Beauty, Salon and Spa Franchises

These are current Beauty, Salon and Spa franchise opportunities available through Anchor Franchise Advisors. If you are interested in one of these, go to the Contact page and then complete and submit the email with all required information. A Consultant from Anchor Franchise Advisors will contact you for further evaluation.

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3 Degrees Infrared Light Therapy

Raising the core body temperature 3 degrees is a natural way to heal. At 3 Degrees, clients will enjoy the serenity, comfort and privacy of their own personal suite during a 40 minute session where infrared light will gently raise the core body temperature by 3 degrees - unlocking amazing health benefits. With repeated and routine visits, the benefits keep getting better. 3 Degrees is the first to pioneer the infrared light therapy in a dedicated studio concept. Welcome to the 'Science of a Better You'!

Health benefits associated with raising the body's core temperature 3 degrees include:

  • Relax and relieve stress
  • Detoxifies the body at the cellular level
  • Burn up to 600 calories in a 40 minute session
  • Ease chronic pain and tension
  • Improved circulation
  • Lower blood pressure
  • Rejuvenate skin
  • Boost immunity

Elements Massage

Elements Massage provides a variety of massage therapy modalities to their clients who are primarily seeking pain relief, stress reduction and an overall wellness benefit. The consumer need is big - most Americans suffer from back pain, other muscle pain and routine stress, which are the primary reasons people seek their first massage.

An appealing aspect for the franchisee is the simple service-based business model that drives revenues through a variety of ways. The core of their model is their “wellness program” that allows the clients to become members and receive a lower price point than non-members and gets them in the habit of regular massage sessions. For the Elements owners, this creates a recurring revenue stream that helps stabilize the business over time.

At Elements Massage, their goal is that their clients leave their studios feeling an increased sense of wellness. Beyond that, they believe in providing opportunities for professional growth for their therapists. By taking care of their clients and therapists, they ensure their success and they will continue to be the premier wellness organization in the world.

  • Hand-crafted, custom, therapeutic massage.
  • Manager- run model
  • No Inventory
  • Membership-based for recurring, predictable revenue
  • Focused Service path: happy employees = happy clients!
  • Established - 10 years franchising and consistent Double Digit same store sales growth, year-over-year.
  • 100+ years combined franchising expertise of WellBiz Brands, Inc. This is a great opportunity to join one of the largest massage concepts.
  • Efficient and beautiful studio design.

Owners do not need extensive industry or business ownership experience to bring the benefits of high-quality, superior massage services to their community. They will provide owners with all the training, support, and tools they need to open the doors of a new Elements studio.

Hand and Stone Massage Spa

Hand and Stone Massage Spa is a franchise opportunity which begins with the basic concept of providing affordably priced, conveniently located, top quality therapeutic massage services. Hand and Stone is focused on creating and maintaining customer satisfaction. We strive to make customers feel welcomed, pampered and appreciated. This, along with our membership based program, keeps them coming back again and again generating multiple recurring streams for the business owner.

We offer a unique approach to proven industry offering the widest range of services and best consumer experience offered by a membership-based massage franchise. This is a largely fragmented industry with only one other national player. We are at a significantly lower price point from a day spa. We are changing the delivery system from an all-day experience at a high-end spa to "affordable & convenient" while still in an upscale environment. We provide the spa experience which an independent who goes to someone's home can't offer so there's no direct competition there either. We are easier to schedule than both of these as well. Our largest national competitor offers a far too sterile experience going so far to intentionally brand themselves as a clinic. They offer only one massage option. We offer a relaxing spa like setting and a menu of services allowing more choice for the consumer and the opportunity to up-sell for the owner. Our performance based compensation program, flexible scheduling and variety of services allows us to effectively recruit employees even in markets where our competition is established.

