Menelaos Alevras, Hair Stylist Interview
Fewer industries offer a broader arrange of career opportunities than fashion. In our ongoing series, The Impression highlights some of the industry’s most talented people and interesting jobs.
What hair stylist from the past or present influenced you the most?
Leonard, Vidal Sassoon, Guido Palau, Odile Gilbert, Julien d’Ys
How do you decide the best hairstyle for a photo shoot?
The most important thing for me is to understand the elements of the shoot since it is a team effort. I try to comprehend the vision of the photographer and the art director and the direction of the styling in order to get to the core of the style I need to bring to the shoot. Discussions, exchange of ideas, and references and brainstorming are absolutely necessary beforehand.
What is the most important thing you want potential clients to know about you?
That I love the creative process and I tremendously enjoy transformations. It’s so much fun!
Vertigo by Hitchcock
Menelaos Alevras is a Hair Stylist on the The Impression Biannual Vol. 2