Los Angeles

Marilyn Young at Yuki's,
8640 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, 310-360-8000
Hers is just a tiny room in a corner of this power salon, but expect a huge change in your appearance -- natural-looking but sophisticated. Young also teaches Mistake proof ways to apply mascara and blush. Once you've tried her custom-blended concealer, you'll forget you ever had blemishes. One-hour lesson, $150.