Hand & Stone Announces Grand Opening of New Spa in Frederick

- Premier Massage and Facial Spa Brand’s Largest Operator Continues to Expand Footprint in Maryland, Bringing High-End Wellness Services to The Frederick Community -

FREDERICK, Md. (October 1, 2022)Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa, the nation’s leading luxury massage and facial spa franchise, announced today the opening of its newest franchised location in Frederick, Maryland. Located at 5100 Buckeyestown Pike in the Westview Village shopping center, the new Hand & Stone spa is owned and operated by Hand & Stone’s largest operator, Eric Danver of FGG Spa, LLC. To celebrate the grand opening, the new spa is excited to offer an introductory special that includes a one-hour Swedish massage or a one-hour classic facial for $69.95, or a one-hour hot stone massage for $89.95.

As a champion of the brand, Danver has expanded his footprint to 40 Hand & Stone locations in just seven years across Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Virginia, becoming the brand’s largest multi-unit owner in their system. The new Frederick location – Danver’s sixth in Maryland – comes on the heels of his opening in Timonium earlier this year. With the debut of his newest spa, Danver brings Hand & Stone’s signature luxury spa experience to the Frederick community.

“I believe in Hand & Stone because this brand sets itself apart from other businesses with a world-class customer experience. It continues to be ahead of the curve with innovation and technology, which allows us to make high-end wellness services affordable and accessible to the local communities we serve,” said Eric Danver, owner of the Hand & Stone in Frederick. “Our customers are our top priority. Every day we focus on taking care of our clients and making sure they know that we appreciate their business because we wouldn't be here without them.”

The newest Hand & Stone in Frederick brings high-quality professional massage services, including Swedish, Himalayan Salt, Sports, Deep Tissue, Oncology and Prenatal massages to the local community. Guests can also visit the new Frederick spa to enjoy Hand & Stone’s signature hot stone massage and best-in-class facial treatments tailored to each individual's needs or skin concerns, with a wide-range of services available for women, men and teens.

All Hand & Stone services are performed by experienced licensed estheticians and massage therapists. The brand’s commitment to guest experience has translated to an unparalleled level of expertise at each location, supported by best-in-class training and ongoing education resources. At Hand & Stone Frederick, members will have access to a team of wellness experts who specialize in providing exceptional skincare and massage treatments, ensuring a tranquil, relaxing and comfortable environment.

Like all Hand & Stone spas nationwide, the new Frederick location offers advanced skincare and spa services that incorporate new technologies at the forefront of the wellness market to enhance each guest’s overall experience. These advanced services include Decompression Therapy massage, DiamondGlow®, NuFACE microcurrent facial, Percussive Therapy massage and LED Phototherapy facial, as well as innovations such as CBD oil enhancements and partnerships with award-winning skincare lines Dermalogica® and ClarityRX (CBD offerings vary by market).

The Frederick Hand & Stone spa is open Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information about Hand & Stone’s massage and facial services or to schedule an appointment, call 240-656-2247 or visit www.handandstonefrederick.com.


Hand & Stone is a 500-plus unit massage and facial spa franchise with a mission to bring massage and facial services to the masses. Launched in 2004, Hand & Stone now has locations in 35 states and Canada. Over the past several years, the brand has garnered noteworthy industry recognition including being named No. 1 in the spa category by Entrepreneur Magazine, ranked No. 8 on Forbes' Best Franchises to Buy list in the high investment category and is the fastest-growing spa concept in the country. For more information on Hand & Stone, visit www.handandstonefranchise.com.