Inspired by 'Black Swan'? Try These Slimming Ballet Moves

You can lose weight, but keep your sanity, with these 10 fat-busting workouts (22 Photos)

Jessica Smith on Jan 11, 2011 at 3:36PM

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Inspired by 'Black Swan'? Try These Slimming Ballet Moves

Xtend Barre

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#2: Xtend Barre

What it is: The Xtend Barre workout is a fast-paced, 55-minute full body immersion routine that fuses Pilates and sculpting exercises at the ballet barre to supply you with a more chiseled, dancer-like physique.

Why it rocks: Using interesting props like yoga straps, stretch bands and playground balls, Xtend adds a fun twist to an innovative and intense cardio-conditioning workout. And with locations across the globe, including Australia and Brazil, Xtend Barre is growing fast. To find a class near you, check out

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