Starter Facials Melbourne

Start your skin journey with our collection of introductory facials, this is the beginning of everything you have wished for.




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The Aesthetic Lounge Difference

At The Aesthetic Lounge we do things differently, because we understand one crucial foundation of achieving results; if you fail to prepare, you are preparing to fail. To us, skin preparation is the single most important step to achieve the skin you have always dreamt of having. Our results are testament to this. Our Starter Facials are gentle enough for skins that haven’t been prepared on our prescribed skincare, but are still targeted enough to promote healthy, strong skin, ready for our Advanced Treatments.

Why Starter Facials?

Each treatment at The Aesthetic Lounge has one purpose; to transform your skin by maximising the results of every single treatment you experience.

Starter Facials are the foundations of all our treatments, specifically designed to detox, strengthen and stimulate your skin, preparing it for our Advanced and Specialised Treatments. If your skin is not correctly prepared, it will not tolerate the intensity of these corrective treatments, delaying recovery and affecting your skin goals.

Skin Support Facial


Nourish and soothe dry, sensitive or inflamed skin that has become irritated by changes in weather, incorrect products, aggressive treatments, lifestyle or systemic drug use such as; chemotherapy and roaccutane. A selection of gentle enzymes, nourishing balms and our Cold Therapy Mask will restore your skin's integrity.

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Pre Party Facial


Energise your skin's circulation, calm inflammation, kill bacteria, brighten and plump your skin with our oxygenating LED Facial, for a relaxing pick-me-up for all occasions. The perfect treatment before a big event to reveal a youthful and refreshed glow.

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Detox Facial


Eliminate pimples, blackheads and milia through our proven combination of steam, extractions and High Frequency. Relax with a customised mask and scalp massage and stop breakouts in their tracks with this deep cleansing facial for acne prone skin types.

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An extended version of our Detox Facial for skins experiencing a large amount of breakouts, congestion, blackheads, milia and other lumps and bumps.

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$149 - $320

Due to high demand, we have created starter versions of our most popular Advanced Treatments, so whether your skin is prepared or not, you too can indulge in this collection of expertly curated facials.




Energise and recharge your sluggish complexion and instantly lift and firm ageing skin on your face, neck and decolletage. Incorporating enzymes and specialised muscle banding techniques our Enzyme Therapy Facial actively flushes out skin toxins, stimulates circulation and oxygenates, to restore your skin's healthy glow.




A facial for the back, or chest, or arm areas customised to treat three different skin concerns:

1. A Detox Facial for body areas has been specifically designed to combat stubborn body acne, breakouts, congestion and blackheads.
2. A Skin Support Facial for body areas to calm dry irritated skin and help to heal peeling sunburnt skin.
3. Our Hydrating Antioxidant Peel for body areas to smooth, hydrate and exfoliate lumpy, bumpy and rough skin (please note your skin must be prepared with our skincare for this treatment).

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A relaxing, pain-free, stand alone LED Light Therapy treatment, ideal for when you need a quick pick-me-up in between treatments. Our TriWave technology simultaneously utilises three wavelengths, blue for antibacterial, red for healing and infra-red to stimulate. Immediate and visible improvement to the skin is usually evident; instantly revitalising dull and tired complexions and calming redness and irritation.

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Wanting to rejuvenate areas other than your face? Did you know that you can add your neck and/or chest to our starter facials for an all inclusive facial experience.

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Amazing Results That Speak
For Themselves

I have been a regular at The Aesthetic Lounge for only 5 months but loving the services here so much! The girls are soooooo professional and friendly. They know exactly how to best treat your skin, and you can tell that they love what they are doing!


From start to finish this is a wonderful experience. The girls are friendly and professional. They are very knowledgeable in the treatments they offer. The premises are clean and organised. I'm buying their vouchers as gifts.


I have been a regular at The Aesthetic Lounge for longer than I can remember. They're very professional & just really lovely girls...oops ladies :) Constantly updating their knowledge and providing the latest in skin treatment options - the best.


Amazing place!! So professional from the moment you walk in. Everyone is exceptional & experienced in their field. Highly recommend.


I wouldn't trust anybody or anywhere else to look after my skin needs . I have the utmost confidence and respect for the girls and now my daughter attends the clinic. All the girls at the clinic are so professional, passionate and committed.


For therapists who are passionate about what they do and care about getting good results for their clients, this is the place. True experts and just the loveliest girls. Impossible not to love this place!


Absolutely fantastic service. It's a great location and the room is very calm and relaxing. My skin looks really great afterwards. Can't recommend this place enough!


