The Spa Therapy and Treatments workshop will enable participants to understand and practice spa treatments. Concepts covered will include: enhancing customer service skills and spa etiquette; proper maintenance and cleaning of equipment; history and type of spas; types and benefits of spa therapy; body treatments; contraindications; skin physiology; thermotherapy/cryotherapy; product benefits and active ingredients of treatment products; hot towel and lotion application, facial knowledge, techniques and application.
This workshop has been approved for 8 secondary Credits with MTAM.
About the Instructor
Larysa Resler is a graduate of the Massage Therapy College of Manitoba. She has been a Massage Therapist for the past 11 years, working in some of the Top Rated Spas in Winnipeg. She started her career at a small spa called Elle, eventually transitioning to Ten Spa for 8 years. It was there that her love for the spa industry flourished amidst all the different experiences one could enjoy. While at Ten Spa, she had the opportunity to be trained in various spa treatments from around the world by many different instructors. Eventually, she was appointed a lead therapist and trainer at Ten Spa. When Thermea opened in Winnipeg, she spent time working there as well. Larysa now has a successful Massage Therapy business, where she uses all her knowledge and skills to create a Spa like atmosphere in her own private practice at home. In addition to her business, Larysa is a certified Hot and Cold Stone Instructor. For the past 4 years she has also been an Instructor at the Massage Therapy College of Manitoba for the Thermotherapy Course.