many more exciting products to come

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97 Spa software

Tech talk II

News and views from software firms

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102 Design

Hot stuff

From rusty walls to floating designs, we round-up some great-looking projects in the world of sauna bathing

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113 spa-kit.net

Product innovation

Suppliers tell us about their launches

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124 Research

Feeling the love

Bromance may be good for men’s health, say US scientists

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L&R Kältetechnik has launched a new division, named artofcryo.com, after 30 years’ experience with -110 °C electrical solutions. [more...]
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SB 2016 issue 2
Download PDF
View Turning Pages
Subscribe
Magazine archive
7 Editor’s letter

Who will own the well-life consumer?

It’s the wild west out there and there’s a land grab going on as interested parties make their play to own the well-life consumer. It’s not clear yet how this will pan out as the industry matures, or where spa stands in the pecking order, but the threats are clear

View in digital edition
View online
20 Letters


Can spas do well by doing good?

View in digital edition
View online
22 Spa people

Tyler Gage

Runa’s Tyler Gage working with Channing Tatum on an Amazon healing centre

View in digital edition
View online
25 Spa people

Todd Hewitt

For the first time in four years, Shangri-La appoints a global head of spas. Spa Business talks to Todd Hewitt, the man to fill the role

View in digital edition
View online
26 Spa people

Steve Rudnitsky

President & CEO of Miraval on the rollout of the destination spa brand

View in digital edition
View online
28 Spa people

James White

Thermal spa researcher and consultant to head up major overhaul of Maruia Hot Springs in New Zealand

View in digital edition
View online
30 News


Major new destination spa in India; and Morgans moves into mindfulness

View in digital edition

38 Interview

Irene Forte

Daughter of hotelier Sir Rocco Forte and niece of designer Olga Polizzi tells Jane Kitchen why the Rocco Forte Hotel’s new spa concept is a family affair

View in digital edition
View online
44 Design

Natural wonderland

Neena Dhillon visits the striking new Keemala resort and spa in Phuket and finds out about its unique design

View in digital edition
View online
54 Ask an expert

Next gen skincare

Should therapists combine skincare with nutrition and psychology?

View in digital edition
View online
58 Science

Skin deep

Modern research is redefining the way we think about skin. Neuroscientist Dr Claudia Aguirre explains what the findings mean for spas

View in digital edition
View online
62 Promotional feature

Clarins

Clarins’ head of Spas, My Blend and Retail, Prisca Courtin-Clarins, talks about the strides the company is making in highly prescriptive skincare, and the development of hotel spa concepts with the My Blend brand

View in digital edition
View online
64 Interview

Franz Linser & Susan Harmsworth

Katie Barnes speaks to the co-chairs of this year’s Global Wellness Summit

View in digital edition
View online
68 Promotional feature

Massage Heights

There’s a clear gap in the UK spa market for an affordable local offering that places an emphasis on top-quality treatments and services. Is Massage Heights, the successful US franchise chain, the solution?

View in digital edition
View online
On the cover: Working With Tyler Gage & Runa On An Amazonian Healing Centre
70 Investigation

Healthy investment

Does investing in wellness stack up? Rhianon Howells investigates

View in digital edition
View online
76 Promotional feature

Neaumorinc

From a director of spa at Four Seasons to an entrepreneur who introduces exciting new beauty brands to five-star facilities, Shawna Morneau’s experience on both sides of the industry is enabling her consultancy to have an impact worldwide

View in digital edition
View online
78 Spa Franchises

Chain reaction – part 2

Jane Kitchen gets up to speed with spa franchise news from around the world

View in digital edition
View online
83 Promotional feature

Dr Burgener Switzerland

Dr Burgener Switzerland to launch Haute Couture, a revolutionary skin treatment that personalises product and treatments to each person’s skin, using cutting-edge technology

View in digital edition
View online
84 Sensory zone

Set adrift

Niamh Madigan talks to researcher Justin Feinstein who thinks floatation could be a shortcut to meditation

View in digital edition
View online
88 Fitness

Defying gravity

The founder of AntiGravity® Aerial Yoga tells Niamh Madigan about the technique and a new suspension massage he’s developing for spas

View in digital edition
View online
94 Promotional feature

Gharieni

As Gharieni prepares to celebrate 25 years in the industry, founder and CEO Sammy Gharieni talks about the company’s culture of innovation, and how there will so many more exciting products to come

