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Unlock Your Body And Go For The Gusto!

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Essentrics® exercises are based on techniques that work to enhance the natural movements of the body. This full-body program is comprised of flowing movements done in a specific sequence to work through all the muscles chains, liberating the muscles, relaxing the joints, and allowing you to move with ease. Releasing tension while slowly moving is one of the most powerful ways to gently and rapidly increase flexibility and strength. Essentrics® deliberate relaxed movements can empower muscles, unlock long-standing knots, and rebuild mobility into stiffened joints.

Essentrics® Neuromuscular Techniques are aimed at gently harmonizing muscle flexibility and strength with safe, smooth, relaxed movements. Essentrics® emphasis on releasing tension while performing whole-body movements allows you to reawaken cells, replenish tissues, restore joint health, rebuild lost strength, revive energy, and remain sustainably pain-free without depending on drugs or expensive medical treatments. The more you relax the more capable you will be of bending, twisting, turning and reaching, and the stronger you will become and the younger you will feel.

Each Essentrics® exercise is an intricate interplay between the musculoskeletal system and the nervous system, and is designed to follow the body’s natural flow. The organic nature of these Essentrics® movements help you safely maximize range of motion and effectively gain balanced strength and flexibility. The whole body working together in harmony helps you move freely uninhibited by pain and stiffness, with energy and vigor for life. Unlock your body and go for the gusto with Essentrics®.

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Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

Mirror, mirror on the wall, a useful tool for one and all. The mirrors in the soon to open, newly renovated, Essentrics® with Karen In-home Studio are fabulous! A mirror is a great tool to help you maximize the benefits of your Essentrics® workout. Good technique is essential in Essentrics®. A mirror provides immediate help for you to assess your form. It hones your body awareness which is advantageous for doing the Essentrics® movements to the best of your ability. A mirror allows you to see what you need to adjust in your body so you can get the most out of your Essentrics® workout.

Mirrors as tools

Essentrics® is a full-body workout with flowing movements that improve your strength and mobility simultaneously. Watching yourself in the mirror can help you learn many things about your body. It is not just for the beginner level, you can continue to use the mirror to check your form at any skill level. You might think that you are doing an Essentrics® movement correctly but when you check your reflection, you realize you could improve it, or take it a bit further.  Whether a novice or a Master Trainer, the mirror is a great ally when it comes to fully experiencing the many wonderful benefits of Essentrics®. Learn more about what Essentrics® can do for you. Contact Essentrics with Karen today!

Young and Vibrant!

Keep your body and your brain young and vibrant with Essentrics®! Body awareness is an essential element of Essentrics® that links the brain and the body—more awareness yields better movement. Each movement is an intricate interplay between the musculoskeletal system and the nervous system. Essentrics® exercises nudge your body out of its comfort zone, by continually shifting positions and targeting your muscles from different angles, your brain adjusts and adapts your body as you move. Every single muscle contraction and release comes from a message in the brain—the more complicated the movement, the greater the activity of the brain.

Essentrics® promotes all kinds of changes in the brain, including neural growth, improved circulation, and new activity patterns that promote feelings of well-being. It also releases powerful chemicals in your brain that energize your spirits and make you feel good. Finally, Essentrics® forges new connections between the brain and the body calling into action the full suite of cognitive functions. Using a fluid combination of lengthening and strengthening, this unique program fires up every part of your brain and your body.

Essentrics® full-body workouts rebalance the entire musculoskeletal system, while directly employing the neurological system to continually link the brain and the body. Sweeping rotational movements send messages throughout the body, and a wide array of brain areas are called into play. Essentrics® sequential exercise progressions follow the body’s natural flow in sync with how the body was designed to move. Each class is specifically designed to engage your brain, and to release and rebalance the entire body while developing lean, strong and flexible muscles. Keep your body and your brain young and vibrant with Essentrics®!

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Pull Out of Depression

Pull out of depression with Essentrics®. Exercise is one of the most effective ways to improve your mental health. In fact, regular exercise has shown great promise in alleviating symptoms of depression. It relieves stress, helps you sleep better, and boosts your overall mood. Research indicates that even modest amounts of exercise can make a difference. Low-intensity exercise sustained over time supports nerve cell growth in the brain, improving nerve cell connections, which helps relieve depression. No matter what your age or fitness level, you can learn to use exercise as a tool to feel better physically, and mentally.

