Belle's and Braid’s are a bespoke, mobile hair and make up team, servicing all the stunning venue's in the beautiful KZN Midlands.

Between us we have over 14 years of experience in the hair and make up industry. We are passionate about enhancing a woman's natural beauty and making her feel amazing on her special day. We specialise in styling hair and makeup according to the face shape and natural features of our clients.

“We feel the most important aspect of working with a bride is making her feel as confident as possible. Every woman is beautiful on her wedding day and confidence is the purest form of beauty.”

Our aim is to make your day stress-free, relaxing and most importantly enjoyable. We pride ourselves on being punctual, professional and making our clients feel confident and at ease.

Bronwyn profedsional make up

Bronwyn - Make up artist

Bronwyn is a qualified photographer by profession.  In 2013 she completed a diploma in make up artistry, to offer an additional service to her clients.

She specialises in photographic and bridal make up.   She has freelanced to hair salon’s in Pietermaritzburg,  for their wedding clients and school dance girls. She also offers make up lessons, as well as workshops and demonstrations for ladies corporate functions.

“There is a big difference between photographic and normal day make up application, using my knowledge of light and photography, I am able to enhance your natural beauty, working with your face shape and unique features to ensure you look amazing on your special day, as well as in your photographs”

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Joey Marais professional wedding hair stylist

Joey - Hairstylist

Joey started her hair career at the early age of 17 in 2011.  She did her training through Emile’s House of Hair, which helped grow her passion and develop her skills as a stylist.

“I love everything about being a hairstylist, but my absolute passion, has always been wedding hair styling. From simple curls, to a detailed up-style, watching a bride get ready for her special day and me being a part of that is the most magical and rewarding experience.”

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Great Team

Bron and Joey are such lovely ladies and a great team. They made me feel and look amazing for my special day. Thank you so much!

Rene Milsom

Professional, efficient and friendly

We highly recommend Belles and Braids for hair and makeup services. They were very professional, efficient and friendly. If you’re looking for chilled vibes and quality work, they are the team for you.

Rachel Lau


Thank you Bronwyn and Joey for the most amazing hair and makeup for my special day. Thank you for allowing me to be fussy and making me feel extra confident walking down the isle. 10/10!

Melindie-Leigh Reynders