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COVID-19 Spa Sanitation & Hygiene Commitment

July 29, 2020
All spas who commit to ISPA’s Sanitation & Hygiene Standards are encourage to display this commitment visual within their spa and/or website. 

COVID-19 Staff Support Checklist

July 29, 2020
This checklist provides additional guidance and support for employees returning to work following COVID-19-related closures. Consider completing the steps below as part of a five to ten-day countdown.

COVID-19 Templates: Returning Staff and Reopening FAQ’s / Staff Talking Points

July 29, 2020
The customizable Returning Staff FAQ template provides space to document and respond to important questions spa staff may have as they return to work (suggestions included), with space to add and amend questions and answers as necessary. Additionally, the customizable talking points template provides space to supply staff with unified responses to possible guest questions and concerns (suggestions included), with space to add and amend questions and answers as necessary.

COVID-19: Spa Sanitation & Hygiene Standards

July 29, 2020
This document will serve as an overview for the necessary sanitation and hygiene standards that will need to be considered prior to reopening.  As with all of these documents, the standards may be updated over time as circumstances change.

Craniosacral Therapy

Craniosacral Therapy (CST) involves light holding of the cranium and sacrum. Small movements are made during the therapy to manipulate the joints of the skull. It is believed that the tiny manipulations of CST influence the pressure and circulatory rhythm of cerebrospinal fluid, the fluid that surrounds and cushions the brain and spinal cord.

Creating a Joy-filled Team through Positivity

March 7, 2018

Have you ever been part of a highly motivated, joy-filled team?

If you have, chances are that most days you were excited to come to work because you had fun collaborating and you felt like you mattered.  Your focus and enthusiasm then helped you do some of your best work with your colleagues.

Creative Therapy (Creative Movement)

A form of therapy that uses kinesthetic, rational, musical, and emotional functions to work out the mind and body through expressive movement.

Creative Visualization

Learn about a technique and enjoy a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere where you are taken on a journey to visualize yourself in a new, more positive light.


A therapy using a “wand” of frozen products which produce a vasoconstricting effect on skin tissue and muscle mass thereby creating a “lifting” of the areas to be treated.

Cross Training

A fitness regimen alternating between aerobic, flexibility, and strength exercises (one type of exercise per day) for 30 minutes.

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