In advance of the Global Wellness Summit, we’re highlighting five traditions that are just a taste of countless Alpine cures and centuries-old therapies.
One of the biggest fears for spa goers, both first-timers and more seasoned enthusiasts, is the issue of nudity.
In light of Mother’s Day, we thought it the perfect time to spotlight couple’s massage. Spas are boosting their efforts when it comes to catering to duos, and the couple’s massage, which allows two people to enjoy massage in the same room side-by-side as one therapist works on each person, continues to top the list […]
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There are numerous styles of yoga to suit your needs and your goals. In this “Workout 101”, we’ll get you started thinking about the kind of practice that fits your personality. Of course, experimenting with different classes and instructors is the best way to feel it out – you may be surprised to find out what works for you.
It’s National Massage Therapy Awareness Week (Oct. 24-30, 2010), and spas throughout the country are celebrating. According to a recent consumer survey by the American Massage Therapy Association®, massage therapy is on the rise as a method of improving personal health. Whether you’re new to massage therapy, or have been a massage junkie for years, […]
Not everyone is spa-savvy but you certainly don’t have to be a spa aficionado to know about SpaFinder Deal Days, The Wellness Week ($50 prices or 50% off spa treatments and wellness services, 9/20 – 2/26). But spa insiders do know everything there is to know about spas. We know to turn off our cell phone before going in to a treatment room. We know to arrive around 20 minutes early. We know to book a body treatment before a facial. We know we can keep our clothes or underwear on if we want to!
For spa lovers, nothing beats a spa day (or a getaway), but sometimes ‘letting yourself go’ may seem like a splurge. We say spa is part of personal maintenance, overall wellness, and mental health. So, here are a few tips to keep in mind so you can spa on a budget.
If you’ve ever felt even mildly embarrassed with your butt in the air as you move into downward facing dog, then this new trend in yoga practice is probably not for you. However, if you’re a yoga-pro and don’t have a shy bone in your flexible body, then perhaps we can interest you in yoga’s new trend: nudity.