Style Life Fashion: Dean Banowetz Interview

Style Life Fashion had the opportunity to speak with Celebrity Hairstylist, Dean Banowetz. This was a great opportunity because Dean shared tips on revamping your hairstyle; how to use quick and easy tools while demonstrating three looks that we can use at home. Click on the link below to join Dean as he educates us on summer style tips.

dean banowetz About Dean Banowetz:

From a farm in Iowa to the bright lights of Hollywood, Dean Banowetz, also known as “The Hollywood Hair Guy”, has made his name as a key player in the world of celebrity hairstyling. With a wealth of knowledge and experience, a detailed eye and an individual approach to styling, Dean has carved a niche for himself as one of Hollywood’s go-to hair stylists.

After attending Cosmetology School in Iowa and later spending time training under Susan Lipson at the “On Set Motion Picture Hair Academy,” this Hollywood hair mogul landed the prestigious role as EXTRA host, Leeza Gibbons’, personal hair stylist. Following his debut on the scene, Dean’s outstanding work took him to the set of American Idol, to style host Ryan Seacrest’s hair, as well as the show’s talent. Today, Dean devotes his time to his career as a full time Hollywood Hair Stylist getting his A-list clients including Jennifer Hudson, Carrie Underwood, Ellen DeGeneres, Leeza Gibbons and Ryan Seacrest red-carpet ready. Dean’s devoted clientele count on him to get their tresses in tip-top style for high-profile events such as The Academy Awards, The Golden Globes, SAG Awards, Grammys and much more.

In addition to developing a loyal celebrity following, Dean has also spent time sharing his expertise on top-rated television shows including the Oprah Show, Tyra, Soap Talk, The Wayne Brady Show, Fox News, NBC’s Today Show, Dateline, EXTRA, Entertainment Tonight, Inside Edition, Access Hollywood and most recently Shear Genius. His beautiful work has been featured in fashion and beauty publications worldwide including Vanity Fair, Details, People Magazine, Us Weekly, Newsweek, TV Guide, Shape, Italian Vogue, Glamour and Redbook.

Preview: SIZZLING SUMMER STYLES with Lilliana Vazquez

 SLF Upcoming Interview:


As the weather gets warmer, it’s time to heat up your beauty routine. The same hair and skin regimens you stuck to all winter won’t hold up for summer. Fashion and beauty expert Lilliana Vazquez shares tips to keep you looking your best even in the heat and humidity.  She’ll spill secrets about makeup that won’t melt away even when you’re at the beach, how to get that perfect smile, and what shades are in for the summer season. You’ll be ready to hit the beach in style in no time!

About  Lilliana Vazquez:

Lilliana Vazquez is a sought-after resource providing fun, trendy and budget-conscious style advice to readers, viewers and listeners around the world. Lilliana is a regular television contributor and is also the founder of the wildly popular fashion blog, The Cheap Chica’s Guide to Style.

A well-known stylist, Lilliana is committed to empowering women through fashion by teaching them how to dress for their figure, lifestyle and budget. Lilliana has been in the industry for almost 10 years where she was worked at top fashion magazines, as an accessories designer and as a fashion consultant.

This interview is produced in association with Arm and Hammer & Nair

How to Shine Like a Star!

Everyone wants to look like a celebrity! The Glamorous world of stars seems to be a dream waiting to be realized. However, we may not be real life celebrities but we could still look like one.

In our case, have to learn how to achieve a glamorous look on a limited salary.  But hope is not lost, I will be giving you a few amazing tips for you to look like your favorite celebrity without hurting your wallet! There is definitely no need for you to have a makeup team and a handful of fashion experts in order to look your best. Cut on your budget in half and still shine like a star!

  1. Make sure that you are in up-to-date with what is the frenzy now. As much as possible, keep yourself in touch with the different fads. Research on the internet if possible. However you should also keep in mind what is abreast in terms of trends in your location.
  2.  Remember , what would looks good on others may  not look good on you. Dress for your body size, personality and age! Use your assets and flaunt it!
  3. We all know that fashion trends come and go according to the fashion life cycle.  Wedges were so popular in the mid 70’s but are considered to be a hot summer trend now. And, if you are budget conscious then one of the best places that you certainly might shop your way out are the thrift stores of vintage stores.
  4. Get the perfect accessories for your looks. No matter how simple your clothes appear, with the right accessories, everything can look glam up!
  5. Lastly, purchase undergarments that fit you perfectly!  Wearing the wrong undergarment can destroy the whole outfit because it distorts your assets. Go for classic basics and you will never look bad in anything you’re wearing!

Ladies, looking like a celeb doesn’t really require thousands of dollars!  Simply try to look for some items that are tailored for you. Create that star feeling within yourself and get the latest tips on fashion trends now! Remember, be a star in your own simple ways!