Meet Megan, a Spa and Leisure Manager in Cornwall!
Ever wonder what it's like to work in the Spa industry? What is a typical day like for a Spa Manager?
Meet Megan, Spa and Leisure Manager at Fistral Beach Spa, Cornwall
How long have you been at Fistral Spa?
Two and a half months
How did you come to work within the spa?
I applied for Assistant Spa Manager as I was wanting to move to Newquay and work in a high-end spa and have now been promoted to Spa and Leisure Manager.
What’s your biggest achievement since joining Fistral Spa?
My promotion to Spa and Leisure Manager.
What do you love most about working at Fistral Spa?
I love them team and how well we all work together. I also love meeting new people and no two days ever being the same.
Tell us what a typical day in the life of a therapist at Fistral Spa looks like?
Busy! The girls work so hard doing all of the fabulous treatments. When we aren’t in treatmentwe are always cleaning to keep the spa at the highest standard possible
How have the management team at Fistral Spa helped you to achieve your current career goal?
The management team have been amazing in helping me achieve my promotion. If you work hard in this company it gets rewarding which I think is great.
What’s treatment do you specialise in?
Waxing – it’s always been my speciality!
What’s your favourite treatment to perform?
I like doing a variety as it keeps your day varied.
What's been your best experience with a guest – or outcome from a treatment?
To be honest working with every guest and seeing them physically and mentally relax in the short time that we spend with them is always an amazing experience.
What’s your morning routine before beginning a day of treatments?
Wake up, do some yoga, lemon and hot water and then shower – best start to my day!
How do you take care of your own wellbeing?
Yoga – it makes me feel physically and mentally so grounded. Also eating well and getting outside as much as I can and having the occasional treat – I’m a big believer in moderation.
Do you have any wellness / skincare secret tips you can share?
Drink plenty of water – take time for yourself and have regular spa days!
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