The soothing gemstone is known for opening up the heart chakra to love and positive energy, making it the quintessence of well-being.
Rose quartz has been rocking the wellness scene for centuries. Legend has it that Cleopatra bathed with the stuff to harness its healing and anti-aging properties: stimulating circulation to deliver oxygen to the skin and clearing out tension, toxins, and impurities. The soothing gemstone is also known for opening up the heart chakra to love and positive energy, making it the quintessence of well-being.
Prime Day starts Monday, July 15 and runs through Tuesday, July 16. Here are the yoga essentials we’re hoping will be on deep discount.
Prime Day has quickly become one of the hottest shopping days of the year. But, this summer, Amazon is giving you two whole days to score mega sales online, and, in store, at Whole Foods.
Discounts aren’t revealed until the sales go live on Monday, July 15, but you can start watching deals on your Amazon app right now. Here are two ways: go to “Today’s Deals” in the dropdown and and review “Upcoming.” Add items to your “Watching” list by tapping “Watch This Deal” to be alerted when it’s time to buy (make sure that your phone is set to enable notifications). Secondly, type “sneak peek” into your Amazon search bar and start scrolling, add any interesting deals to your watch list. Just remember, you have to be an Amazon Prime member to score these discounts.
Nothing is more annoying during a vinyasa flow than a zipper stabbing you in the thigh during revolved lunge. Or what about during a yin class when the elastic waist feels a little too tight in your supine twists? Uncomfortable clothing can quickly take you out of your meditative state. Avoid that problem all-together with these trendy and extremely comfortable pieces perfect for identifying yogi males.
Tell dad you love him with thoughtful gifts that can inspire him to live a healthier, happier life.
The Father of All Water Bottles
Is dad drinking enough water? Probably not. Keep him hydrated with the roomy Hydroflask 32 oz Growler that keeps water ice cold and draft brews carbonated. ($44.95, hydroflask.com)
The Stylish Alternative to Sweats
Give dad these stretchy, sweat-proof, quick-dry, ultra versatile, UPF 50+ pants and see if he ever takes them off. PrAna Men’s Super Mojo Pants 2.0 are perfect for the gym or just lounging on the couch. ($79, yogaoutlet.com)
The Daily Stoic: 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perserverance, and the Art of Living features philosophy from great ancient thinkers like Marcus Aurelius and Seneca. It might just motivate dad to live his best life. ($15, amazon.com)
Lightweight, quick-drying and ever-so-slightly tailored, the Men’s L.L. Bean Trail Tee works for a yoga class, at the gym, or on the hiking trail. ($22.95, llbean.com)
The semi-precious stones in the Vision Men’s Bracelet from Tiny Devotions can help dad find clarity and empower him to face fears head-on. Plus, he’ll think of you every time he wears it. ($48, lovetinydevotions.com)