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SB 2016 issue 4
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7 Editor’s letter

Changing the future

Liz Terry on the connection between wellbeing and political stability, and a call for industry action

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20 Letters


Dr Marc Cohen predicts a rise in ‘deep nature’ experiences; and Dr Pedro Catarino on Sha’s visiting masters

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22 Spa people

Vo Trong Nghia

The mindful architect on creating a floating bamboo spa in Vietnam

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24 Spa people

Deborah Szekely

The industry veteran shines in a new healthy ageing TV show

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26 Spa people

Arianna Huffington

Steps down from The Huffington Post to start a new wellness business

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28 Spa people

Moby

Creates ambient music to download for free and shares his views on the spa industry

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30 News


Six Senses partners with BIG; APSWC relaunches; and Brad Pitt plans resort

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40 News report

Millennials study

New ISPA research looks at the youngest generation of spa-goers

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42 News report

GWI research

The latest data from the Global Wellness Institute shows the global spa market is now worth US$98.6bn

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44 News report

Global Thermal Think Tank

Hot spring leaders gather in Germany

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48 Interview

Wipawadee Sirimongkolkasem

Dusit’s MD of Devarana Spa tells Katie Barnes about the Thai brand’s plans

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56 Ask an expert

Online retail

Professional skincare brands examine the pros and cons of e-commerce

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60 Promotional feature

Phytomer

As a pioneer of marine skincare, Phytomer represents a story of three impassioned generations and a dedication to cultivating the purest spa ingredients from the northern French coast

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On the cover: On a mission to change the way we work and live
62 Skin Science

Beyond the surface

Skin biomarkers interest the CIA

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66 Promotional feature

Nine Degrees Spa

MD Theodora Kioussis explains their commitment to keeping ancient Middle Eastern, Orient wellness traditions alive

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68 First-person

The Well

Norway’s newest – and biggest – spa

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76 Therapy

Kneipp Kur

New interest in the historic therapy

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80 GWS

A breath of fresh air

Highlights from the Global Wellness Summit in Tyrol, Austria

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90 Research

Healthy holidays

Can vacations benefit your genes?

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93 Technology

Spa software

The latest in spa technology news

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97 Product innovation

spa-kit.net

Suppliers tell us about their launches

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103 Promotional feature

ESPA

ESPA’s new three-in-one anti-ageing formula meets the changing skincare needs of today’s beauty consumer, says Suzy Blackley

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108 Research

Art of wellbeing

New US study finds making art can reduce stress-related hormones

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SB 2016 issue 4
Download PDF
View Turning Pages
Subscribe
Magazine archive
7 Editor’s letter

Changing the future

Liz Terry on the connection between wellbeing and political stability, and a call for industry action

View in digital edition
View online
20 Letters


Dr Marc Cohen predicts a rise in ‘deep nature’ experiences; and Dr Pedro Catarino on Sha’s visiting masters

View in digital edition
View online
22 Spa people

Vo Trong Nghia

The mindful architect on creating a floating bamboo spa in Vietnam

View in digital edition
View online
24 Spa people

Deborah Szekely

The industry veteran shines in a new healthy ageing TV show

View in digital edition
View online
26 Spa people

Arianna Huffington

Steps down from The Huffington Post to start a new wellness business

View in digital edition
View online
28 Spa people

Moby

Creates ambient music to download for free and shares his views on the spa industry

View in digital edition
View online
30 News


Six Senses partners with BIG; APSWC relaunches; and Brad Pitt plans resort

View in digital edition

40 News report

Millennials study

New ISPA research looks at the youngest generation of spa-goers

View in digital edition
View online
42 News report

GWI research

The latest data from the Global Wellness Institute shows the global spa market is now worth US$98.6bn

View in digital edition
View online
44 News report

Global Thermal Think Tank

Hot spring leaders gather in Germany

View in digital edition
View online
48 Interview

Wipawadee Sirimongkolkasem

Dusit’s MD of Devarana Spa tells Katie Barnes about the Thai brand’s plans

View in digital edition
View online
56 Ask an expert

Online retail

Professional skincare brands examine the pros and cons of e-commerce

View in digital edition
View online
60 Promotional feature

Phytomer

As a pioneer of marine skincare, Phytomer represents a story of three impassioned generations and a dedication to cultivating the purest spa ingredients from the northern French coast

