Lavender is a beauty salon located in Carrick Knowe, just a short walk away from Edinburgh Zoo. Taking inspiration from their name, the salon uses a white and lavender colour scheme to create a calm, soothing atmosphere that relaxes you as soon as you step through the door.
Maybe you need a fresh manicure before your holiday, or perhaps you want to revitalise your skin with a professional facial. Boasting a wide range of beauty treatments, Lavender has you covered no matter what you’re looking for. Using high-quality brands such as Neal’s Yard Remedies, Lycon and Shellac, their team of friendly therapists deliver a truly unique experience that leaves you feeling utterly pampered.
A mere 15-minute bus journey from the heart of Edinburgh, Heaven Beauty is an award-winning salon, specialising in luxury beauty treatments and indulgent massages.
Heaven's beauty treatments include Fake Bake tanning, all the essentials in hair removal, using organic tea tree warm and the Sine painless hot wax system, the Universal Contour wrap for inch-loss and body toning and LVL among the many options in artistic lash and brow design.
The facial menu includes the premium Parisian Guinot skincare range, which uses a gentle combination of galvanic and high-frequency currents to cleanse, tone and revitalise your skin and a Dermaco Pro range which comes with optional bio-lift, LED light or ultrasound therapy.
Massage treatments are performed on a heated massage table with specially blended essential oils and there's a very modern twist with added GS mechanical work to help tease out knots and strains.
The full nail bar of treatments has express file and polishes and full manicures and pedicures with glossy Ciate and Vinylux polishes or Harmony and Shellac for a longer-lasting gel finish.
Late night opening is available on Wednesday and Thursday until 8 pm. If you are coming by car, there are private parking options available nearby.