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Thanks for making the 2011 ISPA Conference & Expo the "must attend" spa industry event! Check back in February for information on the 2012 ISPA Conference & Expo which will be held October 15-17, 2012 at the Gaylord Palms in sunny Kissimmee, FL. For information on participating in the 2012 Relaxation Area, please contact Courtney Hacker at courtney.hacker@ispastaff.com.  

2011 Relaxation Area Information

The Relaxation Area provides Conference attendees with just that, a place to relax, unwind and enjoy treatments provided by the sponsors below.

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2011 Relaxation Area Hours:
Monday, Nov. 7:  10:30 am - 7 pm
Tuesday, Nov. 8:  8 - 10 am and 11:30 am - 5 pm
Wednesday, Nov. 9:  10:30 am - 7 pm

Location:  Breakers A - F and Lagoon G - L, Level 2 - South Convention Center
The Expo is located on Level 2 in Shorelines A.

2011 Relaxation Area Sponsors

Interested in becoming a Relaxation Area sponsor? Contact Courtney Hacker with questions or to reserve your spot. Hurry! There's only one spot left!


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Breakers D

Aromatherapy Associates offers a range of professional and retail specialized aromatherapy spa products and treatments exclusively available in luxury hotels and spas worldwide.

Our collective wisdom spans more than 30 years and we use this knowledge to create and deliver therapist-inspired aromatherapy experiences that are as effective as they are luxurious, whilst demonstrating our commitment to developing products made from ethically sourced natural ingredients.

We started our business with the aim of bringing the benefits of essential oils to as many people as possible. To this day we continue to use our extensive knowledge and experience to develop skin, bath and body care that transforms a daily routine into something luxurious and deeply beneficial.

At the ISPA Relaxation Area we are offering you a treatment of your choice:

Our Ultimate Aromatherapy Experience is a truly balancing treatment, using our signature oils formulated with natural plant and flower oils in a specialized full body massage with techniques drawn from traditions of both East and West. Targeted and precise use of pressures stimulates the nervous system affecting all the systems and organs of the body, with proven results for body, mind and spirit.


Our Ultimate Aromatherapy Associates Facial is a bespoke facial, designed to suit your individual skin needs drawing upon our full range of skincare products. A combination of the finest pure essential oils and plant extracts are applied with specifically designed massage techniques, to restore and recondition the skin, leaving the complexion smooth and luminous.

Please book your appointment by contacting mchimenti@aromatherapyassociates.com or stopping by our Relaxation Area. To learn more about us, visit us in booth #221.




Breakers C

Grounded in Ayurvedic healing traditions, Aveda professional spa products and services combine innovations in science with holistic rituals of renewal to treat the skin, body and mind. As a result, our professional services become catalysts for rejuvenation. Every experience merges aroma, touch and breath to stimulate the parasympathetic nervous system—helping the body restore itself naturally from the inside out.

Embark on your own journey of renewal in Aveda’s Relaxation Room:

  • Relax during a customized, stress-relieving ritual, featuring our new Stress-Fix products*
  • Renew your sense of well-being with a 45-minute wellness session—a holistic series of guided meditation, mindful movement exercises and breathing techniques*
  • Find balance with a Chakra Sensory Journey and product samples featuring your selected aroma
  • Discover your ideal Aveda skin care regimen with an Elemental Nature skin care consultation, and take home a sample from your skin-renewing system

*Appointments required.

To schedule your appointment, visit us in the ISPA Relaxation Area: Breakers C or e-mail sbawiec@aveda.com.



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Breakers E

Enjoy a Clarins TriActive Facial!

For more than 50 years, Clarins’ reputation for product excellence has spoken with authoritative impact to the world’s most discriminating clientele—an influence that has touched millions of loyal customers across 150 nations since the first Clarins Institute de Beauté opened its doors in Paris in 1954.

Today, Clarins is Europe’s number one luxury skin care company—a family-owned business committed to offering women and men the finest plant-derived products and wellness services for face, body, hands and feet.

Now your spa can leverage the equity inherent in the Clarins name—the global beauty authority sophisticated customers rely on and trust for innovation, inspiration and cutting-edge results.

The Clarins Touch

The power of seven new CLARINSPRO TriActive Facial Supplements—combined with 100% manual massage methods—deepens relaxation, inspires well-being and coaxes skin into great condition.

Formulated to soothe, hydrate, age-fight, de-stress, brighten, purify or enhance radiance—these exclusive facial supplements infuse skin with health and radiance so it glows.

