Hair & Beauty

Melbourne’s Best Beauty Therapists

By Mona Chatskin
1st Aug 2016

We all love a bit of pampering when times are tough (or let’s face it, even when they aren’t). Luckily, Melbourne has a bunch of different beauty salons to indulge in, but how do we know which ones are the best?

We asked you to pick the best beauty therapists in Melbs, and the results are in. Whether you want to fake that summer glow, spoil yourself with a relaxing facial, or simply get your nails did - here are the Best Beauty Therapists in Melbourne, as chosen by you! 

#1 Melissa O’Brien at Skin Essentials


Snatching up first place, Melissa O’Brien at Skin Essentials definitely knows her way around the beauty treatments. This Elwood beauty bar is making sure us kids in the Bayside ‘burbs are looking mighty fine. From facials to spray tans, Skin Essentials will have you covered from your head to your toes!

#2 Valesca at Brazilica

Brunswick, Collingwood, Port Melbourne

The ladies at Brazilica sure know how to give those waxes, and they’re taking hair removal to the next level. Specialising in Brazilians and brows, these waxing kweens will take the very best care of you. Sporting three locations, you can book yourself in at any of these spots to see what all the fuss is about. Waxing both guys and gals, we have no doubt you’ll find a package that suits you.

#3 Kayla at Brazilian Butterfly

Various Locations

Another waxing go-to in Melbourne, Brazilian Butterfly has over 30 Melbourne locations - so you’re feeling smooth wherever you are! Not only do they offer your standard waxing services, but they also do laser hair removal and spray tans. Seems like the perfect place to get your pamper on.

#4 Charlotte at Beauty & Bronze


This Camberwell Salon is one of the most stunning spaces we’ve ever seen! Decked out with plush couches and comfy cushions, you’ll leave Beauty and Bronze in a state of nirvana. They offer a bunch of skin treatments and beauty services, and they even have an online store for you to grab your beauty essentials from when the couch potato mood hits!

#5 Lucy Redpath at The Hive Beauty

St Kilda

Coming in at 5th place, this cosy beauty den is tucked away in the heart of St Kilda. The Hive wants you to relax and rejuvenate! Lucy is the owner of The Hive, and wants to have you feeling like the ultimate Queen Bees. On offer are facials, nail treatments, relaxation massages and more – so you’ll be pampered to your heart’s content.

#6 Victoria at Victoria Jade


Located on Prahran’s iconic Greville Street, Victoria Jade will help bring out the best in you. This salon’s speciality is brows, skin and make-up. Whether you need your make-up done for a special occasion, or a facial peel to clear up any impurities – Victoria Jade has you covered. Victoria also specialises in feather touch tattoos for your brows, so they can look as on fleek at the rest of you!

#7 Luisa Caruana at Allure Skin & Body


Open for over 13 years, Allure Skin and Beauty knows a thing or two about beauty care. The girls here make sure to offer a customised and personalised service to make you feel as indulged as ever. They have paramedically trained skin clinicians, master waxers, eyebrow sculptors and expert spray tanners – you'll have no problem finding exactly what you're after! 

#8 Vanessa at Vanessa Leigh


Whether you’re keen for some cosmetic enhancements, anti-ageing treatments, or just your basic beauty services – be sure to check out Vanessa Leigh. Vanessa’s had over a decade of experience in the beauty industry, so you’re guaranteed expert treatment from the second you step in the salon. From teeth whitening to skin needling, you’ll find some of the most coveted beauty treatments at Vanessa Leigh!

#9 Ashleigh at Skinovations


The team at Skinovations are all about prioritising skin health! Specialising in skin treatments, they help you get that dewy glow you’ve been pining after for so long. They also offer all your standard beauty treatments, so you’ll be looking like your best self by the time you’re done there!

#10 Angelina at Skin Angel


Snagging the last place, Skin Angel is a skin and laser clinic located in Armadale - and they know a thing or two about angelic skin. Angelina makes sure to use skin superfood ingredients in her beauty treatments, so you only get the best for your skin! Watch the magic happen during a sesh here – we promise you won’t regret it!

#11 Mobile Beauty Co.

Anywhere you want

Hate actual, tangible salons? Or just feeling particularly lazy today? Well, you’re in luck. Mobile Beauty Co. (formerly Sea Spray Tans) comes to YOU. They can set up a mobile tanning salon in the comfort of your own home. Essentially, you don't need to step foot outside your front door to turn post-Maldives stint bronze. Our tip? Start with the St Tropez Classic Bronzing Mist and work your way up from there. They’re also mastering fluttery lash extensions, blitzing brows and lacquering nails…alllll of the bewdy.

Image Credit: Skin Angel via Facebook

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