Interview with the beautiful, Teen Model of the Year Runner up, Marina Kiseleva.
Today we chat with, Model of the Month, Marina Kiseleva. We get her take on all things beauty, confidence and find out her favorite fashion trend.
TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF.
Hello, my name is Marina Kiseleva (@angelblondey), on 25th of October I turned 18 years old. I’m from Russia and I live in Saint-Petersburg. Now I’m studying at Saint-Petersburg State University of Economics on Management Department.
WHAT DOES CONFIDENCE MEAN TO YOU?
As for me, confidence are playing the major role in my life. It helps me to communicate with people. Since I’m studying management at University, we are often speaking about the confidence at our psychology lessons f.e. how to present yourself or how to avoid the stressful situations etc.
WHAT MAKES YOU BEAUTIFUL? (AND YOU CAN’T SAY YOU’RE NOT, BECAUSE YOU ARE)
I must say that, all my achievements including the beauty - it’s a merit of my parents, not only because of good genes, but also that they are always take care of me and give some life advices.
WHAT DOES INNER BEAUTY MEAN TO YOU?
In my opinion, inner beauty - it is aggregate of spiritual qualities which we are obtaining during the hole life from books, films, parents, friends, school, work and so on. The combination of external beauty with the inner is a miracle. And such miracles happen. However, the concept of beauty is different for everyone.
IF YOU HAVE OR HAVE DEALT WITH BODY IMAGE ISSUES OF YOUR OWN CAN YOU DESCRIBE THEM AND HOW YOU HAVE OVERCOME THEM?
I can’t say that I've ever had big problems with the appearance or any body issues... I have been rather slim girl with long hair and health skin, but I had been wearing unfashionable glasses until the 8th grade - that was my single problem.
WHAT ARE YOUR WORDS OF ADVICE FOR GIRLS YOUR AGE DEALING WITH BODY IMAGE ISSUES?
I just want to say that you should be yourself and don’t changing because of social pressure, you must follow you heart ♥️ and mind. Set the goals at go to them, without turning back!
HOW DO YOU HANDLE NEGATIVITY ON INSTAGRAM?
I’m not very popular on Instagram. I have only 900 followers, so there is no necessity to handle with negativity because of it absence.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE FASHION TREND AT THE MOMENT?
My favorite fashion trend now is wide shirts and sweaters.