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Tips to Becoming a Successful Teen Model

So you admire the glamorous images of models on television and magazines and would like to become one? The modeling world presents many wonderful opportunities for teenagers but could become challenging if one does not know how to go about it. Here are tips to help you realize your dream of becoming a successful teen model:

Get a go ahead from your parents or guardian

As much as the allure of the modeling world may be irresistible it is always polite to first seek the permission of your parents first. Your parents have your best interests at heart and their opinion on whether or not you should join the modeling world should be sort. Besides some modeling agencies may not agree to sign up minors unless they are accompanied by their parents. The modeling world may seem all glamorous but there are some complications that may come up later and you may need adults to help you get through. Seeking the advice of parents is therefore a crucial step for anyone wishing to make it big in the teen models world. Read the rest of this entry »

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Teen Models and the Internet

Teen Modeling has always been a very popular Industry. Companies like Abercrombie & Fitch, Old Navy, Aeropostle, Billabong, and many others exclusively market the teenage demographic and as such generally hire Teen Models to best portray the image they are seeking. According to recent studies, Teen consumers in the age range from 12 – 17 showed an estimated spending power of 153 Billion and thus present a vast marketing opportunity that is multifaceted and touches on many products and services.

To successfully target teen consumers, many companies are seeking Teen Models to represent their particular brand. In the retail industry, much has been made of teens attraction to the youthful image projected by retailers like Abercrombie & Fitch; therefore teens naturally gravitate to this retailer as one for someone my own age.

So what options are available to today’s Teen’s wishing to become a model? The opportunities for Teen Models today are endless. With the advent of Web 2.0 user-generated websites, many Teen Models are finding it much easier to get noticed and present their Online Model Portfolios. The advantage of Online Modeling Portfolios and user-generated Social Networking sites have been refined to market the Online Teen Model directly. Such sites are called Online Model Listing services. Read the rest of this entry »

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