Head spas – popularity in the U.S.

Head spa

Head spas have gained popularity in the U.S. recently, offering a unique and relaxing experience for scalp care. Let me share some insights about head spas:

  1. Japanese Influence:
    • The concept of head spas has its roots in Japan, where it’s a standard option in hair salons.
    • In Japan, head spas are routine and focus on scalp revitalization, deep-cleansing follicles, and promoting healthy hair growth.
    • The treatment typically includes a scalp exfoliation and massage.
  2. Benefits of Head Spa:
    • Detoxification: Head spas deep-cleanse follicles, removing impurities and promoting better hair health.
    • Stimulation: Massaging the scalp activates blood circulation, leading to benefits like improved sleep, stress relief, and anti-aging effects.
    • Routine Practice: In Japan, head spas are part of regular self-care.
  3. U.S. Adoption:
    • The trend is catching on in major U.S. cities, including Los Angeles.
    • Salons offer their versions of head spa treatments, often combining scalp exfoliation, massage, and organic products.
    • Prices range from $75 for 30 minutes to $125 for an hour.
  4. Viral Internet Trend:
    • Videos of head spa treatments have gone viral on platforms like TikTok.
    • People seek relief from hair thinning, dandruff, and oily scalps using natural remedies and essential oils.
    • The experience is both relaxing and beneficial for scalp health.
  5. Personal Experience:
    • Some salons in New York City, like Yukie Natori Salon, offer scalp treatments.
    • The process involves assessing the scalp, choosing essential oils based on individual needs, and providing a soothing massage.
    • Clients often fall asleep during the treatment due to its relaxing effects.

Remember, head spas are not just about hair; they’re about overall well-being and self-care. So, if you’re looking for a rejuvenating experience, consider trying a head spa! 😊🌿