Granger, a former finance executive at Kohl's,
recently purchased franchise rights for Hand &
Stone Massage and Facial Spa. In September, she
opened a location at 1166 W. Sunset Drive,
- Everyone loves to be pampered and the goal at Hand
& Stone Massage and Facial Spa in Waukesha is to
make special treatment accessible for area residents.
Granger, a former finance executive at Kohl’s,
recently purchased franchise rights for Hand & Stone
Massage and Facial Spa after looking for the right
franchise match. A fan of fitness and wellness, she knew
this was a business concept she could be passionate
buying the rights in November, she scoped the area for
the right site, which she found in the Shoppes at Fox
River, 1166 W. Sunset Drive. Granger said the location
was a great fit because of nearby businesses’
compatibility with Hand & Stone, such as TJ Maxx and
Panera. The growth and demographics of Waukesha, and the
lack of competitors, also played into her decision.
took a few months to build the space in a new building
and on Sept. 18, the business opened.
said Hand & Stone specializes in hot stone massages
and has signature facial options. She also sells skin
care lines by Dermalogical and ClarityRx.
me, this is really affordable luxury,” Granger said.
can pay a monthly charge of $59.95 per month to become a
member, which includes a one-hour massage or a signature
facial and then receive discounted massages and facials,
as well as a discount on products.
addition to offering hot stone massages, the business
also has couples massages and cold stone massages. There
are many types of facials provided too, as well as
and hair removal.
employees are licensed are required to continue their
education, Granger said.
& Stone also offers weekend and evening hours, as
late as 10 p.m. Monday through Friday for people who
work or want to relax after getting the children into
only opened recently, Granger said Hand & Stone is
offering specials to help bring people through their
doors to see what the business is all about.
learn more, go to www.handandstone.com or