Destinations that recharge, workouts and beauty products that transform and cleanses that pass our taste test: Here's where to check in and what to use for your best detox yet
Nestled deep within the lower foothills of the Indian Himalayas, Vana Malsi Estate (pictured above) is as far from life’s daily distractions as it gets. When the property officially opens early this month, founder Veer Singh is confident it will be “the most prolific offering of wellness ... More
How I survived blisters, tiny meals and four-hour hikes during my wellness retreat in Malibu
Ever since I first heard about the Ranch at Live Oak, an intense, weeklong immersive fitness and diet experience in Malibu launched four years ago by husband and wife Alex and Sue Glasscock, I've been curious. I'm relatively active—I do Pilates and yoga regularly and take three FlyWheel ... More
Just when you thought the high-intensity workout trend had peaked, the kids caught on
CrossFit Kids sounds like an oxymoron, doesn’t it?
When you consider CrossFit, the popular, fast-paced workout used by police academies and tactical operations teams, military special operations units and now everyday gym-goers looking for that same high-intensity training, you think of bulging muscles, rigorous structure and Workouts of the ... More
The latest it exercise regimens will leave you bruised, bloody, light-headed and loving it. But are breathing classes the next big thing in fitness?
Bright shone the summer sun on acres of lush farmland in central Pennsylvania last June. But I didn't notice. I was too busy crawling facedown through a pit of mud, trying not to get electrocuted. Barbed wire was strung inches above my head, and from it hung randomly electrified cords. ... More
Would you shed your Lululemons to downward dog in the buff? Blushing, one modest journalist takes to her mat with an open mind—and nothing on
I’m not a nudist. In fact, I get self-conscious in a bikini (or even a pair of shorts for that matter) and would much rather cover up with, say, a muumuu or respectable-looking potato sack than downward dog without pants. But for the sake of topical journalism—and getting out of ... More
The fashion designer reveals the liquid regimen behind her glowing complexion
Rachel Roy likes it at least once a day. Sometimes three. And most definitely in the morning. We’re talking about fresh-pressed juice, which the 38-year-old sportswear designer credits with clearing her skin and giving her more energy than ever before. She could use the support: Roy balances an ... More
Some studios are making an enlightened ascent into a higher tax bracket
There's a perfectly nice yoga studio down the street: air-conditioned, with a creaky hardwood floor and the lingering scent of incense, body lotion and exertion. It's got a communal changing room, mats for people who forgot to bring theirs and coconut water for sale.
And then there's the personal yoga studio ... More
DuJour Editor-in-Chief Nicole Vecchiarelli tackles her post-baby body
Motivated by the desire to regain strength and confidence after the birth of her second child, DuJour Editor-in-Chief Nicole Vecchiarelli enlisted the help of trainer and Golden Glove-winning boxing champion Ngo Okafor to put her through the wringer. She completed grueling workouts for 30 days while eating as cleanly as ... More