Models

Man Who Works Two Jobs To Earn A Living Makes The News

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education

In a strange and unusual turn of events, a man who has two jobs so he can make enough money to live, while happening to also be aesthetically gifted, ...

Woman Shrinks Waist To 20" By Wearing Corset For 23 Hours A Day

Barcroft / The Huffington Post | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman has shrunk her waist down to an eye-watering 20 inches after wearing a corset solidly for 23 hours a day. Aleira Avendano has been wearing ...

Why These Women Are Campaigning Against The Term 'Plus-Size'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Women on social media are putting pressure on fashion brands and magazines to drop the term 'plus-size', which they deem to be 'harmful' and 'damaging...

Plus-Sized Models Sell More Bras Than 'Normal' Models

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 25.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A lingerie company has released information around a recent advertising campaign with interesting results. The New York-based 'Adore Me' brand said...

Winnie Harlow Wins Beauty Award (And We Couldn't Be More Chuffed For Her)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

If you haven't yet come across the gorgeous human being that is Winnie Harlow, then let us fill you in. The model, who has vitiligo - a pigmentatio...

Suki Waterhouse Uses This Fizzy Beverage To Wash Her Hair

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Her tousled locks remain the envy of many, which is why we nearly spat our tea out when Suki Waterhouse revealed the rather unconventional beauty secr...

France's Ban On Skinny Models Isn't Enough Say Fashion Experts

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

France's government is inching closer to imposing a ban on models deemed to be too thin, but fashion insiders think the new legislation doesn't go far...

Twiggy On Ageism In Fashion: 'Of Course You Can Wear Leather At 65'

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Twiggy has made a rallying cry for women 'of a certain age' not to feel pressured into 'dressing for their age'. "I refuse to say women of certain...

Why There Is Another Side to Fashion Than Perfect Beauty

BritChick Paris | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style
BritChick Paris

All the promises and commitments to giving girls a better future and empowering women to do more are thrown out the window when they are then used as clothes horses. What message does that send to our teen daughters!?

Would You Believe This Woman Is Eight Months Pregnant?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Sarah Stage is over 8 months pregnant, but judging from her maternity pictures, she's not your average mum-to-be. The 31-year-old model has been do...

Transgender Models Create Calendar To Fight Prejudice

Barcroft | Aamir Bashir | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Transgender people in India regularly come up against intense prejudice, including both verbal and physical threats. But in the face of that hostil...

Magazine Apologises For Image Of 'Unhealthily Thin' 16-Year-Old

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Danish magazine COVER has apologised for using an image of what many have called an "unhealthily thin" model in its latest issue. The picture of 16...

Transgender Model Makes Debut As Woman On LFW Catwalk

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Transgender model, Andreja Pejic made her debut appearance as a woman on the catwalk in yet another fashion first earlier this week. The model, who...

Déjà Vu - A Weapon For Equality

Mik Scarlet | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Mik Scarlet

Why do I bring this up? Well at a time when it looks like disabled people are claiming their rightful place in our society, I am worried that the ground we have made again could easily be lost. Especially if we forget that this ground is that which we already once held.

Why This Man From Bournemouth Just Made Fashion Week History...

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

For the second time during New York Fashion Week 2015, history has been made. A model from Bournemouth has become the first male model and amputee...

This Lady With Down Syndrome Just Made History On The Catwalk...

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Actress Jamie Brewer has made history by being the first model with down syndrome to strut her stuff on the catwalk at New York Fashion Week. The A...

Red Hair Is Hot Right Now Says Modelling Agency

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

For a long time now, the ginger-haired among us have taken some serious flack. But all of that's about to change, as red hair has suddenly become s...

Meet The First Model With Down Syndrome To Walk At NYFW

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Jamie Brewer is to make fashion history by being the first down syndrome model to walk the catwalk at New York Fashion Week (NYFW) on 12 February. ...

Model With Vitiligo Smashes It With Two Huge Fashion Campaigns

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Winnie Harlow is continuing to shake up the fashion industry by proving that there is no such thing as "one-size-fits-all" when it comes to beauty. ...

This Model Was Once Told She'd Never Walk Again...

Caters News Agency | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Katie Knowles is celebrating landing a dream career as a model, after a rare condition left her paralysed. Law student Katie feared she’d never w...

Is This Supermodel's Post-Baby Weight Loss Too Much, Too Soon?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Supermodel Elena Perminova has divided opinion after revealing her post-baby figure in Russian Vogue, just two months after having a Caesarian. The...

The Problem with the Page 3 'Model'

Neely Reyes | Posted 22.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Neely Reyes

Before anyone suggests it - no I'm not a prude and I'm certainly not offended by the sight of a pair of breasts, I'm more offended by what the Page 3 girls represented to young females, particularly when it comes to describing them as 'models'.

Models vs Celebrities - the Battle of the Faces

Sarah Potter | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Potter

It's essentially an odd word of mouth scenario. If your friend were to tell you of a really great skincare product, you'd be more than likely to look into it than if a complete stranger walked up to you and told you. That's what we get with celebrities and models.

When Healthy Competition Becomes Bullying

Neely Reyes | Posted 08.03.2015 | UK
Neely Reyes

We have good relationships with several agencies in London, and there is often a feeling that the industry is big enough to sustain us all. But, occasionally, I meet people who seem to go out of their way to destroy our small agency.

Poorna Bell

Vogue UK And Harper's Bazaar Didn't Use A Single Model Of Colour In 2014

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 17.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As we compile our end of year lists, there are a few big debates - gender pay gap, everyday sexism - that we find utterly shocking and unsettling that...