Love love love my IPL results already!! Can't recommend this place enough.


Clean and modern. My therapist knew exactly what to do and was well educated in skin care. Results speak for themselves.


I have been here 3 times now and I find their knowledge as to how to solve your issues is fabulous and they DO solve them! Not just promise.


Fabulous place. I have been going to them for the last 2 years and would not hesitate to recommend them. Very professional staff who provide the best service. My skin has never been so good.


The staff are always extremely professional and courteous. Nothing is ever a problem. It is like walking into a beautiful calm sanctuary.


I have been a client at The Aesthetic Lounge since they opened and have received consistently professional, warm and caring service at every appointment. And my skin has never looked better!


I have been going to The Aesthetic Lounge for several years to treat different areas. I love the staff and I am so happy with the results. Service has always been amazing. Very professional.


Thank you to the team at The Aesthetic Lounge, all the staff are so professional and knowledgeable. I was so impressed with the attention they gave me during and after my treatment.


They treat all customers with supreme care and kindness...and they actually deliver what they say, amazing service, I am glad to get my skin treatments.


Thank you so much for your recommendation of the Aspect Clear Skin Kit for my 14 year old teenage son, it has made such a difference to his skin, whilst building his self confidence as it becomes clearer over time.


Great customer service and a professional team to deal with.

M.St Leger

Great facial and the team are always lovely


Lovely staff- great treatments


My skin looks cleaner smoother and younger appearance


Extremely helpful and knowledgeable staff who take the time and care to get it right... In hindsight - other salons I have previously visited while cheaper short term were wasting my time and my money and not getting results



How Do I Prepare My Skin To Achieve The Best Results?

Consistency is the key to long lasting, rapid results. For optimum results your skin therapist will create a skin journey, that in conjunction with your recommended skincare routine will prepare your skin for our Advanced and Specialised Treatments. Download your Skin Preparation Guide here.

Can I Have Other Treatments To Supercharge My Results?

Absolutely. We have a selection of add-on treatments that, when combined with your facial,  rapidly target your skin concerns and enhance your results;

  • With three therapeutic wavelengths, our LED Light Therapy; kills bacteria, increases healing and stimulates age defying cells
  • A Cold Therapy Mask soothes and calms red inflamed skin
  • Extractions and High Frequency clear away problematic congestion

Furthermore, if your skin is prepared with our recommended Cosmeceuticals you can customise your starter facial to include skin peels and/or microdermabrasion.

How Will My Skin Benefit From Starter Facials?

Our Starter Facials are designed to decongest and exfoliate whilst hydrating and strengthening your skin to prepare you for our powerful cosmeceutical skincare routine and Advanced and Specialised Treatments.

How Often Can I Have a Starter Facial?

Starter Facials can be performed every week to once a month depending on the results you are after. If you are maintaining your skin then one facial every month in conjunction with your prescribed skincare will support your results. However, clients with active and recurring breakouts may need a series of facials at weekly intervals to combat their problematic skin. Likewise, clients wanting to transform their complexion will be recommended a more targeted skin program consisting of Advanced and Specialised Treatments.

How Do I Maintain My Results?

A monthly Advanced Facial along with your prescribed skincare products will not only help to maintain your achieved results but further improve them. Discover which of our Skin Membership programs will rapidly transform your skin.

Who Cannot Have Starter Facials?

Our Starter Facials can be customised to suit most skins’ needs. However, if you are unwell or have an active cold sore on your face, then please reschedule your facial.

Which Starter Facial is best for me?

Unsure of which facial will not only suit your skin type but achieve the results you wish for? Our Discovery Facial is an interactive, hands on skin consultation where your skin therapist will discuss your skin goals and customise a facial eliminating the guesswork.

What Will My Skin Look Like Immediately After A Starter Facial?

It is common for your skin to have a healthy, radiant and slightly flushed glow. If your facial includes extractions, we highly recommend including a Cold Therapy Mask to rapidly calm red and swollen blemishes.

Do I Need To Prepare My Skin For A Starter Facial?

Our Starter Facials have been designed so that if your skin is not prepared with cosmeceutical products, you can still get started with a facial right away. However, we believe in achieving amazing, long lasting results and this can only be successfully achieved through skin preparation. Download “The 5 Steps To Achieving Your Best Skin Ever” here.

Which Of Your Starter Facials Are Pregnancy Safe?

All our Starter Facials can be customised to be safe throughout your pregnancy. If your facial includes any contraindicated products or elements your therapist will substitute a suitable add-on treatment, such as; enzymes, extractions, a customised antioxidant infusion, cold therapy mask, extra massage time or even to include your neck or decolletage for an ultimate immersive facial experience.

