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Georgia Fowler · The Skin Guru

Georgia Fowler · The Skin Guru

Tell us about your journey and how Melanie Grant Skin clinic came about.  I wanted to create a space that I as a client would like to visit. I'd spent...

TATLER · Los Angeles Guide

TATLER · Los Angeles Guide

Appointments are co-ordinated so you never have to see another soul; treatments range from massages to dreamy peels and bespoke laser facials; and the lactic-acid-based strawberry mask leaves skin gleaming....

VOGUE · A-Beauty

VOGUE · A-Beauty

“The definition of beauty is changing to include the ethos of health, wellness and authenticity. The idea that beauty starts from within is a big change from the idea that...

Net-A-Porter · Nicole Warne’s AM/PM Routine

Net-A-Porter · Nicole Warne's AM/PM Routine

I have to stop myself over-exfoliating… …because I love the feeling it creates of soft, ‘new’ skin. Whenever I’m in Sydney I see my facialist Melanie Grant for microdermabrasion, which I wish...

Rose Byrne

Rose Byrne

It’s become increasingly hard, but I try to get a facial with Melanie Grant whenever I can. She’s the best.

Harper’s BAZAAR · My Space

Harper's BAZAAR · My Space

The celebrity skin therapist's Melrose Place, L.A., outpost blends functionality, Euro-luxe touches and a very Australian sensibility. Read More...

Space N K · Melanie Grant On Facial Massage Technique

Space N K · Melanie Grant On Facial Massage Technique

Counting the likes of Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Victoria Beckham as regular clients, Melanie Grant is the name to know in celebrity circuits right now. The Australian-born aesthetician has clinics in LA’s coveted Melrose Place,...

Violet Grey · Woman Made

Violet Grey · Woman Made

For Aussie esthetician, Melanie Grant, beauty was always at the forefront for her career-wise. “I always knew I’d work in beauty, even as a little girl,” she says. “I’d read...

Erica Packer

Erica Packer

Melanie Grant is my go-to skin Queen. The woman is genius. She is incredibly in-tune with my skin needs; no two visits are the same. I leave looking and feeling...

Notes on…What Not To Do

Notes on...What Not To Do

Incorrect Topical Care Common mistakes I have observed with skin care regimes include using products that aren’t the right fit for one’s skin type and concerns, exclusively using one skincare...

Notes on Long Haul Travel

Notes on Long Haul Travel

The issue: Dry, recycled cabin air. Consider this: skin is most comfortable within a humidity range of 40-70%. The typical airplane cabin sits at around 20% - yes, less than...

Notes on Congestion

Notes on Congestion

Clogged pores, bumpy t-zone, excess oil, whiteheads, blemishes, imperfections, cysts and blind pimples are the main culprits I see when treating clients – wreaking havoc on skin in solidarity or...

Notes on Clay Facemasks

Notes on Clay Facemasks

Clay’s main superpower is clarity: it thoroughly cleanses pores while lifting impurities to the surface and drying any existing blemishes. If dull, congested, oily skin is normal for you, I...

Notes on BHAs

Notes on BHAs

As BHAs are oil-soluble, they can bypass all kinds of sebum build up to get into the nitty-gritty of cleaning: dissolving grime, pollution and bacteria housed within pores that lead...

Notes on Dark Circles

Notes on Dark Circles

An under-eye serum containing retinol will work wonders to help rebuild dermal collagen and support the recovery of skin volume and firmness. (tip: a little goes a long way). Invest...

Notes on Adaptogens

Notes on Adaptogens

Adaptogens are a sound place to start. These are, quite simply, natural plant materials (predominately herbs, though these extend to various roots and mushrooms) which help aid the body’s natural...

Notes on Beauty Sleep

Notes on Beauty Sleep

In fact, the stakes for missing out on sleep are higher than ever: not only does it impact overall wellbeing, it can effect skin almost immediately. Think dull, devitalised, lacklustre....

Notes on AHAs

Notes on AHAs

AHAs dissolve the bonds between skin cells, which in turn thoroughly sloughs away any dead skin cells. The result? The subsequent unveiling of the smoother layer of skin underneath. AHA’s...

Notes on Augustinus Bader

Notes on Augustinus Bader

Professor Bader is an internationally recognised authority within regenerative sciences. Bader holds over 200 patents and peer-reviewed papers. It is this background that led to the development of THE CREAM....

