KC Concepcion and Piolo Pascual get fit with Plana Forma and Real Leaf

When In Manila and and going through a list of the sexiest and most beautiful young women of today, you’ll surely find showbiz royalty KC Concepcion placed at the top of the pack. What makes her a real icon of beauty and wellness? Well, we’re about to find out.





KC Concepcion loves keeping fit and sexy. For KC, pursuing a healthy life is a passion. She believes it’s what inspires confidence and a positive disposition. Though it sure is a lot of work, she commits herself to it. But being in the spotlight, juggling tight schedules day by day makes staying in shape all the more challenging. That is why it’s important to make the right choices. More than anything else, we must be mindful of what we take in to our bodies.


That is why KC Concepcion keeps it real. She goes for what she enjoys the most. She goes for what feels natural all the time. Recently, KC was named the face of the new fitness trend called Plana Forma!


Plana Forma brings to Manila a unique technique that combines pilates, yoga and dance in what could probably be the most intense and addictive workout you’ll ever experience.


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There couldn’t be any better, realer choice. Expertly brewed and made only of the highest standards, Real Leaf packs the wholesome benefits of refreshing real tea deliciously blended with the natural goodness of real honey in one great-tasting bottle. Plus it’s made even more luscious by infusing fruit flavors such as lychee, lemon and apple. It’s a one-of-a-kind combination that helps revive both mind and body– perfect for people who would never settle for less than what they deserve.





Of course it’s never different when it comes to the fitness regimen and routines she follows. To make it a truly reviving experience she enjoys every time, she chose to take dance classes to keep in shape. While in Paris, KC Concepcion also practiced Agni Yoga, a form of yoga that focuses on stretching and developing flexibility to strengthen the muscles. She also used to follow a specially prescribed circuit-training workout. “Every morning, even if my call time for the day is at 8 a.m., I’m at the gym. [My trainer] never lets me start the day without working out,” KC Concepcion says.





Together with healthy lifestyle brand, Real Leaf Green Tea, they have leveled up the standards in healthy lifestyles and green tea in the country with its deliciously reviving fusion of real tea and real honey, the sought after actress and TV host is now all set to take her quest for a fit and fab life to another level. KC now dedicates her time to burn calories and stay fit at what people call “the newest and most effective workout to ever hit Manila” – Plana Forma. “It’s a combination of Pilates, yoga and dance. It’s probably the most intense and addictive fitness regimen I’ve ever done. You get all the rewarding benefits in just 55 minutes,” she quips.






Plana FORMA created by Julie Alagde, draws inspiration from her extensive experiences in dance, pilates, yoga, sports and Physique 57 to come up with one highly effective and dynamic workout that is highly addicting, fun, intense and challenging to the core!


It defines thighs, lifts seat, tones arms, and strengthens abdominals to create a lean and sculpted physique that is strong and efficiently mobile. You will notice increased lung capacity and metabolic rate, improved body awareness and posture, increased bone density which is crucial to health maintenance, stronger core and back muscles which reduces lower back pains, and better stress management. Plana FORMA™ is for everyone, effective for cross training for any sport and enhances muscular balance for injury prevention. What makes a Plana FORMA™ class memorable is the intense heat of muscles firing up to the point of exhaustion and the relief and pride of having embraced that heat, a sense of fulfillment knowing the limits have been hurdled. It’s fun, it’s challenging, it brings rapid results, you might even discover the dancer in you and it’s all in just 55 minutes! Each class is different and no two classes are ever the same so for people who fear the stage of plateau, you won’t have to worry about that any longer!


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Last July 21, 2011, KC was officially introduced as the face of Plana Forma. The special press event was attended by notable personalities who are also avid followers of the breakthrough fitness activity. The highlight of the occasion? The arrival of Real Leaf ambassador Piolo Pascual who came to show his support for his beloved sweetheart. No doubt, he’s the perfect man for KC. Not only is he passionate about wellness activities and getting fit, he is also all for everything natural and healthy. And that is why, like KC, Real Leaf is his real choice.







Looking at the fast-paced and busy lives of A-list celebrities like KC Concepcion and Piolo Pascual, it’s easy to assume they hardly have enough time to eat three square meals a day and exercise. But they’re just as real as every single one of us, making real choices and choosing to refresh themselves the best way they know how.





When In Manila, get yourself healthy and fit by trying out Plana Forma. Also, enjoy some Real Leaf Green Tea to get that healthy goodness your body needs.


Real Leaf Green Tea. Real Tea. Real Honey. Available in 3 delicious flavors: Honey Apple, Honey Lemon and Honey Lychee. Anytime, anywhere – Real Leaf makes its irresistible real tea and real honey goodness very accessible for Pinoys as it is also available in 8 oz. bottle in Honey Apple Flavor for only Php10 in your favorite sari-sari stores! Real Leaf is also on Facebook! Go to www.facebook.com/realleaf to know about its latest promos and other exciting treats.



KC Concepcion and Piolo Pascual get fit with Plana Forma and Real Leaf


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