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Career Advancing Scholarships Available

Education advances our industry, and PBA is dedicated to continually offering beauty professionals opportunities to grow their careers through education. We encourage all future and current beauty professionals to apply for all educational opportunities available!...

The 2018 Lipgloss +Aftershave Favs Awards: WINNERS

The 2018 Lipgloss +Aftershave Favs Awards We rounded up our favs from 2018…there are so many AMAZING brands out there, we couldn’t possibly pick the winners by ourselves.  We asked our readers to help us pick the Lipgloss + Aftershave 2018 FAVS winners! From...

Spa adds fat-freezing service in New Hampshire

MEREDITH, New Hampshire, October 16, 2018 — So you’ve worked hard to lose weight, and you’re liking the way you look now. That is, except for that one spot. Staci McCarthy and Darlaine Laviolette, owners of LIFE Medi-Spa in Meredith call that “stubborn fat,” a pocket...

Starting A Luxury Spa Franchise

The constantly evolving wellness industry has caused the spa segment to boom rapidly, offering numerous opportunities to investors and customers both. While establishing a successful luxury spa franchise could be challenging, experts believe that its one segment which...

World Mental Health Day

It’s important to take care of yourself inside and out.  October 10th each year is recognized and World Mental Health Day. World Mental Health Day is a day for global mental health education, awareness, and advocacy against social stigma. It was first celebrated...

THE ANCIENT HISTORY OF COLOR LIGHT THERAPY

Chromotherapy is the practice of using colors, typically applied in the form of colored light, to achieve wellness. Each color is associated with different benefits and bodily responses, from emotional to physical health. This practice can be found in many modern spas...

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. Here are just a few of the ways you can help women in need: Download a free Know the Symptoms Guide Share the story of how you or a loved one have been affected...

Spa Management: Reconsidering Compensation

Does your spa’s compensation plan need a remodel? Know your options before you decide. We all appreciate the technological advances that help us to market and operate spa businesses more efficiently. But when it comes to providing a true spa experience, not even the...