Wedding Hairstyles by Caitlin Essing, VA Beach

Beautiful formal hairstyles, bridal updos, wedding party hair for your special day. 

How I missed weddings during the pandemic! Weddings are back, and they are grander than ever. Whether you're planning a big, formal wedding or an intimate ceremony, you know your wedding hairstyle will be just as important as the dress!  I've styled wedding hair in Michigan, Colorado and now Virginia. I do bridal hair, mother of the bride, bridesmaids and flower girls. Planning a themed wedding or wedding with traditions from your cultural background?  FUN! As a wedding hairstylist - with a diverse group of friends- I've worked with a LOT of brides and have attended a ton of weddings. Book a consultation or a trial run with me and let's share ideas.  

Your Hair Stylist for the Wedding Hair of Your Dreams

During my bridal trials, I like to try a few different looks to help you determine what you truly want for your big day. Even if they are all very similar, it will help us pin down exactly what you want! You don’t try on just one wedding dress, even if you buy the first gown you put on. It helps to see yourself in different looks.

Instant Length for the Wedding with Hair Extensions

Personally, I couldn't imagine my wedding and honeymoon without my hair extensions. With my extensions in, making sure my hair looks great is one less thing I have to worry about. Are you up for a total transformation? If you have short or shoulder length hair, but always dreamed of long, flowing hair on your wedding day, you're not alone! I've met a lot of brides who wanted hair extensions so they could wear a classic or retro upstyle or a boho half upstyle with flowing waves on their wedding day. And just like I warned them, they totally fell in love with hair extensions and continued to wear them.

Ashley was a 2018 bride in Colorado, and this wedding makeover is still one of my favorite transformations. I did a combination of highlights and balayage and added 7 bundles of 14 inch Great Lengths fusion extensions.  What a beauty!

If you're thinking about hair extensions - whether just for the big day or for longer term - I can pair you with the perfect hair extensions. Some brides like to boost their updos with clip in extensions or hairband top of head extensions. If you're looking for longer wear extensions, let's talk about tape ins, fusions or even hand tied wefts. They'll take you through your whole wedding season, from bachelorette party through the honeymoon!

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Wedding Hairstylist in VA Beach
Crystal E
Caitlin did everything I could have ever dreamed of for our wedding. She was AMAZING to work with and listened to all my wants on our special day. I can not imagine anyone else doing a better job.
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How to Book Wedding Hair Services

Step 1:  Free Wedding Consultation

I'll check my availability and give you a rough estimate based on our meeting. If you're from out of town, we can do this by phone or Facetime.

Step 2: Trial Run (Recommended)

Book a trial run appointment, a 2-hour styling session in the salon so that we can nail down your wedding day hairstyle.

Step 3: Deposit

When you're ready to commit, make your deposit and we'll officially book your date.

The Big Day

I'll come to your home, hotel or venue - where ever your get-ready room is- to make your hair look absolutely beautiful for your wedding day.

Book Your Wedding Hair Services and Save the Date

Get Started with a FREE Wedding Hair Consultation

Consultations are about 30 minutes in duration and are conducted in salon or by phone. There is no cost for a consultation. During your appointment, I will:

  • Confirm availability for your wedding date
  • Discuss ideas for your hairstyle
  • Review bridal party size if they will need their hair done
  • Provide a rough estimate for my services

To request a consultation, fill out this form and let me know your planned wedding date if you have it. I'll contact you to set up a consultation.

I look forward to meeting you!




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