Yael Alkalay, the creative force behind Red Flower, built her exquisite brand on the tradition of rituals she unearthed while traveling the world, “places where purification is experienced with an almost-religious perfection, where every element combines to cleanse the body and mind,” says Yael. We caught up with her over a cup of oolong tea in New York.
Behind the Scenes
Truth Serum – Spa Heroes’ September 2014 Expert Selection, is the brain-child of Deborah Burnes, founder and CEO of Sumbody and a walking ingredient encyclopedia. “Deborah is beyond smart. She is wise with ingredients and has impeccable integrity,” says Spa Heroes founder, Jeannie Jarnot. We recently caught up with Deborah in her home in Northern California…
There is a perception that the job of running a spa is just like going to the spa all day and getting a massage, body, wrap and facial while sitting and sipping herbal tea. Any spa professional would laugh hysterically if you were to suggest this were actually true.