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UK Spa Association

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LOOK BACK INTO OUR DNA TO SHAPE THE FUTURE OF SKINCAREorTHE BUILDING BLOCKS OF LIFE  DNA Profiling identified I had a missing ‘marker’; CYP1A2 - the one responsible for producing collagen…… argggghh!!Not only was I missing that ‘strand’ but I also learnt that TERT (one of five telomere markers) showed a shorter arm length than someone else of
Practical Solutions for A Brave New World of WorkingI have been in the spa industry for over 22 years, and it seems a lifetime ago when I walked through the doors of Plymouth College to train and beco
Combining Treatments for your clients is a benefit to the spa and also the clients’ relaxation is essential in everyday life whether it is a relaxing 30 minutes with a book or catching time to spend o
 Hen parties visiting spas is nothing new, but in recent years, there’s been a real trend towards the sophisticated hen party - which can translate into huge gains for spa businesses if they cate
Lifehouse Spa & Hotel is proud to announce it has collaborated with the Alzheimer’s Society to offer Dementia Friend Information Sessions to the entire Lifehouse staff so that they are able to pro
  The Natural Beauty & Spa Show is back with another helping of the best natural and organic beauty innovations the industry has to offer.  Featuring over 250 personal care and cosm
You are a spa manager.You juggle the daily responsibilites of managing a booking system, therapist rotas, spa set up, financial reporting and administration, marketing and sales strategies, training a
A good facial massage can allow your face to breathe and restore the sparkle and colour.  We do tend to overlook the face when talking about massage.  Facial massaging will boost blood circu
SOFRI Energy Cosmetics is a perfect combination of cosmeceutical products with a holistic concept of Colour Energy.SOFRI has discovered the beautifying, energising effects of colours on body, mind and