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5 Editor's letter

The wellness metaverse

We’re being handed a powerful new tool that will become a channel for creativity and innovation – pioneering wellness operators are already getting to grips with its exciting potential

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12 Spa People

Michael Stusser

The wellness pioneer explains how he created an authentic Japanese bathing experience in the heart of the California hills

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18 Spa People

Scot Toon

The Asia MD of The Pavilions Hotels & Resorts unveils the company's latest island development plans

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23 Spa Business news

Latest from the global spa and wellness industry

Six Senses to manage Vana’s Indian wellness retreat, Wellness drives TRevPAR results thanks to pandemic, Paris hotel unveils luxury NFTs to engage eco-conscious guests - and much more

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28 New opening

Lanserhof Sylt

Lanserhof's new resort opens on the island of Sylt after a €120m investment

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32 Project preview

Off-grid

Svart Six Senses is set to open in Norway in 2024, and redefine the meaning of sustainable wellness tourism and regenerative travel

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36 Sponsored

Myrtha Wellness: watertight expertise

Myrtha has transformed the world of aquatics over the last 60 years. Now it’s bringing its ingenuity-driven expertise to the international wellness industry

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38 News report

Growth & vitality

The new Kepos by GOCO spa has opened at Daios Cove. Jane Kitchen went to Crete to investigate

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45 Menu engineering

At your service

Get inspired by the latest wellness treatments, programmes and services

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50 Sponsored

i-Tech: full body boost

i-Boost stimulates the skin and muscles – offering a tech-based, holistic treatment for total-body wellbeing

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52 Interview

Rainer Usselmann

Tech business Happy Finish is bringing metaverse-based experiences to the wellness sector, working with Wund

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56 Everyone's talking about

Menopause

From taboo to hot topic – how can spas offer treatments and a safe space for women to explore this often challenging phase of life?

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64 Research

Bounceback

PwC says the US spa market was worth US$1bn in 2021 and growing well, according to data from ISPA's latest industry-wide study

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66 First person

An icon reborn

Fairmont unveils the stunning renovation of its iconic Century Plaza hotel in LA, and Rianna Riego checks out the new spa

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72 Q&A

Magdaleena Nikolov

The GM of spa, wellness and retail at Fairmont Century Plaza talks to Jane Kitchen

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74 Sponsored

Lemi: designed for profit

Lemi’s new combined massage and pedicure workstation – Amalfi – offers a multi-functional, space-saving solution

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76 First person

Energy healing

Lindsay Madden-Nadeau discovers powerful energy healing at Mandali's silent retreat in northern Italy

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On the cover: "Taking time for yourself is food for the soul"
84 Founders

The story of Mandali

The founders of Mandali, Wildrik Timmerman and Wouter Tavecchio, welcome visitors with an embracing message

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86 Sponsored

Crown Sports Lockers: Breedon Priory, an alluring destination

A new deluxe spa has placed Breedon Priory in the UK firmly on the leisure destination map

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88 Q&A

Mia Kyricos

The wellness leader talks about the creation of her new trademarked framework for the development and delivery of wellness interventions

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94 Sponsored

Art of Cryo: raising the bar

Art of Cryo is complementing its high performance cryotherapy range with advanced new technology to enhance treatment benefits

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96 Mystery Shopper

The Londoner

Our reviewer travels undercover to check out the spa offering at The Londoner – one of the most high profile openings in the capital in recent times

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100 Sponsored

Premier Software: people, partnerships & progression

Emerging from the pandemic stronger than ever, Premier Software is reaffirming its commitment to staff, clients and the industry. We catch up with CCO Oliver Cahill to find out more

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102 Software

True picture

We look at how spas can effectively guide product development and boost profits using the latest software insights

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108 Sponsored

ISPA: data insight

ISPA supports its members with robust research to help them develop strategic plans and attract their target market

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110 Sustainability

Reduce that laundry mountain

Linen suppliers show how spas can cut costs and improve sustainability

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121 spa-kit.net

Product innovation

New product and service launches and specifier insights

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123 Promotion

Comfort Zone: sun soul

Comfort Zone has reformulated its sunscreens to prevent them damaging the oceans

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128 Spa Business

Directory

Easy-access contacts for your purchasing needs, with more online at www.spabusiness.com

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130 Finishing touch

Gratitude reduces stress

Expressing gratitude can boost team performance in stressful situations, a new US study finds

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SB 2022 issue 2
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Magazine archive
5 Editor's letter

