A BIG Hello from Sales/Marketing!

Hi!  I am excited to write my first blog for Spa Revolutions.  If we haven’t had the pleasure of corresponding with each other, I am the person behind our Facebook posts and have been with the company for almost four years now.  I feel like I know so

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Rethinking the Spa Menu

Did you know that 47% of spa goers today are male, according to ISPA (International Spa Association) surveys? Guys today have recognized that they no longer need to sneak secretly through the back door of the spa, in order to take good care of themselves. So

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Facial Massage or Plastic Surgery?

Did you know that there are approximately 50 facial muscles? Why is it, I wonder, that we don’t focus more on exercising those muscles, much as we would for the rest of our body? And, why do we, as massage therapists, tend to focus more on

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Being Green

Exactly what does “being green” mean? It is so much more than just a catch phrase and simply jumping on the bandwagon in order to persuade consumer opinion. It is a commitment—a long term commitment of reducing our impact on the environment. As a consumer, it

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What goes into a massage oil for heated massage?

Did you know that some carrier oils are more suitable for use during a heated massage? Some of these oils, such as Avocado, Grape Leaf and Safflower have a high thermal tolerance. These oils, which also just happen to be some of the carrier oils used

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Feu de Joie (Fire of Joy)

In years gone by, the French custom was to burn bonfires for victories and celebrations, thus “feu de joie” or “fire of joy.”  Possibly, this contributed to the birth of fireworks on New Year’s Eve—a celebration of a beginning and also of an ending. The beginning

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Happy Holidays!

FINALLY! There seems to be a trend occurring that I can participate in fully! It seems the trend this holiday season is: No More Stuff! I have been of this mind set for many years now, and while I don’t typically make my own decisions based

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Am I Strong Enough?

Recently, I attended the ISPA conference at Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas. I enjoy this conference very much, as I am able to see and chat with friends/business associates in the industry that I don’t have the opportunity to see on a regular basis. I

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Time to Pause…

I am not of the Jewish faith—however I read an article recently, written by a Jewish woman, that spoke to me. This particular lady wrote about what she and her family decided to do, and called it–“Technology Shabbat.” Shabbat is the Hebrew name for Sabbath and

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If I Could Turn Back Time…

IF I COULD TURN BACK TIME-IF I COULD FIND A WAY—-I would guess that you are now completing the lines from this classic Cher tune, right? For so many of us, the focus of the fight against aging is our face and neck. But, did you

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