It was an amazingly healthy weekend in the Hamptons. Co-Founders Carrie Brudner and Justin Mitchell hosted the inaugural fitness, fashion, beauty and nutrition event, Healthy Guru, presented by Social Life and SHAPE magazines on Saturday July, 9th at Southampton Arts Center.
Lovely host Veronica Webb helped kickoff the all day event where hundreds of guests in attendance were able to take part in a selection of fitness classes from top trainers including Marvil Fit, Pure Barre, Exhale Spa, Pure Yoga OMG, Meditate, Ripped, JBYoga and DanceBody.
Over 350 people attended including Glen Tobias, Tanya Zuckerbrot, Erika Katz, Real Housewives of New Jersey’s Kim DePaola, Justin Gelband, Rich Graff, Jeff Bell, Max Cure Founder, David Plotkin, Sophie Gray, Sailor Brinkley-Cook, Dr. Kenneth Mark, Aleksandra Milicevic, Leesa Rowland and Larry Wohl.
Throughout the day attendees’ browsed selections from vendors including Rodan +Fields, Essentia water, Phat Buddhawear, Beauty Blow Bar, Erzo, MOO, Face, Love, Fitness, Kore and White Apothecary. Guests enjoyed lite bites from celebrity caterer Andrea Correale, founder of Elegant Affairs, and there were also complimentary healthy snacks, protein bars and beverages from Wtrmln Wtr, Luna Bars, POPCHIPS and many more health focused companies. A beauty bar was set up for guests to try different natural makeup and speak with doctors about the latest cosmetic procedures. In addition, there were chiropractors, massage therapists, as well as healthy influencers on-site for guests to speak with.
Some favorites included body work by the knowledgeable staff at Phlex NYC, NY Health and Wellness tips about metabolic hormone balancing for wellness and weight loss, trying on B Nooch workout gloves, drinking Pro Matcha shakes, sampling Barely Bread, and cooling off with delicious frozen snacks Life Ice.
Throughout the day, there were three panels, hosted by Emmy award winning journalist Raina Seitel, which featured health, beauty, and fitness guest speakers including Carlos Leon (Belleon Body), Dr. David Greuner, MD, (NYC Surgical Associates), Courtney Paul (CPXperience and Bravo “Workout”), Michael Morelli (Morelli Fit), and Lyss Stern (Diva Moms).
The wonderful day closed with a beautiful cocktail party powered by Celebrity DJ CHEF “The Chef That Rocks!” and Cutthroat Kitchen Champion, Marc Weiss, and a fashion show by JUJA Active, which featured actress and style guru, Rachel Heller, and a selection of Click Models. A portion of all proceeds benefited the Southampton Arts Center.
Awesome prizes were raffled off to benefit The Max Cure Foundation for pediatric cancer causes.
The next Healthy Guru event will take place in NYC in October 2016. For more information visit, Healthyguru.com