Face & Skin Care in Brookline

Basic Facial with Resurfacing Gel Peel or Aromatherapy Facial and Eyebrow Shaping at Razelle’s Skin Care Salon (53% Off)

Razelle's Skin Care Salon

Washington Square

$95 $45

Using skin-care products containing aroma essence, aestheticians revitalize visages with facials, exfoliating gel peel, or eyebrow shaping

$6 for $10 Worth of Eyebrow Threading — Boston Threading

Boston Threading

Brighton

$10 $6

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1 or 2 Optimizer Facials or Manual Microdermabrasion Treatments at Eve Michael Salon & Spa (Up to 50% Off)

Eve Michael Salon & Spa

Washington Square

$150 $75

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Toning optimizer facial, or exfoliating microdermabrasion treatment with cleansing, mask, and moisturizer

Laser Pigmentation Removal for 1, 3, 5, or Up to 10 Spots at Deluxe Laser and Spa (Up to 74% Off)

Deluxe Laser and Spa

West Roxbury Center

$50 $21

Technicians remove unwanted skin spots caused by aging, sun damage, or pigmentation issues

One, Two, or Three 60-Minute Signature Facials at A & J Beauty and Day Spa (Up to 59% Off)

A & J Beauty and Day Spa

Metropolitan Hill - Beach Street

$95 $39

Aestheticians improve skin tone and encourage tissue removal during Signature facial treatments; microdermabrasion also available

Four, Six, or Eight VelaSmooth Cellulite-Reduction Treatments at Dreams Beauty Spa (Up to Off)

Dreams Beauty Spa

Riverside

$700 $199

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Cellulite-reduction device shrinks fat cells to improve the skin’s appearance

Body-Slimming, Facial, and Anti-Aging Med-Spa Treatments at HLC Med (Up to 63% Off). Five Options Available.

HLC Med

Multiple Locations

$150 $69

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Advanced treatments such as facials, peels, masks, and infrared wraps promote smoother, younger complexions and slimmer physiques

$60 for a Renewal Facial at Halisi Day Spa & Salon ($95 Value)

Halisi Day Spa & Salon

Lower Roxbury

$95 $60

Aestheticians administer facial to cleanse and moisturize the skin, improving its texture and tone

One Week of UV-Bed Access, One VersaSpa Spray Tan, or Two Mystic Tans at Darque Tan (Up to 92% Off)

Darque Tan

Multiple Locations

$238 $20

Bodies bronze with five levels of UV-tanning beds, sunless VersaSpa booths, and spray-on Mystic Tans

Lash Extensions with Fill Option at Meredith at Salon Monet (Up to 73% Off)

Meredith at Salon Monet

Back Bay

$350 $99

Licensed technician adheres semipermanent extensions to individual lashes for voluminous look without messy mascara

Adara, PurAcne Oxygen, or Botinol Anti-aging Facial with a Spa Manicure at Adara Spa (Up to 55% Off)

Adara Spa

North End

$85 $45

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Facials cleanse pores and address skin concerns such as acne and wrinkles; spa manicures exfoliate and rejuvenate hands

Full Set of Eyelash Extensions, Brazilian Wax, or Brow Care Session at Robin Erb Skin Care (Up to 60% Off)

Robin Erb Skin Care

Boston

$250 $99

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Aesthetician Robin Erb, who has earned praise for her eyelash extensions, whittles down eyebrows or waxes away unwanted hair below the belt

European or Specialty Facial at Toscana European Salon & Day Spa (Up to 55% Off)

Toscana European Salon & Day Spa

Back Bay

$95 $45

A European Facial cleanses and clears pores with extracts and oat flour; Specialty Facials combat dryness, wrinkles, and acne

One or Three Signature or Anti-Aging Facials at West End Salon & Spa (Up to 53% Off)

West End Salon & Spa

West End

$110 $55

Aestheticians use custom blend of products to balance skin, or promote cellular production and reduce the appearance of fine lines

Aromatherapy Facial or Microdermabrasion at Pour Le Corps (Up to 43% Off)

Pour Le Corps

Back Bay

$95 $59

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Microdermabrasion deeply exfoliates the skin and improves its tone, texture, and clarity, and diminishes wrinkles and fine lines

Botox with Optional Microdermabrasion or Chemical Peel at Laser Gentle Medical Spa (Up to 53% Off)

Laser Gentle Medical Spa

Multiple Locations

$400 $199

Botox treatments combat wrinkles; microdermabrasion and chemical peels combat age spots, scarring, and uneven skin tone

