The fastest way to my heart: a good discount. In honor of Valentine’s Day (or perhaps to spite it), some of our favorite stores and salons are spreading the love . . . in discount form.
Blowdry! Blowdry Bar: Blowouts and gel manicures can be purchased in advance for $25 apiece (a $10-$15 savings). Now through Friday. Use by April 30.
Bombshell Boutique: Buy one piece of lingerie, get the second for half off. Includes robes, camisoles, slips and tights. Through Sunday.
Corset Styling & Fashion Boutique: Fall/winter clearance event extended through Saturday. More than half the store is 30 percent off or more.
Covered: 20 percent off entire purchase. Through Sunday.
Ivy Spa Club: Take advantage of the Sweetheart’s Spa Package, 50 minute massage and signature manicure for $125 ($145 regularly). Through Valentine’s Day.
Lily and Violet: Jewelry from the online boutique is 20 percent off through Valentine’s Day.
Local Motion: 20 percent off storewide, with refreshments while you shop. Through Sunday.
Maria Rivolta: 20 percent off entire purchase through Saturday.
Martha’s Gardens: Open late, until 7 p.m. on Valentine’s Day, and serving champagne!
N’etc: 20 percent off storewide, including spring scarves, jewelry, and shoes. Through Saturday.
Showroom: Valentine’s Day specials include 14 percent off FOAT and Cynthia Rae, 20 percent off Kjurek, gifts with select purchases, and more. Through Feb. 28.
Statement Boutique: 20 percent off all jewelry from 4 to 9 p.m. on Valentine’s Day with complimentary champagne and chocolate covered strawberries while you shop.
Wow Bar: Two blowouts for $59 (an $11 savings).