Models have a confident presence and amazing good looks that attract people to them. They make looking good seem like an easy task. However, you have to take much effort and time to look like a model since it entails having a healthy body weight, maintaining cleanliness to your nails, hair, teeth, and skin, and wearing fashionable shoes and clothes daily.
Furthermore, it’s vital to have a signature walk, style, and presence if you want to resemble a model. Here’s what to do if you’re going to look like a model.
- Be Confident
Models stand upright and walk tall to demonstrate the fashions that they have for their clients. Apart from helping you resemble a model, having a proper posture is vital for your health, makes you look a bit thin, and shows people around you that you are a confident person.
Additionally, having a good posture affects your self-confidence that’s vital when you want to project a model persona. Therefore, when standing, make sure you stand straight your shoulders back. Chest out, and chin up. Please don’t slouch when sitting. Sit upright and place your back against the chair.
- Practice your Model Walk
If you want to resemble a model, you must develop a fierce model walk. Ensure that your posture is excellent throughout and walk straight and place one foot ahead of the other. Allow your arms to hang loosely on your sides, then walk with purpose.
Walk as though you have a purpose or a goal even if you don’t have and when walking inside a room, choose a spot then move straight to it.
- Get Out and Let People See You
With the numerous effort that you put into your appearance, ensure that you walk around and show it off to friends now and then. Attend events with friends frequently. Go dining and dancing or anything you like to do. Just have fun, then live it up!
- Have your style
Find shoes and clothes that will make you feel express and comfortable with whom you are without uttering a word. Keep off from trends if they aren’t appealing and never wear anything that will make you feel self-conscious and uncomfortable. Just learn to be yourself.
- Educate Yourself
Take some time and educate yourself on matters of industrial designers. Make the internet your personal friend and check on famous fashion designer profiles globally. Have a close look at their entire career, bio, and their lifestyle. If you don’t know anything concerning fashion, be sure to familiarize yourself with online fashion blogs.
Read many magazines from front to back as they will keep you updated on the current industry insights.
How to Look Like a Model Without Makeup
Being natural has always been on the trend, and nowadays, ladies spend much of their time putting their makeup on to resemble like they aren’t wearing anything at all. However, the following are some simple beauty rules that will help you look great without adding any products on your face.
- Make Your Eyebrows Look Attractive
A face without makeup will make the eyebrows the center of attention. Ensure you shape the eyebrows properly for a proper face shape if you want to look like a model. You can also decorate your eyebrows with henna to dye and when selecting the color, ensure it looks like your hair color.
If your eyebrows aren’t thick, make sure you apply a mixture of Vitamin A and castor oil to your eyebrows daily. After some days, you’ll notice some great change to your eyebrows.
- Whiten Your Teeth
A cheerful smile adds up to 100 points to any image. So ensure that nothing prevents you from being beautiful. Always use whitening toothpaste, more so after taking wine or coffee but don’t use it excessively as it can be quite harsh. In case you have naturally yellow or gray teeth, make them professionally whitened.
- Check On Your Hair
Hair that was done in the past and dull hair color isn’t essential for your makeup-free face. Ensure you use natural and simple hair colors since more drastic options won’t go handy with a natural appearance. Let the split ends of your hair cut frequently and use oils with a heat protection mechanism. Don’t move overboard with the styling products.
Additionally, coconut oil can add some beauty to your hair, keeps away dryness, dandruff, and other hair related problems. Rinse your hair with herbal extracts to make it shiny and healthy if you want to look like a model without makeup.
- Find Your Color
Properly selecting the color of your clothes makes your skin tone look even, makes you look more expressive, and hides your flaws. Any skin without foundation looks paler.
Therefore, it’s vital not to worsen the situation by using overly cold and dark shades. You can also use white colors, but the perfect ones are pure bright colors: peach, emerald, turquoise, and blue.
You have to select your color type then determine the clothes to wear depending on specific rules.
- Don’t Forget to Check On Your Lips
Proper exfoliation, moisturizing, and nutrition are not only essential for your face but also vital for your lips. If you want to look like a model without makeup, be sure to use lip balms that sometimes you can replace with natural oil or any other olive color.
Make sure you massage your lips at least once a week with your fingertips or using a soft brush. Start by moistening them then dip them in sugar.
- Accentuate Your Eyes
if you want your eyes to look “wider,” start by curling your eyelashes using an eyelash curler then add a transparent gel to them. You can go the extra mile by applying for an eyelash extension.
Make sure you prevent the formation of dark circles beneath your eyes. Begin by reconsidering your diet. Many people experience dark circles under their eyes due to a lack of vitamin B and iron in their bodies. Choose eye creams with retinol or ones that come with a whitening effect. Green tea or cold compresses with mint are useful too.
How to Look Like a Model Diet
- Eat Plenty of Fruits and Vegetables
Eating vegetables and fruits provides you with the nutrients needed for your well-being, and since they are low in calories, there’s no harm when eating them in larger volumes compared to eating in high-fat foods. This will make you feel more satisfied.
If you don’t love eating enough vegetables and fruits, blend them to make juice and drink.
- Don’t Eat Processed Foods
Foods made with refined ingredients or chemicals are considered processed foods, and they include everything from potato chips, bacon to white bread. Over processed food are harmful to your health as they are high in sugar, bad fats, salt, and sugar but low in nutrients, vitamins, and fiber.
In other words, you won’t feel satisfied for a long period, and this will give you the urge to feast on more and more calories. Furthermore, processed foods are addictive, and it might be a stressor cutting them, but soon you get used to feasting on real foods, you’ll enjoy it.
- Drink Enough Water
Apart from making your body hydrated, taking enough water during the day will help you eat less food. Plus, you won’t mistake thirst for hunger. Therefore, try drinking at least eight water glasses every day to be safe.
If you don’t love drinking plain water, make sure you add some herbs like mint or citrus fruits to add flavor.
- Don’t Forget the Protein
Protein is essential to your body as it makes you feel energized and leaves you feeling full for an extended period, thus preventing you from overeating. Protein requires more energy to digest compared to carbohydrates. In other words, you’ll be burning more calories.
David Nilsen is the former editor of Fourth & Sycamore. He is a member of the National Book Critics Circle. You can find more of his writing on his website at davidnilsenwriter.com and follow him on Twitter as @NilsenDavid.