BOCA RATON, Fla. — On January 30, Sandals Resorts International announced it has partnered with ISPA Innovate Award-winning Saltability to provide its Red Lane® Spa therapists with industry-leading Himalayan salt stone massage training. This training and practice will be implemented among all 19 Sandals and Beaches Resorts’ Red Lane Spas.
Sandals’ lead massage therapists in the eastern and northern Caribbean recently completed Saltability’s NCBTMB-approved certification and continuing education program, and training will be completed by January 2019 across all resorts.
Sandals’ Red Lane Spa education initiative strengthens the skills of the massage therapist team and supports the company’s focus on an eco-friendly environment through Saltability’s Himalayan salt stone massage, recognized industry-wide for its positive environmental impact and innovation.
An ISPA Innovate Award winner, Saltability’s Himalayan Salt Stone Massage uses no water and no chemicals and is a more therapeutic alternative to traditional stone massage performed with basalt stones. Warmed with a U.S.-engineered warmer and energy conservative LED lighting, Saltability’s 100 percent pure Himalayan salt stones contain 84 naturally occurring minerals and elements, known for stimulating circulation, detoxifying, improving sleep, reducing inflammation, calming the nervous system, and more.
True to its center of holistic wellness and pampered healing, Red Lane Spa allows guests to embrace healthy living throughout their vacation and continues to discover and implement new services, products and practices to enhance each guest’s experience.
“We are very excited to upgrade our massage services for Red Lane Spa guests through our advanced education in Himalayan salt stone massage,” says Sandals Resorts International Corporate Director of Spa, Fitness and Tennis David Erlich. “Saltability’s emphasis on a high quality, environmentally friendly salt stone massage aligns perfectly with our mission to be among the most eco-friendly resorts in the hospitality industry and to provide the safest and highest quality services to guests.”
Developed through the leadership and expertise of Saltability founder Ann Brown, Saltability’s online course provides an accessible, affordable way for therapists to learn salt stone massage. The Himalayan salt stone massage course features a comprehensive education for students, including instructions for massage set-up, care and cleaning of salt stones, a special emphasis on body mechanics and ergonomics, how to communicate the therapeutic benefits of Himalayan salt to clients and more.
Saltability provides quality Himalayan salt stone massage and other treatments and products for resort, day, medical and destination spas. For more information on Saltability’s Himalayan Salt Stone Massage available education, please visit professional.saltability.com.