One or Four Spray Tans, Six UV Tanning Sessions, or a Gift Card at SMART TAN SALONS FasterSafer UVplus (Up to 52% Off)

SMART TAN SALONS FasterSafer UVplus

Multiple Locations

$42 $21

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One of CitySearch's Best of Boston tanning salons bronzes new clients with UV-free Mystic spray tans or five levels of Smart UV tanning beds

One or Three IPL Photofacials at Mayflower Spa & Salon (Up to 53% Off)

Mayflower Spa & Salon

Newton Corner

$180 $89

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Noninvasive treatment warms the skin with pulses of light to minimize imperfections such as sun damage, age spots, and freckles

60-Minute Facial Glow with Option for Customized Peel or Microcurrent Treatment at La Residencia Spa (Up to 52% Off)

La Residencia Spa

Newton Upper Falls

$100 $65

Skin is refreshed with facials and add-ons at this day spa, named the best in the city by Boston magazine twice

$110 for $200 Worth of Eyelash Services — Lashes by Sofia

Lashes By Sofia

Newton

$200 $110

Lashes are separated into layers so that each individual strand can be isolated for a clean, single-lash application.

Three or Five Microdermabrasion Treatments at Riah Salon (Up to 60% Off)

Riah Salon

Boston North

$270 $119.99

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Skincare specialists remove the superficial layer of skin with microdermabrasion to treat acne, age spots, and fine lines

Eyelash Extensions with Option to Add a Refill, or Eyelash Perm at Belle Visage Day Spa (Up to 56% Off)

Belle Visage Day Spa

Milton

$150 $99

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Lash technician adds fullness and length to lashes by applying semi-permanent extensions that last up to three weeks

Full Set of Eyelash Extensions or Three Fills at Mega Hair Elite (Up to 54% Off)

Mega Hair Elite

Downtown Everett

$250 $119

NovaLash eyelash extensions, applied one by one to the client's natural lashes, can render a fuller, longer appearance for up to two months

$6 for $12 Worth of Threading — Quality Eyebrow Threading

Quality Eyebrow Threading

Everett

$12 $6

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Signature or Enbrightenment Facial, Brazilian Wax, or Eyelash Extensions at Terra Spa Aveda (Up to 59% Off)

Terra Spa Aveda

Downtown Dedham

$70 $29

Blend of Aveda products nourishes the face; Brazilian wax removes all hair below the belt; extensions leave lashes longer and fuller

$49.99 for Your Choice of Facial or Microdermabrasion at My Spa 2 (Up to $125 Value)

My Spa 2

Needham

$125 $49.99

Different facial treatments designed to hydrate, exfoliate, cleanse, and nourish women's and men's skin

One or Two European or C-Esta Facials with 30-Minute Foot Massages at SpringRain Face & Body Spa (Up to 68% Off)

SpringRain Face & Body Spa

West End

$140 $49

Classic European facials clean deep down into pores; C-Esta facials combine vitamin c and antioxidants to cleanse complexions

Two HydraFacials, Two Laser Skin-Tightening Facial Treatments, or Both at Laser Gentle Skin Care (Up to 74% Off)

Laser Gentle Skin Care

Waltham

$298 $129

HydraFacials buff away dead skin cells & infuse moisturizing serums; nonsurgical laser treatments heat collagen under the skin to tighten it

Intraceuticals Oxygen Facial with Optional Microdermabrasion Treatment at Smile & Skin Aesthetics (Up to 62% Off)

Smile & Skin Aesthetics

Warrendale

$150 $75

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Hyperbaric oxygen moisturizes skin and reduces appearance of fine lines and wrinkles; microdermabrasion treatment enhances results

One or Three 45-Minute Signature Facials at Bella Pelle (Up to 59% Off)

Bella Pelle

Winthrop

$80 $39

A 45-minute signature facial refreshes skin with exfoliation and extractions paired with a massage and a mask

Eyelash Extensions with Optional Eyelash Dip at Salon 862 (Up to 51% Off)

Salon 862

Beachmont

$150 $89

Get fuller, bolder lashes, with extensions performed by a skilled aesthetician

$15 for $30 Worth of Services at Hot Spot Revere Tanning Salon

Hot Spot Tanning Salon

West Revere

$30 $15

Tanning salon furnished with four tanning beds featuring three levels of tanning, as well as the VersaSpa spray-tan booth

