- Leading Massage and Facial Brand Opens its Largest Location in the Buckeye State, First to Offer Injectables, Plus Free Massage or Facial with Membership -

KENWOOD, OH. (May 3, 2024) Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa, the nation’s leading luxury massage and facial spa franchise, announced today its newest franchised spa opening in Kenwood which is the brand’s largest location in Ohio. The new Kenwood spa, located at 8154 Montgomery Road, is helmed by a seasoned local entrepreneur whose passion for the leading massage and facial brand runs deep. Having opened the very first Hand & Stone spa in Ohio, and now with eight units under their leadership throughout the state, the franchise owner is dedicated to bringing the brand’s premier services to even more communities.

To emphasize its commitment to providing the Greater Cincinnati community with extraordinary self-care options, the Kenwood spa is offering a free massage or facial service with the purchase of a membership, available at the lowest-ever offered price of $79.95, $0 enrollment fee and free upgrades for life (up to $30 value), which is locked in for the duration of the membership. This offer is limited to the first 200 members. 150 people have already started enjoying their monthly membership at the Kenwood spa.

In the past decade, the brand has achieved remarkable success in Ohio, outpacing all other massage and facial franchises in the state. With the addition of the Kenwood spa, Hand & Stone now has a presence of eight spas in the Greater Cincinnati area and a total of 21 in the state. This substantial growth underscores the brand's deep commitment to Ohioans, ensuring they have access to the top-tier services Hand & Stone provides. The Midwestern team behind this growth is projecting to grow their portfolio to more than 30 locations in the coming years, further solidifying their dedication to serving Ohio communities.

"Our mission goes beyond providing exceptional spa experiences; it's about empowering individuals to prioritize self-care and well-being. Our Ohio-based development team is committed to elevating the standard of health and relaxation in the region, and the opening of our new Kenwood spa will provide even more accessible wellness services to the Cincinnati area,” said Mike Masco, regional developer for the Kenwood Hand & Stone spa. “While we continue to expand, our mission of creating a healthier, happier Ohio through the power of wellness remains the same. We believe that everyone deserves access to the transformative benefits of our premier massages and facials, which is why our new Kenwood spa will deliver innovative beauty and wellness services, while providing a sense of community during each visit. We’re looking forward to forging the path to wellness for our new members!”

The newest Hand & Stone in Kenwood brings high-quality professional massage services, including Swedish, Himalayan Salt, Sports, Deep Tissue, Oncology and Prenatal massages to the Greater Cincinnati 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. The Kenwood spa is featuring a pre-opening offer: FREE Massage or Facial + $0 Enrollment and FREE upgrades for life* (up to $30 value limited to first 200 members).

Like all Hand & Stone spas nationwide, the new Kenwood 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 licensed 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 Kenwood, 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 Kenwood Hand & Stone spa is open Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Saturdays 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Sundays 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. For more information about Hand & Stone’s massage and facial services or to schedule an appointment, call 513-409-0890 or visit handandstonecincinnati-kenwood.com.


Hand & Stone is a more than 600-unit massage and facial spa franchise with a mission to deliver premium spa services to the middle market in a professional, affordable, and convenient manner. Launched in 2004, Hand & Stone now has locations across 36 states and Canada. Each spa features best-in-class massage and skincare treatment. 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, IMAGE Skincare 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. For more information, visit www.handandstonefranchise.com.