Cosmopolitan Russia is famous for its upbeat style, focus on the young career woman and candid discussion of contemporary male/female relationships. Since its founding in 1886 as a magazine for "first-class families,"
Cosmopolitan has been reporting on modern social trends. In the '60s, Cosmopolitan pioneered its then-radical message to women: "Live big, go for it, be the best you can be in every area of your life." Today, Cosmopolitan is more than just a magazine; it is a lifestyle, followed avidly by its readers.