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August 2019 Snapshot Survey — Retail

November 6, 2019

The August 2019 Snapshot Survey inquired about retail sales, from both the spa and resource partner perspectives.

August 2020 Snapshot Survey — The Post-Reopening Industry Workforce

December 15, 2020

July’s Snapshot Survey results offered insight into the impact that pandemic-related occupancy restrictions and the continued hesitancy of some guests to return to spas have had on spa revenues. This month’s data highlights the ways in which those factors—and others—have affected staffing throughoutthe industry.

Aura Reading

Being able to visualize the size, color, and vibration of one’s aura energy.


Other Name: Bio-Energetic Transduction-Aided Resonance, Vibro Acounstic Sound Therapy
A vibrational sound therapy experience created with equipment from a company named BETAR.

Back Facial

Back facials are, for the most part, a painless extraction process. The facial typically begins with a gentle steaming to open pores and lift impurities, followed by a deep cleansing and exfoliation.

Balinese Boreh

This Balinese blend of herbs, spices and rice is used topically as a warming, circulatory enhancing, healing mask or poultice.

Balinese Massage

Traditional relaxing massage that uses a combination of stretching, acupressure and Swedish massage techniques.

Bamboo Massage

Other Name(s):
Bamboo Fusion, Tian Di

Definition of Offering:
The use of heated bamboo to roll and knead the body tissue to create a deep sense of relaxation.


A balance bar or rail used during exercise or an aerobic exercise program focused on exercise using a barre.


The Ayurvedic medicated implant treatment known as Basti, involves the introduction of medicinals such as sesame oil, coffee, acidophilus, or a herbal decoction in a liquid medium into the rectum following a water enema. This treatment is useful for cleaning out the length of the colon, hydrating the body and freeing the lower body from stress and stagnation.

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