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Columbus Traveling Beauty Team

Columbus , OH

LOCATION

6666 Sawmill Rd, Loft #35
Columbus, OH US 43235 (map)

PHONE

614-316-6475

WEBSITE

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ABOUT US

WE BRING THE SALON TO YOU!

Ever since Christine "Chris" Carpenter was a little girl, she had the passion to want to do hair and makeup. For the past 23 years, she has gotten... Read more
WE BRING THE SALON TO YOU!

Ever since Christine "Chris" Carpenter was a little girl, she had the passion to want to do hair and makeup. For the past 23 years, she has gotten to fulfill her dream, especially the last 13 years, when she started working for herself, but still in a salon atmosphere. Now she is the founder and lead artist for Columbus Traveling Beauty Team and Styles by Chris (her salon name).

Chris is known for her formal styling, hair extensions (she offers 7 different methods), working with fine/thin/ thinning hair cuts and styles, and hair coloring (she has won Best of Dublin in hair coloring for the past 4 years).

She also offers airbrush makeup (and traditional) artistry which has been focused mainly on brides and photoshoots.

Having worked with many different photographers over the years, the ladies of Columbus Traveling Beauty Team understand what it takes to make everyone look picture perfect all throughout the day, both in hairstying and makeup.

Columbus Traveling Beauty Team consists of only professional licensed ladies that have the passion and desire to help brides and their party members look and feel their best, with hairstyling, hair extensions, airbrush makeup, traditional makeup, and nails all in the convenience of where you would like to get ready.

With the years of experience from all of our team members we know what all we need to bring to make it run as smooth as possible, from having all the hair stying tools (curling irons, flat irons, all different colored bobby pins and hair pins, hair bands, and clips), top quality professional hair products (OSIS by Schwazkopf, Chi, and Bamboo by Alterna), top quality makeup products (Temptu, Mirabella, Tarte, Urban Decay, Mac, Smashbox, and many more), even table and chairs (so we don't have to deal with high backed chairs that are usually found in homes and hotel rooms).

If you are searching for the best in the beauty field, schedule a trial so we can show you what we can do for you! (We offer most of our trials in our salon in the Dublin area off Sawmill Rd, however we do have a few premium makeup artist that are located in other parts of Columbus).

Our work was recognized when we won 2014 "Best of the Knot", which is only given out to 1% of bridal vendors based on brides experiences, while also winning "Couple's choice award 2014", and the "Bride's choice award" for 2012 and 2013.

CTBT consists of

(Duel Artist -does both hair and makep)



Christine "Chris" Carpenter (premium makeup artist), Jessica Lape-Costa, Shirley Smith, and Heather Hall (assistant duel artist)

(Hairstylist- only)



Crystal Bramer, Cherie Fritch, Megan Quirk, Rachel Cooper (assistant), and Cami Minton (assistant)

(Makeup Specific artist)



Nicole Pisanelli, Jaime Keel, and Faith Walker

Check out thier bio's here: http://columbustravelingbeauty.com/About.html

We travel throughout Ohio on your wedding day, so you can take some time to relax before your ceremony. Read less
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INFO FOR BEAUTY & HEALTH

What beauty services do you offer?
Hair, Hair Removal, Makeup, Manicure / Pedicure, Massage
Do you offer trials and consultations?
Yes
Can you service a large group or bridal party?
Yes
Do you charge for trials?
Yes, $85 for hair trials, $70 for our Standard Makeup Artist or $90 for our Premium Makeup Artists.
Do you specialize in textured hair?
Yes, we specialize in African-American, Indian, Greek, Asian, and ultra fine textures of hair. Also hair that has been chemically treated along with hair that extensions have been added to it.
Do you provide any specialty services? (airbrushing, hair extensions, etc.)
We offer Airbrush and Traditional makeup at the same rate, just the experience level makes the difference. Our premium artists specialize in darker skin tones along with Asian faces. The hairstylist specialize in hair extension services (6 different methods).
Do you travel to the client on the day of the event? If yes, is there a fee?
Yes, we sure do! In Franklin, Delaware, and Union Counties we do not charge a travel fee, only if there is parking fees (usually downtown hotels and venues). We only charge $35 per artist to travel to Hocking Hills. Other places, please contact us for rates.
How many customers can you serve at one time if the bride were to book her entire bridal party? Are there discounts for doing so?
We can accommodate up to 6 people at the same time, if need be. However, we try to only take 1-4 artists to each party, depending on size. The larger the party the better the discount!!!
How far in advance should clients book your services?
ASAP!!! We will take a non-refundable retainer of $100 to lock in your date. The remainder of the balance (of the entire wedding party receiving our services) is due 3 weeks before your wedding.
What is your cancellation policy?
We take a non-refundable retainer of $100 to hold your date. Cancellation of services does not allow for a refund.

