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Melbourne beauty salons now open for bookings

Emerge from iso fresh as a daisy and lock in a long overdue salon session. These Melbourne nail salons, hairdressers, beauty spas and brow bars are open for bookings.

Hairdressers and blow dry bars

  • Soda Hair is back in action from Tuesday to Sunday. Their design salon is COVID-safe with 1.5m socially distanced remodelled stations. Call 03 9349 2524 or book online for a fresh cut.
  • Manhor Men’s Grooming Lounge is open from Monday to Saturday. The perfect spot for men who want to polish themselves in a luxurious way. Only taking appointments for hair, call 03 9188 4299 or book online.
  • Barber on Degraves is open as usual for all manicured men – give them a buzz on (03) 9654 3346 to book.
  • Kenny and the Sunshine Girls is a retro salon offering unisex hair services. Open from Monday to Saturday, ring them at 9041 0143 to be put on the waiting list.
  • Saint Louie Hair is open from 10am til late, Monday to Saturday. Book in an appointment and give your hair a long awaited treatment.
  • Raw Element offers hair services using quality product from Kerastase, l’Oréal and Mr Smith. Call (03)9347 1347 and lock in your next look with one of their stylists.
  • B.Olume Hair is open Monday to Sunday. This Korean salon offers a wide range of services including cuts, highlights and balayage. Book online or call 03 8394 5954.
  • Hair of Bellair has been styling in Kensington since 1988. Lock in your next trim or colour session by making an online appointment.
  • Rakis on Collins is a top tier destination hair salon. Open from Tuesday to Saturday, the award-winning team is now accepting online bookings.
  • All the Kings Men is a beloved barber shop for dapper men. Now taking bookings for all haircuts, beard trims and styling sessions. Give them a call on (03) 9639 1899 or book online.
  • Letizia’s Hair Design in Carson Place is open for bookings, offering the freshest cuts in an iconic hidden location. Find them off Little Collins Street.
  • The Blow is open from 7am to 7pm, Monday to Saturday. Book in an appointment for a signature blow dry and get ready to conquer your day.
The outside of a hair salon

Hidden gem Letizia’s hair design is open for business

Beauty spas

  • Miss Fox is a luxurious self-care sanctuary crowned World’s Best Beauty Salon 2019. Spa, grooming and well-being treatments will reopen from 2 November, now open for online bookings.
  • Botanica Wellness Spa and Clinic will be reopening their doors on 4 November. Located in the luxury hotel Rialto, indulge with a relaxing massage. Join the wait list to lock in your next treatment.
  • Sensu spa is open from 10am to 7pm, Monday to Sunday. This Japanese inspired wellness day spa is taking bookings for therapeutic and remedial massage via email, phone (03 9017 6032) or online.
  • Natashas Skin Spa is located in the heart of Southbank. Pre-book online now for 6 November onward. This modern spa specialises in skin and laser treatments.

Nail salons

  • NU Vogue Nail is set to reopen from 2 November, with pre-bookings now open. Book your manicure or pedicure treatment online or SMS 0433 333 040.
  • Modern Nails is a professional nail and lash salon in Bourke St. They will open from 2 November and are currently accepting bookings via phone call at 0482 856 789.
  • Downtown Nail Spa will reopen doors on 2 November. Now taking bookings for all SNS, acrylic nail and pedicure needs. Ring them at 0449 695 678 to book.
  • Éclaire Beauty Studio will be open Monday to Saturday from November 2. Lock in for a manicure and a cuticle care to deeply nourish your nails. Text or call 0425 576 543 / 03 9973 9580.
A woman looking at a shelf of nail polishes

Nail the post-iso look with a fresh manicure

Skin clinics, lash salons and brow bars

  • Airs and Graces is set to reopen from 2 November, with pre-bookings open now. Choose between waxing, pedicures, body polish, relaxation massage and more. Online bookings available.
  • Zip Zip Wax are taking take appointments from 2 November. They specialize in hot Brazilian waxing and spray tans. Ring them at (03) 9077 4234 or book online.
  • Skin Deep Beauty Therapy open on 2 November. Choose a pedicure or a lash lift to erase your lockdown look. Head to their website to join the wait list.
  • J beauty & Co. can’t wait to reopen on 2 November. This Korean beauty salon offers eyelash extensions, cosmetic tattoos, laser facial treatments and more. Online bookings available.
  • Shellz Brow Bar will open all week from 2 November, with pre-bookings available online. Services include eyelash lift and extensions, eyebrow threading, microblading and more.
  • Sophia Beauty & Co. is set to reopen from 2 November, with pre-bookings now open. Lock in a lash up session with one of their eyelash and brow specialists. Call 0449 193 535 or book online.
A woman getting eyelash extensions

Lash up out of lockdown