We are surprisingly recession resistant. An increasing number of Americans view massage as necessary therapy, not a luxury item (can back up with articles from CNN and Newsday). Also, Hand and Stone capitalizes on consumer trends which have done well in down economic times dating back to the Great Depression: Tap basic human needs relevant to the times (we provide comfort & human touch); Enable People to Demonstrate Power through Luxuries (we are an affordable luxury at 39.99 introductory price point); Leverage the Quest for Good Old Entertainment (we provide a distraction from daily worries); Capitalize on Down-Trading (someone who was spending hundreds at high end day spa now finds Hand & Stone a less expensive alternative).

This is a retail opportunity without the headaches of retail. The business generates recurring revenue with our membership based model, there are multiple revenue streams, there are multiple opportunities to up-sell to increase average ticket, and there is very little inventory.

Significant revenue is generated from members' automatic Electronic Funds Transfer (EFTs). We are an easy use tenant (no noise, no food, etc) and we attract the desired clientele for the center so property developers love us! There is no food, no spoilage, no employee theft/slippage, little inventory, little cash.

Multiple Revenue Streams: Only franchise in industry offering membership based Massage AND Facials nationwide, recurring membership fees (like a gym but not a gym); non-member massages (with higher pricing); walk in business; gift card sales; retail sales..

Outbound retail. Security of 4 walls but not limited by 4 walls. The business benefits from but is not limited by real estate. An owner can improve & grow the business with community networking to supplement the traffic drawn into the store from marketing efforts and the location.

IM=X Pilates and Fitness

IM=X (pronounced IMX) stands for Integrated Movement Xercize. It's an elite fitness formula that marries the muscle toning and lengthening benefits of pilates with elements of strength and cardio training to increase flexibility, endurance and muscle tone, while strengthening the spine and abdominal core.

IM=X also incorporates barre, cycling, tower, yoga, personal training and therapeutic exercise. The result is a boutique fitness studio experience that offers endless variety and appeals to a broad base of clients -- everyone from athletes to back pain sufferers.

The franchise is all-inclusive! They include unlimited certifications for all franchise staff for the life of the business, an equipment package featuring their unique, patented and superior Xercizers, and all Business Training and Marketing Support.

IM=X Pilates & Fitness is an ideal franchise opportunity for entrepreneurs, fitness enthusiasts, personal trainers, chiropractors, physical therapists and physical medicine doctors.

Their franchise package is all-inclusive:

Equipment: All the equipment you need to run your business is included! You will receive their unique, patented IM=X Xercizers as well as Wall Towers and Standing Platforms.

Certifications: All of the IM=X Pilates certifications are provided to you and your staff for the life of your business at no extra cost. No other pilates, fitness or wellness concept provides this level of extensive support and training!

Marketing Support: They have designed your ads, signage, print material, website, e-mails, social media content and more.

Business Training: They take you through every step of the process to make sure you have all of the skills you need to break into the fitness industry. Modules include hiring, software skills, methods of operation, marketing, quality control and more. They are always available by phone and e-mail to answer your questions and support your growth!

Images Studios 360

Simple. Stable. Scalable. That is what investors and franchisees love about Image Studios 360.

The Image Studios 360 salon studio concept consists of a large retail space around 5,000 square feet and build out of 28-32 salon studios (each ranging from 100 square feet - 250 square feet) that are leased to beauty professionals such as hair stylists, estheticians, nail techs and massage therapists who operate their own business within their studio. It’s like a mini-mall of hair salons all under one roof, and the franchisee is the landlord. Their systems, strategic marketing and the appeal of their brand helps keep studios fully leased out for optimal return on investment. This provides stable and predictable cash flow for their franchisees, which allows them to focus on growing additional locations or to pursue other interests.

The ongoing training and education programs provided for their tenants helps keep them successful and enables them to run their business better.

Enjoy the stability and strength of the beauty industry combined with the reliable rental income from their business model. First time entrepreneurs and experienced investors alike can benefit from this incredible opportunity. Their system will help any new franchisee experience success as an Image Studios 360 operator.

LaVida Massage

The spark that launched the LaVida Massage franchise came from realizing the new direction that the world is taking. We saw a need for a convenient way for the average person to reduce stress and improve their health and well being.

