Are you looking for a Salon which has a staff of award winning professionals  for your ​
Wedding, Graduation, Debutante' or any special occasion ?

Mel & her staff pride themselves in


service and to prove they are at the top of their field they have ​entered many competitions and brought home a swag of

State and Nationally recognized awards for both personal acheivments and​ for the salon



Melbourne International Beauty Expo

Face to Face Makeup Awards 

1st Place High Fashion  2007

2nd Place Modern Bride  2007

  1st Place  Modern Bride  2008

      2nd Place High Fashion  2008   

  1st Place Classic Bridal   2009 

   Hair & Beauty SA  State Awards  

Open Bridal 1st Place Pre Done  2010

2nd Place Pre Done  2010

Open Bridal 1st Place Pre Done  2011

Runner Up Pre Done  2011

Open Runway Pre Done 2nd place  2011

Runway Runner up  2011

Invited Member of the Judging Panel 2012

Australian Bridal Industry Academy    

Top 5 South Australian MUA of the year  2011 ​

 Australian Hair Fashion Awards  Mel Von Stanke

Makeup Artist of the Year  Finalist  2012

Australian Beauty Industry Award

 Best Retail Salon Finalist 2012

Australian Beauty Industry Awards

Best Beauty Salon ( less than 4 rooms) Finalist 2012

Australian Beauty Industry Awards 

Makeup Artist of the Year  Finalist  2012

Mount Gambier Chamber of Commerce Awards Highly Commended  2012

Winner of the 

Advantage SA Regional  Awards Limestone Coast

Small Business Award  2012

​Mt Gambier Chamber of Commerce 2013

Best Small Business

Mount ambier Chamber of Commerce 2017


Australian Beauty Industry Awards 2017

Top 4 Beauty Salons  4 Rooms and Under SA/TAS/VIC