If there’s one thing that motivates us to get up of the sofa and move our bodies, it’s the promise of new kit.
What adds more bounce to your workout than a fresh pair of trainers?
What better way to revitalise your stretching session than with a snazzy yoga mat?
We’re all for the fun of retail therapy when it helps you reach your fitness goals.
So with this aim in mind, take a browse of the health and wellbeing buys we’re recommending this week, from a weekend away to a set of kettlebells.
Need a break? Book yourself a Feel Good Weekend in Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. Stay in a luxury bell tent with a wood-fired hot tub and indulge in extra activities including a food foraging and feasting experience, salt-water swimming and kayaking.
Book from £200 via Little Retreats
Fitness influencer Carly Rowena has released her first activewear collection with Halo Fitness. Comprising 23 pieces, CR x Halo includes shorts, leggings, sports bras, tank tops, socks and sweatshirts. It’s designed for everyone from school-run mums to brunching millennials.
Buy items from £11.99 from Halo Fitness
We can’t get enough of these Under Armour Mega 2 Clone trainers. The upper material is created to stretch and expand to your foot shape as you run, while the Hovr foam provides extreme cushioning, making them super-comfy.
Buy for £130 from Under Armour
Worth the weight
AI-powered fitness app Freeletics has released a range of kettlebells and dumbbells. Simple and affordable, they’re a great choice for beginners.
Buy dumbbells from £12.84 each (2.5kg), kettlebells from £51.38 (8kg) from Freeletics
Watermans Moisturise Me hand and skin cream is the perfect addition to your regime after summer. Loaded with natural plant oils and butters, it will restore elasticity and keep skin moisturised.
Buy for £6.40 from Watermans
Go flat out
If you’re one of the lucky ones off on holiday, make sure you pack this Kin Yoga Mara travel mat. Super-smooth and foldable, it comes with good topside grip and a secure base. The print gets extra points for individuality.
Buy for £55 from Kin Yoga Mats
Now we know the importance of fibre for our gut, so it’s time to feed it goodness. Good Hemp Good Gut Feeling high-fibre snack bars each contain a quarter of your daily fibre allowance. Choose from Peanut, Cocoa or Hazelnut and Hemp Heart.
Buy a box of 12 for £18 from Good Hemp
None of your period products are designed to be flushed down the toilet — they take around 500 years to degrade. Planera’s new biodegradable sanitary pad is made of plant fibres, tree sap, and a biodegradable polymer, which when flushed, breaks down into plant fibres.
Buy a box of 15 from £60 from Planera
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