This week, treat yourself to a bit of Posh Paradise from M.A.C., weekly deals from the Palms and the new Fizzique class at Iron Flower Fitness.
Leave it up to M.A.C. to whip out a bit of paradise, just as fall is rolling in. Looking to the darker shades of the great unexplored, Posh Paradise blends the wild colors of the jungle with its Mattene Lipsticks ($14.50) in Legendary, a mid-tone brick, and Potent Fig, a blue-purple. The pearlized Paint Pots ($17.50) in Hyperviolet, a deep purple, and Treasure Hunt, a light yellow, capture the way the light falls on those exotic leaves in the jungle, while Posh Paradise Nail Lacquer ($15) in Rain of Flowers (a blackened violet with shimmer) mimics exotic jungle buds. This taste of Posh Paradise launches September 15. GET IT: 107 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach; 305.538.1088.
Fall what? The Palms Aveda Spa knows no matter what the upcoming calendar says, it still feels a lot like summer. With that in mind, give yourself a summer getaway every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday now through Sept. 28 at Summer of Spa. Get a 50-minute Elemental Nature Massage (to align the body’s five elements) for $75 (regularly $120), a 50-minute Elemental Nature Facial also $75 (regularly $120) and 30 percent off all salon services, including manicures, pedicures, hair care, styling, makeup and waxing. Long live summer. GET IT: The Palms Hotel & Spa, 3025 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305.908.5460.
Want to look like a dancer, but can’t find the time to squeeze a prima ballerina’s schedule into your daily life? Fret not. Iron Flower Fitness offers a Cliff’s Notes version of a dancer’s career in a class called Fizzique. Deep stretching and target muscle conditioning will whip you into dancer shape, even if your coordination is less than subpar. GET IT: Tuesdays at 7 p.m. Iron Flower Fitness, 7300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, 305.640.5270.