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Northern Waves

Traverse City, MI View map

About

Northern Waves is a highly experienced and referred ON-SITE wedding, hair and makeup service in the Northern Michigan area. Owner and master stylist, Emily Henning and her team, provide on-site award winning services to your bridal partry on your wedding day.

In addition to Northern Waves, Emily co-owns a salon in Traverse City called Mi Salon where she provides all services pertaining to hair. Not only is Emily just an artist and business owner she is also an educator. In 2018 Emily fulfilled her goal of becoming an professional educator to influence and share her passion of the industry. Totally emerced in beauty industry, success shows where energy flows. Making bridal parties feel beautiful and confident on this day is Northern Waves' main focus.

Experience
Emily has 17 years invested in the beauty industry. She loves keeping up with the latest wedding and hair trends. Recently in 2019, Emily traveled to NYC to take a master formal hair class from one of the industries leading stylist. Always investing in her passion, educating herself and her team allows them to stay excited to work with your bridal party, prides professionalism and passion for our craft on such an exciting day.

Services Offered
This team of expereiced artists works hard to make YOUR vision of beauty come to life on the wedding day.

Offering consultations for hair and makeup trials before your wedding day arrives offers peace of mind

  • Updo/ formal styling
  • Airbrush/standard makeup
  • False lashes
  • Manicures
  • Brow waxing
  • Facial THREADING
  • Blowouts
  • Hair coloring
  • Hair extensions
  • Hair relaxer
  • Haircuts
  • Texture services

Please allow Northern Waves to accomodate all your beauty needs for your upcoming wedding day. The honor of being selected is ours we cherish.

  • Woman-owned

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the base price for blowouts for brides?

$70

What is the price of trial service for blowouts for brides?

$70

What is the base price for blowouts for attendants/family members?

$70

What is the price of trial service for blowouts for attendants/family members?

$70

What is the base price for updos/styling for brides?

$120

What is the price of trial service for updos/styling for brides?

$120

What is the base price for updos/styling for attendants/family members?

$120

What is the price of trial service for updos/styling for attendants/family members?

$120

What is the base price for traditional makeup for brides?

$90

What is the price of trial service for traditional makeup for brides?

$90

What is the base price for airbrush makeup for brides?

$150

What is the price of trial service for airbrush makeup for brides?

$130

What is the base price for traditional makeup for attendants/family members?

$90

What is the price of trial service for traditional makeup for attendants/family members?

$90

Does makeup price include false lashes?

No

What beauty services do you offer?

Consultations
Hair
Hair Removal
Makeup
Mult. Stylists
Salon
Licensed

What hair services do you offer?

Blowouts
Coloring
Extensions
Relaxer
Haircuts
Perm
Textured Hair Styling
Updos / Styling
Hair Trial
On-Site Hair

What makeup services do you offer?

Airbrush Makeup
Contour Makeup
Eye Makeup
Natural Makeup
On-Site Makeup
Wedding Party Makeup
Makeup Trial
Fake Lashes

What hair removal services do you offer?

Threading
Waxing

What fitness/health services do you offer?

Fitness Plans
Meal Plans
Personal Training
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Recommended by 98% of couples
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    Wonderful!

    Emily and her team did an amazing job getting the bridal party wedding ready. Everyone looked gorgeous with their hair, lashes, and air brush. The team was accommodating, fun, and great at what they do. 10/10 would reccomend.
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    Stephanie Married on 07/23/2022
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    Emma was fantastic working with me and my loved ones on my wedding day. She was professional, asked how we were liking the styles, and did not hesitate to change things up as needed.
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    Lisa B. Married on 07/16/2022
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    Best investment ever - So blessed by Northern Waves

    I can't say enough about how wonderful Emily Henning and Northern Waves was to work with. Not only did my daughter look amazing, having Emily on site was like hanging out with an old friend. Loved having her as part of our special day. We lost our hair/makeup option at the last minute and Emily saved the day! Even though my daughter didn't get a trial run with Emily - it didn't matter. Everything was perfect. She even made this MOB look lovely. Thank you, Emily, for everything. Worth every penny!!
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Awards

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  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2019 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2018 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2017 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2016 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2015 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2014 Winner

Professional Network & Endorsements

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Dan and Melissa | Wedding Photographers Dan and Melissa | Wedding Photographers Wedding Photographers

Emily at Northern Waves is a great stylist and very professional. She is wonderful to work with.

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1128 E 8th St Traverse City, MI, 49686
2312188479
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