Harper’s BAZAAR · Five Of The Best Facials In Melbourne

Harper's BAZAAR · Five Of The Best Facials In Melbourne

With Victoria Beckham, Nicole Warne and BAZAAR covergirl Phoebe Tonkin among Melanie Grant's high-profile devotees, it's little surprise that she's one of the most sought-after facialists in Australia—and will tailor your personal treatment to...

Into The Gloss · The Sydney Beauty Tour

Into The Gloss · The Sydney Beauty Tour

The woman behind Nicole Warne’s wedding glow, and basically the reason Australian actresses have such great skin. By popular demand, she is even bringing it to LA in 2019. I had a...

THE FILE · Camilla Freeman-Topper

THE FILE · Camilla Freeman-Topper

In the morning I use Cosmedix Purity Solution Nourishing Deep Cleansing Oil. It’s the best product in the world. It’s a nourishing deep cleansing oil—I love it because I feel immediately...

Notes on The Acid Mantle

Notes on The Acid Mantle

These acidic conditions ensure that the skin is able to function effectively while increasing the body's ability to fight against external irritants like bacteria and pollution (preventing subsequent infection and...

Notes on Facials

Notes on Facials

A facial works to improve the overall appearance of your skin while targeting specific skin ailments. These are generally bespoke and tailored to your skin type, and are always an...

Gritty Pretty · THE OTHER WOMEN

Gritty Pretty · THE OTHER WOMEN

With over 20 years experience, Melanie Grant is seen as a skin authority for Australian beauty media, real women and celebrities alike. She opened her Sydney studio in 2012, followed...

Notes on Sunscreen 🌞 

Notes on Sunscreen 🌞 

Chemical Sunscreen is a variant of sunscreen that employs chemical agents to protect against the sun. Chemical agents absorb UV light within the skin and dissipates it as heat energy....

Notes on Lotion P50

Notes on Lotion P50

The combination of AHA (Alpha Hydroxy Acid), BHA (Beta Hydroxy Acid) and PHA (Poly Hydroxy Acid) acids unstick the glue that holds cornified dead cells together while also giving rise...

Georgia Fowler

Georgia Fowler

"Though I don't often have time, I love a skin treatment - hydrating and oxygen facials are the best! Melanie Grant in Sydney is my go-to whenever I have some...

Lena Perminova

Lena Perminova

"This woman truly changed my life! My skin has never felt and looked so good! Melanie's treatments include red light therapy, purifying masks, face massages and so much more -...

Catherine McNeil

Catherine McNeil

“Melanie Grant is an expert for all things skin. Her non-invasive approach combined with pioneering technology and decades of expertise results in a facial/treatment that’s second to none. Not only...

Pheobe Tonkin

Pheobe Tonkin

"I was lucky enough to be introduced to Melanie and now every time I land in Sydney, after giving my mum a big cuddle, the first thing I do is...

Nicole Warne

Nicole Warne

“I have an amazing skin specialist in Sydney, Melanie Grant, who has completely overhauled my skincare regime. Unfortunately, the products she has prescribed for my skin are not easily found...

Christine Centenera

Christine Centenera

"I don’t have any real skin tricks. I guess it would have to be my weekly Radiance Facials with Melanie. I really miss my treatments with Mel when I’m away...

Ondria Hardin

Ondria Hardin

"Melanie Grant gives the best facials! If only she weren't so far away in Australia...it's a long trip to get one."

Nicole Trunfio

Nicole Trunfio

“When I’m in Australia I rely only on Melanie to look after my skin. The makeup artist I have had since I was 16 said she's never seen my skin...

Jessica Gomes

Jessica Gomes

“Mel makes my day! Her studio is such a beautiful and private space and Melanie makes everyone feel welcomed and special. Her knowledge for skincare is exceptional and my skin...

Notes on Pores

Notes on Pores

Cleanse ✔️Cleanse twice daily, with a double cleanse at night to keep your skin clean. This will prevent your pores from being stretched out from a build up of oil,...

Notes on Hyaluronic Acid

Notes on Hyaluronic Acid

It provides immediate and long lasting hydration with an added benefit of padding out fine lines that present when there's a lack of water in the complexion. It soothes, nourishes...

Notes on Skin Care while pregnant or breastfeeding

Notes on Skin Care while pregnant or breastfeeding

AHAs✔️ Vitamin C ✔️ Vitamin B ✔️ Niacinamide✔️ Sunscreen, both physical and chemical✔️Benzoyl Peroxide✔️ Salycilic Acid 2% or less✔️ Hyaluronic Acid✔️Peptides✔️Azelaic Acid✔️Hydroquinone❌ Retinoids ( Renova, Retin A, Differin, Tretinoin)❌ Retinol❌Essential...

