Critical Things to Know Before Signing a Lease for Your Spa

The vast majority of retail leases in America are Triple Net (NNN), including those for spas and salons.  This means the landlord is absolved of most risk.  Even the costs of structural maintenance and repairs are paid by the tenant – in addition to rent, property taxes, and insurance premiums.   From a business standpoint, … Read more

The Cold Hard Truth About Fat Freezing

Cryolipolysis or Cyro Lipo is a procedure that involves the non-invasive cooling of body fat to break down fat cells, resulting in a reduction of body fat. Unlike other cells, fat cells are particularly susceptible to cold.  While the fat cells freeze, the skin and other structures are spared from injury, and patients observe a … Read more

Insurance: Comparing a Claims-Made vs. Occurrence Policy. What’s Best for Your Business?

For small business owners, it’s important to understand the difference between occurrence vs. claims-made insurance before you purchase a policy.  So, we’ve prepared a brief Q&A to ensure you are educated and informed. How do the two policies differ?With an occurrence-based policy, you’ll be protected as long as the loss happened while your policy was … Read more

Need a Medical Director for Your Spa?  We Can Help.

If you practice Medical Aesthetics in the United States, you may need to employ a qualified medical professional – often a physician – to oversee your operations. This person is typically known as a medical director, and they are responsible for creating and maintaining a safe, compliant environment in your medspa. They accomplish this by … Read more

Simple Ways to Get Great Google Reviews for Your Business

Reviews and testimonials are a key aspect of any business because customers want to know that when they do business with you, their money is going to be well spent.  One of the top places people look for reviews is on Google, so it’s crucial for you to have as many positive reviews as you … Read more

IV Hydration Therapy Explained

IV hydration therapy is rising in popularity as people realize the importance of staying hydrated.  Additionally, it can be used to cure a hangover, treat migraines, help athletes recover, relieve stress, or re-hydrate after an illness, a long flight, or a day in the hot sun. The treatment involves delivering fluids directly into a person’s … Read more

Hyaluron Pen 101

Skincare technologies come and go, but something that appears to be staying – and in high demand – is the Hyaluron Pen. Using pressure technology, the Hyaluron Pen deposits Hyaluronic Acid solution into the epidermal and upper dermal layers of the skin without needles to reduce the signs of aging.  While the technology is nothing new … Read more

Types Of Lasers Used In Cosmetic Treatments

Invented by scientist Theodore Maiman in the early 1960s, lasers (“Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation”) emit light via optical amplification. This technology has become prevalent throughout society over the last six decades and is now used extensively in several industries, including the beauty industry. Not all lasers are alike, however. Here are some common lasers used in cosmetic … Read more