rachel 220 230Rachel: Owner

Qualifications - Dermalogica Expert

Rachel trained at Mary Reid International School of Beauty in 1995, from there she went on to work at The Edinburgh Floataruim for 5 years, from there moved onto various salons in Edinburgh working with top brands such as Guinot, Decleor, Clarins and Dermalogica. After 17 years in the beauty industry she still loves meeting clients and doing lots of different treatments. She is especially passionate about skin health and loves giving (and receiving!) relaxing face and body treatments. Rachel is a huge fan of Dermalogica and has used it personally and professionally for 17 years.

Rachel is extremely proud of The Lilac Rooms and passionate about her work she is always thinking of ways to improve the services offered and believes it is so important to stay at the fore front of the ever changing beauty industry.

In her spare time Rachel likes to socialise, loves exercising, walking her dog and spending time with her husband and two boys.



iona 220 230Iona: Beauty Therapist

Iona did her training in 2013 at Andover College in the south of England, there she gained her Level 3 beauty therapy qualification. She went on to work in various salons before moving to Scotland in 2017.

Iona enjoys a variety of treatments especially massage and nail treatments, she loves picking up new ideas to make treatments more unique to each individual client. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family & partner discovering new places in Scotland.