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How I Got This Shiny, Healthy-Looking Straight Hair

Liliya Anisimova reviews the Irresistible Me flat iron

Do you straighten your hair? If you do, you will definitely want to read Liliya’s review of a styling tool that made her hair straight, shiny, and even healthier looking. My hair is not naturally straight, nor is it curly; it has this useless wavy quality that is probably the worst – you either have to […] Read more…

Rio Van Zant on Modeling, Beauty, and Taking Great Shots

Rio Van Zant interview

At the STYLetti, we love showing the unique styles and beauty of real people, focusing on (mostly) women of varying backgrounds, ages, and shapes. Hence, our tagline “Real People With Real Style.” This doesn’t mean, however, that we don’t also get inspired by celebrities and models on occasion. In fact, I believe that those are the people with a duty to let the rest of […] Read more…

Is Your Sunscreen Safe?

Sun worship

Is your sunscreen safe? I had to ask myself that a while back. I came across information regarding studies by the Environmental Working Group on sunscreens, and I realized that the famous brand I was using was not only toxic, but it also offered pretty shady (pun intended!) protection from the sun. My father died of cancer […] Read more…

How to Get Gorgeous Curls at Home – Easy!

Julia with curly hair

Have you noticed that for us as women, it often happens that if we have straight hair, we want it curly – or the other way around? I want to show you how to achieve a great curly-hair look no matter what kind of hair you have – even if it is thick and already curly […] Read more…

5 Beautiful Skin Must-Haves

Liliya Anisimova's skin care regimen

In previous posts, you may have noticed Liliya’s beautiful skin. In case you’ve wondered how she maintains it, here are some secrets to her skin care regimen. Enjoy! I thought I would write this post to share with you my skin care and beauty products. I am attaching photos of my tools – all the facial lotions and makeup I have. You can […] Read more…

Everything you need to know for perfectly winged eyeliner

Julia Berezina

Winged eyeliner is among my favorite things when it comes to makeup. Beauty icons like Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn, and Brigitte Bardot always wore winged eyeliner. And the trend is still extremely popular today. I don’t believe it will ever go out of fashion, since it is so classic, beautiful, sexy and can basically be all […] Read more…

Makeup for Drama

Makeup for drama

I am very excited to introduce guest author Lori of Make Up by Lori, a model, mother, and accomplished makeup artist with extensive experience working with lines from MAC to Chanel. Lori graciously offered to share with us the nuts and bolts of a dramatic look, using some of her favorite products. Enjoy! Janea We all have our standard everyday look. For many of […] Read more…

Quick Fix for a Facial Bruise

We are extremely excited to inaugurate the blog’s brand new section, “Beauty Elements.” Just as our blog is about real people with real style, our first post deals with a very real-life scenario. While on vacation in Moscow, Russia, Julia ended up with bruising near the eye. Read below how she handled it – beautifully! First of all, I want to make […] Read more…

Inaugurating Beauty Elements!

Dramatic Makeup

We at theSTYLetti are happy to inaugurate a new section, Beauty Elements! With Beauty Elements, we will now be covering makeup, hair, and fitness – all of which in addition to dress, are important ways by which we present ourselves to the world. Interestingly, the post with which we kick off Beauty Elements fits in perfectly with our focus on real people […] Read more…