Lash Extensions with Optional Two-Week Fill at Karma Hair Salon (Up to 63% Off)

Karma Hair Salon

Revere

$175 $79

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Lash artists apply individual extensions to lashes to create full, dramatic looks, with optional fill to help lashes last longer

Full Set of Eyelash Extensions or One Eyelash Perm at AlexisRose Lash & Beauty Suite (Up to 50% Off)

AlexisRose Lash & Beauty Suite

Quincy Center

$150 $75

Lash extensions are customized with lashes of varying colors, lengths, and thicknesses; lash perm gives a dramatic curl to natural lashes

60-Minute Deep-Tissue Massage, or Men's Facial with Massage at Winchester Wellness Centre (Up to 53% Off)

Winchester Wellness Centre

Winchester Town Center

$125 $60

Cleansing facial and soothing back, neck, and shoulder massage pampers men; intense deep-tissue strokes relax achy muscles and remove toxins

Brazilian or French Waxing or Microdermabrasion at Tereza Maria Pupeza Skin Care (Up to 55% Off)

Tereza Maria Pupeza Skin Care

Winchester Town Center

$75 $35

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Clients can groom nether regions with French or full Brazilian wax or brighten faces with microderm that also pampers the neck and décolleté

Two, Four, or Six Microdermabrasions with Optional Mini Facials at Trentanove Beauty Bar (Up to 78% Off)

Trentanove Beauty Bar

Winchester Town Center

$150 $49

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Microdermabrasion uses crystals to exfoliate skin's top layers; can reduce appearance of sun damage, hyperpigmentation, and fine lines

One or Three Signature Facials from Suite 10 Medical Aesthetics (Up to 61% Off)

Suite 10 Medical Aesthetics

Wellesley

$125 $49

Registered Nurse blends customized facials to combat everything from acne and rosacea to uneven pigmentation

$225 for 50 Units of Dysport at Melrose MedSpa ($300 Value)

Melrose MedSpa

Melrose

$300 $225

Injections temporarily relieve appearance of frown lines between the brows

$40 for $90 Toward Facial Services — Skin Sense

Skin Sense

Melrose Highlands

$90 $40

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Ultimate Regenerating Facial with Paraffin Dip or Hot-Stone Massage at Ultimate Spa by Adela (Up to 49% Off)

Ultimate Spa by Adela

Melrose

$115 $59

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Exfoliating treatments and masks chosen to suit your skin type, complemented by a moisturizing hand treatment or a one-hour massage

One Airbrush Tan or One Month of Basic or Deluxe UV Tanning at Sun Touch Tanning (Up to 50% Off)

Sun Touch Tanning

North Braintree

$24 $12

Airbrush tans are applied by certified techs and bronze skin one to two shades darker; UV tan options include lay-down and standup booths

$49 for a Skin Analysis, Consultation, and Acne Facial Treatment at Clear Choice Acne Studio ($125 Value)

Clear Choice Acne Studio

Braintree

$125 $49

Clear Choice Acne Studio's specialists study skin and look for possible causes of acne, then decongest pores and cleanse complexions

$12 for $24 Toward any Threading Service

The Threading Spa

North Braintree

$24 $12

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Facial, Full Set of Eyelash Extensions, or Full-Face Threading at Ess Aar Beauty Salon (Up to 57% Off)

Ess Aar Beauty Salon

Braintree

$70 $30

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Choose from nine rejuvenating facials; extensions elongate lashes and accentuate eyes; ancient art of threading removes unwanted facial hair

Two Accent XL Skin-Tightening Treatments at Flawless Medspa (Up to 67% Off). Two Options Available.

Flawless Medspa

Stoneham

$600 $199

Dual-layer thermotherapy revives appearances by tightening sagging skin and reducing wrinkles on any area of the body

One or Three Fabulous Facials or One Set of Lash Extensions at Advanced Laser & Skin Center (Up to 52% Off)

Advanced Laser & Skin Center

North Woburn

$90 $49

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Aestheticians clear skin with a facial customized to skin type, or create dramatic eyes with individually-applied synthetic lashes

1 or 3 European Facials and Peels or Ultrasonic Facials at Northshore Electrology & Esthetics (Up to 55% Off)

Northshore Electrology & Esthetics

Downtown Saugus

$60 $29

European facials deeply cleanse and moisturize skin; DermaSound Plus ultrasonic facials work to stimulate collagen production

