Smile King behind Catherine Zeta Jones' teeth in town
Fresh-faced NYC-based celebrity dentist Dr Michael Apa (www.rosenthalapa.com) is jetting into town on Saturday February 8 to take appointments over a period of two days. The king of the ‘smile lift’, Dr Apa is renowned for his signature aesthetic procedures using porcelain veneers and has treated celebs including Donald Trump, Catherine Zeta Jones, Vera Wang and Lea Michele. Expect to fork out top coin for a full-mouth makeover, and while there’s no going back, you’ll be amazed with the results. Meanwhile, two of the world’s leading AcroYoga teachers, Alexander Ruis and Julia Weis, are zipping into Dubai to host a five-day workshop with Dubai-based wellness venture Phoenix Rising (050 735 9683). Blending yoga, acrobatics and Thai massage, the workshop will introduce flying transitions, therapeutic flying, inversions and other techniques. All levels are welcome and the course is Dhs2,300, though two-day weekend options are also available.
Lastly, it’s prime-time to replenish your make-up essentials at Beautybay (04 515 4320) and Lifestyle (04 325 3150). Customers who make purchases of Dhs99 and upwards at labels including Bourjois, MaxFactor and Rimmel will get a gift until January 31.