November 16, 2017

NYC: Best Facials Under $200

Best Facials Under $200, Heyday

A few months ago, I shared my favorite places to get a “luxury” facial in  NYC. While I still would vouch for every single one of those places, if spending $350+ is a bit too crazy for you (trust me, I get that), we have you covered! Below you’ll find five of the best spots to get a facial or treatment for under $200 that are sure to leave you with happy, glowing skin.


Known as “The Dry Bar of Facials,” Hey Day offers customized facials to give your skin what it needs, while giving you the knowledge you want to keep it at its best. There are (4) NYC locations, each hosting a one-stop shop for skincare products that are used during facial following service. 

Facial treatments range from $60-$135. See full menu of facial treatments here.

Best Facials Under $200, OHM Spa & Lounge


OHM Spa & Lounge treatments combine the expertise of highly trained therapists and an array of potent and therapeutic skincare products to achieve immediate and long term goals. Each facial treatment is uniquely customized by a trusted skincare therapist to the client’s skin condition and tailored to individual needs. A calm, soothing environment is created to allow your mind and body to ease away tension as your skincare needs are being addressed.

Signature & Premium facial treatments range from $159-$179. See full menu of facial treatments here.

Best Facials Under $200, Daphne European Skincare and Sugaring Studio


DAPHNE is a results-driven skin care studio focusing on blending European modalities and treatments with the latest in technology. Through its in-spa sugaring studio, ilovesugar, DAPHNE offers traditional Egyptian sugaring hair removal as well as waxing services. Sugaring is a gentle, more natural form of hair removal made from Sugar + Lemon + Water, pure and simple.

European Facial (50 Min): $199

Designed with the highest standards of cleansing, exfoliation, extractions, mask, and hydration, this facial treatment soothes, tones, and nourishes your skin. Each customized facial is targeted to pamper, beautify, and correct.

*Receive 10% off of any facial when mentioning “Helena” or “Brooklyn Blonde” when making your appointment (now through 12/16/17). See full menu of facial treatments here.

Best Facials Under $200, Mario Badescu


Mario Badescu is the name that continues to transcend generations and span the entire life-cycle of skin: from powerful acne solutions to potent anti-aging treatments, there are customized regimens for every skin type and concern imaginable.

Facial treatments start at $65 with Add-Ons ranging from $20-$40. See full menu of facial treatments here.

Best Facials Under $200, The Red Door Spa


The Red Door Spa offers expert estheticians, a professional skin care line, and facials for every skin type, backed by over 100 years of experience. Signature elements of every skincare treatment include 1) a custom aromatherapy inhalation using pure essential oils to invigorate the senses, 2) a nourishing collagen lip mask to hydrate and plump lips, and 3) soothing ice globes to minimize pores, leaving skin with a cool finishing touch.

Best known for the Advanced Brightening Facial: $160

Using Elizabeth Arden’s Skin Illuminating products, available exclusively at Red Door Spa, this facial is designed to address and correct hyper-pigmentation and uneven skin tone. Vitamins and antioxidants boost brightness, combat discoloration and dark spots while Biomimetic Peptide repairs collagen and elastin. Skin’s cellular health is improved and immediate brightening and radiance is revealed.

*Receive a complimentary Collagen Face Mask when booking your facial by mentioning my exclusive code ‘HELENA’




  • diaw

    this is helpful! thanks for sharing

  • Ewa Macherowska

    Absolutely love it! x

  • Kim

    I’ve NEVER had a facial.. is that crazy?! Haha. I love this!


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    THANKS! I love Clarins and wrote a post about why here Have you tried the AcuFacial? I have not

  • Magda

    These places sound amazing, thanks for sharing, I will send a link to this post to mu friend who currently lives in NYC for a few months! 🙂

  • Peppermint Dolly

    Great round up!!


  • Adriana

    These places look fantastic!

    The Black Blush

  • Sharon

    I love the Red Door Spa! And they are so nice. I love Mario Badescu products and had no idea they have a spa. I don’t live in the city but visit often so maybe that will be the next place I’ll have to make the trip for.

  • Gemma Townsend

    Thanks for sharing this is really good. How often do you get a facial and what type of facials do you usually get? I have combination skin so have always tended to go for purifying facials. As I’m getting older, I think I should start going for anti ageing but not sure of the best ones?

  • Sarah

    Hey, I’m just wondering, have you tried these places yourself? If so, do you mind sharing your personal review of how your skin felt? And if not, how did you select them?


  • Vicky Sullivan

    I live in NYC and this was super helpful! Thanks so much for sharing.


  • Unity

    Facials are a must-have if you want to look your best always. They are essential even for those people who do cleansing, toning and moisturizing religiously. Because even after this CTM schedule, skin keeps accumulating dead skin, exfoliation and massaging becomes important for better blood flow.

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  • NNBSisters

    I am so glad I stumbled on this blog post! I moved to the city about a year ago and I’ve been looking for good places to get facials etc. that isn’t an arm & leg! I’ll be trying these out, for sure!

    NNB SISTERS || Chelsey & Jocelyn

  • Thelma

    Great post Helena. I haven’t had a facial but if I plan to, I know where I’d go. It’s a cheapest on the list – Mario Badescu. Lol. I know I’m cheap like that. 😀

  • Greta

    Thanks for the recommendations! Definitely have to try some of these out!

  • Cindy c

    Omg I work at heyday in the uws!

  • happy wheels

    Your share is very useful, the price is very suitable for me.

  • دستبند

    as far as i know you are the best blog eveeeer

  • kamlesh

    nice post thank you for sharing with us.

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