Body positivity activist and coach Michelle Elman noticed that the fashion industry and plus-size community in the U.K. has routinely excluded Asian women, and decided to do something about it.
Kelsey Merritt, the first Filipina on Victoria’s Secret’s runway, is enjoying her success in the recently-concluded fashion show.
In a new Instagram post, the 22-year-old model shared that all she has been doing in the last few days is looking at photos from the show in New York City.
Justine Biticon has quickly endeared herself to a massive audience online not only through her wit, but also through her authentic self-expression and thoughtful consideration of others. She serves as a role model for young creatives, especially Asian Americans, to follow in her footsteps.
Once upon a time, Justine Biticon was eliminated in episode two on “America’s Next Top Model.” Where many young public figures would allow this dismissal to stifle their confidence or be chained to it as a career highlight, Biticon has turned this appearance into a footnote. She’s amassed 390,000 followers on Instagram and 720,000 followers on Twitter. Her popular content showcases, alongside her modeling and fitness, a unique aesthetic and a predilection for streetwear — many of her ‘fits’ consist of cropped tops, sneakers, and other trendy streetwear concepts. She brings her own unique look to every shot; partially through her daring, often-quirky poses, and partially through her features as a woman of Latinx and Asian descent.
Tim Chung, Kylie Jenner’s internet-famous bodyguard, has been setting hearts aflame in recent weeks after rumors of him being the father of Kylie’s daughter brought the social media spotlight on him.
Social media users have been buzzing about the idea that instead of Kylie’s boyfriend, Travis Scott, Chung could be the father of Kylie’s three-month-old daughter, Stormi Webster.
A hair salon in Thailand just opened its second branch, and as part of its promotion, the shop offered customers a once in a lifetime chance to get their hair done and be pampered by incredibly hunky, topless male models.
Sutteerak Hair Salon, which is located in Chanthanimit, Mueang Chanthaburi District, Thailand, just had a grand opening for their second branch on May 2, Wednesday. And to help promote the newly opened branch, they hired four models to entertain the customers – plus, they also gave out a 10% member discount that’s good for 1 year.
Fernanda Ly, an Australian model with Chinese roots, has spoken on the difficulties of racial identification and how she deals with them.
Ly, who hails from the southwest suburbs of Sydney, started modeling at the age of 16. She’s known for her iconic pink hair.
Connie Chiu is a renowned international fashion model from Hong Kong whose features have destined her to forever portray an angelic or mythical figure.
As a person born with albinism, Chiu possesses a noticeably pale look due to the lack of pigmentation in her hair, eyes, and skin.
Japanese model-turned-professional boxer Tomomi Takano is showing everyone that there’s more to her than meets the eye.
The 30-year-old resident of Sumida, Tokyo has an Instagram account filled with photos that highlights her toned physique, leading people to believe that she’s purely a model.
Editors Note: Part-time model Joey Kim is not a graduated doctor, as we originally reported, but is a student doctor until he graduates. We’ve changed the article to reflect this.
Meet Joey Kiho Kim.
Laurie Phan, a hopeful model who competed in the ATV Miss Asia Toronto Pageant, has been arrested and charged with first-degree murder.
On Monday, the same day the York Regional Police issued a Canada-wide warrant for the 22-year-old’s arrest, Phan turned herself in.
Known for her witty and straightforward remarks, Chrissy Teigen has something interesting to say about Asian models.
During a brief interview at the Sports Illustrated 2017 launch, Chrissy Teigen was invited for a few questions by a correspondent from E! News. When asked about her opinion regarding diversity involving the modeling industry, the American model was quick say something about her Asian roots.