Bye-bye hairy legs and nasty nails … The world of lash extensions, hair removal, tattoos, tanning and plucking and plumping is back.

As coronavirus lockdown restrictions are gradually lifted, we rejoice and rejoin the world of caring what we look like (maybe)!

The four square metre rule will apply to all personal services and a distance of 1.5 metres must be maintained between clients. With such limited spaces, our beauty bars are filling up fast, so book now.

“If you want to drop your isolation look then the Chapel Street Precinct is the place to do it. Whether it’s waxing, lash extensions or spray tanning – you don’t need to go anywhere else,” said Australia’s first and only same-sex married Mayor, Cr Steve Stefanopoulos, from the City of Stonnington.

Check out which of your fave Chapel Street Precinct beauty businesses have reopened.

*Disclaimer – if you’ve been loving your iso look and want to keep it, we say go you!

Bookings available from June 1st. May your pout be pouty once more! Claudia is a cosmetic and aesthetic nurse, whose services include anti-wrinkle and dermal fillers. You can find her inside Razor Dolls salon. Click here to book or DM Claudia on their Instagram.

Why hello SOAK. Melbourne’s first Beauty Bar & Salon. Alongside a full-service bar (yes, you can sip on a cocktail while you’re pampered), the space includes an impressive 15 metre manicure counter, hair and makeup styling stations, 2 beauty rooms, a spray tan room and a custom-built lounge area. The Soak Team is ready and waiting for your call. Book in today at www.soak.bar or call the salon on 9826 3970.

Let your lashes enter the room before you do with a full set of from the Beauty Brow Lash Bar. They’re stunning. Reopening on Monday June 1 for all your long desired brow and lash boosts post iso!

Fresh brows can instantly freshen up a face, in all the best ways. That’s why it’s important you have a professional to groom them for you according to your individual face shape. Victoria Jade is one of the experts waxing, trimming and tidying your brows. They also offer cosmetic tattooing, make up and tanning. They’re back on June 1, actioning their waitlist clients first, then will open Online Bookings for all other appointments and clients.

Officially open as of June 1. Online bookings are encouraged. Lash Design Studios are the premium lash providers and lash lift specialists on Chapel Street. They’re also professional brow stylists and 100% vegan. You really can’t go wrong.

Reopening Monday 1st June. When you visit the clinic you’ll notice additional safety and hygiene practices in place. They ask you follow safety protocols so that they maintain a safe environment for everyone.

Open 1st June, schedule your appointment now! It’s time to look and feel your best, and that includes hands, nails and feet. Let the professional team at Organique look after you. They also do eyelash extensions, so you’ll never look tired, no matter how many late nights in iso you may have had.

Reopening June 1, Norbu Urban Retreat within the Olsen Hotel is perfect. Whether you prefer an intense Deep Tissue or Remedial massage, or if you like something a little gentler, try their hot stone massage. Bliss. Add a facial or full body treatment and go all out. You deserve it. Call 03 9040 1199 too book now.

Now taking bookings for June, July and August. DM them on Instagram or email chapel@victimsofink.com.au to secure your spot. Chapel Street has some of the most unique tattoo parlours in Melbourne, Victims of Ink being one of them. Most of the lads of Chapel Street have a thing for ink. And we’re lucky it’s the good kind of ink that the artists at Victims of Ink are in the business of creating.

Reopening June 1 to tend to all your iso brow needs. These ladies are dedicated to making your eyes flaunt and your face glow! The promise? Amazing service that doesn’t break the bank, but trust us, what you’ll get is so much more. You’ll leave feeling like a million bucks – no makeup needed, though they can do that too if you like.

Winner of the 2019 Chapel Champion Award in the Beauty category reopens June 1! This boutique beauty salon starts starts with a love story. No… not a Romeo and Juliet kind. More, love for yourself, love for your planet and furry friends kind. Specialising in Vegan, toxic and cruelty free beauty treatments while aiming to be a plastic free and eco-friendly salon.

Serving clients again from June 1! Have you been working from home on a dodgy chair with no back support? You’re probably craving a really good massage and Bodhi Thai is the place to get it. Due to limited bookings they are accepted per day, an advance online booking is highly recommended.

Open 1st June for all your beauty love and skin health needs! Claire Francoise blends the best in modern medical treatments with the classic care of French beauty salons. Her services include skin, beauty, IPL and waxing.

Bet you haven’t missed the ouch of a wax during lockdown. It’s ouch but it’s necessary. Charlie Be have you sorted in the Brazilian Waxing game and will leave you feeling smoother than a babies bottom. Along with tanning, brow and lash services. Open again on June 1.

Now open for all your hair care needs. This salon is free of chemical fumes. They only use the latest CHI Ammonia and PPD Free colour technology that leaves your hair in the ultimate condition. All the hair cosmetics they use are Organic Based, Sulphate and Paraben Free, and Not Tested on Animals. Call 9827 1133 to make a booking!

Open from 1 June, it’s time to get those nails looking fabulous again. Hi Beauty also offers skin services for acne, pigmentation and anti-aging treatments. As well as Chinese herbal medicine, acupuncture and facials. They’ve got it all!

From a quick nail refill to a full manicure and pedicure, they’ll work in with you. Got some extra time? How about a relaxing facial or full body massage? Finish it off with a tanning session or eyelash extensions, and you’re good to go. For any bookings or enquiries please contact 0421 126 254 or DM them on Instagram.

Brows and Lash Corner is the house of perfection in Threading, 3D, Microblading, Feathering and Embroidery. They take the greatest care to thread, tint with HD and embroider the patches in your eyebrows. Cosmetic Tattooing and Eyelash Perming is also one of their specialities.

Venus Nails is back! Get those digits looking divine at one of the best nail salons on Chapel Street. Did we mention it’s got some of the friendliest staff you’ll find on Chaps? Case closed.

The Chapel Street Precinct celebrates our LGBTQI+ community and welcomes people of all genders and sexual preferences to our iconic metropolis.

Fitness Studios Reopened in Chapel Street Precinct

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Burn off that Iso Banana Bread! We promise your couch won’t miss you. Chapel Street Precinct’s gyms and fitness studios officially reopened on June 22 for up to 20 people.

Share the Salt and Pepper? It’s a Habit You’ll Have to Shake Off

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Say ‘hello’ to sanitiser stations and single-use menus. On June 1, we joined the rest of Australia by being able to eat & drink inside our famous restaurants, cafes & pubs again (hooray)! See if your local fave has reopened for in-house dining!

Chapel Innovation

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Chapel Street Precinct recently unveiled ‘Chapel Innovation’, a hub for opportunity and initiatives for business owners to take part in, plus expert tidbits. This initiative explores the future of Chapel and also highlights some who bravely pivoted over COVID. This campaign is coinciding with the easing of lockdown restrictions to arm businesses with inspo.

Chapel Street Parking

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Locations of FREE on-street parking and nearly 5500 inexpensive off-street parks in South Yarra, Windsor and Prahran, Chapel Street Precinct.