Health/Fitness

COREPOWER YOGA COMING TO CHARLOTTE

Premier Yoga Brand To Open First Charlotte Studio Near Park Road

America’s leading yoga studio CorePower Yoga is pleased to announce its first Charlotte location near Park Road, located at 540 Brandywine Road. CorePower Yoga roots an intensely physical workout in the mindfulness of yoga, helping students to change their bodies as well as their lives. Studio manager Catrina Reeder will officially open doors to the […]

Jay Johnson Holiday Season Fitness Tips for the Holidays

By Justin Murray What foods should people stay away from this holiday season?                          It is a safe bet to stay away from what I would call “combination foods”, or foods with multiple ingredients: stuffing, casseroles, deserts…you get the point! Most of these foods have the obviously bad things like starches and sugars, but a lot […]

Pearl to Bring Modern, High-End Dentistry to Additional Location

Will Offer 20 Free Cleanings to New Patients CHARLOTTE, N.C., (Oct. 24, 2016) – Pearl. Dentistry Reimagined (Pearl.) will open its second location, situated on the corner of S. Tryon and 4th streets, on Nov. 1. With two primetime Uptown Charlotte cosmetic and general dental offices, Pearl will be able to offer the ultimate in accessibility […]

CycleBar Studio to Open First Location in Charlotte

Will Offer 50 Free Classes Over 10 Days CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Aug. 18, 2016) – CycleBar Midtown CLT, a new concept in premium indoor cycling that offers a high energy workout in a concert-like atmosphere; concierge-level service; and premium amenities, will celebrate its grand opening on Sept. 5. From Aug. 25-Sept. 4, the studio will hold […]

Soothe On-Demand Massage Arrives in Charlotte August 25th!

  Los Angeles— Soothe, the largest and fastest-growing on-demand massage service, will arrive in Charlotte on August 25, 2016. The company brings vetted, certified massage therapists to customers’ homes, offices, or hotels in as little as one hour. Soothe has already launched in 38 cities in the United States, Canada, and the U.K. since its […]

#CLTFREEWORKOUT LAUNCHES IN SIX LOCATIONS

Structured workouts designed by a medical provider offer Charlotte community free fitness Exercise sets a new pace in Charlotte this week with the rollout of #CLTFreeWorkout, a partnership between OrthoCarolina & #thesavageway. Utilizing Clean Graffiti, six free workouts in six neighborhoods around Charlotte will help make fitness and a healthy lifestyle accessible to everyone. The […]

Charlotte Hydration Therapy Business Expands Into Miami

Hip hydration therapy business model translates well in trendy South Florida. Charlotte-born Hydrate Medical, the Queen City’s only IV hydration therapy boutique, has expanded into a new location in Miami, FL. This is the company’s second location and market, with a third new location and market to open July 8 in Lake Norman. “As different […]

Must Have for Father’s Day 2016

By: Ashley-Victoria Smith, Fashion & Lifestyle Contributor    If you’re anything like me, you have absolutely no freaking clue what to give your man, or in my case, my father, for Father’s Day. Seriously, what do you give a man that has everything? We’ve all taken that generic approach in grabbing the Home Depot gift […]

Wanderlust 108 The World’s First Mindful Triathlon

Wanderlust, producers of the largest yoga lifestyle events in the world, brings the Wanderlust 108, the world’s first and only “mindful triathlon,” in partnership with adidas to Charlotte, NC on April 9, 2016.  Wanderlust’s reimagined triathlon consists of a five-kilometer run (or walk), a large-scale 90-minute yoga class and a guided meditation led by top teachers.Mindful triathletes will also enjoy musical performances from […]

Never say never, people!

  By Jay Johnson  Never say never, people! No, I’m not talking about Justin Bieber and hit singles that should have never happened; I’m talking about bad dietary advice. As a personal trainer and nutrition coach, I get a lot of questions about specific types of foods- such as if they are okay to have […]

Giordana Pop-Up Shop Coming to Charlotte Dec. 5-Jan.9

Charlotte cycling lovers are in for a treat. Giordana Cycling (www.GiordanaCycling.com) is bringing its Giordana Pop-Up Shop to Charlotte for the holiday season. Open Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015 to Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016, the retail outlet will be located at 811 Providence Road (formerly Colony Furniture) in Charlotte’s Myers Park/Eastover Neighborhood. Store hours will be […]

NEW BRÖÖ Shampoo and Conditioner

Introducing the NEW BRÖÖ Shampoo and Conditioner Formulas Because beer really DOES make everyone really, really ridiculously good looking! A brew for your ’do? For ages, people have rinsed with beer as a home-brewed recipe for strong, shiny and healthy hair. In the brewing process, malted barley releases B vitamins and proteins that nourish and […]

Now is the perfect time to winter-proof your skin

Life Extension® doctor said daily use of new plant oil supplement can boost and maintain skin moisture by replacing lost “ceramides”– from the inside out As winter weather visits us once again, so does the problem of “winter skin”- that dreaded skin dryness on the face, hands, and feet. For many of us, winter skin […]

Spa Week: Increased Health Benefits of a Wellness Lifestyle

  National Event from October 12th-18th enables millions to enrich their personal health and well-being through affordable $50 spa treatments New York, NY (August 26, 2015): Wellness is now a mainstream lifestyle; it is no longer a unique or niche belief. It is a fact that incorporating spa and wellness treatments into your life will […]

SouthEnd Dentistry

  Your mouth is one of the most sensitive places in your body, not to mention that a nice smile goes a long way. That’s why people jump through hoops to find a good dentist, no one wants to dread going to the dentist. And South Ends own SouthEnd Dentistry goes out of their way […]

New Uptown Business Redefines Perception of the Dentist

Pearl. Dentistry Reimagined Creates a Luxurious & Relaxing Experience for Patients Charlotte, NC (June 9, 2015) – People don’t like going to the dentist, plain and simple. After hearing that from patients time and time again for the last five years, Dr. Jenny Gandhi decided that she needed to do something drastic to change the patient experience. […]

Just Fit

I’m sitting down with Alan Threatt, owner of Just Fit. His passion for training started when he was 22 years old. At that time, he said didn’t have an athletic bone in his body; just a strong will to change his physical appearance. Since then, fitness has been the foundation for every accomplishment he has […]

At Home Beauty Treatments

By Stanley Owings, Fashion Contributor 5 Inexpensive tips on how to look fabulous using items from home I thought it was very apropos to discuss at-home beauty treatments for this, The HOME Issue. I am excited to share with you 5 easy, inexpensive tips to get great looking skin using items you have right in […]

Botanical Tan

By Ashley Rodrigue Elevate Lifestyle: Tell me a little bit about yourself Erika? BT: Well, I grew up in a small lake town north of Chicago and then moved to Florida for a few years before landing here in Charlotte! An avid Chicago sports fan here! I grew up playing sports, fishing and camping, so I […]

DEBRA’S FITNESS 411

By Debra Ann Kennedy, Lifestyle Editor Fitness is such an important part of our lives. Many of us go through periods of our life when we get into our groove and hit the gym on a daily basis. We feel our best, look our best and keep the momentum going strong. Then, something happens that […]