High Street, Armadale
FINALLY WELCOMING the last month of winter, most Melburnian’s are beginning to shed their winter wardrobe layers, as the temperature slowly increases. This of course brings to light that summer bodies are made in winter, and well, now is the best time to do something about it! Whether you’re a bride preparing for your wedding day, a busy mum in need of some well- deserved relaxation, or someone who is simply in need of some attention, love and care. High Street Armadale, is the ultimate destination to restore your body’s wellbeing, health and beauty. Lined with fitness and wellness studios, mindful eating cafés, as well as boutique hair salons and skin clinics, you’re sure to get the care your body deserves. Oftentimes before embarking on a fitness journey, overwhelming thoughts may cloud the mind and halt progression. At Happy Melon Studios, the strong sense of community dissolves this burden, while their whole body approach understands a happy, healthy mind and makes for a body and soul filled with vitality. Whether you need to de-stress, tone up, eat better or step up your health game, Happy Melon Studios can help you achieve these goals. Reclaim your health again through yoga, meditation, fitness and pilates, massage, physio and naturopathic consultations. Feel free to attend the monthly workshops such as a stress free VCE, sound healing meditations and yoga masterclasses. Wherever you are on your path to wellness, the studio will meet you there. 1252 High Street, Armadale. Walk Don’t Run Tucked away from the main road buzz behind the Kings Arcade, this 30-seater café has become the local favourite for delicious coffee and a feel good feed. Soothing pastel greens, a heightened ceiling and cascading greenery creates an inviting atmosphere of blissful calm to complement the clean, simple and nourishing menu. At Walk Don’t Run, the menu reflects their mantra of mindful eating that is visible at your first step, where only the best possible healthy, organic and fresh produce is used. Korean Bibimbap, Poke Bowls and Life Loaf are among some of their signature dishes, infused with superfoods, fermented goods and a Japanese twist. Whether it’s a weekend brunch, midweek
lunch or coffee with friends, Walk Don’t Run is the place to eat well and feel great. 17 Morey Street, Armadale. House of Maxx The harsh conditions that winter often brings can leave your skin looking dull, dry and far from that desired summer glow. Through a focus on internal and external skin treatments, the expert Corneotherapists at House of Maxx will customise a plan to help you achieve the skin of your dreams. With a passionate belief that every individual is worth love and care, the team at House of Maxx underwent certified training to treat oncology patients. Even though they may need it more than ever before, these individuals are often tuned away from beauty and skin salons due to health and safety standards. However, House of Maxx welcomes you with open arms to rest, relax and get a little spoilt, no matter what health journey you’re on. To complement the clinics boutique skin experience, Dermaviduals is the exclusive brand they use, free of nasty perfumes, emulsifiers, mineral oils and amins. So before summer arrives, you can be rest assured that your skin will glow from within. 1207 High Street, Armadale. Salon Franc Step inside the glamorous, sleek, avantgarde design of Salon Franc, where you can relax, unwind and feel totally pampered. The team of highly skilled professionals goes above and beyond to deliver a total beauty ritual. This approach in creating a holistic experience is what sets them apart. At Salon Franc you can let go and leave everything behind, as you enjoy a soothing essential oil massage, and savour the special house made, herbal tea. After a complimentary scalp assessment, the indulgence continues with a luxurious head massage, tailored to suit your unique needs. Why stop there? While at the basin you can even enjoy a rejuvenating hair treatment, and facial too. Salon Franc’s exclusive range of La Biosthetique products for skin, hair and makeup are natural, organic, free of nasty chemicals, and are vegan friendly too. Whether you’re needing to have a cut, colour, or simply desire to indulge in a blow wave treatment, Salon Franc is the place to visit if you want to look and feel great. 1209 High Street, Armadale. n For more information, please visit highstreetarmadale.com.au
House of Maxx.
Walk Don’t Run. Happy Melon Studios.