The wellness metaverse

We’re being handed a powerful new tool that will become a channel for creativity and innovation – pioneering wellness operators are already getting to grips with its exciting potential

View in digital edition
View online
12 Spa People

Michael Stusser

The wellness pioneer explains how he created an authentic Japanese bathing experience in the heart of the California hills

View in digital edition
View online
18 Spa People

Scot Toon

The Asia MD of The Pavilions Hotels & Resorts unveils the company's latest island development plans

View in digital edition
View online
23 Spa Business news

Latest from the global spa and wellness industry

Six Senses to manage Vana’s Indian wellness retreat, Wellness drives TRevPAR results thanks to pandemic, Paris hotel unveils luxury NFTs to engage eco-conscious guests - and much more

View in digital edition

28 New opening

Lanserhof Sylt

Lanserhof's new resort opens on the island of Sylt after a €120m investment

View in digital edition
View online
32 Project preview

Off-grid

Svart Six Senses is set to open in Norway in 2024, and redefine the meaning of sustainable wellness tourism and regenerative travel

View in digital edition
View online
36 Sponsored

Myrtha Wellness: watertight expertise

Myrtha has transformed the world of aquatics over the last 60 years. Now it’s bringing its ingenuity-driven expertise to the international wellness industry

View in digital edition
View online
38 News report

Growth & vitality

The new Kepos by GOCO spa has opened at Daios Cove. Jane Kitchen went to Crete to investigate

View in digital edition
View online
45 Menu engineering

At your service

Get inspired by the latest wellness treatments, programmes and services

View in digital edition
View online
50 Sponsored

i-Tech: full body boost

i-Boost stimulates the skin and muscles – offering a tech-based, holistic treatment for total-body wellbeing

View in digital edition
View online
52 Interview

Rainer Usselmann

Tech business Happy Finish is bringing metaverse-based experiences to the wellness sector, working with Wund

View in digital edition
View online
56 Everyone's talking about

Menopause

From taboo to hot topic – how can spas offer treatments and a safe space for women to explore this often challenging phase of life?

View in digital edition
View online
64 Research

Bounceback

PwC says the US spa market was worth US$1bn in 2021 and growing well, according to data from ISPA's latest industry-wide study

View in digital edition
View online
66 First person

An icon reborn

Fairmont unveils the stunning renovation of its iconic Century Plaza hotel in LA, and Rianna Riego checks out the new spa

View in digital edition
View online
72 Q&A

Magdaleena Nikolov

The GM of spa, wellness and retail at Fairmont Century Plaza talks to Jane Kitchen

View in digital edition
View online
74 Sponsored

Lemi: designed for profit

Lemi’s new combined massage and pedicure workstation – Amalfi – offers a multi-functional, space-saving solution

View in digital edition
View online
76 First person

Energy healing

Lindsay Madden-Nadeau discovers powerful energy healing at Mandali's silent retreat in northern Italy

View in digital edition
View online
On the cover: "Taking time for yourself is food for the soul"
84 Founders

The story of Mandali

The founders of Mandali, Wildrik Timmerman and Wouter Tavecchio, welcome visitors with an embracing message

View in digital edition
View online
86 Sponsored

Crown Sports Lockers: Breedon Priory, an alluring destination

A new deluxe spa has placed Breedon Priory in the UK firmly on the leisure destination map

View in digital edition
View online
88 Q&A

Mia Kyricos

The wellness leader talks about the creation of her new trademarked framework for the development and delivery of wellness interventions

View in digital edition
View online
94 Sponsored

Art of Cryo: raising the bar

Art of Cryo is complementing its high performance cryotherapy range with advanced new technology to enhance treatment benefits

View in digital edition
View online
96 Mystery Shopper

The Londoner

Our reviewer travels undercover to check out the spa offering at The Londoner – one of the most high profile openings in the capital in recent times

View in digital edition
View online
100 Sponsored

Premier Software: people, partnerships & progression

Emerging from the pandemic stronger than ever, Premier Software is reaffirming its commitment to staff, clients and the industry. We catch up with CCO Oliver Cahill to find out more

View in digital edition
View online
102 Software

True picture

We look at how spas can effectively guide product development and boost profits using the latest software insights

View in digital edition
View online
108 Sponsored

ISPA: data insight

ISPA supports its members with robust research to help them develop strategic plans and attract their target market

