New Year’s Resolution treatments at Jebel Ali Golf Resort
This hotel’s spa is looking to help out with your January diet by offering a package comprising three lonithermie slimming and detoxifying treatments that claim to help eliminate inches in just one session. Book and you’ll get a complimentary Clarins contouring treatment and homecare products.
Dhs1,735. Until January 31. The Spa, Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa (04 814 5810).
Pay less for a cut and blow-dry at Zen Beauty Lounge
This month, get a new look with a wash, cut and blow-dry at a discounted rate, or book an organic rosemary and honey deep conditioning hair treatment, back massage and foot massage or scrub and get Dhs110 off the normal price.
Cut and blow-dry Dhs150 (normally Dhs250), package of body treatments Dhs300 (normally Dhs410). Until January 31. Ladies only. Zen Beauty Lounge, Discovery Gardens (04 434 3017).
Save with four treatments in one at Akaru Spa
Choose your four treatments from a list that includes a Pevonia full-body scrub, Pevonia black mud wrap, foot massage, Swedish massage, Pevonia facial, Pevonia de-stressing eye treatment and a 30-minute Oxyspa, and have them all in one session at a discounted rate.
Dhs435. Until January 31. Akaru Spa, The Aviation Club, Garhoud (04 282 8578).
Attend a free acro-yoga session at Safa Park
Make the most of the outdoors and try a different type of yoga while you’re at it. Acro yoga combines acrobatics, yoga and Thai massage. What’s more, this class is free – instead of charging, the instructors ask you leave a donation for Dubai Volunteers. There’s also a free class beforehand running 8.30am-9.30am, which is either Pilates, normal yoga, stretching or capoeira.
Free. 10am-11.30am. Ongoing. Safa Park (go through Gate 2 and head towards the bouncy castle area), firstname.lastname@example.org (no number).
January deals at The Address Dubai Mall
Spoil yourself with a package that includes a relaxing foot massage with hot stones followed by an intense massage to increase circulation and a bespoke facial, and you’ll get a complimentary set of essential oils to take home. Alternatively, enjoy a massage in one of the hotel’s poolside cabanas, with 20 per cent off selected massage therapies.
Package Dhs775 for two hours, massages from Dhs300 for 45-minute foot reflexology. Until January 31. The Spa, The Address Dubai Mall (04 438 8025).
Try the new Stress Relief package at Jasmine Spa
Weary after a marathon retail session or the dreaded return to work? Try this 70-minute treatment which includes a foot ritual, energising foot reflexology and a deep anti-stress back and shoulder massage.
Dhs300. Ongoing. Jasmine Spa, Grand Millenium Hotel, TECOM (04 429 9999).
January offers at Elche Natural Beauty Retreat
Sign up for a six-month membership package at Elche and get an extra facial free. Also during January, buy four of the spa’s products and get a fifth free.
Membership package Dhs4,055. Until January 31. Elche Natural Beauty Retreat, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 349 4942).
Take a flamenco class at Latin Soul Dubai
Ever wanted to try a different kind of dance? Learn how to dance the traditional Spanish flamenco with instructor Milla.
Dhs80 per session, Dhs350 for a package of five classes.
From 9pm. Latin Soul Dubai, Studio 106, Icon Tower, TECOM (04 450 8476).
Try an introductory session to Rhythm of Life yoga
Try yoga somewhere different with the Rhythm of Life Centre, where instructors aim to impart their knowledge on the importance of yoga to maintain a healthy and happy existence.
Free. From 7.45pm. Rhythm of Life Centre, Karama (04 334 8955).
Blitz your body with Biolite
Overindulged recently? Biolite’s Body Blitz programme aims to help you drop a dress size in 30 days. Combining slimming treatments with a nutrition and detox plan, each session is tailored to help you lose weight by combining CaviPro Melt with VIP Transion. There’s a discount on a course of 10 sessions, and you’ll get an extra two free.
Dhs5,500 for 10 sessions (normally Dhs7,500). Until January 31. Biolite Aesthetic Clinic, Dubai Healthcare City (04 375 2122).
Eve Lom facials and products now available at Raffles Spa
The popular Eve Lom range is available at Raffles from January, and you can choose from either a 90-minute signature facial or 60-minute cleanse. Book the former and receive a free 100ml cleansing balm.
Dhs529 for 60-minute cleanse, Dhs729 for 90-minute facial. Until January 31. Raffles Spa, Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (04 314 9869).
Get active with a body pump class at Core Studio
This class helps to strengthen your entire body and challenges all major muscle groups with exercises such as squats, presses, lifts and curls, with upbeat music to keep you motivated. Also on Wednesdays.
Dhs50 per class, Dhs450 for 10. 7.30pm-8.30pm. Ongoing. Core Studio, Dubai Marina (050 922 6247).
Get discounts at the new Ted Morgan salon
To mark the opening of its branch in Motor City, the new Ted Morgan outlet will be offering 20 per cent off all services for the first three months.
Cut and blow-dry from Dhs280. Until March 4. Ladies only. Ted Morgan, Motor City (04 457 2309).
Skin brightening offers at The Palace
Try the brand new skin-brightener sculptor facial, which claims to use a powerful crystalline complex to improve dark spots, even out skin tone and giving you a radiant glow. Each treatment includes a complimentary foot bath ritual and wellness mocktail.
Dhs325 for 60 minutes (normally Dhs490). Ongoing. The Spa at The Palace, The Old Town (04 428 7805).
Get a discount on ViPeel treatments at Eternal Medspa
Try Eternal Medspa’s face advanced peel treatment, which claims to deliver the same results as a traditional peel without the harsh side effects. This month, 30-minute sessions are on offer.
Dhs1,600 per session (normally Dhs1,800). Until January 31. Eternal Medspa, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 344 0008).
Get moving with weight-loss Pilates
Visit Real Pilates’ new studio for a weight-loss Pilates class, a combination of Pilates and aerobics.
Dhs65 per session, Dhs300 for five sessions, Dhs550 for 10 sessions, Dhs1,000 for 20 sessions (can be mixed and matched between different classes). 8pm-9pm. Ongoing. Real Pilates, JBC2 Tower, Jumeirah Lakes Towers (04 345 3228).
Seasonal package discounts at Taj Spa
Get discounts on this 90-minute package which includes a nourishing coconut body scrub, relaxing full-body massage and a cleansing express facial.
Dhs499. Until January 30. Taj Spa, Taj Palace Dubai, Deira (04 223 2222).
Get 50 per cent off at Rebecca Treston Aesthetics
This month get your first Ultrasound Cavitation session for half price. A non-invasive treatment, it claims to eliminate fat without the pain or the price tag of surgery.
Dhs1,000 per session (normally Dhs2,000). Until January 31. Rebecca Treston, EuroMed Clinic, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 394 5422).
Give lipomassage a try at Tips & Toes
Eaten too much turkey over the past few weeks? Tips & Toes is offering 25 per cent off its Cellu M6 lipomassage treatment, which claims to smooth cellulite and tone the skin.
Dhs400 per session, six sessions Dhs1,800 (normally Dhs2,400). Ladies only. Until January 31. Tips & Toes, various locations (04 399 0550).
Have your hair done for free at Formul’A
Get a great cut without finding yourself in the red. Trainee stylists at Formul’A offer blow-dries, cuts, trims and restyles all free of charge, while colour treatments are as little as Dhs50. Perfect if you’re poor following some heavy spending over the holiday period.
Free. 9.30am-6pm. Ongoing. Formul’A Academy, Block 11, Knowledge Village (04 438 0122).