John Beggs Brings Premier Massage and Facial Spa Brand to Dickson City with Another Opening in the Keystone State to Follow Closely BehindĀ 

Dickson City, PA. (October 16, 2023)Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa, the nation’s leading luxury massage and facial spa franchise, announced its newest franchised location opening in Dickson City on October 22nd. Located at 3914 Commerce Boulevard, the new Hand & Stone Dickson City spa is owned and operated by local schoolteacher and current franchisee, John Beggs. Franchise ownership began for Beggs with his first Hand & Stone location in Wilkes Barre. The decision to expand his portfolio comes as a natural progression for Beggs, who is deeply committed to bringing the benefits of Hand & Stone's exceptional spa experiences to even more individuals. Furthermore, Beggs will be opening an additional Hand & Stone location in the picturesque Pocono region later this fall.

"I've seen the demand for our services steadily grow, and the Dickson City location is perfectly situated to meet this rising demand. The new spa is located within a prime marketplace in town that boasts all the key elements we look for in a successful location, including a diverse range of tenants and a high volume of foot traffic," said John Beggs, owner of Hand & Stone Dickson City. “Known for its vibrant community, our vision is to provide Dickson City with a sanctuary of relaxation.”

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

Like all Hand & Stone spas nationwide, the new Dickson City 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, Diamond Glow facial, 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).

All Hand & Stone services are performed by experienced certified estheticians and Licensed 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 Dickson City, 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.

The Dickson City Hand & Stone spa is open Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information about Hand & Stone’s massage and facial services or to schedule an appointment, call 570-561-2200 or visit https://handandstone.com/locations/pa-dickson-city.

As Hand & Stone continues to grow, the brand is seeking qualified franchisee candidates for markets across the U.S. For more information on franchising opportunities, please visit www.handandstonefranchise.com.


Hand & Stone is a 560-plus unit massage and facial spa franchise with a mission to bring affordable, luxury spa services to all. Launched in 2004, Hand & Stone now has locations across 35 states and Canada. Each spa features best-in-class skincare treatments highlighting the latest in cosmetic technology. Available for women, men and teens, a wide range of services are tailored to each individual's needs or skin concerns. Hand & Stone facial treatments are performed by licensed estheticians, using top-of-the-line products backed by science including Dermalogica and ClarityRx Clinical Skin Care. The fastest-growing spa franchise in the country, Hand & Stone has been named No. 1 in the spa category by Entrepreneur Magazine in 2023, 2021 and 2020 and was ranked No. 8 on Forbes' Best Franchises to Buy list in the high investment category.