Of all of the wedding plans that you have to worry about, there are a few details that definitely rise to the top in terms of priority. At least if we are speaking for the bride. The one that rises to the top without a doubt is the bridal gown. Every bride wants the absolute perfect dream dress to walk down the aisle in. But after the dress, near the top of the most important priorities for the bride has to be making sure that her hair looks absolutely amazing on that big day. And there really is only one way to ensure that. And that is to hire a professional hair stylist. Of course you want to make sure that you know exactly what you are getting and you want to avoid any wedding morning pitfalls. The best way to do this is to do some research and footwork in the Pittsburgh area. This guide will help you in finding some top notch candidates as well as providing you with questions you need to ask of any vendor that you talk to about your big day.

Finding hair stylists in the Pittsburgh area is not going to be difficult. But remember, you do not want just anyone working on your hair, you want a top notch professional. So, with this in mind start your search by asking your wedding vendors that you already have a relationship with if they have any hair stylists that they could recommend. Start creating a list of hair stylists to evaluate. Tap into the power of the world wide web. Do a Google search for “hair stylists in the Pittsburgh area.” Now, we understand that there will be hundreds of results. What we suggest is that you pick a manageable number that you feel you can get thorough without losing your mind. Check out the number of websites that you have set paying special attention to the online portfolio section of each. Do you like the talent and the styles that you see from a stylist. If so, add their name to your list. Of course, it wouldn't be a bad idea to talk to your family, friends and coworkers about their experiences with hair stylists. You might get a quality recommendation from one or more of the people that you trust. Take your list and check with each stylist to see if they have availability on your wedding day. For the ones that do, ask for a time that you can sit down and walk about your hair needs and their ability to fulfill those needs.

Find out about their background and where they learned to style hair. How many brides have they worked on? Have a discussion about whether they would recommend a trial. We certainly do. This is a chance to do see what they can do with your hair. If you decide to do a trial, make sure that you have a picture of your dress and what you will be wearing in your hair. By doing this, you will be assured of whether you really like the stylist for you or not. How much will their services cost you? How long will it take? Will they come to you on your wedding day? If they can't make it on your wedding day due to an emergency, what is their backup plan? The answers you receive to this questions should lead you to the stylist for you.