1. Successful models
Modelling is a business, you are the owner of your business as a model As with any business becoming a successful model takes time, energy, determination and persistence. Note that overnight success doesn’t happen.
2. Show yourself as the perfect candidate
Show yourself as the perfect candidate: show confidence, have a good attitude and seem to be friendly. Present your personal style, but always make a good first impression and keep it clean and simple.
3. Keep a healthy lifestyle
Keep a healthy lifestyle: drink plenty of water, maintain a healthy diet, work out regularly, get enough sleep and avoid alcohol and cigarettes.
4. Take care of your skin and hair
Take care of your skin and hair: use skin & hair care ingredients, reduce make-up, take off your make-up every night and go for a regular haircut.
5. Apply to visit castings and go-sees as possible
Apply to visit castings and go-sees as possible: A casting or go-see for models is a job interview, and should be considered as such. Prepare yourself!
6. Representation of the model agency
Representation of the model agency: If you are applying for representation within a model agency or if you are approached by a model agency, please guarantee that the arrangement is valid and meets the industry’s standard conditions. Keep an eye on the following points: commission rate, contract length, cancelation terms, exclusivity, any hidden costs or penalties (basically reading the small print).