Health spas have been used since time immemorial in treating many kinds of ailments and diseases.
These are especially useful in treatment of skin diseases as spas have medicinal qualities and have minerals which can treat skin ailments effectively. When you expose your skin problems to these minerals they treat the effected area better than any medicine due to highly increased local contact.
Long time ago there used to be just natural spas in the forms of natural streams and geysers which emerged from the earths surface. These spas had healing properties and people from far and wide used to come to these spas for treatments. Spa itself means water treatment which is what the people did when they came to treat themselves with the water of these streams and geysers. These spas also have properties to make the skin beautiful and not just rid it off ailments. Hence, people with no health issues also went to the spa to enhance their beauty.
Today the spa is no longer just a natural geyser for which you have to travel far and wide. It is now present locally in the salon or a professional spa centre where you can get a spa treatment whenever you want. The spa has also come of age and today there are various versions available of the spa available for different treatments of your body. There are spas dedicated specially to health treatments and are no frill affairs where the patients are provided water treatment for their ailments. There are spas specifically for beauty treatments where you are provided beauty treatment for spas exclusively for various beauty problems. They are combined with other beauty treatments and also massages so that you can get a wholesome beauty regime when you visit the spa.