Dagdagay (Kol-Kolis)

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A form of traditional hilot massage using two bamboo or rattan sticks as finger substitutes for stimulate the pressure points in the soles and feet of clients.

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Dance Therapy

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Combining self-knowledge and personal analysis with studies in psychotherapy, dance has been rediscovered as a healing art.

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ISPA members were given a list of marketing channels and asked to specify whether they increased, decreased or made no change to each channel from 2014 to 2015.

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All respondents were asked to name some of their favorites for 2016. The most commonly listed favorite books of 2016 included Start with Why by Simon Sinek, Daring Greatly by Brenè Brown.

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Deep tissue massage therapy is similar to Swedish massage, but the deeper pressure is beneficial in releasing chronic muscle tension. The focus is on the deepest layers of muscle tone, tendons and fascia.

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Delivering a Wow Experience - How to Create Exceptional Service Habits 

By Dr. Bryan Williams

 

It all begins with a thought. Thoughts turn into words, words turn into behaviors, and behaviors turn into habits. In fact, anything we consistently do will become a habit. Napoleon Hill wrote: “Thoughts are things, and powerful things at that.” It generally takes anywhere between three to four weeks of daily repetition to form a habit, but once it’s formed, it is very difficult to not do it. The mind doesn’t know if it’s a good or bad habit. Your mind just accepts whatever you feed it, and the habits ensue. To deliver a consistently exceptional service experience, there must be habits that are hardwired throughout your entire team.

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Depilatory Waxing

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A preparation in the form of a liquid or cream that is used to remove unwanted hair from the body. See waxing.

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Dermatology

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The branch of science dealing with skin and its diseases.

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A Chinese system of prescribed physical exercises or movements performed in a medtiative state.

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Visual merchandising is the deliberate design, layout and presentation of a retail space, as well as the products and services sold in that pace. The basics of visual merchandising are simple common sense and can be learned by anyone.

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Dry Brushing

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The process of brushing skin with a natural brush to stimulate lymphatic flow, improve circulation, and exfoliate skin.

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Dulse Scrub

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A vigorous scrubbing of the entire body with a mixture of powdered dulse seaweed and oil or water to remove dead skin and provide a mineral and vitamin treatment to the skin.

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Dyad

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Counseling sessions with two people as between a mentor and a student, or between a therapist and a patient.

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