One, Two, or Four Fractional Laser Treatments for the Full Face at Sky Skin Center (Up to 66% Off)

Sky Skin Center

North Saugus

$399 $169

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Technicians use targeted lasers to reduce the appearance of pigmentation, age spots, and freckles; safe for all skin types and no down time

One or Two Four-Layer, Purification, or Ultimate Hydration Facials at Dream Spa Medical (Up to 68% Off)

Dream Spa Medical

Canton

$150 $49

Four-layer facials use vitamin C to rejuvenate skin; purification facials unclog pores; ultimate-hydration facials moisturize parched skin

Brazilian Wax, Signature Facial with Hand Treatment, or Ultrasonic Facial at Alluna Skin Care (Up to 51% Off)

Alluna Skin Care

Canton

$70 $35

Licensed aestheticians perform custom facials with skin-softening hand treatments; Brazilian wax leaves skin smooth and hair-free

1, 3, 5, or 10 FIT Body Wraps at X-Treme Styles Salon (Up to 63% Off)

X-Treme Styles Salon

Clinton

$130 $59

Soothing body wraps use far-infrared rays to speed metabolism, aid fat breakdown, and encourage body detoxification

$120 for $240 Worth of Collagen Facials — foreverflawless

Forever Flawless

Natick

$240 $120

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75-Minute Facial or 50-Minute Facial with Option for Eye Zone Treatment or Peel at Tropez (Up to 55% Off)

Tropez Salon & Spa

Natick

$80 $39

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Tropez offers facials with products from Aveda's natural skin care line, which help address signs of age, dryness, and other issues

Custom-Blended Bath Products at Bath Junkie Natick Mall (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Bath Junkie Natick Mall

Natick Mall

$30 $15

Eco-friendly bath soaps, salt scrubs, and lotions customized with your choice of size, color, and scent

Four, Six, or Eight VelaShape Body-Sculpting Treatments at Cosmetic Laser Clinic in Burlington (Up to 81% Off)

LaserDocs

Multiple Locations

$920 $199

Experienced physicians contour physiques with FDA-cleared laser energy, radio frequency, massage to diminish cellulite without downtime.

One or Three Clinical Facial Treatments at Tanxing Aesthetic Clinic (Up to 58% Off)

Tanxing Aesthetic Clinic

Burlington

$100 $49

Aesthetician customizes a facial treatment to help smooth blemishes, add moisture or combat signs of aging

One Set of Eyelash Extensions with Optional Refill at Five Star Beauty Salon (50% Off)

Five Star Beauty Salon

Our Beauty Five Star Salon

$125 $62

Long, thick, lush eyelash extensions enhance natural lashes

$159 for Three Ultrasonic Facials at The Vanishing Vein ($330 Value)

The Vanishing Vein

Framingham

$330 $159

Ultrasonic facials loosen and remove dead skin cells, helping to improve complexion and circulation

60-Minute Spa Facial with Mini or Full Spa Package at Amazing Skin Care & Spa (Up to 56% Off)

Amazing Skin Care & Spa USA, LLC

Framingham

$135 $59

Spa facials refresh skin with the antioxidant vitamin C and pair with extremity massages and an optional hand-and-foot treatment

20 Units of Botox with Option of One Microdermabrasion or Chemical Peel at ABEO MEDSPA (Up to 51% Off)

ABEO Medspa

Hingham

$400 $199

Botox injections smooth out fine lines; diamond-tip microdermabrasion treatments and customized chemical peels enhance the effect

One or Three IPL Photofacials at Landa Cosmetic & Spa (Up to 70% Off)

Landa Cosmetic and Medspa

Framingham

$299 $99

Intense pulsed light targets problems such as brown spots, redness, and broken capillaries

$125 for Eyelash Extensions at Tanamania ($250 Value)

Tanamania

South Peabody

$250 $125

Carefully applied eyelash extensions lengthen lashes, creating a glamorous new look

Body-Scrub Package, Microdermabrasion with Body-Scrub Package, or Microdermabrasion at Escape Day Spa (Up to 75% Off)

Escape Day Spa

North Reading

$200 $59

Host of services scrubs bodies and faces, shedding old, dull skin to produce a brighter, younger-looking appearance

$59 for a Cocktail Lift Facial Treatment at Skincare & Massage by Debra-Jean ($125 Value)

Skincare & Massage by Debra-Jean

South Salem

$125 $59

The Cocktail Lift treatment helps brighten & tone the skin, reducing the appearance of fine lines & wrinkles to create a more youthful look

