Shimmer Health and Beauty

Time For You

Now more than ever, it’s important to take time out to look after yourself; to take care of your body and mind and to just be you – no demands, no stress just for an hour or so once, in a while. It’s time to visit Shimmer.

Shimmer Health and Beauty in the heart of Portobello, just East of Edinburgh city centre, can help you regain some balance back in your life.

Relax for an hour in our Zero-G float pod or enjoy a hot stone massage. Then finish with a manicure, pedicure, eyebrow or personal waxing treatment. 


You can find our full range on our Treatwell page, but here are just some of the beauty treatments we offer:

  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Ladies’ intimate waxing
  • Men’s waxing
  • Facial threading and waxing
  • Eyelash extensions
  • Eyebrow & Eyelash treatments
  • GELeration nail treatments


Beauty starts within and our range of massage therapies by friendly, qualified practitioners will help you unwind and get ready to face the day ahead.

Here are just a few of the holistic treatments on offer:

  • Swedish massage 
  • Reflexology
  • Pregnancy massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Aromaspa massage
  • Indian head massage

massage chair

Our zero gravity luxurious state-of-the-art Weyron massage chair is the most advanced of its type. It targets the 12 meridian points in the body from the neck and shoulders to your feet. 

Float pod

Floating is the perfect way to relax in your own personal space. Our float pod is one of the most advanced of its kind and can help relieve a number of health conditions.