The first ever Wellness Weekend in the city, is to be held at The Grand, Vasant Kunj on October 23 and 24. It is being hosted by women’s health magazine, Prevention. It is scheduled to assemble more than 80 experts from different spheres of health, wellness and beauty.Prevention editor Sanghamitra Chakraborty says, "The idea is to bring about a positive change in the way people perceive and implement health based issues." Elaborating on the Wellness Weekend she says, "There will be six zones comprising of food, health, beauty, alternative therapy zone, etc. There will also be workshops, demonstrations, experiences and makeovers for the visitors."
Another exciting thing about this event is the shopping area with Delhi’s first big Farmers’ Market and a wholly organic café.
Entry is by invitation only. The event will witness the who’s who of the Delhi circuit along with the magazine’s past cover girls -Rina Dhaka, Samantha Kochhar, Nisha Singh, Simar Duggal and more.
“It’s going to be an engaging affair with experts from medicine, yoga, fitness, beauty and health. People will benefit a lot from expert’s advises and practical experience,” says dietician Ishi Khosla who will be part of this event.
Makeup expert Vidya Tikari who’s going to give makeovers during this wellness weekend says, “It’s a great event. I’m going to make people delay the ageing process with some great tricks.”