One-on-One Consultations at Ayla

Our consultations are great fun! One of our thoughtful Ayla Guides will review the skin, hair, or makeup products you're currently using, discuss what else you'd like to achieve with your regimen, and make some suggestions just for you. We also now offer makeup lessons, Bach Flower consultations, and virtual facials. (To learn more about in-person facial treatments at our SF studio, click here.)

Check out our menu of options below. Please note that when you schedule, all times listed are on Pacific Time.


Discovery Guide Consultation:
15 minutes via video, phone, or email
If you’re new to us and aren’t sure where to begin, this is a great place to start — and if you’ve shopped with us before, it’s a fun way to refresh your routine with the help of one of our warm and welcoming Guides.
Cost: complimentary
Choose how you’d like your consultation:
Video or phone   Email

In-Depth Guide Consultation with Sample Kit: 30 minutes via video, phone, or email
Want something just a little bit longer? Try our In-Depth Guide Consultation, which includes a sweet bespoke kit of 4-6 samples that we’ll ship out to you.
Cost: $40, which includes a sample kit and $5 credit towards your next purchase
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In-Depth Esthetician Consultation with Massage Instruction: 45 minutes via video
This one-on-one session combines a thorough consultation our fantastic esthetician, Sarah, with the facial massage instruction that she's becoming increasingly known for. During your video session, she’ll review a suggested AM/PM skincare routine for you and also suggest steps for a home facial, complete with massage techniques chosen just for you. We’re sure you’ll love Sarah as much as we do.
Cost: $45
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Discovery Guide Consultation:
 15-20 minutes via video, phone, or email
Whether you’re new to Ayla or you’ve shopped with us before, our signature consultation is a fun way to refresh your routine.
Cost: complimentary
Choose how you’d like your consultation:
Video or phone   Email



Discovery Guide Consultation: 15-20 minutes 
Want some help with shade matching? Not sure how to get the look you’re going for? Just send a photo to with a note about what you’re looking for and what you use now, and we’ll email or call you back with some suggestions.
Cost: complimentary

In-Depth Makeup Artist Lesson with Melissa McMillan: 50 minutes in person or via video
Our go-to makeup artist, Melissa, delivers personalized coaching on an overall look, specific products and shades, and pro application techniques with expertise and a sense of humor that we adore.
Cost: $60
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We've begun to offer virtual facials in addition to our consultations — and we have to tell you: they're marvelous. Better than we had even envisioned. When you can't get a facial in person, we truly think they're the next best thing. Read more about them here. We're happy to create group experiences, too.



Bach Flower Consultation: 30-40 minutes 
During this phone call, one of our Bach Flower Guides will review your Bach Flower Consultation form, ask some questions, and work with you to select a custom blend together. The consultation includes a custom-blended Bach flower remedy. Read more about our approach to Bach flower remedies here and learn why we love them so much here.
Cost: $97
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And if you just have a quick question about our products, you can always call or email us (415-520-7320 / We’re open M-F from 10am-5pm Pacific Time. 

PS Want to visit us instead? Find out more about what we're doing in our studio, visit us.