Balance Magazine  Editorial






Meditation has reached commodity status in the west. Through both subscription-based apps and products that promise a life free of anxiety, the idea of a ‘mindful lifestyle’ is in the zeitgeist.

This magazine lovingly satarizes commercialized meditation with spacious spreads, delicate typography, and soft image qualities.







Meditation has certainly helped me cultivate a clearer mental space, and I found it through the app ‘Headspace.’

However, while I’m truly invested in the topic, I think it is healthy to keep a critical eye whenever an imagined life is being sold to you.












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Mark