Jumeirah 1 Eco Yoga Sanctuary This ladies-only yoga studio offers body balance, hot yoga, vinyasa, kunalini, ashtanga, yin yoga, Zumba and more. Describing itself as the first sustainable yoga centre in the Middle East, Eco has LED lights throughout, eco-friendly towels made from bamboo and organic cotton, cork, bamboo and recycled content blocks and jute belts, and recycles as much waste as possible. The Village Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 385 6633).
SensAsia Urban Spa We love the treatments offered by this funky spa chain, which include muscle melting massages, fabulous facials and perfect pampering packages. There’s also a whole range of treatments designed exclusively for pregnancy-weary mums-to-be. The Village Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 349 8850).
Jumeirah 2 Aesthetica Clinic Beautiful on the outside, this clinic’s exterior proves it knows the importance of appearance. Cosmetic procedures available include Botox, rhinoplasty, ear surgery (to reshape, position or size), fat grafting, facial peels, ‘intimate surgery’ and many more. Jumeirah Beach Road (04 342 8383).
Al Taie Center for Laparoscopic & Obesity Surgery If diet and exercise have failed you, this clinic specialises in solutions to help battle the bulge and restore you to health. A team of surgeons offer gastric balloon, gastric banding, gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy operations alongside cosmetic procedures such as facelifts and hair transplants, and general surgery. Opposite Jumeirah Beach Park, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 342 1999).
Eternel Clinic This skincare centre offers everything from fillers and hair loss procedures to peels and lasering. There are also slimming and body contouring technologies to try. Opposite Jumeirah Beach Park, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 344 0008).
Jumeirah 3 Counselling & Development Clinic Run by clinical psychologist Dr McCarthy, this centre deals with anxiety, substance abuse, anger management, depression, family breakdown, autism, jealousy and much more. Jumeirah Beach Road (04 394 6122).
De La Mer Day Spa This calming ladies-only spa offers a wide range of treatments and packages, perfect for a spot of weekend pampering. Have a massage, manicure or facial, relax by the pool and take a break from your busy routine. Jumeirah Beach Road (04 432 2775).
The LightHouse Arabia A well-known and reliable counselling and psychotherapy centre offering discreet support and therapy sessions. There are also regular free grief support meetings, held once a fortnight, with separate groups for adults, teens and children. Jumeirah Beach Road (04 380 9298).
Hombre Men’s Bar A cool-looking Spanish-inspired grooming salon for gents, decked out in retro chairs, wooden floors and walls. In addition to a trim and a shave, men can also get manicures, head and shoulder massages and facials here. Jumeirah Beach Road (04 338 3173).