Instead of giving your pores a blast of cold air, try increasing your circulation. Skin care guru Robin Evans’s new oxygen facial ($115) detoxifies and hydrates using natural botanicals. The extractions didn’t give us a breakout, which was a first. 611 Broadway, at Houston Street, suite 508 (212-677-6114).
Walk to Plank. The just-opened LES Pilates studio has five top-of-the-line towers for small classes ($25) in a light, airy space. Grab a jar of chilled cucumber and lemon water upon arrival and a eucalyptus towel after class. 187 Chrystie Street, between Rivington and Stanton Streets (212-260-2501).
Your scalp is skin, too. Show it some love with an exfoliation or cleansing treatment ($70) from Greg Ruggeri. The Aussie uses La Biosthétique (fancy French beauty serum) to slough off dead cells and follows it with an intense moisture and protein treatment to rehydrate sad winter hair. 153 West 18th Street, between Sixth and Seventh Avenues, third floor (212-229-2094).
Hit the tropics at Great Jones Spa. The new Fiji coconut sugar glow ($150) combines macadamia, dilo, and kukui nut oils with exotic fruit enzymes, coconut milk, and pure cane sugar to uncover new skin and restore elasticity. 29 Great Jones Street, between Bowery and Lafayette Street (212-505-3185).
Now go on and show what your mama gave ya.
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