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Biodynamic Agriculture vs. Organic Agriculture

Biodynamic farming is coming fast on the horizon of sustainable and healing agriculture and for good reason. This begs the following questions. What is biodynamic agriculture and what makes “biodynamic” different from “organic”?

As Hungarian skincare company Eminence defines the practice, biodynamic farming is an agricultural method stemming from the philosophy of a balanced, holistic view…

What to Expect During Our Table Thai Yoga Massage

For those of you who love Thai Massage, you are probably wondering about Table Thai Yoga Massage; if you have never experienced a regular Thai Massage, the Table Thai Massage is similar, but with just a few changes. It is a common misconception that the Thai Massage is a “traditional” massage. Thai massage is a combination of yoga stretches and energy meridian work that is great for athletes, but…

CND Vinylux; More than a Trend

Nail trends are always changing, but the one thing that remains constant, is the need for a fresh, new look that is clean and can withstand your day-to-day life! CND is the perfect fit!

CND Vinylux is a nail polish that usually lasts up to seven days, and it is considered a “Gel-like hybrid”, in that it wears a bit longer than regular polish. Although it has been compared to Gel, it's unique…

What is Reiki?

Reiki is a healing technique that involves the passing of energy to activate the body’s own natural healing process; this restores physical and emotional well-being in order to create balance within the body’s system. Reiki is generally performed with a light, non-manipulative touch, while remaining fully clothed. It is a natural, safe, and non-invasive method of healing used to treat the body,…

The Power of InfraRed Sauna

What is infrared sauna and why is it so popular?

Infrared rays are naturally occurring from sunlight and are responsible for the warmth of sunshine. The ray is penetrating yet does not cause the damage that other rays like x-rays and UV rays can cause. We feel them because their wavelength is long and slow. The energy generated from a long, slow light wavelength is warm. The light from the…

All About Lashes

The latest hype in the beauty world these days is lash extensions. You might be wondering “What are eyelash extensions?” or "How does it work?", but Lash extensions are actually much simpler then you’d imagine! Although the process could take up to two hours for the first, full set, the session solely consists of the technician, isolating one of your own eyelashes and attaching an eyelash to the…

What to Expect During Your Massage

Feeling nervous or wondering about what to expect during your first massage? Well, here at Emerald Springs Spa, we can assure you there is nothing to worry about! Massage is a wonderful addition to any wellness program, and all of our Therapists are licensed professionals that are highly trained in a number of techniques to assure that every client has an exceptional experience.

During your…

Why I Chose Emerald Springs Spa!

Ten years ago,  when I graduated from massage school, various options for employment were available to me, but the moment I walked into Emerald Springs Spa, I knew it was the perfect match. I found that the ambiance of the spa is very welcoming and comfortable. A smiling face to greet you at the door along with the quiet and peaceful music immediately puts you at ease. As a new therapist, I knew…

Get Healthier Skin By Drinking Water!

What do acne, rosacea, oily congestion and sensitivities have to do with low water levels in the skin? Is it possible to find relief from these issues, as well as other skin issues by simply drinking water? The answer is yes!

Hydrated skin is a sign of a hydrated body. It is not possible to drink water and have it show up in the skin before showing up in the body. Body economy allows the…

The Life Cycle of A Facial

Celebrity Aesthetician Renee RouleauThere are several advantages to getting a facial including, preventive care, hydration, exfoliation, brightening, and nourishment, all while experiencing a deep relaxation. A commonly asked question is "But how long do they last?"

Immediately…