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UK Spa Association

News and views from the UK Spa Association

Closure of the University of Derby's International Spa Management Degree: Why Should You Care?

By Hannah Briggs  There is an undeniable and easily apparent sense of pressure on young people to do well at school. This pressure tends to stem from external sources such as teachers and parents. I know this first hand from my experience during my GCSE’s. I never thrived in traditional subjects like maths and science and didn’t achi
 'This is a bus journey not a taxi ride. No therapist means no spas. No spas mean no spa jobs and nowhere for spa brands to sell their goods. The UKSA is the bus. We have the plans, the means and
 Thank you to our members, for supporting our all new National Spa Week last month. We had some wonderful feedback with lots of lessons learnt and ideas implemented. Thank you for your participat
 Treatwell interviews two leading spas that have significantly grown their business. Interview with Sabrina Zaczyk: Spa Manager of Spa at The Montcalm Hotel Marble Arch &&
by Juliet Wheater Public speaking is often the one thing that really worries people, professionals included. This fear can create an aversion to speaking to a group of people as well as, now quit
by Sean O'Sullivan from The Pool Lift Company We all know that the tranquillity of a spa instantly makes you feel more relaxed and that the health benefits are endless; which is why it is so impo
by Juliet Wheater Sleep deprivation is detrimental to our physical and mental health. When was the last time you had a restful, undisturbed night’s sleep? Although its vital for our health and we
By Dermalogica What makes your skin age faster? It’s not what you think.Story highlights – A chronically unhealthy exposure (environment and lifestyle) can add years of premature aging to your sk
By Jack Tang of Urban  There’s a question we ask ourselves a lot at Urban: as our business of providing wellness treatments at home grows, how does it fit in with the spa industry, a sector