Icy treatments to try in Dubai:
CoolSculpting by Zeltiq at American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery Hospital, Healthcare City
One of the cryolipolysis brands, CoolSculpting targets and freezes fat cells to induce a reduction in bulges. The fat layer can be reduced by 20 per cent and results can be seen in as little as three weeks following treatment, with the best results occurring over the next two to four months. From Dh3,000 for a small area, Dh5,000 for a medium area and Dh7,000 for a large. Whole-body Cryotherapy Session, Cryo Health, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Boulevard
Cold therapy with icy vapours of liquid nitrogen is used to release endorphins that speed up physical recovery and boost the body’s immune system, perfect for aching and tense muscles post workouts. Dh400.
Age Defying facial, Angsana Spa, Dubai MarinaWalk
This 60-minute treatment ‘freezes time’ with the use of cold therapy and painless freezing of the skin’s surface at low temperatures with cold blasts of air to ‘melt’ away fine lines. Dh525.