Are you planning to open a spa? You may be interested to know that the International Spa Association reports that there are about 17,000 day spas currently operating within the United States. Since 2007, the combined global spa and wellness industry has experienced steady growth. On an annual basis, this has amounted to 12% in increased business.
Since more and more Americans are focused on living healthier, stress-free lives, many are choosing to have regular massages. Between 2014 and 2015, there was a 2% increase in spa visits. From 2015 to 2016, statistics indicate that between 43.8 and 57.6 million adults had a minimum of one massage. During 2016, however, over 179 million people in this country visited a spa for a variety of treatments, including stress-relieving massages.
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