Your spa environment speaks volumes about what people can expect during their services. Dim the lights and turn on slow, ambient music to create an oasis your clients will never want to leave.
Invest in a Relaxing Setting
When clients arrive at your spa for a skin or body treatment, they expect to be transported into a place of peace—mentally and physically. Set the tone allowing them to de-stress in an atmosphere that appeals to their senses. Your day spa’s lighting, room colors, music, and scent all contribute to a tranquil ambiance. Whether you’ve opened a shop or you’re renting space in a salon that’s already established, here are some esthetician spa room ideas to make sure your clients get the ultimate day of pampering that helps you earn their loyalty for life.
People come to the salon and spa to escape the loud, constant chaos of the outside world. Soft, ambient sounds help them relax. Music is a powerful component within your spa—the brain releases various chemical reactions that contribute to relaxation at the sound of slow, rhythmic music. It’s even been proven to reduce stress-related hormones, such as cortisol. Because of this, soft, slow music is a therapeutic enhancement to your clients’ experience.
Spa room color is another key factor in setting the right tone for clients. Choosing the appropriate color scheme plays a crucial role in their moods. For example, blue reduces anxiety and slows the heart rate, while green symbolizes nature and helps people feel harmonious and refreshed. However, if you prefer to keep things simple, you can’t go wrong with white, which denotes clarity and freshness.
Certain scents help you unwind and feel comfortable. Hints of lavender, rosemary, or vanilla offer an indulgent touch to the client’s visit. These delightful scents are vital to any aromatherapy routine, as they help release tension and alleviate stress. Whether you cultivate these smells by lighting candles or dropping essential oils into a diffuser, your clients will appreciate this enrichment.
Much like music and colors, lighting directly affects your clients’ experience as well. Dim lights subdue your clients and prepare them for a day of pampering. Of course, if you’re performing a service that requires your clarity and precision, such as eyebrow waxing or applying lash extensions, bright lights are ideal during that time. On the other hand, when you’re performing a facial, gently massaging creams and oils into their skin, low lighting is what’s best.
Brillare students benefit from real-life experiences with real clients.
A cozy, peaceful atmosphere puts your clients’ minds at ease and helps them wind down. Mellow music, carefully planned interior design, soothing scents, and low lighting all contribute to pleasant surroundings at your day spa. You already have the proper training, natural skills, and dedication. Now it’s up to you to make sure your environment leaves a lasting impression sure to keep people coming back.
While in beauty school, you had everything you needed from a professional kit to soft, clean linen. To improve your clients’ day at the spa, invest in soft, plush towels and sheets for your salon. Transform your room into a luxurious getaway for your visitors that sets you apart from any other esthetician. Putting thought into the little things goes a long way—every detail of your day spa is essential to an unforgettable experience.
Brillare Values Peace and Comfort for All Clients
At Brillare, we set our students up for success from the first day of their program. If you’re going into the field of cosmetology, especially esthetics, it’s important to understand how the elements of your establishment affect your clientele. A hands-on learning experience using professional tools and industry-trusted products is just a couple of ways Brillare prepares its students for a rewarding career.
Our classrooms and student-run salon and spa are exceptional additions to our beauty program. Here is where you put your acquired knowledge to the test in real-life settings before you venture out on your own. If you’re ready to take the first step in your cosmetology and esthetician journey, call our enrollment office today.