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1.I have been a model for…. modelling professionally 2years
2.My favourite type of modelling job is…. Editorial shoots
3.The most rewarding thing about modelling is…… for me is working with a wide range of extremely talented people and the mood board / ideas and concepts
4. The best advise I would give to a new model is…….. Learn each and every corner there is about this industry , do your home work about designers, MUAs, bloggers, photographers and learn your niche as early on as possible !
5. My daily routine consists of……. A daily jog and yoga
6. What I most love about modelling in London and modelling in general is……Modelling in London really gives you a range of work , there is work for every model be a face model , editorial , lingerie , commercial modelling- the list goes on!
7. Top things I do to prepare for a casting/take to a casting….. Look at the brief and rearrange your images or add images . For example if I am going for a beauty product I will add more beauty shot and if I am going for Editorial I will add more of these images.
8. I am happiest on a job when I …… When the photographer really gives direction and pushes me to give what they need rather than settling! It’s better to be given harsh feedback than not get the shot!
9. If I could do a shoot for any designer, it would be….That’s a hard one hmm Balmain, because I am that woman he designs driven strong, passionate but also Lancôme for beauty shoot !
10. I would describe my style as….. Effortless chic
11.My favourite high street store is……Urban outfitters
12.When I am not working I like to….. Act , as I am currently trying as an actor but I have a very strong background in dance.
13. The Cheesiest song on my iPod is….The Saturdays – ‘What about us’
14. My Role model is….. Mum and model would Nykor Paul , actors – viola Davis
15. The place I would most like to visit in the world is…. Egypt
16. In five years time I will be….A very successful model and actress