Your wedding hair and makeup should reveal a more polished version of your everyday self, not make you look like a complete stranger to your guests. (So unless you're Dolly Parton, that means ixnay on the six layers of foundation and ten pounds of hair extensions.) We took four brides to New York City's Chris Chase Salon, where the pros gave them wedding-ready looks, using their everyday hair-and-makeup routines as inspiration.

Chiffon-flower headband, $40, Nicole & Co.

Photo: Robert Mitra