View in digital edition
View online
110 Sustainability

Reduce that laundry mountain

Linen suppliers show how spas can cut costs and improve sustainability

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

Product innovation

New product and service launches and specifier insights

View in digital edition

123 Promotion

Comfort Zone: sun soul

Comfort Zone has reformulated its sunscreens to prevent them damaging the oceans

View in digital edition
View online
128 Spa Business

Directory

Easy-access contacts for your purchasing needs, with more online at www.spabusiness.com

View in digital edition

130 Finishing touch

Gratitude reduces stress

Expressing gratitude can boost team performance in stressful situations, a new US study finds

View in digital edition
View online
LATEST NEWS
‘Gratitude reduces stress’ finds new study
A recent research study has found that gratitude between team members can improve their performance in high-stress situations.
Stephan Wagner announces launch of Saudi Arabian Wellness Association
AlMaarefa University has announced the launch of the Saudi Arabian Wellness Association (SAWA), a new industry body established to promote, educate and develop the wellness sector in Saudi Arabia.
Mandarin Oriental ramps up fitness offering with Intelligent Movement programme
Luxury hotel chain Mandarin Oriental has launched a new brand called Intelligent Movement to deliver fitness and wellbeing interventions to guests. The aim of the programme is to help them overcome the impact of a modern, sedentary lifestyle.
Susie Ellis, Belgin Aksoy and Michael Roizen head up GWS' all-new podcast season
The Global Wellness Summit (GWS) has kicked off the sixth season of its wellness podcast which has recently been renamed Global Wellness Conversations (GWC).
New Deloitte report finds the health and fitness sector contributes up to US$91.22bn a year to global GDP
A new report by Deloitte, outlining the social and economic value of the global health and fitness industry, has been released by The Global Health & Fitness Alliance (GHFA), in collaboration with IHRSA.
Jacqueline Berry steps up to group director of spa and wellbeing at Miraval
Industry veteran Jacqueline Berry has been appointed group director of spa and wellbeing at Miraval. She will oversee the company's Life in Balance spas at Miraval Arizona, Miraval Austin and Miraval Berkshires.
Rosewood set to make Venetian debut following restoration of Hotel Bauer
Rosewood Hotels & Resorts is continuing its strategic global growth plan and will open its first property in Venice, Italy, in 2025.
Tuscan wine country inspires Hotel Le Fontanelle’s new nature-centric wellness sanctuary
A new spa and wellness retreat has launched at The Fontanelle Estate in Tuscany, a countryside property nestled among the rolling hills and vineyards of Italy’s Chianti wine region.
Good Spa Guide Awards name top UK spas following record-breaking voter turnout
The winners of the 13th annual Good Spa Guide Awards were announced last night (20 June) at industry conference Spa Life UK taking place this year in the Cotswolds.
Mandarin Oriental launching first alpine resort in Cortina, Italy, in 2025
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group (MOHG) has signed a long term management agreement with Attestor Limited to rebrand and manage Hotel Cristallo in Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy.
Stefan Szirucsek named chair of Great Spa Towns of Europe
Newly-formed industry body The Great Spa Towns of Europe association has appointed Stefan Szirucsek as its new board chair.
Jennifer Young’s new training helps therapists support menopausal or premenopausal clients
On 24 June 2022, skincare specialist and therapist trainer Jennifer Young will launch a new training course called Hormonal Wellness Touch Therapies.
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FEATURED SUPPLIERS

How can snow therapy enhance fitness and wellness experiences?
Incorporating a SnowRoom into your spa or fitness studio is a tried and tested business decision which will not only provide a wealth of health benefits for guests but also leave them speechless after experiencing an unforgettable wellness experience. [more...]

Biologique Recherche draws on 45 years of expertise to expand solar skincare line
Biologique Recherche was founded by a family of passionate skincare experts. Today, it’s managed by Rupert Schmid and Pierre-Louis Delapalme, while Philippe Allouche, son of founders Yvan and Josette Allouche, leads the research and development team. [more...]
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COMPANY PROFILES
Myrtha Wellness

Myrtha Pools was founded in 1961 in Italy by the engineer Giorgio Colletto and through research and [more...]
+ More profiles  
CATALOGUE GALLERY
+ More catalogues  

VIDEO GALLERY

Art of Cryo cryo chamber manufacturer | test and research center in Cologne
Here you see a tour of the Art of Cryo test and research center in Cologne. Find out more...
+ More videos  

DIRECTORY
+ More directory  
DIARY

 

12-13 Sep 2022

2022 Salt Therapy Association Conference

Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs® Resort, Lake Buena Vista, United States
12-14 Sep 2022

Spa Life Ireland

Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort , Ballymena, Ireland
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