ASCENO is our lounge and swimwear brand of choice so we jumped at the chance to collaborate on a competition for our lovely customers! The lucky winner will get a 3-day detox, as well as an ASCENO bikini and beach kaftan.
Recently there has been a backlash against the idea of healthy eating and those who encourage it, no doubt due to an overcrowded market with mixed messages. “Is fat our friend or foe!?” “Will I be committing a cardinal sin if I eat meat on a Monday!?”. So we've written up our top tips for staying grounded when it comes to maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
A report by the National Obesity Forum and the Public Health Collaboration is demanding a major overhaul of official dietary guidelines. They claim the last thirty years of NHS official health advice urging people to adopt low-fat diets is having “disastrous health consequences”, and is based on “flawed science”. So is fat our friend or foe?
Since reducing the amount of dairy in my diet I have experienced better digestion and seen positive changes in my skin. Although important for young children and women who are pregnant, dairy foods are not a necessary component of an adult diet. So we've compiled a guide to the best dairy alternatives and how to incorporate them into your diet.
Whether you choose to eat meat or not is a matter of personal preference. It is true that meat is highly nutritious. It provides a valuable source of protein and other key nutrients such as vitamin B12 and iron. But adequate amounts of these key nutrients can be gained from eating other highly nutritious plant-based foods.
Eggs have been given a bit of a bad rap over the years, mainly because of their high cholesterol content and suspected links to heart disease. This is undeserved. Wonderfully versatile, eggs are perfect for making quick, satisfying meals, and dishes such as omelettes and frittatas are ideal vehicles for an array of tasty vegetables.
Praised by the likes of Calgary Avansino, Millie Mackintosh and Vogue, we are thrilled to add Paola's BodyBarre to our studio schedule. The dynamic, fun, and high energy classes draw elements from both Pilates and ballet barre techniques, yielding incredible results. We speak to the founder of this ever popular fitness class, Paola Di Lanzo.
Having the word ‘detox’ in our name is a double-edged sword. It has worked well in cementing our place in the wellness industry and helps people immediately recognise our food as healthy. However we wouldn’t place ourselves under the traditional sense of the word ‘detox’. So what exactly do we mean by ‘detox’?
Running a marathon is undoubtedly one of the most challenging experiences in life - as soon as you cross that finish line, the feeling of intense accomplishment is like no other. With so much of the focus on prepping for the race, what you do post-race is just as important to give you body the rest it needs.
Unlike the post-Christmas return to work we’re feeling refreshed and energised after Easter. With lighter mornings and (slightly) warmer temperatures, it’s the perfect time of year for a fresh start. To help you on your way, we've made a list of our top ways to get back to your healthy lifestyle.
We are thrilled to introduce FORM Studios classes to our schedule. FORM’s original and exclusive workout concept takes reformer pilates to the next level in a dynamic 50-minute workout. Designed to fit perfectly around busy lifestyles, classes combinine the strength training of pilates and HIRT.
Polly James was born and bred in West London and spent most of her youth doing cartwheels and spinning around in a giant car tire that was in the garden. She now gets her upside down fix teaching Rockin' Vinyasa at our studio. But what exactly is Rockin' Vinyasa?
The Active Detox has been developed in order to fully support healthy eating and exercise in order to make it as enjoyable, manageable and effective as possible. This 1800-calorie package supplies the perfect combination of nutrients for those leading an active lifestyle, while still leaving you feeling light, energised and nourished.
It's easy for us to think that we're too small to make any sort of difference, but it is this attitude that we need to change. We as individuals can make a difference with just a few simple lifestyle changes.
Vertue Method is a fusion of yoga, weighted circuit training and meditation, designed by London based, Australian Yoga Teacher & Personal Trainer Shona Vertue. We snuck into a class to see what all the hype is about.
There are many varieties of this soft-leafed herb. In Italian cooking, sweet basil is used most frequently. Its intense aromatic flavour goes perfectly with meat and fish, and the bright green leaves are delicious ripped over a cold gazpacho or blitzed into a vibrant pesto.
Simply select the package that is right for you, choose your start date and duration, and look forward to your first delivery of wholesome food.ORDER/CHECK POSTCODE
This 1,500-calorie package provides a rich source of nutrients, made up of whole grains, legumes, vegetables, fruit, nuts, seeds and lean protein. All of our meat is free-range and our fish and seafood are sustainably sourced.
those who are looking to permanently change their lifestyles for the better. Packed full of energy and nutrients, this package is perfect for those who would like to begin or maintain a healthy diet