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Celebrity hairstylist Nunzio Saviano recently opened his latest eponymous salon on Madison Avenue in New York City. Visit at nunziosaviano.com to discover his latest news and products.
Nike Master Trainer Alex Silver-Fagan has launched two new signature training programs at alexsilverfagan.com.
Susan Kleiner, Ph.D., R.D.N., just published The New Power Eating, the update to her best-selling nutrition guide for exercisers.
Chef Ayesha Curry just launched two new home-product lines-the Ayesha Curry Bedding Collection and Ayesha Curry Kitchen Collection-at JCPenney stores (jcpenney.com) and other retailers.
Sleep expert Michael Breus, Ph.D., is offering an updated version of his four-week educational course called "How to Improve Your Sleep Quality" ($39, thesleepdoctor.com). It will include the latest tips on how to get sounder, healthier shut-eye.
Registered dietitian and nutritionist Dawn Jackson Blatner has launched her Online Nutrition Camp & Challenge, a five-week program to help you lock in key lifestyle habits to boost your health (with a before-and-after tracker, a habit worksheet, meal ideas, and live nutrition classes-but zero weigh-ins.)
Michele Olson, Ph.D., a senior clinical professor of sport science at Huntingdon College in Alabama, just presented new research on fitness tests for wheelchair basketball players at the 2018 North American Federation of Adapted Physical Activity symposium at Oregon State University. "It's extremely rewarding," Olson says of working with the school-age players.
Makeup artist Jenny Patinkin has launched a collection of Luxury Vegan Brushes (available at jennypatinkin.com) made of synthetic fibers. Each brush contains more than double the amount of fibers in conventional brushes for a velvety feel.
Designer Aurora James has opened a new boutique in Brooklyn, New York, for her covetable Brother Vellies footwear and fashion line, just in time for this fall's releases. You can also shop the collection at brothervellies.com.
A new study from the American Council on Exercise found that 20 minutes of high-intensity interval resistance exercise was just as-if not more-effective at boosting cardio health and strength as doing 45 minutes of traditional moderate-intensity resistance exercise. You can find the full details here: https://tinyurl.com/y9vb9rhb
Dr. Frank Lipman, M.D.-together with celebrity chef Tricia Williams-created Be Well Eats and Be Well Eats Keto meal-delivery plans in New York to offer delicious, nutrient-dense meals and smoothies that are made from organic, grain-free, dairy-free, pasture-raised and locally sourced (when possible) ingredients. Find more details at bewell.com.
Dr. Ellen Marmur has just introduced Marmur Metamorphosis. The skin care line comprises a serum, mask, cell phone app (MMSkincare, free on iTunes), and the MMSphere, an LED light device that is meant to enhance the ingredients in the masks and serums for optimal results.