$35 for One Brightening Peel Facial at Lasting Impression Skin and Nail Boutique ($70 Value)

Lasting Impression Skin and Nail Boutique

South Salem

$70 $35

The facial helps skin achieve a natural glow

$60 for Three Airbrush Spray Tans at Essentials Medical Day Spa ($120 Value)

Essentials Medical Day Spa

Brockton

$120 $60

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Technicians follow and flatter body contours with custom airbrush spray tan

One American Facial or One or Two Microdermabrasion Treatments at American Skin Care (Up to 48% Off)

American Skin Care

Norfolk

$65 $35

American facials extract pores and hydrates skin, and microdermabrasion buffs away dead skin cells and softens the signs of aging

$75 for a Facial with Chemical Peel at Atir Natural Nail & Skin Care Spa ($150 Value)

Atir Natural Nail & Skin Care Spa

Acton

$150 $75

Customized to client's skin type, facials refresh skin before chemical peel dives deeper to clear complexions

Non-Surgical Facelifts at Kýma Med Spa & Anti-Aging Center in Norwell (Up to 70% Off)

Kýma Med Spa & Anti-Aging Center

Norwell

$220 $99

Noninvasive procedure reduces facial wrinkles and sagging skin with pulses of light, electrical, and ultrasonic energy

$109 for $199 Worth of Eyelash Services — The Skin bar

The Skin Bar - Stephanie Marshall

Norwell

$199 $109

Semipermanent eyelash extensions give you longer, thicker, and very natural looking eyelashes

Two IPL Facials on Small, Medium, or Large Area from Zinc Spa & Nail Bar (Up to 70% Off)

Zinc Spa & Nail Bar

Wrentham

$300 $89

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IPL facials help lessen the appearance of wrinkles, rosacea, sun damage, sun spots, broken capillaries, and acne

Two, Four, or Six Fine-Light Photofacials at Club Reduce (Up to 67% Off)

Club Reduce

Mansfield

$180 $65

Fine-Light photofacials smooth skin and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles

One, Two, or Three Anti-Aging Lactic Facials at Splendor Skin & Nail (Up to 59% Off)

Splendor Skin & Nail

North Easton

$80 $39

Lactic facials minimize signs of aging and improve skin tone

One or Three Nonsurgical Lifting Treatments at Dolce Med Spa & Boutique (Up to 85% Off). Six Options Available.

Dolce Med Spa

Hanover

$299 $169

Infrared laser works to heat collagen on the face, neck, or chest, causing skin to contract and tighten

One, Two, or Three Nonsurgical Face-Lifts at Lipo-Ex of Marlborough (Up to 73% Off)

Lipo-Ex of Marlborough

Marlborough

$250 $99

Radio frequencies work to promote collagen growth, reduce wrinkles, and tighten the skin with no downtime

One, Two, or Three Skin-Rejuvenation and Skin-Tightening Sessions at Bellezza Laser Spa (Up to 62% Off)

Bellezza Laser Spa

Northborough

$350 $159

Syneron eMax system provides two services in one: skin rejuvenation and skin tightening to reduce pigmentation and signs of aging.

One or Three Fraxel Laser Skin-Resurfacing Treatments for the Face at Vitalize MD (Up to 53% Off)

Vitalize MD

Westborough

$1,000 $500

Thousands of microscopic lasers smooth out the texture of the skin, reducing the look of wrinkles and acne scars without damaging the tissue

One or ThreeLaser Infra-Red Skin-Tightening Facials at Lase-Away Hair and Skin Solutions (Up to 61% Off)

Lase-Away Hair and Skin Solutions

Westborough

$300 $129

Near infra-red laser aims to firm lax skin by spurring the production of collagen and then elastin to tighten loose and sagging skin

Select Local Merchants

Being acknowledged feels good. That’s why owner Rosaline Lowe strives to personally greet each customer who enters her spa. It's just one of many personal touches that await clients who come in for one of Rosaline's much lauded facials, during which detailed consultations help the skincare expert indentify the particular needs of each complexion. For dry, aging skin, she may recommend an organic blueberry-and-honey facial, which plumps fine lines with moisture, while patients with uneven tone may see her pointing toward the oil-thwarting powers of kojic and lactic acids, which can help fight breakouts and discoloration.

