After breaking into the scene as the eccentric Mia Wallace in Pulp Fiction, entering the realm of Gotham City as seductress Poison Ivy in Batman and Robin, and starring as the butt-kicking villain in Kill Bill, Uma Thurman has become one of Hollywood’s A-Listers. The 6 feet tall, 40 year old former fashion model has retained her good looks and lean bod, making her one of the world’s sexiest. Here, the one and only Uma Thurman spills on her secrets to maintaining that youthful glow.
"I drink gallons of spring water every day." She says. "It’s good for the skin and flushes out my system. I also work out a lot, and from time to time I follow an ultra strict macrobiotic diet."
Uma used to be a vegetarian, but has long since changed her eating ways to follow the NutriSystem program’s macrobiotic diet. Uma Thurman’s diet encourage consumption of natural or organically grown foods such as whole grains like brown rice and grain products that include pasta, different cooked and raw vegetables, beans and bean products like tofu, sea vegetables, mild natural seasoning, fish, fruit, nuts, and seeds
Having a busy schedule does not stop her from working out. In fact, Uma Thurman’s exercise routine involves Wushu, yoga, Pilates and several cardio workouts to keep her in shape and well toned.
Her personal trainer and Pilates instructor Alycea Ungaro taught her the traditional ways of doing Pilates.
"I have a hectic schedule, but when I have a spare hour or so, I walk." She says. "I also love to horse-ride, and in winter months, I ski and snowboard. When I’m on set, my Pilates Trainer comes in to train me. Really, I try to make time for it."