Laser hair removal and body-contouring treatments for less
Throughout Ramadan, Aesthetics International is offering 20 percent off listed prices for laser hair removal and Velashape II anti-cellulite body-contouring treatments.
Hair removal from Dhs350 for upper lip, Velashape Dhs1,500 per session. Until August 14. Aesthetics International, Al Wasl Road, www.aesthetics.ae (04 346 9888).
Salon Ink’s relocation
This ladies’ salon has relocated from Oud Metha to Jumeirah, which should mean less of a battle against traffic if your appointment happens to coincide with rush hour.
From Dhs280 for a haircut. Ladies only. Ongoing. Salon Ink, Beach Park Plaza, Jumeirah Beach Road, www.saloninkdubai.com (04 385 4402).
Slip into summer at B/Attitude
There are four summer packages to try at this spa, including the Summer Chic, which features a back, head and shoulder massage, plus an express face ‘makeover’ facial, and the Tibetan Magic, which includes your choice of signature massage, plus a body scrub or mini facial. From Dhs495 for the Summer Chic package.
Until August 31. B/Attitude Spa, Grosvenor House Tower 2, Dubai Marina (04 399 8888).
Men’s grooming at Raffles Spa
Raffles is now offering male grooming services from Ali Al Jaramani. Try a classic shave, quick shave, haircut or scalp shave using products from the Hommage skincare range.
From Dhs99 for a men’s haircut. Ongoing. Raffles Spa, Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (04 314 9869).
SensAsia’s summer spa offers
There are five packages on offer, including the Skinny Beach, which includes a 30-minute Espresso Buff combined with a 60-minute full-body ‘shake it up’ massage; The Recovery, a 30-minute recovery massage and a 60-minute Kerstin Florian organic mud wrap; and It’s a Wrap, which includes a 75-minute mud wrap, plus a mini facial and scalp massage.
From Dhs299 for the 75-minute ‘It’s a Wrap’. Until August 31. Various locations including Emirates Golf Club, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 417 9820).
Weekday deals at Natural Healing Spa
Get discounted foot reflexology Sunday to Thursday, with the option to add in a neck and shoulder massage for an extra Dhs50.
Dhs99 foot reflexology, Dhs149 with neck and shoulder massage. 10am-3pm. Ongoing. Natural Healing Spa, Al Wasl Road (04 348 3896).
Brighten and plump at Sanctuary Spa
Have a consultation before you enjoy a customised facial that includes a gentle exfoliation with Clarins products to revitalise and smooth your skin.
Dhs400. Until August 31. Sanctuary Spa, Pullman Mall of the Emirates (04 377 2380).
Cleopatra Spa’s summer glow
Cleopatra Spa is offering a summer glow package which includes an Elemis modern facial and 60-minute signature massage.
Dhs450. Until September 30. Cleopatra Spa, Wafi Pyramids, Oud Metha (04 324 0000).
Free pampering at Ahasees Spa
Book one of Ahasees Spa’s award-winning treatments – either the revitalising golden rich massage or the renewing cool stone facial with green tea and cucumber, and get a free 60-minute Ahasees experience including a 30-minute wrap and 30-minute body polish.
From Dhs630 for 90-minute facial. Until July 31. Ahasees Spa, Grand Hyatt Dubai, Oud Metha (04 317 2333).
July promotion at Softouch Spa
Try the body revive treatment, which begins with a full-body massage using ayurvedic oils, followed by a massage with warm rice bags (filled with medicinal Navara rice) dipped in a milk and herbal mixture. A 15-minute neck and shoulder massage completes the package.
Dhs890 for 105 minutes. Until July 31. Softouch Spa, Kempinski Mall of the Emirates (04 409 5909).
Give to charity with N.Style and get a blow-dry
N.Style has teamed up with Dubai Cares and is donating all proceeds from its Dubai Cares nail polish and Kitsch sticky date cupcake set. The nail lounge is also offering customers a complimentary blow-dry when they make the purchase.
Dhs60 per set. Ladies only. Until August 15. N.Style, various locations including Marina Mall, Dubai Marina (04 434 2616).
Ladies’ night at Talise Ottoman Spa
Ladies can enjoy facilities including hammam, jacuzzi, steam room and snow room every Saturday. There are 50 spaces available each week, on a first-come, first-served basis.
Free. 8pm-midnight. Ladies only. Ongoing. Talise Ottoman Spa, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, email@example.com (04 453 0455).
Weekend spa treat at Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa
Enjoy a 60-minute Swedish, European, Thai or Balinese massage or foot reflexology at The Spa every Friday and Saturday. The price also includes a complimentary lunch buffet at La Fontana Restaurant, plus pool and beach access. Kids aged three to seven also get free access to the children’s club to give mum and dad some time out.
Dhs495 per person. Until July 31. The Spa, Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa, Jebel Ali (04 814 5810).
Gong bath meditation
Relax, de-stress and hopefully improve your sleeping with this meditation session.
Dhs60. 7pm-8.30pm. The Third Eye, 1101, Saeed Tower II, above KFC and Nando’s, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.thirdeyeonline.com (055 809 8595).
Men’s VIP summer package at The Spa at The Palace
This summer relaxation package for men includes a foot cleansing ritual, fusion massage, black diamond exfoliation, basil and mint body detox and full-day access to the fitness centre and oriental bath house, which includes a steam room, Jacuzzi, monsoon showers and outdoor pool overlooking the Burj Khalifa.
Dhs1,145. Until September 30. The Spa at The Palace, The Old Town, Downtown Dubai (04 428 7805).
Have a make-up lesson at a new studio
Take a one-day ‘Every Essential Make-up Course’ at Illumin8 this summer, or opt for one-on-one coaching from beauty expert and make-up artist Kate Goodwin. The studio also offers bridal make-up workshops, teen make-up courses, style your own hair workshops and hen and birthday parties on request. Taster sessions from Dhs300.
Ongoing. Illumin8, 402 Fortune Executive Towers, Jumeirah Lakes Towers, www.illumin8makeupstudio.com (050 872 8374).
Mama Mondays at Slim Spa
Revitalise your face and body while the kids are at school with Beauty Solutions Slim Spa’s Mama Mondays, where any treatment booked between 9am and 2pm qualifies for a 20 percent discount. Facials from Dhs295. Ladies only.
Ongoing. Beauty Solutions Slim Spa, 206 Al Attar Tower, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 343 7987).
Stay glamorous at Pastels
Whenever you spend Dhs600 at Pastels Salon in one visit over summer, you’ll get 20 percent off any nail treatment. Make sure you mention ‘summer promo’ when booking to benefit from the offer. Mani-pedi from Dhs170. Ladies only. Until August 31. Pastels Salon, various locations including Mercato Mall, Jumeirah (04 344 7883).
Take a bikram yoga class at Club Stretch’s new studio
Bikram (hot) yoga and Pilates expert Club Stretch has opened a bikram studio in the marina, with classes running every day of the week. Visit the website for the full schedule.
Dhs70 per class, Dhs120 introductory package with unlimited classes for ten consecutive days. 7pm-8.30pm. Ongoing. Marina View Towers, Dubai Marina (04 345 2131).
Aqua aerobics with Dubai Ladies Club’s Ramadan timetable
Try aqua aerobics at the club this month. Also on Sundays at 9am and Wednesdays at 9am and 6pm.
Dhs50. From 9am. Ladies only. Ongoing. Dubai Ladies Club, Jumeirah, www.dubailadiesclub.com (04 349 9922).