REVIEWS

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Cassie
Wedding:
7/6/2014
5.0/5.0
We LOVED working with the Columbus Bride Team! The trial was a blast and Chris's talent is incredible. I was able to choose from 7 styles and she and her team came to the church the morning of our wedding. They moved so quickly and my bridesmaids were so impressed with how quickly they worked AND how great they looked! I LOVED working with this team and I would recommend them to anyone!
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
I was so greatful for Chris and the Columbus Traveling Beauty Team on my wedding day! As a Bride you are so nervous and busy, so having someone willing to work around you and meet you is great! The level of professionalism and quality of the service was superb! My hair and makeup held up the entire evening!
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Lisa
Wedding:
11/2/2013
5.0/5.0
Christine was a pleasure to work with prior to the wedding and answered all of my questions very quickly. Nicole did my makeup and my mother's makeup for the wedding day and Christine did my sister's makeup. Both of them were very professional and extremely easy to work with. They were also very easy to get in contact with. Nicole listened to exactly what I wanted in the trial and did an amazing job! My husband was blown away when he saw my makeup. I would highly recommend the Columbus Traveling Beauty Team to anyone!
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Theresa
Wedding:
9/21/2013
5.0/5.0
Christine Carpenter did our hair & Amber Preston did our makeup. They were on time, very professional, & they made us look absolutely amazing! They also went out of their way to help me with a flower situation! These ladies are AWESOME & not only do I highly recommend them, I will go to them for all of my future formal event needs. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE you ladies!
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Kristi
Wedding:
9/1/2013
5.0/5.0
My daughter hired Columbus Traveling Beauty team to do hair and makeup for her bridal party of 8 as well as mothers of the bride and groom. This was a great decision on her part! As mother of the bride I was really impressed with Christine and her staff from the initial consultation onward. Our daughter loved the very first hairstyle Christine did at her trial, and Amber is a genius with makeup! The day of the wedding Christine arrived at the venue on schedule with Jesse to do everyone's hair and Amber and another team member (I am sorry I do not remember her name) did everyone's makeup. Working with them was fun and relaxing and they had many ideas to share and accommodated everyone's requests. They worked quickly and all 10 of us were ready for pictures with plenty of time to spare. The variety of hairstyles and makeup were amazing. I wish we could have spent even more time with them but the team had two other weddings to do that day! If you want to alleviate the stress and worry of hair and makeup on your wedding day I highly recommend choosing Columbus Traveling Beauty Team to take care of you wherever you are getting married, especially if you have a large wedding party to get ready.
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Columbus Traveling Beauty Team responded with the following comments:

Kristi, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for us! We really appreciate it. I'm so glad that everything turned out to your perfection. We loved working with all the ladies. I hope when your other daughter is ready to get married I hope you will keep us in mind. Remember, we will travel anywhere :-). Thanks, again!
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
I cannot say enough about Chris and her staff. I was so excited when I found a salon that would travel to guests and I'm glad I scooped her up when I did!! At the trial, she did 6, I repeat 6 different hairstyles to choose from and did not even mind! For the makeup trial (I worked with Stacie), she took care of every little detail; I was so impressed!! My bridesmaids and I had SO much fun while they were there. They worked so well catering to everyone's needs (which I may say, the day of, everyone always wants something they said they didn't want..). My hair was everything I could have dreamt of. It was PERFECT. My makeup was STUNNING. It didn't run, wash off, etc. through the tears, sweat and dancing.
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Columbus Traveling Beauty Team responded with the following comments:

We are so happy that everything was to your expectations. You all were such a fun party to be around. Thank you for allowing us to be part of it!
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
Christine was AWESOME!!! She was so easy to work with and was always very accommodative to my requests. She did an amazing job with my hair for both my wedding and reception. Thanks Christine! I would recommend her without any hesitation.
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Columbus Traveling Beauty Team responded with the following comments:

Thank you for taking the time to review us! I (Christine) had so much fun helping you and family out on your big day!
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emily
Wedding:
8/4/2012
5.0/5.0
Christine was a true blessing! Her prices are so great, i wondered if she has ever done hair before! She proved that she is a pro. Christine listened during the trial and tried 5 different styles to find the perfect style. (Each one could have been lovely by the way.) ***what made Christine amazing was her willingness to be wherever i was the day of the wedding. She and her crew came to a state park where everyone was staying, did our hair, then followed us to the ceremony which was 45 minutes away. She waited patiently to finalize everything like my veil and finishing touches and was willing to help out in any way. (she even fixed my fake eyelash, which is not her job!) I wish i had another reason to use Christine soon...she will be the first one i call when i do!
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Columbus Traveling Beauty Team responded with the following comments:

