Washingtonian Daily Deals
Up to 72 percent off cosmetic services from Esthetic Laser Clinic
Esthetic Laser Clinic in Vienna offers a range of hair-removal, skin-care, and beauty services, a few of which are discounted today:
• $55 for a Brazilian wax (normally $85)
• $55 for a signature facial, which cleanses, exfoliates, and includes a shoulder massage (normally $85)
• $99 for three laser hair-removal sessions for underarms or bikini area (a $360 value)
• $175 for one IPL laser treatment for face and neck (a $320 value)
$15 for $30 worth of cuisine and drinks at Cee Fine Thai Dining
Cee Fine Thai Dining in Fairfax serves dishes such as coconut shrimp ($10), spicy eggplant in black-bean sauce ($11), and fried banana and ice cream ($5.50). Have a $30 meal for half off.
$75 for a robot-adventure birthday party from Adventures With Robots (a $140 value)
If all your child’s toys, bedspreads, and bookbags revolve around Transformers, Star Wars, and Iron Man, then this deal is for you. Adventures With Robots in Silver Spring will bring computers and robotics kits to your home, teach your child and 11 guests some robot-or-contraption-building basics, and then release the kids for an hour to see what they can come up with. The parties are suitable for ages seven through ten. The company throws parties in lower Montgomery County; additional travel fees apply for services outside the area.
$30 for $70 worth of organic infant clothing from FierceHugs.com
FierceHugs.com carries fair-trade, organic T-shirts as well as onesies featuring designs by independent artists for infants through two-year-olds. Shipping is a $5 flat rate, and all packaging is eco-friendly—this deal gives you $70 toward your purchase for 57 percent off.
$6 for a family four-pack or tickets to the College Park Aviation Museum (a $16 value)
The College Park Aviation Museum is filled with interactive exhibits for anyone from budding pilots to Air Force servicemembers. Attractions include outdoor pedal planes and flight simulators. Have a family outing 63 percent off.
Deals for Deeds
$49 for a month of unlimited yoga and training classes at Stroga (a $129 value)
Stroga in Adams Morgan—offers strength training, fitness classes, and yoga—is inviting new students to try its lineup with this deal. Get an unlimited month of classes with options such as abs class, Ashtanga yoga, and Stroga Power. You can also check out its separate deal for a year of unlimited classes for half off.
$185 for bottle service and VIP entrance for six at Current Sushi (a $300 value)
Current Sushi in DC’s Dupont Circle is a chic sushi lounge with a nautical theme and DJ nights. Get the VIP treatment (Thursday and Friday nights only) for 38 percent off.
$25 for $50 in skin-care and cosmetic products from Premier Dead Sea
Premier Dead Sea creates a line of cosmetic products using water and mud from the nutrient-rich Dead Sea. Get $50 toward anything on the Web site for $25 or less.
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$144 for a one-night stay for two at Poplar Springs, the Inn Spa in Casanova, Virginia (a $298 value)
Poplar Springs, the Inn Spa is a restful estate in the Virginia countryside. Offerings include spa services such as coconut sugar scrubs, tennis and other sports, and lodging amenities such as oversize bathrooms and private patios. This deal includes continental breakfast and a $25 spa credit per guest. Pay $144 for an overnight stay or $288 for two nights. See all LivingSocial escapes.
$875 for a five-day sustainable-cooking retreat with chef Joseph Gillard at Playa Viva, Mexico (a $1,010 value)
The retreat is March 2 through 6 at the private beachfront eco-luxury resort Playa Viva. Guests can pick their own food from the Playa Viva garden and learn sustainable-cooking techniques by practicing alongside chef Joseph Gillard of Napa Valley Grille. The retreat price includes all meals and nonalcoholic drinks, yoga classes, wi-fi, airport transportation, and opportunities to enjoy the natural beauty of the island. Guests can pay $875 for a single-occupancy studio ($1,375 for double occupancy) or $1,775 for a double-occupancy deluxe suite ($2,300 for a triple).
$1,700 for a yoga and Ayurveda retreat in Kerala, India
The retreat is from March 23 to April 7 in Kerala, South India, which Lonely Planet and National Geographic rank as one of the must-see destinations in the world; it’s also one of India’s most developed states. This deal includes accommodations split among three hotels in three Kerala cities, one night in an air-conditioned houseboat on the backwaters of surrounding villages, some meals, entrance fees at monuments and attractions, cooking demos, and yoga sessions. You’ll need a tourist visa as well as a passport for this retreat. See all of MindBodyGreen’s yoga and wellness retreats.