Ready to discover your Happy Place? We are a leading edge fitness studio that merges the features of an exercise facility with the spiritual luxe of a spa. Three ultraclean yoga rooms have been created for your practice. Our largest room is the Sun Room, a hot yoga room, which accommodates up to 50 people. Our Moon Room, which is not a hot yoga room, holds up to 25. We also have a small private yoga and treatment room called The Cosmos. This is reserved for one-on-one interactions or small groups.
Our rooms are designed in a rectangular configuration, offering maximum exposure to mirrors for self-modification as needed. This also creates more privacy in your yoga experience. Our Zen Zone is our lobby/lounge area, comfortably designed for you to meet new friends or just relax.
Denise DuBarry Hay and Annmarie Lynn are excited to share with you that our new studio, Bikram Yoga Plus Palm Springs, located at 611 S. Palm Canyon, #206, Palm Springs is now open! With two asana rooms, one hot (Sun Room) and one not (Moon Room) we offer a variety of yoga styles. In addition to Bikram Yoga, you’ll be able to enjoy Vinyasa, Yin, Trapeze Yoga, Rope Wall Yoga, Hot60, Warm60 and Inferno Pilates. The rooms are equipped with state of the art sound systems, lighting effects and padded vinyl ‘sweat proof’ slip resistant tatami flooring. Amenities will included showers, locker rooms, retail area, Zen Den, snack area, massage rooms and even a steam room.
Bikram Beginners Yoga Series
90 minutes (105°/40%)
is a system of yoga that Bikram Choudhury synthesized from traditional hatha yoga techniques and popularized beginning in the early 1970s. Classes run exactly 90 minutes and consist of a set series of 26 postures and 2 breathing exercises, and is ideally practiced in a room heated to 105°F (≈ 40.6°C) with a humidity of 40%.
Practicing the twenty-six postures you will systematically move fresh, oxygenated blood to one hundred percent of your body, to each organ and fiber, helping to restore all systems to healthy working order, just as nature intended. Proper weight, muscle tone, vibrant good health, and a sense of well being will automatically follow.
Individual weight loss results will vary depending on frequency of your practice and your calorie intake.
60 minute (105°/40%)
is a 60 minute Bikram-based format yoga class, performed in a room heated to 105F (40.6C) with a humidity of 40%. This class was designed for those who love the traditional style Bikram class but are short on time.
It’s a full heat class, which includes Two Sets of: Half Moon Pose with Hands to Feet Pose, Standing Head to Knee, Standing Bow, Triangle, Cobra, Locust, Full Locust, and Bow Pose. The remaining postures will have only one set.
Silent Bikram Hot Yoga
90 minutes (105°/40%)
Not recommended for Beginners
The traditional Hot Bikram class is done in either silence with limited verbal commands or set to music and is only suitable for students who have a regular Bikram practice and know the series fairly well. It’s a nice meditative practice allowing you to practice a more intense mindfulness of your personal practice.
60 minutes (90°/30%)
For people that like the benefits of the Bikram series but can’t handle the heat.
is a 60 minute Bikram-based format yoga class performed in a room just warm enough (90°) to keep muscles supple, flexible and ready to safely stretch. This class takes place in our “Moon Room” and was designed for those who are not comfortable in the traditional style Bikram class which is done in the “Sun” Room (105°). If heat is a challenge for you, this is a perfect class to begin a yoga practice.
Yin Yoga (75-80°)
uses long-held relaxed floor postures to stretch and stimulate the “Yin” or deep connective tissues of the body. This gentle practice will increase flexibility in hips, lower back and shoulders and is a wonderful complement to other yoga practices.
Total body Barre (75-80°)
A uniquely fun, high energy group fitness experience which fuses exercise techniques from the worlds of Pilates, Dance, Cardio-Sculpting moves and Yoga. Tone and stretch. Room temperature.
Vinyasa Yoga (75-80°)
Vinyasa; movement with breath Class begins with Sun salutations varied with standing postures building internal heat, full body strength and flexibility. Breathing into and exiting from each posture is key to this fluid constantly moving class. Floor postures will conclude this class. Appropriate for all levels.