The results are blissful sensory experiences that deliver serious benefits—enhancing beauty, brightening moods and leaving every inch of skin exquisitely cared for. Each CLARINSPRO formula is complemented by a retail equivalent, enabling clients to extend the benefits of their spa treatments at home.

Be Our Guest

Enjoy a customized TriActive Facial, hand, foot and scalp massage—performed by a skilled Clarins Aesthetician within our private Relaxation Area. Sixty-minutes of luxury your skin will love!

To book an appointment, contact:
Adeline Coppens -
adelinec@clarinsusa.com or 1.212.980.1800 ext. 3005



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Lagoon I

What we create inside, we see outside

Join us for our unique tranquility welcome ritual - the soul-soothing experience of the comfort touch massage and exquisite skin care results that change the skin from the inside out - this is [ comfort zone ].

Please be our guest to experience [ comfort zone ] as it can only be explained, through touch. Book one of our three facials by visiting us at ISPA Booth #226 or Relaxation Area Lagoon I.

Lay down, close your eyes and explore one of our three facials:

  • [ sacred nature ] - organic anti-aging nourishing facial formulated according to ecocert guidelines, this exceptional 100% natural treatment deeply nourishes the skin while providing clinically proven anti-oxidant protection, thanks to organic buriti oil, butterfly bush extract, and jojoba oil, ideal for even the most sensitive skin
  • [ hydramemory ] - moisture-replenishing facial supreme hydration and silky skin guaranteed with the remarkable effects of trehalose, baobab extract and hyaluronic acid, in synergy to restore skin stressed by travel, fatigue, and environmental exposure
  • [ glorious skin ] - revitalizing lifting facial your most youthful glow is revealed with this ultimate experience, beginning with renewing fruit acids and vitamin C, and culminating with a cooling, ultra-firming mask rich in peptides and botanical extracts...radiance revealed!

We hope you will join us for an hour or more, schedule your treatment by e-mail at experience@comfortzone.it before October 24 and receive a complimentary gift with your treatment.



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Breakers A

Glycolic Acid Resurfacer with Plant Stem Cells

Our Glycolic Resurfacer is formulated with Lilac Plant Stem Cells to create a sensation friendly exfoliating treatment.  This facial will leave you looking refreshed, renewed and glowing.  It's the perfect treatment before a special event to ensure flawless, radiant skin.

Lilac Plant Stem Cells provide anti-inflammatory benefits, antioxidant protection and hydration.  Glycolic increases cellular turnover, hydrates, evens skin tone and texture and reduces fine lines and wrinkles.

The unique combination of these powerful ingredients create a cutting-edge, professional treatment for age-management concerns. 

To reserve your appointment, contact Amy at amy@dermaquestinc.com or 408-833-9203.  Be sure to stop by Breakers A to receive your product sample!



Germaine de Capuccini S.A.

Lagoon L

Visit the spa world of Germaine de Capuccini: a place to discover the most incredible and unprecedented sensations, where mind, body and spirit enjoy unforgettably pleasurable experiences and results-oriented treatments.

Germaine de Capuccini's extensive line is created in one of Europe's most state-of-the-art facilities located near the Mediterranean coast of Spain, where each product is crafted exclusively with carefully selected plant and marine ingredients. Its formulas are inspired by the natural cosmetics used in ancient cultures, modernized through nano-technology and focused on one clear goal: achieving balance between beauty and well-being.

The sublime treatments offered this year at our Relaxation Room, based on the cosmetic benefits of precious stones such as diamonds, sapphires and rubies, will become essential to your spa menu in 2012. Come and see the choices to upgrade your services with these luxurious anti-aging and anti-stress treatments.

Limited spaces are available and reservations are required. To book yours, please e-mail us at: relaxatispa@germainesouth.com



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Breakers B

Renowned for innovative skin care, Laboratoire Dr Renaud has been a leader in cosmetology for more than 60 years. Our highly-experienced Research and Development Team has unwavering passion and is committed to offering you scientifically-sound and result-oriented products designed to treat major skin concerns. In December 2009, Valeant Pharmaceuticals purchased Laboratoire Dr Renaud to establish this enterprise as its center of excellence for cosmetology in North America. Since then, we are increasing our presence throughout the United States and becoming a leader in the American spa industry. The invitation we received as exclusive skin care supplier at the 2011 TMG Oscar Suite is proof of our reputation. Come and discover the industry’s best kept secret!

X-Press Facial Treatments

Maximum results in minimum time

Do you feel like taking a break from the daily pressure or need a boost of energy before an evening out? It’s now possible thanks to our new Professional Express Facials.

