There's nothing worse than being out of town when a beauty emergency strikes. Luckily, with the right contacts, the world's top talent can be at your fingertips wherever you are. 

When most of the Middle East decamps to London for the winter, the city's hottest hairdressers are in high demand. For colour, look no further than Four, while Daniel Hersheson is unbeatable for a cut and blow dry. Beauty-wise, Sarah Chapman is your wing woman for facials while Nadiya Bekar at Four is your go-to girl for waxing and brows. 

When in New York, arguably the planet's most put together place, head straight to Fix Beauty Bar for amazing manis, pedis and blow dries. 

While in Paris, David Mallet is the man for hair while facials at Biologique Recherché are life changing. Then, the three Ms. In Milan, Di Luca is a safe one-stop shop. 

In Mumbai, Monsoon Salon and Spa offers several safe pairs of hands for every beauty SOS and finally, when in Moscow, the beauty salon at the Ritz Carlton is pretty unbeatable.