Valentine’s Day: Where To Get Primped In Center City

By Jillian Wilson

Whether you’re in a relationship or riding solo, Valentine’s Day makes for the perfect excuse to kiss those winter blues away and to treat yourself to some winter primping for the love-filled holiday!

On February 14, relationships will be celebrated in honor of Valentine’s Day 2013. Love isn’t the only thing that deserves celebration on Valentine’s Day, say goodbye to winter beauty and style blues with clothes and treatments from some of Center City’s great shops and salons. Get primped by the best that the city has to offer and read below!

Hope Chest

When it comes to primping, the days leading up to Valentine’s Day are just as important as they day itself. If you’re looking for lingerie to wow your partner, Hope Chest is your destination. The shop recently opened their doors past their suburban Haverford shop, and welcomed a new location on 19th and Chestnut Street. Customers who shop on February 12 or 13 will receive a $20 credit for every $100 spent. South Moon Under on 17th and Chestnut is sure to provide you with the perfect Valentine’s Day outfit and accessories, as well. Whether you’re going to dinner with your significant other, or to happy hour with the girls, there are plenty of outfit and accessory options for any type of shopper.
G&P Hair
To get some salon service in time for Valentine’s Day, Center City houses a few of our favorite places. Giovanni & Pileggi near 11th and Locust is happy to do the dirty work to ensure your hair is looking fabulous for your Valentine’s Day plans. A stylist will take you through the process so you can learn how to create the perfect blowout on your own. With the blowouts start at $40, you’ll definitely want to splurge on getting your hair looking shiny and perfect for those crucial Instagram photos later! Also,  salon staple, Rescue Rittenhouse Spa on 17th Street, is able to calm your nerves before Cupid’s big night. Get a massage from the professionals at the Spa for as little as $65!

Center City is the place to be if you’re looking to get primped and prepped for Valentine’s Day, so be sure to visit one of these great shops or salons to look your Valentine’s best this week!