In Life Time Fitness's LifePower Yoga programs, yogis certified in an array of yoga styles impart students of all levels with strength, flexibility, balance, and focus. Prospective posers can drop in on any class on the schedule, where a varied menu of methods helps students balance the yoga's strengthening and slimming physical benefits along with its meditative, relaxing, and mat-appreciation qualities. An introductory class acquaints incoming limbs with basic poses and the proper way to align them with a suite of breathing techniques. Instructors will help you find pose modifications to accommodate injuries, muscle stiffness or other special needs.
HealthWorks Fitness for Women is a 24-hour gym founded on the belief that women who have access to an unintimidating, body-positive, safe workout space are more inclined to meet and maintain their fitness goals. This newly built, 14,000 square foot gym has everything its clients need to burn calories and build lean muscle, including a dedicated weight-lifting area and cardio- and strength-training machines, and all new members receive a complimentary equipment orientation to help them become acquainted with the machines, which are specifically designed for female gym-goers. Group fitness classes such as Zumba, kickboxing, and aerobics are also included with membership, and personal training is available for a fee for clients in search of more tailored workouts.
The staff at Sculpt U slenderizes physiques and lifts faces with noninvasive microcurrent treatments. Electrical pulses tighten the skin like a hair dryer tightens cellophane pants, lifting droopy areas without the need for plastic surgery or injections. The clinic's SX-101 microcurrent machine is designed to tone bellies, buttocks, and thighs, and the SX-3500 rejuvenates jowls, crow's feet, and turkey necks.
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The inspiring trainers with MetaBody lead troops of workouteers in results-oriented workouts several times weekly. Fun sweat sessions utilize a variety of exercises and disciplines to produce full-body results in a supportive environment ideal for both beginners and hard-core core-hardeners alike. During any class, motivational instructors will use your instinctual distrust of routine to their advantage. Begin a day of litigating with a refreshing early-morning boot-camp session, or wind down by burning evidence and pounds with a late-evening yoga class. Muscles are kept guessing with new and challenging moves during each session, so participants never fall into a boring, ineffective routine, such as regular teeth brushing. In addition to the fitness classes, students receive a success guide to help prepare for imminent pound loss, a nutrition guide, and a $100 gift certificate for individual coaching. Since the pass sets a five-class cap at any given location, roving fitness mavens can further shake up their workout regimen by vetting a series of classes or instructors that work best for them.