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We’re in the final countdown for Valentine’s Day—a week that moves many an ordinarily sane woman to get a heart-shaped bikini wax or dare to brave a Hollywood wax, just in time for the 14th February. But, if you’re looking to get prepped and preened this Valentine’s Day, here’s a run-down of the eight most Instagrammble spots to visit and experience the full pamper treatment ahead of your Valentines or Galentine’s plans.
1. Strip Wax Bar – Chelsea, Notting Hill and Soho
With six salons across London and Essex, the waxing experts from Strip Wax Bar are on hand to make you feel beautiful in the buff in the most beautiful surroundings. The beauty industry is all about appearances and the opulent decor throughout each of the wax bars perfectly blends both comfort and luxury.
2. Blush + Blow London – Fulham
Blush + Blow is Fulham’s hottest blow-dry, beauty and aesthetics bar and there really is nowhere else you will need to go to for all your beauty, blow-dry and skincare needs.
3. Daniel Galvin – Marylebone
The flagship salon in George Street, W1 has 9000 square feet devoted to exceptional hairdressing. Just stepping through the doors of the double fronted period building allows every client to relax into a one-to-one luxury hairdressing experience.
4. Dryby London – Marylebone
Dryby was one of London’s best-kept secrets…until now. With an army of loyal customers, vowing to remain dedicated to the salon who specialise in blow drys and nail art, the salon is in Central London and perfect if you want to indulge in a Valentine’s mani-pedi.
5. Duck & Dry – Soho and Spitalfields
Tucked away in East London, complete with a flower wall and prosecco bar, Duck & Dry is the perfect starting point for a fuss-free blow dry and a glass of bubbles to begin the weekend of love celebrations.
6. Lash Station – City
Pretty much a secret, until now, Lash Station can be found on Broad Street London and word of mouth is spreading about the salon, which specialises in nails and lashes.
7. STILSalon – Notting Hill
STIL salon is a holistic creative space with a modern Scandinavian design – perfect for those who love a minimalistic interior decor and look for date night pamper hotspots to match.
8. GA Salon- Notting Hill
Simplicity meets industrial at GA salon in Notting Hill. The rustic finishes combined with the modern accent pieces work together to achieve a flawless decor and comfortable surrounds, catering to all of your hair styling needs.