Mental Wellness Initiative Trends for 2019

MENTAL WELLNESS INITIATIVE 2019 Trends TREND 1: Bringing mental wellness to the workplace Bringing mental wellness to the workplace: policies, purpose, pathways and profitability. This is where the world’s adult population spends most of its waking hours, and feedback on the GWI’s Mental Wellness White Paper indicates that the workplace is where mental wellness action is gaining early traction. TREND 2: Breakthroughs in the brain…

Hydrothermal Initiative Trends for 2019

Hydrothermal Initiative 2019 Trends TREND 1: Salt Therapy for Real Results In 2019, we predict the use of salt in thermal cabins to soar as spas start putting the health benefits of salt before the aesthetic beauty of pink Himalayan salt blocks. The popularity of designer salt rooms in spas has soared in recent years—and sexy, pink-hued salt brick walls have become ubiquitous in thermal…

First 1000 Days Initiative Trends for 2019

First 1000 Days Initiative 2019 Trends TREND 1: Optimizing the home environment for “integral wellness” Optimizing the home environment for “integral wellness” will be the trend with the purpose being to lower stress, anxiety and depression and to optimize lowering inflammation. This includes air quality, less noise, improved light, lowering EMF exposure (which smart homes have a lot of), frequency of music, smells, and individualized…

Exploring Salt & Halotherapy Initiative Trends for 2019

Exploring Salt & Halotherapy Initiative 2019 Trends TREND 1: Day Spa to Resort Spa Migration While there are approximately 2,000 day spas/wellness centers offering halotherapy today, the adoption within the major hotel/destination brands has been slower to adopt.  The industry, however, is now reaching a tipping point, whereby travelers to destination spas have become halotherapy customers in their hometowns and want to continue the focus…

Digital Wellness Initiative Trends for 2019

Digital Wellness Initiative 2019 Trends TREND 1: Consumers demand greater transparency and privacy Over the last decade, consumers were smitten with all of the new devices and services that came with Internet 2.0. So smitten, in fact, that we were quite willing to give up significant amounts of privacy and allow a certain amount of power and control to come from corporate advertisers. It seemed…

Hot Springs Initiative Trends for 2019

Hot Springs Initiative 2019 Trends TREND 1: Multigenerational Features – and Accessibility – Make Hot Springs a Destination For All Hot springs are being designed with infants and seniors in mind to provide environments, activities and accessibility for people at all stages of life. Experiences range from baby baths and walk-in pools to massaging hydro jets and water slides. Whether it is high energy fun…