There are five Professional Express Facials designed to transform, brighten and re-energize the skin in record time - only 30 minutes! According to their skin type, your clients will be able to enjoy a Beauty Flash Hydrating Soothing Facial, a Beauty Flash Antipollution Oxygenating Facial or a Beauty Flash Youth Enhancing Facial. Also, Laboratoire Dr Renaud developed the Just for Men Express Facial! Lastly, the BEAUTY FLASH Beautifying Eye Care Facial is intended for all, men and women, wishing to quickly enhance and brighten their eye contour area.

Treatment time: 30 minutes



Sanitas Skincare

Breakers F

Healthy Skin: Realized.

With a focus on skin health, Sanitas Skincare products feature active, biogenic and concentrated ingredients that are always paraben and preservative free. These formulations stimulate and nourish skin tissue. The result is healthy skin.

At your service

Enjoy a Sanitas customized facial experience performed by one of our highly trained estheticians in our private relaxation area. Let us customize a Sanitas signature treatment tailored to address your individual skin needs.  This personalized facial features Sanitas' cutting-edge formulations and techniques designed to support the cellular processes of the skin and will leave your complexion visibly hydrated, rejuvenated and glowing. Realize your skin's potential in this luxurious, sixty-minute Sanitas Experience.

Limited spaces are available and reservations are required. To book your appointment and receive your complimentary gift, please e-mail us at: information@sanitas-skincare.com or visit us at booths 545, 547 and 549.




Skin Authority

Lagoon J

Skin Authority introduces the Sensitive Skin Series incorporating products and treatments to produce visible results, gently. Experience our amazing Sensitive Skin Treatment while you learn why top spas, resorts, and media experts are embracing Skin Authority as a truly authentic and exclusive brand for the spa channel. Limited appointments available. Call 1-866-325-SKIN x110 or e-mail at events@skinauthority.com.



Sothys USA Inc.

Lagoon K

Beauty through scientific research has long been Sothys' method and approach to luxury skin care. Again, our advanced research team has created a professional-only level of skin care that others will follow. Sothys' study of genomics has resulted in the newest patented actives that get to the cellular level and work on genomes to stimulate their functions, resulting in younger, healthier skin. Partnered with our current cosmeceutical grade actives we have set the bar for excellent results-oriented skin care. Where luxury and science meet, you will find Sothys!

Please join us in our Relaxation Room to experience the most cutting edge advances in the industry via Sothys Intensive Treatments.

To see the results yourself; RSVP now, space is filling up quickly!! lheinemann@sothys-usa.com

CH Ultimate Anti-Age Facial:  This customized facial packs a powerful punch of peptides, antioxidants, firming collagen and hyaluronic filling agents. A mineral micro-dermabrasion of volcanic rock and salicylic acid will prepare the skin to receive the injection-like effects of our wrinkle filling serums. Continue with a facial massage with our patented elasticity revealer followed by a collagen lifting mask to plump and repair the skin.

Hydradvance: Indulge your skin in this exceptional facial treatment for immediate skin hydration and impressive long-lasting results. A soft creamy tapioca exfoliating scrub removes impurities and restores suppleness. A comforting mask with hyaluronic nectar is then applied followed by a unique pressure point massage providing ultimate relaxation. 

Resurfacing Brightening Treatment: Detoxify, oxygenate and resurface the skin for immediate, visible results. A manual micro-dermabrasion with semi-precious ruby & sapphire crystals is followed by a renewing glycolic/salicylic peel. A super stabilized Vitamin C ampoule, relaxing facial massage and oxygenating mask reveal a radiant, clear complexion.

Just for HIM:  An aromatic blend of essential oils and malt extract of Scottish Whisky is combined with a series of relaxing massages to ensure a deep sense of well-being and relaxation. The scent of black pepper and frankincense complements a bright, clean, soft and refreshed face.

Customized Sensorial Body Escapes: Experience serenity, wellness and harmony for the body and mind via a multi-sensorial journey. Sothys unveils a new and uniquely relaxing massage using luxurious creams, oils or melting buttery wax with deliciously delicate scents that envelop the skin to unveil beautiful, healthy looking skin.



Universal Companies

Lagoon H

Experience the excitement of modern innovation with Universal Companies. After the spotlight of your red carpet moment at booth #605 on the show floor, embrace your inner celebrity and make your way to our lux spa lounge at the Lagoon H Relaxation Space, where you will receive the VIP treatment during your choice of revolutionary 30-minute spa experiences. Be sure to make an appearance at our beauty bar where we will blend a custom concoction for a self-spa indulgence after the camera flashes fade....


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