Hair: Irina Pustovit, Salon Service Makeup: Anna Belkina Photo: Ilya Arlazarov, Oleg Troitskiy Products: Keune Hairscomsetics
Initial conditions: Color level 3.0.
1. Make a zigzag parting from frontal - temporal hollows along the perimeter of the head. Do the same 2,5-3" down. Highlight and then tone thin strands with color Semi 5.56 (light brown mahoganyred) + 3% oxidant (1:2). Strands should be isolated in the corners of partings.
2-3. Divide hair into sections. Cut hair along lateral hairline holding strands at a sharp angle towards to the face. Make vertical partings.
4. Cut the hair of low occipital area holding it at a 45 degree angle while making vertical partings.
5. Do the same in middle occipital area, going to a 60 degree angle.
6-7. Cut the hair of lateral areas along the vertical partings while holding hair at a sharp angle. Work hair with thinning shears.
8-9. Cut the hair of parietal area along the horizontal partings in a free hand technique. Slice the fringe. Blow dry the hair with a diffuser while using a flat brush.