Want to know how to become a successful paid model? Do you dream of being the next Tyra Banks, slaying the cover of Vogue Magazine? Modeling as a profession has turned into something strongly vaunted now with a ton of people driven and ready to secure the bag and follow their dream of becoming the next big thing in the model world. The times has changed dramatically in the model world-It’s not so easy to just get scouted just by talking a stroll to the local mall. To become a model and be the best, it takes hard work(blood, sweat&tears), dedication, rawness, courage, and perseverance. You need to properly map out and accumulate a strategy that catches the eyes of not just agency’s….everyone. Ive interviewed numerous well known models and model scouts and put together a list of informative tips below that you should take note of if breaking into the modeling industry and jumping into this Competitive field is your number one career move goal.
STEP 1: CHOOSE A MODEL CATEGORY THAT BEST FITS YOU!
STEP 2: PRACTICE YOUR FACES, POSES, AND WALK
STEP 3: GATHER YOUR CLIENTELE(PHOTOGRAPHERS)
STEP 4: GET YOUR PORTFOLIO LOOKING SEXY(SHOW VERSATILITY/MIX IT UP)
STEP 5: FIND YOUR PERFECT AGENCY(THE ONE THAT BEST SUITS YOU)
STEP 6: DO YOUR RESEARCH(LOOK INTO YOUR AGENCY SELECTION AND BE SURE TO CALL AND ASK QUESTIONS WHEN CONCERNS ARISE)
STEP 7: WORK ON YOUR INTERVIEW SKILLS
STEP 8: TAKE PROPER-CARE OF YOUR BODY(OIL OR LOTION DAILY, KEEP THAY SMILE LOOKING NICE AND PEARLY, STAY FIT(WORK OUT), EAT HEALTHY, EXFOLIATE YOUR FACE, STAY HYDRATED)
STEP 9: BE PROFESSIONAL( ARRIVE TO GO SEES AND BUSINESS MEETINGS AND OR SHOOTS ON TIME)
STEP 10: LEARN TO ACCEPT REJECTION AND TAKE IT AS A GRAIN OF SALT(COME BACK STRONGER AND BE BETTER)
STEP 11: BUILD YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA FOLLOWING(GET ENGAGEMENT AND INCITES AS HIGH AS POSSIBLE…GET THE THINGS YOU POST REPOSTED AND OR IN THE SEARCH ENGINE)
STEP 12: STAY CONFIDENT AND TRUE TO YOURSELF. KEEP IN MIND THAT NOT EVERYONE WILL BECOME A STAR OVER NIGHT. RIDE YOUR OWN WAVE. SEE YOU AT THE TOP.