Whether we like to admit it or not, we all know that there is a connection between looking good and feeling good. Stepping out into the world with our best faces on can give us a powerful sense of confidence, a self-esteem boost that can benefit many aspects of our lives - from our social interactions to how we go about our jobs.

Russian stylist Alexandr Rogov knows this and has set off on a tour of his huge country, transforming the looks of people who can only dream of the luxury boutiques of Moscow and St. Petersburg. Rogov is out to prove that style and fashion comes from the right choices and a little creativity, not just how much money you are able to spend!

Scroll down below to see some of Alexandr and his team's most impressive transformations so far, and let us know what you think in the comments!

More info: Instagram | Website

#1

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

yo momma 5 days ago

Wow

View more comments

"I used to be one of the biggest fashion stylists in Russia," Alexandr told Bored Panda. "I worked for fashion magazines, with Russian and international designers and big brands like Dior and Chanel."

"Then I got an invitation to work on TV as a presenter and stylist in a makeover show, and so I began my career on TV. I worked on TLC, MTV, TNT and now I am on CTC, the main entertainment channel of Russia."

#2

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

John McVie 5 days ago

She looks very cool, her hair suits her very well! Glad to see some wrinkles: they show she's lived!

View More Replies...
View more comments
#3

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Carrie de Luka 5 days ago

Think the spotty, bowed shoes are an overkill next to a spotty skirt but other than that she looks so chic.

View More Replies...
View more comments

Alexandr has a background in education, and he still takes the time to conduct lectures and master classes on fashion and style in Moscow and the regions. He takes his work seriously, and seeks a deeper meaning in fashion than the glitz and glamor of glossy magazines. "I try to explore the best side of women," he continues. "I help them to find the better side of themselves. I am not styling only to make a show- I am styling them for real life. I am not only a stylist - I work as a psychologist too!"

#5

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Bobert Robertson 5 days ago

This guy went from Zach Galifinakis to Zach Galifinakis

View More Replies...
View more comments

What is Alexandr's favorite, most satisfying aspect of his job? "I most enjoy the moment when I open the mirror and see my client's reaction to her new look."

"It is the most incredible feeling!"


#6

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Bonny Saxon 4 days ago

Her eyes look amazing and I really like the outfit.

View more comments
#7

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

John McVie 5 days ago

Pointy shoes... pointy shoes everywhere!

View More Replies...
View more comments
#9

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Sheila Weila 5 days ago

Every BEFORE picture is a mug shot, no smile, shoulders square with the camera, & poor lighting. Not a true apples & apples.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#10

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Nikole Landelius 5 days ago

So much more confidence.

View more comments
#11

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Carrie de Luka 5 days ago

She looks fabulous.

View more comments
#12

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

ember avery 5 days ago

her after picture makes her look like the secret bad guy in movies that slowly feels bad and sides with the good guys, she looks amazing tho

View More Replies...
View more comments
#13

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

John McVie 5 days ago

She already new she was supposed to wear pointy shoes. Happy face

View More Replies...
View more comments
#14

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Lea Springstead 5 days ago

Great outfit & great haircut. That's how you rock a shaved head as a woman.

View more comments
#15

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Sheila Weila 5 days ago

Curly girls UNITE!

View More Replies...
View more comments
#16

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Autumn Walton 4 days ago

she's pretty in both

View more comments
#17

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Random Panda 5 days ago

I like the before much better. The makeover aged her up 20 years.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#18

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Kathy Brandt 4 days ago

All of them are WOW, but this one is WOWSER!!

View more comments
#19

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Carrie de Luka 5 days ago

She'd look even better without the scouse brows.

View more comments
#20

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Bonny Saxon 4 days ago

I like the outfit on the left too! Some spunkier shoes, perhaps?

View More Replies...
View more comments
#21

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Bosh Brady 4 days ago

She looked tired before...and after is amazing.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#22

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Bonny Saxon 4 days ago

And the '80's rise again

View More Replies...
View more comments
#23

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Unhuman_Weirdo 5 days ago

Why did she get the frost shirt from? It cute but the music is too small

View More Replies...
View more comments
#24

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Vaida Kuodytė 4 days ago

Denim tops should be banned internationally

View More Replies...
View more comments
See Also on Bored Panda
#25

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Bosh Brady 4 days ago

Love the skirt

View more comments
#26

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

BG Rey 2 days ago

New found confidence

View more comments
#28

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Carrie de Luka 5 days ago

Like the new outfit and it suits her really well. The hair is too high on a long face. Needs width.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#29

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Alexandria Rejon 4 days ago

I like her skirt

View more comments
#30

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

yo momma 5 days ago

Unrecognizable

View More Replies...
View more comments
#31

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Sheila Weila 5 days ago

Cute both ways!

View more comments
#32

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Carrie de Luka 5 days ago

Couldn't they find shoe's that would fit? Shame as the rest works well.

View more comments
#33

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Lucas 5 days ago

That slogan jumper tricked her.

View more comments
#34

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Jessica Billings 5 days ago

After pic reminds me a bit of Blake Lively.

View more comments
See Also on Bored Panda
#35

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Carrie de Luka 5 days ago

Make up is too dark - shouldn't be trying to change the skin colour and then blend it out down the neck. Needs a pop of colour in that bland outfit.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#36

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Zain Black 5 days ago

bro, she looks fine af in the first 1

View more comments
#37

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Sill Marien 5 days ago

he made her look much older :( I liked the before version

View More Replies...
View more comments
#38

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Carrie de Luka 5 days ago

She was hiding behind all those layers.

View more comments
#39

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Jacob/Becca Gizmo the Squirrel 5 days ago

Cute outfit on right...then the shoes happened

View More Replies...
View more comments
#40

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

François Bouzigues 5 days ago

Oh no, the freckles and the hair ! Gone...

View More Replies...
View more comments
#41

Before-After-Transformations-Stylist-Alexander-Rogov

rogov24 Report

Lucas 5 days ago

Don't hide her freckles! Don't even understand the second outfit...

View More Replies...
View more comments