Elana Darrus Makeup & Hair, in Downers Grove, Illinois, provides makeup & hair services for brides in the Chicago & Wisconsin Lake Geneva areas. We work with brides & their bridal parties to ensure they look & feel their best on their big day.
Elana Darrus Makeup & Hair travels on-site as well as, has a home studio. Brides can meet for a consultation to review their wedding day look & do a trial run with hair & makeup before the big day. Artists & Stylists will create beautiful looks that enhance your natural beauty.
Recommended by 98% of couples
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Cat · Married on 08/08/2015
Elana's team was recommended to us by a number of brides, and we booked with her before doing a trial or even speaking to her! We weren't disappointed in her selection of services and packages, her talented work and her approachable yet professional attitude.
I also booked my hairstylist, Jarmine, with Elana, and loved working with her. What's more, I was able to send a stylist for my out-of-town (and non-English speaking!) guests, and everyone looked great. I felt that the service was top-notch and affordable.
I felt exceptionally beautiful on my wedding day thanks to Elana and Jarmine! Looking forward to working with them at my sister's upcoming wedding!
Lauren · Married on 12/15/2018
So happy with our hair and makeup!
I am so happy with how everyone's hair and makeup turned out for my wedding. Kelly was our hair stylist and Julia was our makeup artist, and everything came out perfectly. Not only that, but they were a ton of fun to have in our bridal suite all day while we were getting ready. The stylists were friendly, personable and talented, and Elana was very flexible, responsive, and easy to work with. Their rates were also much more reasonable than a lot of the other vendors I found in the area, without sacrificing any quality. I would definitely recommend using this company to anyone planning a wedding.
Grace Ulch · Married on 10/04/2018
Elana did my makeup for my senior prom and it turned out beautifully! She kept checking in to make sure I liked the look and offered to alter anything I was uncomfortable with. I would absolutely recommend her to anyone looking for a makeup artist for any event, and I hope to work with her again!
working with you was great , you do beautiful makeup.
Elana Darrus was fantastic last weekend at the Grand Hotel Wedding on Mackinac Island. The Bride, Ashley, had perfect makeup that was not overdone. Ashley brought Elana all the way from Chicago to solely do her makeup in Northern Michigan, a compliment in itself! I would highly recommend Elana to anyone. If you would like to see sample images check out https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150375150976648.410861.22844271647&type=1