View in digital edition
View online
97 Spa software

Tech talk II

News and views from software firms

View in digital edition
View online
102 Design

Hot stuff

From rusty walls to floating designs, we round-up some great-looking projects in the world of sauna bathing

View in digital edition
View online
113 spa-kit.net

Product innovation

Suppliers tell us about their launches

View in digital edition
View online
124 Research

Feeling the love

Bromance may be good for men’s health, say US scientists

View in digital edition
View online
LATEST NEWS
First glimpses of new coastal retreat inspired by Scotland’s wildlife and heritage
The Isle of Mull Hotel & Spa, part of Crerar Hotels, will reveal its all-new wellness facility called the Driftwood Spa on 5 July 2021.
Social enterprise salon launches to support young people interested in a future in beauty industry
Scotland’s capital city of Edinburgh has welcomed its second hair and beauty salon operating as a social enterprise – named Brave, Strong, Beautiful (BSB).
G7 Summit to be hosted at sustainable beachfront spa hotel in Cornwall
Eco-hotel and beachfront spa resort Carbis Bay Estate and Hotel in Cornwall, UK, will host leaders from Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK and the US for the 2021 G7 Summit from 11 – 13 June.
Guerlain launches first spa in Israel with design inspired by Jerusalem’s architectural heritage
Premium skincare, makeup and fragrance brand Guerlain has opened an elegant new spa at the Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem.
Phytomer unveils second urban spa location in Paris
After an 18 month overhaul costing €500k (£431,100, US$609,200), marine skincare brand Phytomer has opened the doors of its second Parisian spa location.
Hal Architects-designed Sky Pool opens in London's Embassy Gardens
A swimming pool suspended 35m (115ft) above the ground and forming a bridge between two buildings has opened as part of a residential project in Nine Elms, south-west London, UK.
Therme Group and Wund Holding unveil plans to build Germany’s largest wellbeing resort
Therme Group’s strategic partner Wund Holding, operating as ThermenGruppe Josef Wund, has unveiled plans for the creation of Germany’s largest wellbeing resort in Bad Vilbel, Frankfurt.
Rosewood planning fourth Asaya wellness destination in Mexico City for 2024
Expanding its strong footprint in Mexico, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has been appointed by real estate development firm Grupo Sordo Madaleno to operate Rosewood Mexico City, a new hotel expected to open in 2024 in the Polanco district.
Jumeirah spends £100m revamping The Carlton Tower hotel with three-storey spa and health club
Global hospitality group the Jumeirah Group has reopened the 186-room The Carlton Tower Jumeirah, in the heart of London’s fashionable Knightsbridge area following an 18-month closure for refurbishment.
Ritz-Carlton Maldives opens with luxury overwater spa sanctuary designed by Kerry Hill Architects
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has opened its first Maldives resort with a tranquil overwater spa inspired by its natural surroundings, including the elements of swirling water and ocean breezes.
Patrick Huey and Lynne McNees share top highlights from ISPA summit
Throughout the pandemic, the International Spa Association (ISPA) has championed the strength of the spa community and strived to support, inform and inspire the industry as it grapples with the new challenges of operating in a COVID-19 landscape.
Major international business leaders spearhead initiative striving for better workplace mental health
A coalition of global organisations and business leaders from BP, BHP, Clifford Chance, Deloitte, HSBC, Salesforce, Unilever and WPP have launched an international initiative to advocate for and accelerate positive global change for mental health in the workplace.
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FEATURED SUPPLIERS

HydraFacial: more than just a device
HydraFacial works in harmony with topical skincare lines and treatment services already carried in the spa, naturally increasing post-treatment retail sales for your chosen brand partners. [more...]

Cryotherapy specialists, L&R Kältetechnik, launch new artofcryo.com division
L&R Kältetechnik has launched a new division, named artofcryo.com, after 30 years’ experience with -110 °C electrical solutions. [more...]
+ More featured suppliers  
COMPANY PROFILES
KLAFS GmbH & Co. KG

Founded in 1928, KLAFS is known as an award winning, world-leading trendsetter in wellness and spa. [more...]
+ More profiles  
CATALOGUE GALLERY
+ More catalogues  

VIDEO GALLERY

PENDEX | Simply Ingenious
It trains humans better than humans train humans. Find out more...
+ More videos  

DIRECTORY
+ More directory  
DIARY

 

13-14 Jun 2021

2021 FHT Virtual Conference

Online,
20-21 Jun 2021

International Esthetics, Cosmetics & Spa Conference

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, United States
+ More diary  
 


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