Health + Beauty

KURE BAZAAR: Vegan Nail Polish

When we first heard the name KURE BAZAAR, admittedly, we were not familiar with this popular non-toxic nail polish line from Paris...now available in Zurich at Schminkbar locations, by Bea Petri. For healthy nails, we generally purchase Butter London polishes...but this new line in Zurich brings some tough competition to the market of manicured nails. Here's…

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NEW: Barre Fitness in Zurich

Barre Fitness has emerged in Zurich, taking on many various forms, but it is Body Love Fitness that has captured our hearts as THE destination for the style of Barre Fitness workouts that we are accustomed to from the United States and United Kingdom. We love the modern music pumping from the speakers and the…

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The NEW Viva Mayr Detox Holiday

What do a gorgeous Greek professional basketball player, a name-remembering, wickedly amusing English gentleman, a pair of stunning Nigerian Queens (not literally but they certainly could be), an English Duke and Duchess, a sweet Dutchman with big belly and bigger smile, a German real-estate magnate and a high-powered, attractive head-turning PR woman, have in common? They…

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Yoga That Gives Back

It's not every day you can do something healthy for your body and, at the same time, give back to a well-deserving charity.  However, Ashtanga Yoga Zurich does just that. 

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Meal Planning with Ease

“Did she really say that? “ Oh girlfriend. Zuri Girl got chatting with Health Coach Vanessa knows how hard it is to plan in the kitchen. She is not a perfect “let’s just whip something up outa the refrigerator” girl. She is a native New Yorker who loved ordering take out. We’re talking Sushi on…

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Detox Holiday at VIVA Mayr

The word 'detox' is a big buzz-word and this summer, Zuri Girl was introduced to one of the world's leading detox destinations,  VIVA, The Center for Modern Mayr Medicine,  located in Austria, just a short trip from Zürich. After reading the  VOGUE Article  on the clinic, we were hooked and simply needed to experience ‘The Cure’…

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Green Thumbs Up for VEG and the City

  An "urban garden", the hottest trend to hit horticulture, is not an oxymoron.  Nor is it impossible, for those of us who thought we lacked that "green thumb gene".  At least once a month, newly opened "VEG and the City" garden store in downtown Zurich hosts a hands-on three hour evening gardening class.

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Booster Pilates – Now Open!

With springtime in full bloom and summer fast approaching, every Zuri Girl appreciates the art of staying active and fit, while enjoying each workout to the fullest.  Booster Pilates, a new fitness studio in the heart of Zurich

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Free Your Mind

How many of our 60-80,000 thoughts per day are as scattered as the snowflakes in a snow globe that has just been shaken up?  Snowflakes, similar to our thoughts, are uniquely individual and seem to either cause us emotions of joy or annoyance depending on our mood. Zuri Girl recently met Bella Glover of beingwell.…

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Welcome INDIGO Fitness!

The hottest health club in town. Literally . The owners of INDIGO fitness just ‘get it’ and it’s about time our gym prayers have been answered. Maybe you have seen the billboards around the city of Zurich. INDIGO Fitness is opening in September 2013 and when we are excited…we mean it Zuri Girl sat down…

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