Hair And Make-Up Professionals In Pretoria

Beyond looking beautiful, every bride-to-be wants to feel beautiful on her wedding day. This makes finding the right make-up artist and hairstylist pretty important to any soon-to-be Mrs. Here’s a list of some make-up artists and hair stylists who offer professional bridal beauty services and gladly travel to your chosen venue to get you all glammed up for your big day.

Bridal Hair and Makeup

Tamaryn Pretorius Hairstylist & Make-up Artist

Tamaryn Pretorius is a professional hairstylist and make-up artist with 12 years of experience in the bridal, fashion and advertising industry. Over and above plenty of bridal make-up, she worked on the 2015 Miss SA campaign, season 10 of Idols and season seven of Strictly Come Dancing.

Tamaryn is based in Silverlakes but happily travels to her bride-to-be’s venue of choice. She prefers working with the professional, photographic MAC make-up range and a portfolio of her work is available on her website. You can contact Tamaryn directly for details of bridal packages.

Details: 076 124 6879 /

Melissa Minne Professional Hair & Make-up

Melissa Minne is a travelling bridal hair stylist and make-up artist who is passionate about artistic hairstyles and has a creative flair for make-up. She has worked with well-known photographers such as David Braun, Christiaan David, Merwelene van der Merwe and Melanie Wessels. Melissa has also provided make-up services for celebrities Bobby and Karlien van Jaarsveld, Riana Nel and Kurt Darren.

Melissa has a knack for interpreting each bride-to-be’s unique vision, ultimately creating a distinctive, personal style. Helping you look your best ensuring beautiful photographs and an overall stunning look on your big day is what's important to her. Contact Melissa for details of her bridal packages. She also creates customised packages suited to your requirements and budget.

Details: 082 978 6503 /

Bridal Hair and Makeup

Riani Roets Professional Makeup

Riani is passionate about enhancing each bride’s natural facial features and adding that little touch of glamour. She has worked with previous Miss World pageant contestants and also on the well-known South African TV-show, Glam Guru.

Riani is a stockist of Hannon products but also offers a personal make-up shopping service, should you prefer to take her along to buy your own beauty products. Contact Riani for more info on her bridal make-up packages.

Details: 072 962 4702 /

Bellissima Hair, Nails and Make-up

Bellissima is a full-service salon that provides hair, make-up and nail services. The bridal service can be booked as separate services or as a combination package that includes a trial session and make-up on the big day for the mothers-of-the-bride and groom as well as bridesmaids. Bellissima also offers a make-up service for flower girls at a reduced rate.

Pre-wedding hair styling, manicures and pedicures are booked at the salon in Clubview. On your wedding day, the stylists travel to your venue for no additional costs if your venue is within the Centurion, Pretoria East and Pretoria Central areas. All other locations are charged at an additional R3 per km.

Details: / 084 052 6961 /

Lynette van Zyl Bridal Hair and Make-up

Lynette van Zyl is an Abia Bride’s Choice award-winning hair and make-up professional. Lynette has been providing freelance hair and make-up services since 2004 and opened her own hair salon in 2009. She uses the Schwarzkopf hair product range and prefers the Studio make-up range to ensure a flawless complexion throughout your entire wedding day.

Lynette is excellent at providing advice on hairstyles and make-up that complement your dress design, veil and other accessories. Get in touch with her for details of her bridal packages.

Details: 082 595 7728 /

Bridal Hair and Makeup

Minette Bridal Make-up

Minette Bridal Make-up won the overall award for Best Bridal Make-up at the Top Vendor Wedding Awards in 2016. Minette has been a professional bridal make-up artist for more than a decade, and playing a role in someone’s wedding day is always special to her.

She offers a variety of bridal packages that include a trial session, wedding day make-up, bridesmaids’ make-up as well as mom-of-the-bride make-up. Standard AA travelling costs are added to the total price of her services. Minette works in collaboration with Simoné from Studio S Hairstyling and together these two professionals offer some great value hair and make-up combo packages for the bride and her retinue. Get in touch with Minette for more detailed information.

Details: 083 445 4717 /

Studio S Hairstyling

Simoné Meyer, from Studio S Hairstyling, specialises in bridal hair styling. After a stint as a hair stylist on the Disney Cruise Liners, she returned to South Africa and opened her home studio in Garsfontein in 2015.

Together with bridal make-up artist Minette, she offers a variety of general salon, pre-wedding and wedding beauty services. Bridal packages from Studio S and Minette Bridal Make-up include make-up and hair for the bride plus two other clients, four other clients or six other clients, depending on the size of your entourage. Contact Simoné for a price list.

Details: 081 856 3721 /

By Jana van der Linde