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SB 2017 issue 4
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5 Editor’s letter

Existential threat

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

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16 Promotional feature

Barr + Wray

Making waves in spa design

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20 Letters


The complexity of the skin microbiome

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22 People profile

Wim Hof

Wim Hof on spas, breathing and the positive effects of the cold

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24 People profile

CG Funk

CG Funk joins The Massage Company

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26 People profile

Debra Neill

Debra Neill helps those in the spa industry after a disaster

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28 News


Park Hyatt St Kitts opens with Miraval spa; Aman New York will have three-storey spa; Mearns joins LivUnLtd

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36 News report

Icelandic spa

Myths and monsters have inspired an Icelandic geothermal spa concept

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38 Top Team

Civana

Kevin Kelly and his team hope to transform wellness hospitality

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44 Ask an Expert

Cold therapy

Is cold-water therapy the next hot thing in spa treatments?

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48 Research

US spa industry

US spa revenue has reached an all-time high of US$16.8bn, according to the latest research from ISPA

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52 Promotional feature

Book4time

Turn cancellations from headache into revenue

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54 GWS

Reaching for the moon

Highlights from the Global Wellness Summit in Palm Beach, Florida

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64 Promotional feature

Phytomer

Science of the sea

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On the cover: The Iceman Wim Hof on spas, breathing and the benefits of the cold
66 Spa Foresight


A look at the trends that will have the biggest impact on spas in the future

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76 Feature

As Lux would have it

Jane Kitchen finds out more about the Mauritian brand’s holistic wellness offerings – and plans for expansion

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84 Promotional feature

Resortsuite

Making a fully-integrated difference

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86 Software

Social media

How software is helping spas drive new business through social media

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90 Fitness

Hybrid Fitness

ESPA Life at Corinthia launches a ‘revolutionary’ new fitness concept

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95 Product Innovation

spa-kit.net

Suppliers tell Lauren Heath-Jones about their newest launches

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97 Promotional feature

Anne Semonin

Katherine Connolly, newly appointed global director of retail and spa operations at Anne Semonin, discusses her plans for the brand

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99 Promotional feature

Gharieni

Gharieni CEO Sammy Gharieni explains how augmented massage adds a new dimension

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101 Promotional feature

Thalion

Thalion is the first company to develop highly specialised mineral therapies for clients, says training manager Sophie Alemany

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106 Research

Finishing touch

A new study shows that massage can help muscle re-growth after an injury – even when applied to the opposite limb

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SB 2017 issue 4
Download PDF
View Turning Pages
Subscribe
Magazine archive
5 Editor’s letter

Existential threat

Liz Terry shares her thoughts

View in digital edition
View online
16 Promotional feature

Barr + Wray

Making waves in spa design

View in digital edition
View online
20 Letters


The complexity of the skin microbiome

View in digital edition
View online
22 People profile

Wim Hof

Wim Hof on spas, breathing and the positive effects of the cold

View in digital edition
View online
24 People profile

CG Funk

CG Funk joins The Massage Company

View in digital edition
View online
26 People profile

Debra Neill

Debra Neill helps those in the spa industry after a disaster

View in digital edition
View online
28 News


Park Hyatt St Kitts opens with Miraval spa; Aman New York will have three-storey spa; Mearns joins LivUnLtd

View in digital edition

36 News report

Icelandic spa

Myths and monsters have inspired an Icelandic geothermal spa concept

View in digital edition
View online
38 Top Team

Civana

Kevin Kelly and his team hope to transform wellness hospitality

View in digital edition
View online
44 Ask an Expert

Cold therapy

Is cold-water therapy the next hot thing in spa treatments?

View in digital edition
View online
48 Research

US spa industry

US spa revenue has reached an all-time high of US$16.8bn, according to the latest research from ISPA

View in digital edition
View online
52 Promotional feature

Book4time

Turn cancellations from headache into revenue

View in digital edition
View online
54 GWS

Reaching for the moon

Highlights from the Global Wellness Summit in Palm Beach, Florida

View in digital edition
View online
64 Promotional feature

Phytomer

Science of the sea

View in digital edition
View online
On the cover: The Iceman Wim Hof on spas, breathing and the benefits of the cold
66 Spa Foresight


A look at the trends that will have the biggest impact on spas in the future

View in digital edition
View online
76 Feature

As Lux would have it

Jane Kitchen finds out more about the Mauritian brand’s holistic wellness offerings – and plans for expansion

View in digital edition
View online
84 Promotional feature

Resortsuite

Making a fully-integrated difference

View in digital edition
View online
86 Software

Social media

How software is helping spas drive new business through social media

View in digital edition
View online
90 Fitness

Hybrid Fitness

ESPA Life at Corinthia launches a ‘revolutionary’ new fitness concept

View in digital edition
View online
95 Product Innovation

spa-kit.net

Suppliers tell Lauren Heath-Jones about their newest launches

View in digital edition
View online
97 Promotional feature

Anne Semonin

Katherine Connolly, newly appointed global director of retail and spa operations at Anne Semonin, discusses her plans for the brand

View in digital edition
View online
99 Promotional feature

Gharieni

Gharieni CEO Sammy Gharieni explains how augmented massage adds a new dimension

View in digital edition
View online
101 Promotional feature

Thalion

Thalion is the first company to develop highly specialised mineral therapies for clients, says training manager Sophie Alemany

View in digital edition
View online
106 Research

Finishing touch

A new study shows that massage can help muscle re-growth after an injury – even when applied to the opposite limb

View in digital edition
View online
LATEST NEWS
COVID-19 is helping hoteliers recognise the value of spa revenue, says Emlyn Brown
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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FEATURED SUPPLIERS

Blu Spas to launch new wellness concepts
Blu Spas is a full-service firm offering consulting, advisory and operating solutions. [more...]

Inaugural Medical Wellness Congress scheduled for January 2021
[more...]
COMPANY PROFILES
Iyashi Dome

Iyashi Dome offers two infratherapy treatment devices – the Iyashi Dôme and the Iyashi Dôme RenaiS [more...]
+ More profiles  
CATALOGUE GALLERY
+ More catalogues  

VIDEO GALLERY

ResortSuite mobile: give your guests unlimited access to your resort
ResortSuite mobile. Deploy your own fully branded app. Give your guests unlimited access to your resort with real time booking capabilities, dining reservations, itineraries, member profiles and more... Find out more...
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DIRECTORY
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DIARY

 

20-23 Oct 2020

SPATEC Europe

Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort, Quarteira, Portugal
25-26 Oct 2020

Beauty Forum

Palais des Congrès, Paris‎, France
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