Rosaline's uncanny ability to pinpoint the ails of differing skin types stems from a lengthy career that includes training at Edith Serei Academy in Canada, and more than 23 years at the helm of Rosaline SkinCare & Spa. In addition to personalized pampering, Rosaline and her staff also dish out shea-butter body wraps, waxing strips, massages, and the spa’s own line of all-natural cosmetic products.

1426 Beacon St
Brookline,
MA
US

Boston’s leader in helping men and women LOOK FRESH AND VIBRANT AT ANY AGE! Made up of a team of physicians, facial cosmetic surgeons, nurse practitioners and medical aestheticians dedicated to developing and providing customized state-of-the-art cosmetic, laser and skin rejuvenation treatments. Operating since 1999.

1290 Boylston Street
Chestnut Hill,
MA
US

MiniLuxe's stable of pamperers ensures sanitary and up-to-date beautification services by receiving regular consult from podiatrists and doctors, and autoclaving their instruments to achieve 100% sterilization. The 30-minute basic manicure shapes, buffs, and colors nails more quickly than dipping digits in melted copper and letting them rust. During the 45-minute KleanSpa fig and fern pedicure, technicians massage paws with a Blue Hawaii specialty scrub and hydrating lotion inflected with the scents of fresh figs, lush ferns, and vanilla. Alternatively, feet steep in paraben-free LaLicious-brand essential oils and scrubs during a 45-minute LaLicious sugar kiss pedicure, a blend of citrus, rose, and vanilla. Friendly staffers perform each service, answering lingering questions about nail maintenance or calluses shaped like Ronald Reagan.

481 Harvard St
Brookline,
MA
US

To call The Body Shop a mere skin and body care store is to miss half of what makes it special. Late founder Dame Anita Roddick was a pioneer for ethical business practices; upon opening her first store in Brighton, England, in 1976, she developed company values such as "Defend Human Rights" and "Protect The Planet." She somehow balanced principles and profit, partnering in global campaigns with UNICEF, Greenpeace, Amnesty International, and the United Nations, all while ultimately expanding her brand into 2,500 locations in over 60 international markets. After her death in 2007, then-British Prime Minister Gordon Brown said, ?She campaigned for green issues for many years before it became fashionable to do so and inspired millions to the cause by bringing sustainable products to a mass market. . . . She was an inspiration.?

Indeed, the Body Shop exhibits an eco-friendliness and social consciousness that's hard to come by in a company of its size. Its products have been fair-trade since 1987, and its Against Animal Testing movement led to an EU-wide ban of animal testing of cosmetics. The products are made from ingredients harvested from around the world: shea butter from Ghana goes into body scrubs and butters, and Indian artisans craft wooden massagers and tote bags that are screenprinted by hand. But all that isn't to say the company's production practices overshadow its final products. Skincare treatments such as the brand?s iconic body butters, facial products, and gift collections often appear in Allure, Marie Claire, Lucky, Seventeen and other national publications.

267 Harvard St.
Brookline,
MA
US

Violet Skin Boutique has been the go-to spot for Boston complexions since 2004, but its story actually starts about 30 years prior. In 1975, Violet Mkhitaryan first began concocting skin products in her native Armenia. She cracked open old books to mine eastern European recipes for inspiration, and when she wasn't whisking oils and herbs into face-rejuvenating salves, she was running spas. Over the following decades, Violet helmed spas in Armenia and Moscow, all while earning degrees in aesthetics and biochemistry, and finally staked her claim in Boston.

Violet's products have appeared not only on customers' faces but in numerous press outlets, including the pages of Martha Stewart's Whole Living and the Improper Bostonian, which called her line the city's best local beauty products. She makes her lauded serums surrounded by glass jugs, dried flower petals, and everything nice in a lab that the Boston Globe described as resembling a pastry chef's kitchen. At her spa's two locations, she beautifies her clients with facials and body treatments celebrated by Every Day with Rachel Ray.

1362 Beacon St
Brookline,
MA
US

If there were a motto that defines Irina Stukalov, it would most likely be “never stop learning.” When she founded Electrolysis & Skin Care Clinic in 1993, the registered electrologist mainly focused on permanent hair removal via low-level electric currents. Since then, she’s added a few other feathers to her cap, including her aesthetician's license and her title as an intense-pulsed-light technician. She also underwent the training necessary to wield GlyMed Plus products during peels and facials designed to nourish skin with ingredients that, like tears from a robocop, are both technologically advanced and organic. Irina has also added an aesthetician and makeup artist to her team to satisfy her growing clientele.

1170 Beacon St.
Brookline,
MA
US

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