Category: Spa Articles

Esse wins UK AWARDS!

| March 2, 2021
Esse wins UK AWARDS!

Esse has just been awarded 2 awards by The Beauty Shortlist Awards in the UK. The Beauty Shortlist Awards is 100% independent and known for its transparency in showcasing natural, ethical and sustainable brands. With entries from over 39 countries, the awards are closely followed by consumers and industry experts and provide a level playing […]

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“Influencers” Freeloaders or Hotel Ambassadors?

| February 22, 2021
“Influencers” Freeloaders or Hotel Ambassadors?

By Lanny Grossman President, EM50 Communications “Influencers” have been dictating social trends since the beginning of time; from tribal leaders to royalty and the aristocracy on to celebrities.  It is only in recent years, however, that an “ordinary” person could have such an outsized impact on a business or a brand. Travel marketing historically  – […]

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It’s Never Too Late To Reinvent Your Personal Brand, Here’s How…

| February 4, 2021
It’s Never Too Late To Reinvent Your Personal Brand, Here’s How…

By Lori Milner – Beyond the Dress 7 ways to create the best version of yourself… I have coached and trained hundreds of people on personal branding and the number one question I get asked is: “Is it too late for me to reinvent my brand and change perceptions?” The good news is that it […]

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Are You Proud or Concerned about Your Digital First Impression?

| February 2, 2021
Are You Proud or Concerned about Your Digital First Impression?

By  Colin Shaw: Why Customer Buy Welcome to Why Customers Buy: my weekly LinkedIn Newsletter series that explores how customers make decisions. It reveals ways to unlock what customers really want with new concepts and practical tips that drive value. Subscribe through LinkedIn. Human beings form first impressions very quickly. These first impressions become the […]

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Contactless Experiences: How Hotels Can Continue To Adapt to Modern Times

| February 2, 2021
Contactless Experiences: How Hotels Can Continue To Adapt to Modern Times

By Ruben Mejia Executive Vice President, SportsArt Article featured in Hotel Executive   As individuals around the world gear up to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, many are starting to have their sights set on future travel plans. While the hotel and travel industry will slowly begin to see these plans emerge, travelers will still expect […]

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Kim Williams – Reflection and Perspective Top Trends For 2021

| January 20, 2021
Kim Williams – Reflection and Perspective Top Trends For 2021

True innovation often begins by looking to the past for inspiration. As we stand at the beginning of 2021, it is important to draw inspiration from the lessons that 2020 taught us if we are to purposefully strive for pioneering design in the year ahead. Few people know this as well as Cape Town based […]

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Mental Health As Part of Corporate Wellness Programs

| January 9, 2021
Mental Health As Part of Corporate Wellness Programs

By Judi Hennebry – Corporate Wellness Magazine Today’s corporate wellness programs tend to focus on helping employees improve their health by creating clinical improvement initiatives around certain measures such as blood pressure, Body Mass Index (BMI), cholesterol, glucose, and smoking cessation. Each of these measures, when achieved and maintained can help prevent cancer, heart disease, […]

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13 Business Resolutions to Implement in Your Spa

| January 7, 2021
13 Business Resolutions to Implement in Your Spa

Welcome to 2021!! By the Spa Professionals Guild – Marisa Dimitriadis I am so excited for this year and ready to get going! ARE YOU READY?? Picking up from the last newsletter of 2020, I want to quickly revisit the three paragraphs I wrote about. I would like you to think back to anytime when […]

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How to successfully launch your Pregnancy Spa Treatments

| January 5, 2021
How to successfully launch your Pregnancy Spa Treatments

By Janine Janse van Rensburg – Managing Director, Extracts Collection Pregnancy is a never ending market and besides it being a beautiful experience to share with your clients, it has the potential of contributing a significant portion to your spa revenue.   The successful implementation of Pregnancy treatments within your spa will depend heavily on […]

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Optimism for the future of the wellness industry prevails at GWS

| November 15, 2020
Optimism for the future of the wellness industry prevails at GWS

The idea that the global wellness and spa industry is going to come out of the coronavirus pandemic stronger than ever before was a key take-home message from this year’s Global Wellness Summit (GWS). Article supplied by Spa Business: https://www.spabusiness.com Speaking at the summit on 9-11 November – both at the physical venue in The […]

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Breast Health Awareness Month – An Interview with Nicole Sherwin – Founder, Eco Diva Natural

| October 18, 2020
Breast Health Awareness Month – An Interview with Nicole Sherwin – Founder, Eco Diva Natural

6 Tips for Breast Health Awareness An Interview with Nicole Sherwin. Founder, Eco Diva Natural   What does health mean to you? It may mean different things to different people. For me, and at my beloved Eco Diva Natural, health means happiness. Health means feeling vibrant and self-empowered. Free of aches and pains. Free of […]

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The Gap between Green Say and Green Do.

| October 12, 2020
The Gap between Green Say and Green Do.

Thinking is easier than doing! By Charne le Roux – GreenSpa.Africa  Unfortunately this reluctance to act that, as humans, we so often exhibit, has spilled over into the sustainable choices that we exercise. Most of us express a preference for green products but not enough of our intention translates to action yet. Harvard Business Review […]

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Five things that will Influence the Local Beauty Industry

| October 11, 2020
Five things that will Influence the Local Beauty Industry

Those of us who are old enough to remember will recall the eyebrows that were raised when supermodels Iman and Alek Wek made their debut onto the fashion runway in the mid 80’s to 90’s. Shockingly, the eyebrows in question were raised from every colour of the spectrum.  Question is:  why were these ladies met […]

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Why Is Reality Stranger Than We Think

| August 18, 2020
Why Is Reality Stranger Than We Think

By Deepak Chopra,TM MD and Menas C. Kafatos, PhD As we go about everyday life, we are embedded in a mystery no one has ever solved. The mystery was voiced by one of the most brilliant quantum pioneers, Werner Heisenberg: “Not only is the Universe stranger than we think, it is stranger than we can […]

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