Published on : Thursday, May 11, 2017
Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills will be actively participating in Global Wellness Day again this year on Saturday, June 10, 2017 through a variety of fitness, spa, and food and beverage initiatives with leading celebrity experts and brands. Michael Newcombe, General Manager of Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, and head of the Global Spa Task Force Team for Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, is very passionate about Global Wellness Day, and believes in the importance of Wellness initiatives throughout the brand.
This year, Global Wellness Day will be celebrated in over 100 countries from sunrise in New Zealand until sunset in Hawaii. Founded six years ago by Belgin Aksoy from Istanbul, this is a special day that reminds the entire world of the importance of living well, encompassing everything from exercise and beauty treatments, spiritual teachings and ways of thinking, to the harmony between body and spirit. This is a social movement without any commercial purpose, celebrated around the world on the second Saturday of June every year.
The morning of Global Wellness Day will begin at 8:30 am at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills with Nikki Sharp, the new face of the Health and Wellness programs for Global Green and author of the Five Day Real Food Detox book, who will lead a morning yoga session on the Hotel’s rooftop helicopter pad, featuring 180 degree views of the city. Celebrity Nutritionist Kimberly Snyder, author of four New York Times Bestseller Books, including the latest book Radical Beauty with Deepak Chopra, will be speaking at a media breakfast at Culina following the yoga session.
World-renowned Astrologer Susan Miller from InStyle Magazine, AstrologyZone and several other top news outlets around the world, will be giving an exclusive talk at 11:00 am. This will be a rare opportunity to spend time with Susan, as she takes participants on an adventure to explore planetary cycles and aspects that will affect people and the world in 2017.
Former NBA Star turned wellness expert John Salley will be discussing his personal journey and details on exciting new health food projects at noon, followed by lunch at Cabana Restaurant, created by the Chefs of Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills with produce from the biodynamic farm One Gun Ranch in Malibu. Plant-based experts John Salley and Kathy Freston will be participating in the lunch.
At 2:30 pm, there will be an Eco Beauty Panel with Tata Harper, founder of Tata Harper skincare; Romain Gaillard, founder of The Detox Market; Suzanne Hall, editor of The Chalkboard; and moderated by Rona Berg, editor in chief of Organic Spa Magazine. They will be speaking about the benefits of organic beauty and skincare products and the newest trends.
At 3:45 pm, Alo Yoga influencers Andrew Sealy and Caitlin Turner will lead a demonstration of Acro Yoga on the Helipad. This will be followed by a special afternoon meditation on the Helipad by Todd Savvas, who worked for years as the spiritual expert for Soho House West Hollywood.
The Spa at Four Seasons Los Angeles will also donate USD 10 from each BioMeditation energy treatment, ila Manipura Experience spa treatment and Tata Harper facial that takes place on June 10 to Global Green.