American Salon May 2013 : Page 96
East Bound Dmitry Vinokurov’s latest collection for Wella Professionals plays up structured styling and loud bursts of color. West meets east in Dmitry Vinokurov’s take on Fusion—a 2013 Wella Professionals TrendVision category. The collection, seen exclusively on these pages, blends an Asian experimental spirit with Western high-culture to create fashion-forward looks. “Elements such as origami and Samurai helmets were our inspiration for some of the intricate designs,” says Vinokurov, who worked on the photo shoot with fellow artists Alexey Ladnov and Denis Skakunov. “Japanese prints and sakura blossoms were major influences on our color palette and placement,” Vinokurov adds. —Kelley Donahue > 96 American Salon May 2013 PhotograPhy: Denis skakunov; hair: DMitry vinokurov, alexey laDnov, Denis skakuno; MakeuP: renato Mihalic, Maria antoniaDou; Fashion styling: ruth kraMer For the intricate hue pattern seen in this short crop, Dmitry Vinokurov and his team created a star shape in the crown before using five shades, layering the tones. “The color and the form will change depending on the cut,” Vinokurov says. Wella Professionals Velvet Amplifier and Shimmer Delight Shine Spray were used to finish the look.