Wedding hair + makeup
Alea means ascending, and Alea Beauty is all about helping you reach that next level and feel your most fabulous! We are a luxury onsite hair and makeup service in central Ohio that specializes in onsite styling for weddings, lifestyle, and special events. We specialize in creating fabulous wedding hairstyles and gorgeous glowing makeup. Our talented team of professional hair and makeup artists will work with you to create a custom look to best compliment your natural beauty. We want you to shine like the gorgeous goddess you are!
Alea Beauty is referred by the top wedding planners and photographers for professional onsite hair and makeup. We come to you, meaning you don't have to stress or worry about getting caught in inclement weather or timing appointments with your bridal party. You deserve to have the most fun, relaxing and magical beauty experience for your truly special day! Because You Deserve to Feel Fabulous
Carla Pfeiffer is a southern California native who is fueled by coffee and sunshine! She has been in the beauty industry for over 20 years working as a beauty educator for Chanel, a corporate and personal stylist for Microsoft, a General Manager and Lead Artist for Salon Maison in Seattle, WA and in Orange County, CA, as well as in various other scopes of the industry. She has had the great opportunity to work with the industries' finest while always enjoying the space to grow and perfect her skills. Her passion is always on the one on one interaction with each client and helping them reflect their inner self in all it's beauty. Carla believes beauty and style is about self-expression, a way to communicate on a visual plane a personal story. She takes a holistic approach to one's outward beauty knowing that your true glow comes from the inside. After relocating to Ohio in 2018 with the love of her life, She founded Alea Beauty as a way to offer a more personal and specialized beauty service.
Classic with a dash of eclectic
Sleep in, wake up to the sounds of the ocean, spend the day with the ones I love.
Cold Brew with vanilla and coconut milk
No guilt for feeling happy
Carla was a dream to work with! She was super flexible, and just the sweetest. I’m not a huge makeup person, but I certainly wanted to feel special on my big day. During our test run, she listened to me and helped with my vision. She gave me makeup advice for daily wear, and told me how I could get my skin wedding-ready in the weeks leading up to the wedding. End result was a natural look with a pop of fancy ;) Just what I wanted without even realizing it. She was so much fun. On the morning of, she was just one of the girls, trading stories, giving advice, and fitting right in. Thank you, Carla!!
I was married in LA, but came back to celebrate our reception with family. We decided to have our wedding pictures done at the reception with family. I booked Alea Beauty for my hair and makeup. I opted for a retro looking bun and natural makeup. I was shocked when I saw my hair and makeup at the preview session and even more thrilled when it was done on the day of my reception. Not only did I look great (I’m 41 years old) I also felt comfortable and the makeup did not cause any issues with my acne prone skin. Carla also took care of my two daughters, one of whom is very picky and has been known to get upset at salons (this is due to a disability). She practically read my kids’ minds. I could not have been happier!
Carla is amazing!! Everyone commented on how stunning my daughter, the bride looked. She was absolutely gorgeous! I would highly recommend Alea Beauty to anyone in the Columbus area and surrounding area. Their work is extraordinary and very accommodating for large wedding parties!!