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Introducing the New Designer Trolley Collection!

Yes, we’ve improved and expanded the collection! The Designer™ Collection now includes three equally functional and stylish models: The CentraSlide™ Designer Trolley, the Multi-Purpose Designer™ Trolley, and the Two-Drawer Designer™ Trolley. This incredible collection of trolleys was designed to provide discrete storage and convenient access for both a hot stone warmer and/or a hot towel [...]

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Reiki/Standard Endplates – What’s Best?

Considering a portable massage table for your spa? Perhaps you are part of a resort and in-room or pool-side treatments have been requested. Perhaps a portable table simply fits your needs. Regardless of why, you’ll need to determine if either Reiki or standard endplates are best for you. So, what’s the difference?

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Team Bonding: An Absolute Necessity

This morning the Earthlite/Living Earth Crafts team made a killer team breakfast. On the menu: quiche, chorizo, eggs, empenadas, potatoes, fresh-baked bread, tomato-basil melts, fruit, and O.J. To say it was decadent would be an understatement. And, you know what, it was just an impromptu potluck.I’m not sharing this just to make your mouths water [...]

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Upholstery Care 101

Most clients will realistically never see the upholstery of your treatment table: it’ll be covered by linens. But you’ll see it. If you are anything like me, drab-looking upholstery is likely to drive you a little batty. Your customers might not be seeing it, but you are and that’s enough. So, how do you keep [...]

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Bring on the Green, Literally!

So, I’m perusing Facebook reviews of spa equipmentthe other day and I come randomly across several comments about common houseplants that help remove pollutants from the air. This, of course, gets me to thinking: we worry so much (and rightfully) about our sustainability practices, but have we considered actually adding a little green to our [...]

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Get Pinspired Today!

Yup, you guessed it: Today, we are going to chat about Pinterest. Now, I’ve covered the power of social media before. If you’re reading this, I’m running on the assumption that you are, at least in part, helping fuel this wave of social networking. Maybe it is helping your bottom line; maybe it isn’t directly [...]

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Liability and Risk

Liability and risk aren’t always things we can avoid outright, but certainly, we can lessen them in our lives and in our business. Any step you take to lessen them is, to my mind, a positive step. So, let’s examine a few things massage therapists, skincare professionals, and spa owners can do to keep their [...]

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The Spa Experience – It isn’t Just for Grown-ups Anymore

I was talking to a colleague a few days back and she mentioned all of the recent press about tween and teen spa treatments. Ever the curious gal, I couldn’t resist doing a little research. I knew that spas were offering treatments to younger guests with steadily increasing frequency, but I wasn’t prepared for the [...]

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Caring for Oneself– A Health and Wellness Must!

We are all part of the health and wellness industry in some way. Whether you are a spa owner, a massage therapist, or a salon receptionist, you areinstrumental in making (orkeeping) people healthy – be it emotionally, spiritually, or physically. And you believe in it, don’t you? You know that you have the ability to [...]

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Social Media: What’s the Big Deal Anyway?

Okay, I’ll admit it: Years ago, I was as reluctant as the next person to sign up for Facebook. At the time, I had (go ahead and gasp) a MySpace page. After mounting pressure, however, I finally caved and signed up. It took me nearly a year to really “get into it” but I eventually [...]

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