View in digital edition
View online
On the cover: On a mission to change the way we work and live
62 Skin Science

Beyond the surface

Skin biomarkers interest the CIA

View in digital edition
View online
66 Promotional feature

Nine Degrees Spa

MD Theodora Kioussis explains their commitment to keeping ancient Middle Eastern, Orient wellness traditions alive

View in digital edition
View online
68 First-person

The Well

Norway’s newest – and biggest – spa

View in digital edition
View online
76 Therapy

Kneipp Kur

New interest in the historic therapy

View in digital edition
View online
80 GWS

A breath of fresh air

Highlights from the Global Wellness Summit in Tyrol, Austria

View in digital edition
View online
90 Research

Healthy holidays

Can vacations benefit your genes?

View in digital edition
View online
93 Technology

Spa software

The latest in spa technology news

View in digital edition
View online
97 Product innovation

spa-kit.net

Suppliers tell us about their launches

View in digital edition
View online
103 Promotional feature

ESPA

ESPA’s new three-in-one anti-ageing formula meets the changing skincare needs of today’s beauty consumer, says Suzy Blackley

View in digital edition
View online
108 Research

Art of wellbeing

New US study finds making art can reduce stress-related hormones

View in digital edition
View online
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Accor’s global VP of wellbeing, Emlyn Brown, believes COVID-19 has provided a platform for hotel spas in city locations to leverage the local market and become a crucial revenue driver.
ISPA launches new members-only virtual education series hosted by Patrick Huey
ISPA has revealed it will host a new virtual education series, called Shine On, featuring leading industry voices sharing their insights on a range of subjects critical to the industry’s present and future.
GSN Planet launches Sustainability Guide to inspire businesses to become conscious consumers during pandemic
GSN Planet (GSN) has recently unveiled a COVID-19 Sustainability Guide in response to the global pandemic.
Remote mountain spa resort in Greece unveils seclusion retreat
Luxury Greek destination, Aristi Mountain Resort & Villas, has launched an exclusive seclusion programme designed for guests looking for a remote wellbeing escape.
Elemis and Gharieni will debut in Ireland at Johnstown Estate spa following €3.5m revamp
Luxury Irish spa resort, The Johnstown Estate, in County Meath, has invested €3.5m (US$4.13m, £3.18m) in creating a new spa nearly twice the size of its previous facility, scheduled to launch early November 2020.
Frontline Summit 2020: 'The world’s largest gathering of people-powered businesses'
Customer experience software developer, AskNicely, has announced it will host a new virtual event called the Frontline Experience Summit.
Northern Irish day spa concept launches, powered by ethnobotanicals
Independent spa consultant, Orla Gallagher, and health promoter, Ciara Loughran, have collaborated to produce a new luxury Northern Irish spa concept and product house, named Le Jardin.
Largest ever global touch study reveals 54 per cent of people feel touch-hungry
In a COVID-19 era, human touch and physical connection are being restricted like never before, but results from the world’s largest global touch study show that 54 per cent of people felt they had too little touch in their lives, even before the pandemic.
ISM Spa launches new spa concept with signature journey inspired by the five elements
Spa management company, ISM Spa, has introduced a new spa and wellness concept named R+R Wellness, at the Grand Hyatt Nashville.
Little Kulala to launch holistic desert retreat in the Namib Desert wilderness reserve
Currently undergoing a thorough refurbishment, Little Kulala, Wilderness Safaris’ acclaimed desert retreat in Namibia’s Sossusvlei area, is creating a new holistic health and wellness retreat in the heart of the private Kulala Wilderness Reserve.
Extensive new medi-wellness resort, RAKxa, will offer complete blueprint of health in Bangkok’s ‘Green Lung’
RAKxa, a new fully integrative wellness and medical retreat will open in Thailand in December 2020, as a result of a three-way partnership between Thai-based M.K. Real Estate Development, VitalLife Scientific Wellness Clinic and Minor Hotels Group, which will manage the resort.
COVID-19 has exacerbated the global mental health crisis, according to WHO survey
The pandemic has disrupted or halted critical mental health services in 93 per cent of countries worldwide, according to a new survey by the World Health organisation (WHO).
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