A Spectrum of Energy

Energy therapies might lend a new dimension to your treatment menu.

Life force transferred from the hands of the practitioner into the body of the client? Enveloping someone in the color orange to treat irritable bowel syndrome? Fingers tapping on collarbones to liberate emotional trauma? Marching in place and swinging arms to regulate hormones? These might not sound like staples on your treatment menu, but spas around the world are incorporating energy therapies such as these into their offerings, all under their "total wellness" umbrella.

Energy therapies, mostly rooted in traditional medicine as practiced in ancient times around the world, can be a first, or last, stop on a client's journey of transformation. These therapies can put a signature stamp on your spa, and perhaps even provide a chance for you to bring in a local practitioner who's doing exciting work.

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