Category: Spa Articles

Eight Wellness Trends for 2017

Eight Wellness Trends for 2017

| December 15, 2016 | Comments (0)

The Global Wellness Summit (GWS) has released its eight trends to look out for in 2017 in spa and wellness, identifying saunas, architecture, art, beauty, mental wellness, wellness for cancer, inequality and – whisper it – silence as influential themes in 2017.   This year’s report stretches to 50 pages and marks the 14th edition […]

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Our Relationship with Disruption

Our Relationship with Disruption

| August 24, 2016 | Comments (0)

By Rich Simmonds [ speaker . consultant . author . father ] Some of you may have heard this statement before ‘Life is Relationship’ and the more we understand this, the better we can potentially live our lives. The initial idea that we are social beings created for community living suggests that we are meant […]

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Spa Design -  The Art of Looking Sideways

Spa Design – The Art of Looking Sideways

| August 11, 2016 | Comments (0)

By Corli Schoeman – Niche Spa Consulting – as featured in Les Nouvelles Esthetiques Spa Magazine – Issue 70.  To subscribe: www.lesnouvelles.co.za   “Spa design is about creating a sense of place, one that can be otherworldly but also rooted in the location, the culture and customs.” – Michael Bender If you want to see […]

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Sexy, Silly, Serious …  What's Your Brand's Personality?

Sexy, Silly, Serious … What’s Your Brand’s Personality?

| August 10, 2016 | Comments (0)

By Duncan Pape – By the Design – as featured in Les Nouvelles Esthetiques Spa Magazine – Issue 70.  To subscribe: www.lesnouvelles.co.za This is by far one of the most important aspects when establishing your brand identity. Brands need to have a personality to enable your business to connect to your clients, or your clients […]

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Global Wellness Day on 11 June 2016

Global Wellness Day on 11 June 2016

| June 3, 2016 | Comments (0)

The South African Spa Association joins 74 Countries and 6000 spa properties celebrating Global Wellness Day on 11 June 2016 This year’s theme is “Wellness for Everyone!’’   The South African Spa Association “Says Yes” to Global Wellness Day, a one-day event / awareness campaign celebrating health and wellbeing, taking place this June 11th. Have […]

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Behavioural Economics: Clearing the Cupboard.

Behavioural Economics: Clearing the Cupboard.

| April 8, 2016 | Comments (0)

By Erik Vermeulen I heard my wife complain last week that she’d run out of cupboard space and that we need to buy a bigger house with a bigger walk-in cupboard. 1st World problems – I know. I suggested that we take some time over the Easter Weekend to do an autumn cupboard clean-out, so […]

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Your Ultimate Guide  To Ageless Makeup

Your Ultimate Guide To Ageless Makeup

| March 10, 2016 | Comments (0)

Women spend thousands on skincare hoping for results that usually takes a long take time to show. But the right makeup tricks can often have the same dramatic results that a procedure by a aesthetic doctor or plastic surgeon can yield.

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Glucose Damage

Glucose Damage

| February 29, 2016 | Comments (0)

But why would simply attaching glucose to proteins at places it doesn’t belong lead to the sort of deterioration, we call ageing?

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Ageing Gracefully - The Ayurvedic Way

Ageing Gracefully – The Ayurvedic Way

| February 25, 2016 | Comments (0)

“Ageing Well” is about taking care of my body, so that I can enjoy the next 40 years or so of my life with energy, low stress, vitality, emotional balance, flexible joints, strong muscles and organs that do their job and don’t get sick. I feel so much happier with who I am today than I did 5 years ago, by incorporating healthy lifestyle choices like, daily exercise, yoga, enough sleep, plenty of water, whole foods, daily meditation, seasonal detoxes and supplements.

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Spafinder Wellness 365 Announces 2016 Global Spa & Wellness Trends Forecast

Spafinder Wellness 365 Announces 2016 Global Spa & Wellness Trends Forecast

| January 14, 2016 | Comments (0)

The definitive guide to the top ten trends poised to shape the wellness, hospitality, travel and spa industries and chart new territory in wellness for consumers in the new year. The 2016 Forecast is unique for taking a detailed look at not just what, but why, where, and how, new directions in wellness will evolve in the year ahead.

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