How To Become A Model: Part 2

The Step-by-Step Modeling Guide: Part 2 With our modeling guide’s first three steps already in the bag, here’s part two for those who are soldiering on and ready to work for their dreams. In part 1 we mentioned 1) deciding whether you have what it takes, 2) researching about the best agencies, and 3) contacting…

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How To Become A Model: Part 1

The Step-by-Step Modeling Guide. Have you ever wanted to break into modeling, but just didn’t know what to do or where to start? Well, you’re in luck—here’s a reliable step-by-step breakdown of how to model that can help jumpstart your career. The key here is to focus on each step, as each one is vital…

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Can Models Have Scars???

Models represent perfection.  They are supposed to represent the pinnacle of beauty and physical desirability. In fact, the word ‘model’ itself refers to some sort of representation or imitation. But the truth is that this ideal perfection doesn’t really exist.  We all have our imperfections.  So in a world where perfection seems to be the…

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What To Look For In Modeling Agencies and How To Avoid Scams

Modeling Agencies: The Good versus the Bad Much like any other workplace or employer, you’ll find that modeling agencies come in two varieties: the good and the bad. For newcomers to the industry, it can be hard to determine which ones belong to which group—many are looking for that one break, or even any break…

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Modeling Versus Modelling

Is it ‘Modeling’ or ‘Modelling’? It may sound trivial, but how do you actually spell modeling? Sometimes, we see people use ‘modelling’ instead, so it’s perfectly understandable if you’re a bit confused at which one is the correct usage. The short answer is, both of those spellings are correct. The long answer has more to…

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Is 5’6″ Too Short To Model?

Is 5’6” too short for modeling? For many who haven’t been blessed with the requisite height commonly needed to thrive in the modeling industry, pursuing a career in this field can be exceptionally challenging. There are prescribed measurements for male models and for female models after all. However, if you’re 5’6” or even a bit…

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How To Get Your Child, Kid, Toddler, or Baby Into Modeling!

Child Modeling 101 Being a model is serious stuff and entails a lot of hard work and effort. Adults have a tough time in the industry as it is; what more if children are the ones doing the modeling? Anyway, child modeling is a great way to support your kid’s needs as well as to…

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How To Model For Free!

Free/Inexpensive Ways to Model and Build Your Portfolio Some companies employ a strategy of handing out free products initially, and this works because it helps get the product ‘out there’ while providing people with an actual demonstration of how good the product is. In modeling, you can also go with this approach in order to…

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Modeling Contracts: Should Models Sign Exclusive Contracts?

Should Models Sign Agency Contracts? Contracts are tricky things, full of legalese and containing inconvenient or downright unfortunate clauses. Modeling also involves contracts that come in various kinds. One such contract is the “exclusive contract” that is typically the one contract that an agency will ask a model to sign. Basically, this contract is all…

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Can Models Wear Contacts or Glasses?

We all know that modeling has stringent requirements as far as physical appearances go. Aside from that, the job also entails projecting certain emotions or looks. The eyes are perhaps the body parts that perfectly embody those two requirements. Since glasses or contact lenses can affect how the eyes look and how one looks overall,…

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