Thank you for the opportunity to let us be part of your big day! We enjoyed every part of it!
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Meg
Wedding:
3/17/2012
5.0/5.0
Chris was great to work with. I didn't know exactly what I wanted, so she gave me some great ideas and spent a lot of time trying different styles on me. She was always in a good mood and ready to get to work when I showed up. She is very friendly and pleasant to work with! xoxo
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Columbus Traveling Beauty Team responded with the following comments:

We really enjoyed being part of your wedding! Everyone was so much fun! Thanks, again!
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Laura
Wedding:
9/10/2011
5.0/5.0
Christine was my hair stylist on the day of my wedding. She was so amazing! She is extremely talented. The bridesmaids and I had so much fun while getting our hair done. Christine is enthusiast and a pleasure to be around. The reason she was such an amazing stylist is because she is passionate about what she does. Christine was also very flexible with a total of 9 people getting their hair styled that day! I highly recommend her to anyone that needs a wedding day (or any other occasions) hair specialist!
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Columbus Traveling Beauty Team responded with the following comments:

Thank you so much Laura! You and your wedding party was such a blast to be around! I hope that the rest of the wedding was as much fun as getting ready for it!
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Heathermp23
Wedding:
9/4/2011
5.0/5.0
Styles by Chris did an amazing job for my wedding. They were on time, quick to get set up, and had 7 of us ready before schedule! Everyone's hair looked great, and they really listened to what each of us wanted! Very professional and I would book them again!
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Courtney
Wedding:
9/3/2011
5.0/5.0
When I first met Chris, we hit it off right away. She is very personable, friendly and easy to talk to. Before she even cut my hair, I asked her if she was available on Sept. 3 for my wedding. Her personality alone was enough for me to book her. Then when I saw her work, I was even more impressed. She is very talented when it comes to wedding hair styles. I didn't really know what I wanted, so I let Chris show me a few things. She had great suggestions as to what would look good, how to style it, etc. I had no doubt in my mind, I would be beautiful on my wedding day. She also did an excellent job on my bridemaids and mothers. They were all very pleased with her work. We received several compliments during our wedding on how pretty everyone looked! Thanks Chris for making my special day beautiful!
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Melissa
Wedding:
3/21/2013
4.9/5.0
Christine was awesome to work with from the day she put in my hair extensions to the follow up service . It was an incredible experience. If I could give her more than 5 stars I would!!!!
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
4.9/5.0
Crystal and Nicole were fabulous. Got many compliments on my hair/make-up. They made the most important day of my life even better. New hubby was awed by the great job they did.
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Columbus Traveling Beauty Team responded with the following comments:

Thank you for reviewing us! Crystal and Nicole really appreciate you letting them be part of your fun wedding day! Congrats, once again!
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
4.9/5.0
Christine was great to work with for my wedding. She made everything go smoothly during the planning process, and my hair looked great on my big day. She was also very nice and made me and my bridesmaids feel at ease. Everyone was pleased with the results! I would highly recommend Christine.
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Columbus Traveling Beauty Team responded with the following comments:

Thank you for letting us be part of your big day! Glad you were pleased with the results of your wedding!
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Katie
Wedding:
10/26/2013
4.8/5.0
I had hair and makeup done for myself and all my bridesmaids. Michelle and her team did a fantastic job, and made every effort to meet my timeline. Every hair style was unique and suited to the person who was being styled, and the makeup looked fantastic both in photos and in person. The group also made the experience fun. Be sure to discuss the schedule of the day and think about what time you want your photos or need to be ready early on, and they will make it happen!
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
4.8/5.0
My wedding was on a sunday morning and there was no trouble with hair being done on time.
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Nadia
Wedding:
11/24/2012
4.8/5.0
Amber was great! She heard my wishes, likes and dislikes and utilized that so that on my wedding day I looked like i wanted to! In addition, she was not in a hurry, she took her time and that definitely made me stress free on my special day.
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Columbus Traveling Beauty Team responded with the following comments:

Thank you for taking the time for reviewing us! We are so glad Amber was able to help you out last minute, due to your previous situation.
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Michelle
Wedding:
9/7/2013
4.7/5.0
I LOVED my wedding hair! Christine did a great job.
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