1339 Frankford Ave.
Price: $100 for 90-minute custom Ayurvedic facial; $124 for 120 minutes
The Parlour Hair and Skin
2012 InStyle Best Beauty Buy Pick
In this industrial-style hair salon, skin guru Kelley Hughes takes a natural approach for her customized Ayurvedic facials, which feature homemade cleansers and yogurt masks. She uses milk powder (rich in exfoliating lactic acid) and water to wash and polish skin—and can incorporate other herbs depending on skin type (say, cooling cilantro for inflamed faces). Since the products she selects are determined by the individual needs of her clients, no two treatments are alike. What is consistent: rose-petal footbaths and ahh-mazing reflexology treatments for every tired sole that steps into her room.Read MoreLess