Go with the flow

Posted on 16 Feb 2012 at 5:17pm

Trying yoga for the first time can be an intimidating experience. But that misses the point of this ancient practice that combines stretching, breath … and peace JEF TINGLEY  | Contributing Writer Some do it for their mind, some do it for their body, some do it for both. But all yoga students have one [...]

Dynamic duo

Posted on 16 Feb 2012 at 5:16pm

Couple Jennifer Pickert and Kara Robinson pursue fitness goals together and apart In most relationships, uttering phrases like “take a hike” or “just walk out that door” would be a telltale sign of discord. But for couple Kara Robinson and Jennifer Pickert, it’s a term of endearment. And while they may have separate workout routines, [...]

If the shoe fits

Posted on 16 Feb 2012 at 5:15pm

The innovations in these shoes strike the right balance for walkers and runners of all types.  They sound like cars with multi-systems interplayed in their designs, but the results can be a dynamic fit providing the most comfort. And they look cool too.  All are available at major sports apparel retailers. ASICS Gel-Tech Walker Neo [...]

Getting raw – with your face

Posted on 16 Feb 2012 at 5:13pm

What could be better than playing safe and going raw? And you don’t even need to be in a relationship to do it. Dallas-based cosmetics company Raw for Men produces a skin care line targeted at those among the population with tougher hides that still require a little pampering. And that has gay men written [...]

No fangs needed

Posted on 16 Feb 2012 at 5:12pm

Advanced Skin Fitness takes a cue from vampires to give patients a youthful look STEVEN LINDSEY  | Contributing Writer Horrified by your wrinkles and other signs of ageing? It’s a fact of life that simply sucks. But there’s a revolutionary procedure that takes cues from those mythic bloodsuckers to achieve remarkable results. It’s called the [...]

Part(y)ing shot

Posted on 16 Feb 2012 at 5:11pm

A little needle work can turn a dull soiree into a face-saving event   RICH LOPEZ  | Staff Writer How’s this for a Saturday evening: You head to a friend’s soiree, pick through the nibblies, grab a cocktail and then have someone stab a needle into your face. That may not sound like your typical [...]

Work it!

Posted on 16 Feb 2012 at 5:10pm

Dallas is awash in places for fitness-conscious gay men to build muscles … and show off a little There’s not a loss for gyms around the Oak Lawn neighborhood. Several fitness centers dot the healthy landscape from Uptown to Downtown and several in between. This is a list of health clubs that are among the [...]

Body: Health | Beauty | Fitness section

Posted on 16 Feb 2012 at 5:03pm

Body: Our health and fitness section Click on the headline to view > Go with the flow > Dynamic duo > If the shoe fits > Feet don’t fail > Getting raw — with your face > No fangs needed > Part(y)ing shot > Work it!

Body & Fitness Spring 2011: Table of Contents

Posted on 17 Feb 2011 at 8:00pm

• Scent from above: Michelle Bardwell offers aromatherapy like you’ve never experienced it at her new Flower Road Natural Therapies studio • Excess baggage: Admitting to yourself that you don’t use your gym membership is the first step to recovery — the next is figuring exactly what to do now that you’re over it • [...]

Body & Fitness: Gym Roundup

Posted on 17 Feb 2011 at 5:56pm

Below is a list of some of the larger gyms in the area that are popular within the community. Along with their contact information, we’ve included observations made while gathering our information for you. You’re welcome. Club Dallas Has been exclusively serving gay men for more than 30 years. They are open 24 hours. 2616 [...]