Kristin began her career 17 years ago as a Hairstylist-Makeup Artist after realizing she could combine her love for art and painting in the hair world. Kristin spent the past 10 years working behind the chair as a stylist at Bianchis Salon in Troy, Michigan. In January of 2018 she started Team Glam Detroit. Her vision was to bring together likeminded talented artists who are professional, kind, talented. Goal: To make women look and feel like the best version of themselves. She prides herself on being an approachable leader that works closely with the team and along side them to ensure all of our clients are getting our very best.
“Its truly rewarding to watch our teams talents strengthen with each passing year.The TGD family has a true passion and enthusiasm for what we do but most importantly for the connection we build with our clients.”
Valerie has always had an artistic side to her, always taking extra art classes throughout the years. This passion never went away, she carried out her creative side by becoming a freelance make-up artist. Her love for make-up and the beauty industry has led her here to Team Glam, where she now services most of our brides on their big day! She's continuously keeping up on new trends, perfecting her techniques and stocking her kit with the best products. She is self-taught by following many famous YouTube and Instagram users and loves using new tricks. Her favorite make-ups to do are classic smokey eyes and soft romantic looks.
Savannah is one of our lead Make-Up Artists at Team Glam Detroit. Her sweet, down to earth, calm demeanor puts her Brides at ease and her work is nothing less than flawless. Savannah's personal favorite looks to do are a dramatic smokey eye, and an earth toned glow for the more natural brides. She is always on trend and updating her kit with the newest and best products.
Marija is passionate about her work and a perfectionist when it comes to hair styling, coloring and makeup application. Always learning and staying up to date with hair coloring trends such as Balayage, Ombre, short and long hair designs. A Bridal Professional, Marija invests in Makeup Masterclasses including the Brittany Gray Fancy Face Masterclass and most recently the Mario Dedivanovic Masterclass learning all the celebrity secrets so she can offer them to her clients. Marija has worked for 6 years for the well-known WRIF on the Rockgirls and runner ups in numerous photoshoots on site in Michigan, and out of the country in destinations such as Mexico, Dominican Republic, and Jamaica.
Carly has been in the beauty industry for 18 years, working in the salon behind the chair and also as a bridal specialist doing on location, freelance hair and makeup. She has assisted, trained and worked with some of the industry's elite stylist. Training with the L'Oréal academy and assisting with their educational team, while working at Bianchi's salon for 8+years. While for 5 years at studio 9 salon she was the head styling director, teaching hair and makeup classes and was the "bus boss" for their mobile bridal salons. She has also been lead hair and makeup coordinator in many photoshoots, tv media, music videos, and fashion shows in the Detroit metro area. Carly is known in the industry for her updo and styling techniques and specializes in bridal hair and makeup. She has done 100+ brides on their special day. She takes pride and feels truly blessed with her gift of creativity, and uses it with each client to make them feel and look their very best.
Chelsea has an exquisite eye and a unique approach to color. Her love for music, fashion, art, and nature come alive through her work. With her precise technique and artistic freedom, it is possible for her to create any desired look. She has been in the industry since 2010, is certified in Bellami hair extensions, Brazilian Blowouts, specializes in formal styling. She is continuously learning and expanding her skill set to raise the bar higher for herself and to deliver quality, one-of-kind styles. To stay on top of the ever-changing trends she part takes in in-salon education as well as training in all the major cities, such as Chicago’s ABS, Grand Rapids Expo’s, and the Redken Exchange in New York. Right alongside training is client satisfaction, she prides herself on customer service and the dynamics of her artistry.
Lauren has been a licensed cosmetologist for 5 years. Her passion for hair and makeup started as a young child that carried into adulthood. She trained at the Vidal Sassoon Academy in Toronto and is certified in Brazilian Blowout, and Bellami Hair Extensions. Her favorite bridal looks for hair include anything voluminous and a natural Smokey eye. You can find Lauren working behind the chair at Salon Bliss (Shelby Township) during the week providing her clients with the latest trends in color and balayage. Lauren recently gained another certification at Mario Dedivanovic “The Masterclass”.
Kelly is very personal, yet professional, when it comes to representing herself and this brand regarding her love for makeup! She recently completed a 14 month course with the Multimedia Makeup Academy as of December 2019 and has taken off running with her passion. She loves a natural soft glam and to make her clients feel powerful and confident in their own skin. Makeup is to enhance your features, not change them!
Jennifer has been behind the chair for 18 years. She absolutley loves what she does and hair is her passion. Over the years, she has competed in the Tiffany Awards (Michigan Hairdresser of the Year) and has had continued education through Loreal, Oribe and Kerastase. Jen specializes in Bridal updos. "My job is really one of a kind. I get to make every person that sits in my chair feel great about themselves."
Chantal has always had a passion for beauty. She starting learning on her own by watching make-up artists on YouTube. Her interest and love for beauty have been clearly apparent her entire life. It inspired her to go after her dreams. She then decided to train in Los Angeles at Lilit's Studio by Lilit Caradanian where she became certified. Chantal's goal is to create a warm, naturally beautiful look using a palette of colors, pigments, and textures that compliment the clients unique complexion and personality. With joy and serenity, she works to make her clients look and feel absolutely radiant. Chanel is known for her calming presence and ability to make anyone feel comfortable in her chair.