Chair Yoga (room temperature)
Beginners, Seniors, Post Rehab Patients
Chair Yoga adapts traditional yoga poses so that they can be done with a chair for support, making yoga more accessible for people who cannot stand for long periods.
When you picture people practicing yoga, do you imagine impossibly supple, young people bent into all sorts of shapes no human should be able to get themselves into?
If so, then you’d be surprised to hear that yoga can be incredibly beneficial for people with mobility issues, including elderly people and those with disabilities.
Ideal for Seniors, those recovering from surgeries post physical therapy and obesity.
Trapeze Yoga – Level 1 (75-80°)
Must have a regular practice or be athletic
You’ll enjoy instant inversion therapy – Deeper Yoga Back Bends – Powerful Core & Upper Body Strengthening. The Yoga Trapeze will change your backbends for forever. Let gravity work for you in the upside down spine lengthening holds which help eliminate back pains.
“Reduce Back Pain in 7 Minutes Upside Down…” This is the ultimate home traction device can strengthen your spine and core and help offer instant pain relief.
Must have some yoga or Pilates experience or be somewhat athletic. Yoga mats required.
Intro to Trapeze Yoga (75-80°)
This class is for ‘First timers’
If you’ve never been in one of our trapezes, or you’ve never been inverted (upside down) this class will show you how to slowly and safely go upside down for the first time. You’ll enjoy instant inversion therapy – Hip Openers, gentle Yoga Back Bends – Core & Upper Body Strengthening. Let gravity work for you in the upside down spine lengthening holds which help eliminate back pains.
Some benefits are:
1. Glowing skin.. flush nutrients & oxygen to face and hair follicles of the scalp, giving you a natural ‘face lift’ and healthy glow.
2. Natural anti-depressant.. flushes adrenal glands stimulating the release of endorphins making you feel uplifted.
3. Aids digestion. When you invert, it allows gravity to work in a way that gets things moving along.
4. Improve Immunity.. Inversions help stimulate lymphatic cleansing and drainage, clearing toxins from tissues.
5. Promotes sounder sleep… studies have proven that EMG activity, (a measure of muscle tension) declines by 35% within 10 seconds of inverting. Muscle tension can contribute to feelings of anxiety & insomnia.
Yoga mats required.
Individual results will vary.
INFERNO Pilates – (95°)
Using Pilates principles, Hot Pilates is a challenging, full body, low impact, high intensity workout. It is performed on a yoga mat in a room heated to 95 degrees and 40% humidity. Hot Pilates strengthens muscles and burns fat — all without the pounding of a high impact workout.
Breath & Meditation
Beginner’s Easy Yoga
Brand new to yoga or never tried it before? This room temperature class will introduce you to gentle yoga postures and get familiar with the basics. Talk to your teacher before class to explain your goals or any physical limitations so that they can help you modify postures. Please bring your mat and water and be prepared to stretch and tone.
Zone Yoga (75-80°)
Start your class with the 5 Tibetan Rites, a series of simple exercises developed thousands of years ago by Tibetan monks. Then flow into a vinyasa series and add zone energizing exercises to help strengthen your body, mind and emotions. Each class will focus on one of the seven zones relating to the chakra system and end in savasana.
Done in room temperature.
Beginners, Moms, Dads, Grandma, Grandpa and Kids ages 4 – 12
This class is for children ages 4-12. We will explore breath control and fun yoga poses developed for children.
Mindfulness and empowerment, love and connection are at the heart of these classes. This practice explores awareness of the self, body and environment through storytelling, fun, imaginative play, creativity, dance, and partner poses, keeping kids interested. Weaving affirmations, mudra and yoga core philosophies such as compassion, respect, balance, focus, inner growth, awareness, understanding and self-love. As children physically, mentally, and socially expand, yoga can give them the perspective they need to see things clearly and avoid unnecessary stress, balancing energy in a healthy, non-competitive, and fun way.