If we think of a model, we’ll see a beautiful young, healthy, long and above all superlative someone for us who loves a very strict diet to maintain this ideal weight. But did you know that there are also models that differ from these standards? Here are 10 special models, all in a completely different way.
These models are unique but differ from the standard models but still made it in the model business,good for them and it shows to everyone that you dont have to be perfect to be succesful.
1. Model of 87 years old (Daphne Selfe)
Since 1949, Daphne Selfe is a highly appreciated model. It is often claimed that models no sooner reaches the age of 30 years. Daphne Selfe shows that this is not always the case. The secret to her long-term career is that she has the features of optimism and curiosity and that she does not use botox.There, the ladies of luxury resorts like Hollywood and the throw can learn a lot. Curious about this unique model? Look at the website of the 87 year old Daphne Selfe.
2. Down Down syndrome (Madelina Stuart)
The Australian Madelina Stuart is not only very handsome. She also has Down’s syndrome. From a very young age, Madelina Stuart wanted to become a model and she went with her mother, who believed completely in her, for her dream. And it came out. She has not only become a popular model, but also an example for people with Down’s syndrome. She helps them to discriminate by telling her very openly and positively about her illness. Recently she was still seeing in a gorgeous wedding report.
3. Model with vitiligo (Winnie Harlow)
When the American Winnie Harlow was young, she was bullied. She was excommunicated for zebra or for cow. Winnie Harlow is suffering from vitiligo, a skin disease with pigment abnormalities. Despite this, she joined America’s Next Top Model. And because of this, she is now a very famous model, namely the face of the brand Desiqual. In addition to her work as a model, this lady acts as an activist.She combats many forms of discrimination.
4. Longest Model (Amazon Eve)
You must have a certain length to become a model. But this model is not just long, she’s super long.The transgender Amazon Eve has a length of no less than 2.03 meters. With this she is a giant for almost all men. Next to model, Amazon Eve is also an actress and fitness trainer.
Top 10 Special Models Different from Standard
5. Model without legs (Kanya Sesser)
Already at birth, Kanya Sesser missed her two legs. But the rest of her body that can be seen. In the very best sheets, Kanya Sesser shows off her beautiful upper body in lingerie. Everything she has in her dare to show them. Nothing hides them. Kanya Sesser says himself: “The pictures show my strengths.Why should I get this away? “ Especially beautiful words by Kanya Sesser. Actually, this is her message: Never sit down, but look for strengths and show them!
6. Disease and Disability Model (Melanie Gaydos)
Melanie Gaydos has been suffering from two diseases since birth: ectodermal dysplasia and alopecia.This affects her skin, breast structure, teeth and nails. She also has hardly hair and is partially blind.The latter was caused by the fact that her eyelashes grew inward and damaged her cornea. Probably you wonder how a woman like Melanie Gaydos became a respected model. She only thanked herself for that. She wanted to take revenge on anyone who has annoyed her for years and knew the fashion world to convince her that she is unique because she only looks so. With her special appearance, she makes the fashion world a lot less boring.
7. Model with the broadest hips (Mikel Ruffinelli)
Slim, this model is certainly not, weighs no less than 190 kilograms. Well, she is unique. The American Mikel Ruffinelli has the widest hips in the world. They are at least 2.4 meters in circumference. The maintenance of her model figure is very good. The birth of her four children helped here. But they also eat 5000 calories a day to keep ‘looking good’.
8. Grandpa model in teenswear (Liu Xianping)
In his granddaughter’s webshop, this grandfather showed the teenwear sold therein. This idea came from Grandpa Liu Xianqing himself. He was simply sitting at home. No sooner has this grandpa left behind the geraniums. After the photos appeared on the internet, it did not take long before the photos went around the world. Not only was his granddaughter’s store sold out in no time, also Grandpa Liu Xianping had a new hobby. And let’s be honest, the pink and flu colors of his granddaughter’s teens are very good at him.
9. Model eating as much as possible (Nela Zisser)
One major disadvantage of a model career is that you can eat so little. The New Zealand Nela Zisserdoes not bother. She can eat whatever she wants, but does not get fat. It is even possible for her to participate in competitions in which she should eat as much as possible. With this she achieved the record ‘Big Macs’. They have at least 22 Big Macs in one go. How? According to Nela Zisser, it is also a matter of the day before the game, so that your stomach is already stretched. But what if you have a photo report after the day after the match?
10. Model in wheelchair (Jillian Mercado)
Jilian Mercado has been in a wheelchair due to a muscular disease. Still, this did not mean the end of her life for her. Despite her disability, she went for what she dreamed from childhood to her: working in the fashion industry. Jilian Mercado is not only booked for major brand campaigns (including the Diesel brand), but was also part of the latest Queens Be campaign. She also works as a blogger.
Top 10 Special Models Different from Standard