Waving Beauty Aimee Mullins, Hair by Ezel – 2011

Posted by on May 2, 2013 in Helen's Blog | 0 comments

Waving Beauty - Aimee Mullins - 2011

Photos: Curtis Eberhardt …McQueen: Helen Oppenheim

This waving beauty, Aimee Mullins, with hair by Ezel, holds three world records at the Paralympics, not letting the loss of both legs at age one stop her sprinting and long jumping.

The American athlete and actress was named by People Magazine one of the “50 Most Beautiful People” in 1997,  and is a one-time Alexander McQueen model – he made  special legs for her runway
appearance in his Spring 1999 show – photo here taken at  his Metropolitan Museum of Art show, 2011 (bottom row.)

Ezel added clip-on extensions for this glam Marcel-waved look.  More details, full credits, WorldGreats, Ezel, on www.helenoppenheim.com

Hair: Ezel, Chirospa Salon, Northport, NY … Makeup: Samantha Trinh … Fashion Styling: Marie Wilson … Photos: Curtis Eberhardt



“Remembering John Sahag” – 1996

Posted by on Jan 17, 2013 in Helen's Blog | 2 comments

Remembering John Sahag -1996

Photo: Michael O’Neill/People Magazine 1996 and The Colorist Magazine 2013

“Remembering the genius that was John Sahag” – Backstory in The Colorist by Marianne Dougherty, January/February 2013.   KIrsty Hume, voted one of People Magazine’s 50 Most Beautiful
People in 1996, wears colored hair extensions by John Sahag. For more information, see The Colorist Magazine January/February 2013 and HairThen, John Sahag Editorials on www.helenoppenheim.com

Hair by John Sahag: John Sahag Workshop, 1996 … Animal Hair Extensions: Santino Acquista …Makeup:  Carmon Springs … Model:  Kirsty Hume … Photo: © Michael ONeill