• Indulge,  Wellness

    Boost Goes ‘Lean & Green’ With New Smoothies & Juices

    Always wished that Boost would have more ‘green’ juices to get your daily dose of veggies? Wait no more! Boost Juice Bars has launched a new category of “Lean & Green” smoothies and juices to make it easier for us to go healthy by providing good-for-the-body options when it comes to beverages. Ditch the coffee and sugar-induced drinks, the Lean & Green range of smoothies and juices are made from whole fruits and vegetables freshly blended to provide the body an easy way to absorb all the essential vitamins and minerals and will boost your nutrition and energy levels and help you achieve your health goals. Introducing Green Smoothies like the…

  • Diet,  Indulge,  Wellness

    World’s First Ice Cream Cleanse Now Available

    Presenting possibly the word’s tastiest detox – the ice cream cleanse. Days and days of eating absolutely nothing but ice cream… and all for positive health purposes? What sorcery is this! As shared by this article in Gizmodo, the magical detox is offered by an ice cream parlor at California named Kippy’s! Heavily intrigued by the cleanse, Gizmodo writer Brent Rose decided that he and his girlfriend should try out the tasty ordeal. Before you happily venture out to buy tubs of ice creams from grocery stores, do note that the ice cream involved in this cleanse isn’t any ordinary ice cream. Kippy’s! specializes in non-dairy ice cream that’s entirely raw,…

  • Indulge,  Wellness

    Boost’s New Antioxidant ‘Superfruit Smoothie’

    Acai and Goji and Cranberries..these are a few of our favourite things! Boost Juice Bars is introducing a new ‘Superfruit Smoothie’ consisting of apple juice, raspberries, blueberries, vanilla and strawberry yoghurt and an antioxidant booster.  Specially formulated by Boost, this ‘Superfruit Booster’ is a supplement consisting various berries such as acai berry, goji berry, cranberry, and pomegranate – all of which have a high level of antioxidants. Those looking for a healthier alternative to a yummy cold drink, the ‘Superfruit Smoothie’ is at least 98% fat free, with no artificial flavourings, no added preservatives or colourings, and no added sugar or water. Available in three sizes – Kids, Medium and Original, the…

  • Indulge,  Wellness

    Boost Introduces ‘The Weekend Warrior’ Flavour & Certified Halal

    All health and fitness junkies can now look forward to a new protein smoothie! If you’re a fan of Boost Juice Bars, you’re going to love this: Boost is launching “The Weekend Warrior,” a new protein smoothie specially created for Malaysian fitness enthusiasts in preparation for the OCBC Cycle Malaysia 2014 held from January 17 to 19, at Dataran Merdeka. ‘The Weekend Warrior’ is a combination of banana, blueberries, oats, low fat milk, honey, protein booster, chia seeds and To-Die-For (TD4) vanilla yoghurt.  Apart from being high in protein it is also rich in antioxidants and vitamin C, providing the necessary boost for one’s workout. ‘The Weekend Warrior’ is essentially…

  • Indulge,  Wellness

    Coca-Cola Life: A Greener, Healthier Alternative?

    We’re all becoming more aware of how soft drinks are bad for ya, deemed nothing more than carbonated sugar water – so it comes as no surprise that cola makers are now trying to come up with a “healthier” alternative to keep us buying their products! Indeed, anything ‘green’, ‘organic’, and ‘natural’ are keywords most of us health-conscious look for when considering what to pump into our bodies, and understanding that, Coca-Cola is the latest to jump on the ‘Living Green’ bandwagon with their latest product, Coca-Cola Life. It looks convincing enough; the green label and the use of recyclable materials such as the award-winning Plant Bottle, aluminum cans and…

  • Indulge,  Wellness

    Yonanas Healthy Ice-Cream Maker

    Now you can have ice-cream for breakfast, lunch and dinner! Having a sweet tooth isn’t the problem. In fact, a level teaspoon of white sugar has only 16 calories. The problem is we don’t eat sugar on its own. If you’ve ever tried to bake a decent cake or cookie, you’ll know it’s virtually impossible without flour, fat and sugar.  So, when you eliminate sugar-laden foods, you’re actually removing calories from fat and refined starches as well. That doesn’t leave any options to appease your sweet tooth though does it? Until now! How about some healthy ice-cream? Guilt-free, fat-free and dairy free soft serve ice-cream that will not only satisfy…

  • Diet,  Food,  Health,  Indulge,  Lifestyle,  Wellness

    Pop Nutz – Butter So Good You’ll Spread

    Love nutty spreads but not the “extras” that come with it? Pop Nutz is the new name to remember, my friends. It’s hard to find a spread in the market today that is not saturated with all the bad stuff that our mothers warned us about. Chances are we’re actually consuming more sugar and oil than desired. That’s what prompted Herny Suraya and Anna Chew to start off Pop Nutz. Let’s just say it’s a (healthy) passionate affair with homemade nut butters. The enterprising duo are health freaks who believed that nothing is better than the real thing. One day, they chanced upon all natural, imported peanut butter that was retailing at specialty…

  • Indulge,  VenusMaxisFeed,  Wellness

    The Health Benefits of Massage

    It’s a Public Holiday so that means it’s time to unwind. Massage is a good way to start. Ahh the pleasures of a good massage. No one can deny the joy you get from such a session once in a while. It’s unbelievably calming and soothing, not just for the body but also the mind and soul. More than just pampering, massage is now known to be full of health benefits. Here are five perfect reasons why you should go for more massages: Induce Sleep  – Notice how you can easily fall asleep even though the masseuse is working back and forth on a knot on your body? Scientists say…

  • Indulge,  Wellness

    World’s First Healthy Pizza Anyone?

    A scientist from Glasgow University, UK has created what is dubbed as the world’s first nutritionally balanced pizza – good enough for three meals a day.  For most of us pizza lovers, the notion of indulging in pizza for breakfast, lunch and dinner all in a single day sounds a bit absurd even though we may secretly love the idea. The worry about extra calories is enough for us to swear them off. But what if, you can have pizza that has all the goodness an adult needs? The scientist in question is Mike Lean who claims to have developed a pizza containing 30 percent of an adult’s recommended amount…

  • Indulge,  Lifestyle

    New Online Series is a Piece of Cake

    Got a sweet tooth? Love desserts but don’t know how to make them? Well, instead of buying overpriced cupcakes and cakes at your nearest shopping mall, why don’t you make your own and impress your family and friends? This coming May, CelebrateTV presents a new online series called Piece of Cake featuring simple and interesting ways of making desserts! You no longer have to stay glued to your TV for your favourite baking show to come on, just come online at the CelebrateTV Facebook page or right here at VenusBuzz.com, where we’ll be airing the 10-episodes every Friday starting May 11th. The show launches this today (May 4th), and is hosted by Satira…