ELLE · The Return Of The Toner

ELLE · The Return Of The Toner

LIKE MANY QUESTIONABLE past decisions, it’s easy to point an accusing finger at alcohol – including our adolescent use of toners. Packed with offending ingredients, they stripped our skin of...

ELLE · In My Luminous Skin Kit

ELLE · In My Luminous Skin Kit

“Eye treatments are the easiest product to use to help prevent fine lines and crow’s-feet. I also love eye masks to plump fine lines and to brighten under the eye.”...

VOGUE · How To Manage Melasma: A Guide

VOGUE · How To Manage Melasma: A Guide

What is melasma? “It usually appears across the forehead, cheeks and upper lip in a butterfly pattern, but can also appear in single spots or patches,” says Sydney-based skin whisperer...

Candice Lake

Candice Lake

 "For years I accepted that I had a predisposition to dry and dehydrated skin. After meeting Melanie a few months ago and religiously sticking to her skincare regime (a totally...

Notes on Skincare in your 20s

Notes on Skincare in your 20s

A gentle cleanse in the morning, followed by an antioxidant serum to protect the skin against harmful free radicals and environmental pollution and lastly a broad spectrum high SPF sunscreen...

Après Avant · The skin whisperer

Après Avant · The skin whisperer

Having given her first facial at the age of 10(!), Melanie knew from early on that she wanted to dedicate her life to skincare. Combining clinical treatments with ‘old school’...

Notes on Dehydration

Notes on Dehydration

When our skin is dehydrated, parched fine lines can appear across the forehead and around the eyes. These are often confused for expression lines, wrinkles and ageing. Adequate hydration ensures...

Notes on Antioxidants

Notes on Antioxidants

Antioxidants are essential in combating the effects of pollution by preventing and neutralising free radical damage, and the more you apply to skin, the better. They not only help combat...

Notes on Hormonal Blemishes

Notes on Hormonal Blemishes

You will typically see these blemishes worsen the week before your period. This is when oestrogen levels drop, and testosterone and progesterone levels rise. This in turn causes increased oil...

Notes on Retinol

Notes on Retinol

It's tried, tested and proven to address many common skin conditions including large pores, fine lines, wrinkles, acne, blemishes, pigmentation, laxity and dull or uneven skin tone. This magic wonder...

QANTAS Style · Melbourne’s Best Facial

QANTAS Style · Melbourne's Best Facial

MELANIE GRANT You know you’re in good hands with Melanie Grant (melaniegrant.com) when her client roster includes Nicole Warne and Jessica Gomes. The famous facialist can address an encyclopaedia of...

Notes on Exfoliation

Notes on Exfoliation

As we age, our cell turnover slows down. This results in a build up of dead skin cells that can result in a dull, lacklustre complexion. Not only this, it...

Notes on Masking

Notes on Masking

I mask at home at least twice a week, usually in the bath with a hair treatment in, along with a gin and tonic (served by my husband if I’m...

Notes on Eye Care

Notes on Eye Care

The skin around the eye is very delicate and prone to ageing, being much finer than the skin on your face with no oil glands to help keep the skin...

Notes on Hyperpigmentation

Notes on Hyperpigmentation

Hyperpigmentation - brown patches, marks, splotches - can be caused by excessive sun exposure, hormone imbalances, inflammation and injury to the skin. It most commonly appears on the face, neck...

Notes on Winter Skin

Notes on Winter Skin

Be sure to adjust your skin care regime according to the season. For the cooler months, swap your gel cleanser for a more nourishing oil or milk cleanser, and trade lightweight gels...

Notes on Sensitive Skin 💜

Notes on Sensitive Skin 💜

We can experience times of sensitivity during periods of stress, pregnancy, menopause, long haul air travel and even after clinical facial treatments such as laser, microdermabrasion or chemical peels. Flare-ups...

10 Magazine · CHANEL Blue Serum

10 Magazine · CHANEL Blue Serum

  It must be said that it is very unusual for us to indulge in a lunchtime treatment. But who can turn down CHANEL and Melanie Grant? Not us. What...

Natasha Liu Bordizzo

Natasha Liu Bordizzo

"Melanie's gorgeous, calming clinic is always one of my first destinations when touching down in Sydney. She has cultivated a space which really does have the whole package: world-class technology,...

Lara Worthington

Lara Worthington

"I don’t wear much make-up unless I’m working or going out. For me, it has always been about having a great base - that’s it. I started seeing Melanie Grant...