What If I Book In For A Facial That Is Not Suitable For Me?

At the time of your appointment, your therapist will assess your skin and customise a treatment with the available booked time to suit your needs.

Speaking with one of our receptionists will help you decide on the most suitable facial treatment for your skin type and skin concerns. Alternatively, you can visit our informative pages on skin concerns to identify which treatments are most suitable for your skin concerns.

If you’re finding it hard deciding on which treatments will best address your skin concerns, booking a Discovery Facial with one of our Dermal Therapists will ensure your skin goals are met with a targeted treatment and product program.

What Are Extractions?

Extractions are the manual removal of lumps and bumps from under the skin. This includes; congestion, blackheads, whiteheads, pimples, breakouts and milia.

Extractions aid in detoxing and smoothing the skin, they also allow it to heal faster and prevent pink, brown or indented scarring that is often left behind after a breakout. Temporary swelling may be present after extractions, which usually subsides within 24-48 hours.

All our treatments with extractions include High Frequency where suitable.

Some bumps are not able to be removed with extractions, but may be suitable for Lamprobe removal.

What Is High Frequency And How Will It Help My Skin?

High Frequency is a comfortable, quick and effective treatment for active breakouts, post extractions, poor healers and cold sores before they have erupted.

A low alternating electrical current is used and ozone gas is produced for an antibacterial and healing effect. You may feel tingling, warmth or have a mild metallic taste during the treatment.

High Frequency is not suitable for clients with braces, epilepsy, pacemakers, high blood pressure or during pregnancy.

Is It Normal To Get Breakouts After A Facial?

If you have a lot of dead skin build-up, dehydration or deep congestion, you may breakout a couple of days after your facial while the skin is detoxifying. If this occurs, regular treatments are recommended to get on top of underlying congestion and prevent future breakouts.

What Is LED Light Therapy Good For?

Dermalux® is the ONLY system on the market that can deliver all 3 clinically proven wavelengths simultaneously.

For advanced results, Dermalux® uniquely enables these beneficial wavelengths to be delivered simultaneously to target multiple concerns during every treatment. This unique capability extends the range of treatment options available and ensures superior results with reduced treatment time.

Our TriWave LED technology is great for the following skin conditions and concerns;

  • Eczema, Psoriasis & Dermatitis
  • Rosacea + Acne Rosacea
  • Relax and Recharge
  • Migraines
  • Acne + Oily Congested Skin
  • Anti-Ageing
  • Pre Treatment Stimulation
  • Post Treatment Healing
  • Scar Revision
What is Red Light LED?

Heal and fade discoloured scars with LED therapy. Rejuvenating Red light accelerates cell renewal and repair, boosting collagen and elastin synthesis for smoother, firmer skin.

Exposure to Red light at 633nm is clinically proven to increase the body’s natural form of cellular energy (ATP) which in turn “kick starts” cells to regenerate faster.

Red light offers visible results for;

  • Increasing age defying cells to reduces fine lines and wrinkles
  • Boosting your skin’s hydration levels to instantly plump, firm and tone
  • Improve complexion, texture, tone and shrink enlarged pores
  • Increasing the skins circulation to instantly brighten
What Is Blue Light LED?

Blue light destroys bacteria that causes blemishes within the skin. This helps in clearing pimples and in the prevention of future breakouts.

Exposure to Blue light at 415nm is clinically proven to interact with the P. Acnes bacteria within the skin pores, creating a photodynamic reaction resulting in bacteria destruction.

Blue light offers visible results for;

  • Treating breakouts and preventing acne, for skin clarity
  • Fighting blemishes without irritation
  • Balancing over-production of oil within the skin’s pores
  • UV Free alternative for eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis
What Is Near Infrared or Yellow LED?

Healing NIR light builds strength and integrity for compromised, environmentally damaged and sensitive skin conditions.

Exposure to Near Infrared light at 830nm is clinically proven to trigger the skin’s anti-inflammatory processes to accelerate repair and reduce irritation and redness. It is also clinically effective in the treatment of age spots and hyperpigmentation.

Near Infrared light offers visible results for;

  • Pain and inflammation of eczema, dermatitis and psoriasis
  • Reducing the signs of Rosacea
  • Relieving skin redness and irritation
  • Scar reduction and prevention due to increased healing
  • Promote healthy skin
  • Reduce brown spot and pigmentation
  • Anti-ageing skin rejuvenation

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