Since antique times water has served as an essential part of religious purifications, healing rituals and beauty treatments. But could water’s importance be just a tradition that we have inherited from our ancestors or does it have real healing effects? And what is water therapy exactly?
It is no secret that almost all Spa centres offer retail products. What is the reason and how do we choose among them? What is the difference between professional and consumer skin care products? These are the kinds of questions I hear daily in my Spa studio.
Information material on the spa displayed in the hotel room is one of the first touchpoints with guests. Here the guests are in their own four walls. Here they feel safe. Here they have time, they find rest and peace. Almost everyone has a look at the provided spa menu but in the end only less than 5 % actually use the services. So, if you want to catch the attention of the guest and make them curious, the spa menu design plays a very important first role: feel, design, texts, pictures…. Read more
When entering a spa, the guest perceives many different impressions – partly consciously but also subconsciously. In a good spa the guest not only receives the mere treatment they booked but rather a whole experience, which includes the spa as a unit. Read more
The concepts of complementary and alternative therapies are often mixed up. Although they cannot be distinguished exactly as several of their parameters overlap, there is one decisive difference between them:
Complementary therapies are used alongside or in addition to conventional medication. Alternative therapies are applied instead of conventional medicine. Read more
Cosmetic treatments are a special trust issue. This concerns consulting and a professional approach as well as the equipment used and cleanliness and hygiene – in other words basically everything in the spa beauty area.
About half of all private European households have a bathtub. It is a symbol of recreation, cleaning and relaxation in your own home. The bathtub is so to speak a symbol of „a little bit of wellness at home, at the weekend or after a hard day at work“.
In spas, too, bathtubs are used for diverse treatments. Read more
There has been a tendency recently – unfortunately – that it is fashionable to be busy, to be always on the (smart) phone and to be in a hurry. This hectic, running lifestyle we have picked up lately does not do our health any good. Quite the opposite!
This time we will deal with yet another elementary room in every spa: the relaxation room. A cozy, quiet refuge where guests can go after a treatment to get the most out of the beneficial effects of their spa treatment.