While LA, New York, and San Fran often get credit for being cutting edge health-centric cities, the wellness scene in Cincinnati is getting bigger and better by the day. Juice bars, outdoor yoga sessions in Washington Park, and paleo meal options are becoming (more) normative, and kombucha on tap is finally cool.
Here are five wellness trends emerging in the Queen City to keep your eye on in 2018.
1. Float tanks: These personal water chambers are popping up all over the tri-state. Floating is known as one of the best ways to reach maximum physical and mental relaxation. Boasted by top athletes including Steph Curry, these tanks contain 6-12 inches of sterile, body temperature water mixed with over 800 lbs of medical-grade epsom salts to ensure that anyone and everyone can float. If you’re searching for stress reduction, anxiety relief, sports recovery, or just plain relaxation, you may give this trend a try.