Essentrics® is a powerful depression fighter for several reasons. Essentrics® promotes all kinds of changes in the brain, including neural growth, improved circulation, and new activity patterns that promote feelings of well-being. It also releases powerful chemicals in your brain that energize your spirits and make you feel good. Finally, Essentrics® forges new connections between the brain and the body calling into action the full suite of cognitive functions. Each class is specifically designed to release and rebalance the entire body while developing lean, strong and flexible muscles.

Essentrics® sweeping, full-body, rotational movements send messages throughout the entire body, and a wide array of brain areas are called into play. Using a fluid combination of lengthening and strengthening, this unique program  fires up every part of your brain and your body helping you pull yourself out of a downward spiral. Essentrics® sequential exercise progressions follow the body’s natural flow in sync with how the body was designed to move. This full-body workout rebalances the entire musculoskeletal system, while directly employing the neurological system. Simultaneously, the circulatory, respiratory, and gastrointestinal systems are stimulated releasing tension, restoring harmony, and improving both your physical and mental health. Feel healthier and happier with Essentrics!

Ease Anxiety

Chronic anxiety is crippling. Excessive worry crowds your brain with distorted thoughts that can quickly spiral out of control. Physically, you may experience , tension throughout your body, shortness of breath, knots in your stomach, and a racing heartbeat. Chronic anxiety takes a serious toll on your mental health and your physical well-being.

Essentrics® offers a natural and effective way to break the cycle of constant worry. Deliberate focus on body awareness serves as a distraction, helping you to break out of the cycle of negative thoughts that feed anxiety. Essentrics® progressive sequences, designed to follow the body’s natural flow, relieve both physical and mental stress by stimulating the release of endorphins, powerful chemicals in your brain that energize your body and make you feel good.

Regular exercise has been scientifically proven to help relieve anxiety. Essentrics® gentle flowing movements promote feelings of calm, and enhance well-being by releasing tension and liberating tight muscles everywhere in your body. Flowing relaxed movements allow you to move with ease, coordination, and total freedom. Ease anxiety. Optimize your health and well-being with Essentrics®.

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Boost Your Brain

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Age happens. Act now, boost your brain, and truly begin aging backwards with Essentrics®. The rapid decline of your cognitive functions is not an inevitability that must be accepted and endured as you age. Essentrics® unique program offers a comprehensive plan that can enhance memory, improve vital network connections, and stimulate brain activity and growth.

The human brain is remarkably resilient. Scientists have proven that, as long as you stay active, your brain can actually keep growing and adding brain cells well into your twilight years. Essentrics® age-reversing workouts help reduce fatigue, improve alertness and concentration, enhance overall cognitive abilities, and boost your general mood.

Essentrics® engages both the mind and the body using neuromuscular techniques and specific exercise progressions to safely and effectively slow down and even reverse the aging process. The full-body exercises in Essentrics® are designed to follow the body’s natural flow. As you grow older, the organic nature of these Essentrics® movements can help lengthen your life span, and also improve the quality of your life. Act now, boost your brain, and truly begin aging backwards with Essentrics®.

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Stress Less

Stress less! Essentrics® is ideal for those overwhelmed by stress. It can help you release tension, rebalance strength and flexibility, and restore harmony throughout your body. Full body exercise is the secret to maintaining freedom of movement and quality of life. The healing benefits of Essentrics® are powerful.

Stress forces your body to contract, internally tightening your muscles, reducing blood flow, and impeding the normal function of vital organs. By using each and every muscle, the Essentrics® program relieves stress, improves circulation, aids in digestion, and boosts your overall mood. Flowing relaxed movements allow you to move with ease, coordination, and total freedom.

Relaxing while moving your body has powerful healing benefits. Relaxation is essential to Essentrics®. Specific neuromuscular techniques are used to release tension and liberate tight muscles everywhere in your body gently harmonizing muscle flexibility and strength. This is one of the major reasons Essentrics® is so beneficial for your physical health, and your mental well-being.

Stress less. Release tension, rebalance strength and flexibility, and restore harmony throughout your body with Essentrics®.

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