The special attention given to health and wellness by all social groups at every income level – independently of market trends – is also motivated by scientific evidence. Research published recently in the journal Nature indicates that at least one hour a week dedicated to yourself in contact with nature is the amount necessary to live serenely and overcome stress.
It is no coincidence that in addition to the already well-consolidated hotel wellness centers, the number of private residential wellness facilities has progressively increased, offering welcome respite in a comforting domestic setting.
Success in constructing the perfect wellness area, whether in a home or a hotel, is not only a matter of space, costs and ‘catalogue’ solutions but is rather, and especially, the ability of a strong guiding principle to endow the new build or renovation project with a vision of success or ‘wellness’ incorporating the original passion, the result of knowledge of how ancient or distant peoples sought wellness.
Because everything starts with a project that must be, above all, functional and able to respond to the objectives. Aesthetics and products are of course just as important and so condition choices.
by Ilenia Girolami
To be continued in the next post. Stay tuned