LaVida Massage Centers are always conveniently located, open 7 days a week with extended hours and offer affordable prices in a gender neutral atmosphere. With over 130 sessions available each day, our certified male and female therapists can always accommodate your busy schedule.

LaVida Massage always strives to create an environment of natural well being. We invite you to come out and experience the LaVida lifestyle for yourself!

Lash Lounge

The Lash Lounge is part of the $62 Billion per year beauty industry. The beauty industry has proven to be recession resistant. As a result of technology advancements, the eyelash extension business is one of the fastest growing segments in the beauty industry today! They are revolutionizing non-invasive, non-surgical beauty enhancement for women of all ages. There is a large segment of the female population that puts a priority on their youthful appearance, but choose not to have permanent, invasive procedures. These women value their appearance, and are willing to pay for the stunning, natural, effortless beauty results that are achieved with lash extensions. That willingness, is what is driving the growth of the lash industry today!

Lay Bare Waxing Salon

Lay Bare is a global hair removal salon, with 109 locations across the Philippines and now developing in the United States. They are known for “sugaring”—Using all-natural cold wax jelly, made of sugar, honey, and citrus extracts; with exfoliating, moisturizing and whitening properties. Hair removal shouldn’t be hard on the skin, or the budget—And it doesn’t have to be. Their skill, price point, and premium product sets them apart from the competition, providing clients with luxury experience at affordable prices.

Their goal is to shift people’s paradigm of hair removal. In doing this, they want to enhance customers’ confidence by making hair removal a monthly routine, just like a manicure. With pain and money being large reasons much of the population shies away from hair removal, they are up for the task. They aim to take their number one hair removal salon status in the Philippines and make it a reality across the US and beyond, providing the most comfortable and affordable hair removal service in every community.

Massage Heights

Massage Heights is a membership-based therapeutic massage concept that focuses on the guest experience through providing an upscale environment and customer service. Members pay a discounted rate for massage, facials and branded retail products. It is the highest grossing brand per sq. ft. in the membership massage model industry. They also feature the most comfortable tables and linens in the industry along with the most training for franchisees in the membership massage business.

Recently they developed the Retreat 2.0 which is a 2,000 sq ft location at a 23% reduction from the previous item 7. Retreat 2.0 is Modern, Clean, Heathly and Active. Offering customized treatment rooms where you can pick your preferred color, lighting, music, aroma and more. 2.0 also offers 30-minute express treatments where a client doesn't un-robe and receives a focused treatment in a semi-private room.

My Salon Suite

MY SALON Suite is the future of the salon industry. You provide an upscale beauty complex for salon professionals to operate their own salon without them having to invest capital, manage employees or deal with the challenges of a traditional salon. They become loyal long-term tenants. MY SALON Suite is a true semi-absentee business, with no employees, very few moving parts, which only requires about one day per week to manage once built and leased. You are in the salon industry, but not in the salon business. This is a business-to-business model where you become a landlord to tenants in the health and beauty industry who own and run their own businesses. You need no experience in real estate or in the salon industry.

Zen Massage

Zen Massage Talking Points:

  • Low investment
  • No Contracts / No Membership Fees for clients and a “unique & positive” relationship with massage therapists and staff
  • Simple build out – reception area and 9-12 massage rooms
  • Concept can operate in relatively small footprint 2000 – 2500 square feet
  • Usually ramps up quickly
  • Compelling alternative to expensive spas that charge double or triple the retail price for a similar service.
  • More and more people are recognizing the benefits of therapeutic massage. Historically it has not been affordable to the masses.
  • Not usually difficult to recruit staff – go directly to schools. Therapists find the concept refreshing and fair.

As a Zen Massage center franchisee you will carry little to no inventory, invest a reasonable amount of money and be the first in many cases in your market with the concept that everybody's talking about.


Industry statistics: According to The American Massage Therapy Association:

  • Consumers now spend between $6 and $11 billion annually on visits to massage therapists.
  • Doctors and consumers are increasingly turning to massage as an adjunct to regular health practices.
  • The Spa industry employs almost 300,000 full-time and part-time people and is growing at an annual rate of 20% each year.