Ingredient Highlight: Olive Fruit Oil

Organic olive fruit oil, also known as olive oil, comes from an emollient plant. Emollients are the key ingredients in skincare! Its multidimensional effectiveness makes it useful for more than just cooking.                                                                                                                        

Ingredient Highlight: Bilberry Fruit Extract

Bilberry is a fruit that is related to the American blueberries and is commonly found in various climates in damp woodlands. It has many names such as whortleberry, blaeberry, huckleberry, and black-hearts. Bilberry has been used for centuries medicinally and in different dishes. Overall, bilberry comes with many health benefits.

Steering Clear of Conflict and Confrontation in Your Spa

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Working in a spa can be a good way to gain the experience you need before starting a business of your own. Therapist at all levels of experience found comfort in working in a spa long-term. Some may think that there are no ethical challenges when working in a spa environment, but only in a perfect world would that exist. Just like in any other industries, standards widely vary. Clashes over values and viewpoints are common, and the difference in attitude may cause frustration. Here are a few key points that will steer you clear of CONFLICT and CONFRONTATION with your client. These tips should not be regarded as limitations or restrictions, but should be viewed as a goal in which the skin care professional should strive towards. 

Social Media Strategy 101 – Retaining and Attracting New Customers to Your Spa

We can all agree running a social media plan can get overwhelming really quick. There are so many things and places we can post. Where do we start? How many times a week? What do we post? We have a few pointers to get you on track.

  • Bio – write about your business. Add your facebook and website pages.
  • Keep name and address consistent on all bios and profiles across the web
  • High quality photos
  • Keep brand consistent with main images

WHAT TO KEEP IN MIND

Ingredient Highlight: Meadowfoam Seed Oil

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Meadowfoam seed oil is a light, very absorbent, non-greasy oil that is cold pressed from the seeds of Limnanthes alba. Similar to jojoba oil, meadowfoam seed oil resembles human sebum and is slightly waxy.  This oil is stable, sustainable and light. Anyone with mature or dry skin will love this eco-friendly sustainable oil. Meadowfoam seed oil is a great carrier oil that is a remarkable moisturizer and offers tons of beauty benefits!

Ingredient Highlight: Lavender

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Lavender Oil  has been used by ancient cultures all over the world for many many years. Egyptians were known to use it for perfume and mummification. Some cultures bathed in it and others used it for medicinal purposes.

 

Lavender Oil:

Most Important Benefits of lavender:

  • Relieves stress
  • Uplifts mood

Let’s talk Bookkeeping for your spa!

We are almost at the end of the year. How are you keeping your books? I know not a very exciting topic for some but very important.

Keeping up with your expenses is a key to keep your business growing. Keeping an accurate picture of your business will help you with your tax preparation as well as simple duties like ordering product and supplies.  You don’t need to be an accountant to keep your books organized. It just takes a little discipline and some time to set a system down.

Small Products – Big Profits

Christmas is almost here. How about to boosting your sales without investing a lot of money in retail?

A great way to help you in that quest is to purchase trial Size products that are available now to help you to increase your profits.

Here are 3 easy ways to increase your sales using trial size products:

Homecare Kit: The power of the 3 C’s

I know a lot of amazing professionals that are uncomfortable selling home skincare products to their customers because they don’t want it feel pushy.  I totally get it, we are not in the car sales business and most of us don’t like to sell. You need to remember you are the expert and in order for your clients to obtain optimized results, they need a good skin regimen at home to be successful.

Why do I need to use toner?

Every time I introduce a client to a skincare regime, 10 out of 10 clients ask me: why do I need toner? Or “I don’t have time for an extra step”.aesthetician supply professional aha toner

Toners are great for the skin and isn’t just an extra step.  Here are 5 reasons why toner is a must: