Small But Smart

Small But Smart

Small skills and services inside a spa play an important role in terms of its business and reputation, while some spa owners may overlook. By Johnny Chang
Survey Report on China’s Spa Additional Services

Survey Report on China’s Spa Additional Services

This year, a market survey on China’s Spa Additional Services was conducted by SpaChina Magazine, covering a range of 50 hotel spas and day spas in Beijing, Shanghai, Kunming, Chengdu, Chongqing, Changsha, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Dalian and Harbin. By Fifi Kao
Close to Paradise

Close to Paradise

Hawaii is in many ways as close to perfection as it is possible to get on the face of this planet. It is an island chain in the middle of the Pacific with some of the best beaches, the most stunning mountain trails and the most exquisite spas anywhere. SpaChina’s Wellness Editor Gareth Powell takes us for a spin through the islands
Health by Music

Health by Music

Select a piece of music that tallies with the mind, listen to it and let it do the healing. Traditional Chinese medicine has from time immemorial profited from music therapy
Learning and Sharing

Learning and Sharing

Korea’s fashion and beauty trends have had a big impact on China, known as the “Korea Wave”. What are the trends in spas today in Korea and is there an effect on China spas too?
The Fitness-Spa Connection

The Fitness-Spa Connection

A business opportunity you can’t ignore. By Dr. John Brazier
Effectively Incorporating Fitness into Spa

Effectively Incorporating Fitness into Spa

The combination of spa services with fitness activities will hugely benefit the guest, the spa and the fitness center. By Tomoka Nguyen
Creating the Space for Life Transformation

Creating the Space for Life Transformation

Interview with Lahra and Chicco Tatriele, the founders of Fivelements – a wellness destination in Bali, for learning to love and respect life
How to Be Unique in Spa Offerings

How to Be Unique in Spa Offerings

Interview with Ms. Adria W. Lake & Mr. Marc Gerritsen, Managing Director & Creative Director of A.W. LAKE Spa Concepts
Structural Integration

Structural Integration

Interview with Robert Hyrsky, Therapist of Structural Integration
Move in the Right Way

Move in the Right Way

Interview with Ivana Daniell, founder of LIFE in MOVEMENT (LIM)
The True Treasure of TCM

The True Treasure of TCM

Interview with Alex Tan, TCM Doctor
Designing  for Wellness

Designing for Wellness

A good Wellness Spa Resort should be a trusted platform, naturally guiding people to personalize their way back to the healthy lifestyle they are really looking for. By Fifi Kao
Golden Thailand

Golden Thailand

Thailand is not just sunny beaches and bustling Bangkok. There is another side entirely, up in the mountains in the northeast of the country. SpaChina’s Wellness Editor Gareth Powell treks to the towns of Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai and reports back
What is Behavioral Health Science?

What is Behavioral Health Science?

Behavioral Health Sciences, an important health matter for the Spa and Wellness Industry. By Ann Marie French-Cushing
Is Pelvic Balance Important?

Is Pelvic Balance Important?

Chiropractors believe that all disease can be traced back to spinal imbalance, and the pelvis is the foundation of spinal balance. By Dr. John Brazier
Purposeful Profits

Purposeful Profits

We can’t improve what we can’t measure. Identify the cost and do intentional marketing to achieve higher profit margins. By Lisa Starr
The Spa Concept in Smaller Cities

The Spa Concept in Smaller Cities

Development of spa industry in China’s 2nd and 3rd-tier cities features its own unique features. By Liu Tong
Opportunities and Challenges of China’s Hot Spring Industry

Opportunities and Challenges of China’s Hot Spring Industry

Hot spring wellness is on the rise in China. How will China’s hot spring developers and operators respond to it? By Michael Fu
The Rising Wellness Resort Industry

The Rising Wellness Resort Industry

Interview with Clive McNish, General Manger, GOCO Retreat Niutuo, Greater Beijing