NATALIA KONDRATIEVA 1999
fashion hair designer
Saint-Petersburg is the second Russian capital - the city,
where Natalia was born, spent her childhood, and now is
spending her eternal youth.
From her first steps Natalia revealed love to the freedom
(as a main part of creativity). From her kindergarten she
hates everything that should be done under the pressure.
So, when she decided to become a hairdresser, nobody,
including her parents, could interfere her to realize her
Natalia's first fantasy hairstyles started to visit her in
dreams. Her teachers in a hairdressing college
appreciated her original models. After finishing the
college, Natalia was given a name of «The hairdresser of the
From her first steps Natalia began to win: in 86 it were
first places in district competitions among hairdressers
and in 96 it were victories at the international
championships in Czech Republic, Poland and Finland. During
those 10 years she won more than 30 prizes.
Since 92 Natalia is a coach of St.-Petersburg team of
hair fashion designers. Her apprentices won many prizes all
around the world. Every year Natalia Kondratieva
organizes a carnival of her hairstyles, where she represents
her new fantastic collections. Also since 98 she holds
yearly Saint-Petersburg Open Hairstyling and Makeup
Championship where masters from any beauty salon may show
their best works.
This year, in May, Natalia has created her website at
www.kondratieva.da.ru, where everybody can find all about
her creativity and more than 150 fantasy hairstyles,
created by her and her apprentices.