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Teen Modelling Tips

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teen modelling behaviour tips
So you want to be a model? Perhaps you're fed up with school, sick of your parents, just generally fed up with the world in general and feel like doing something daring, brave and exciting?  Well teen modelling is certainly all that. If you have got spirit and enthusiasm, ambition and curiosity, courage and determination to take on the world and take advantage of every moment that life has to offer then modelling could be right for you.This is all going to sound like a drag but you need to know it all before you try modelling out.

Teen modelling is challenging, and, like school, you do have to be able to do as you're told. You can't be sulky and you can't be mardy. Professional behaviour and good attitude is essential to the success of your modelling career. Rude behaviour will not be tolerated - and if we sound like your parents, then sorry about that, but it's a fact. If this is something you really want to do, then you need to show it. You need to be reliable, punctual, considerate and pleasant. If you have a bad attitude,  it will end your career before it starts. If you've had a fight with your boyfriend or girlfriend the night before, you've got to forget about it and get on with concentrating on the job or audition you are going to. If you've had a disagreement with your parents or just don't feel like giving 100%, you need to lose the sulky looks and lack of energy before you go to any interview.

No matter how beautiful you are, if you go into a room and the first thing a casting director or a model agency sees is a sulky, sullen, unsmiling teenager then you will be shown the door straight away. If you don't show any enthusiasm and pretend you're just not interested , then your first impression will be the last that particular casting call sees of you.

All teenagers go through weight fluctuations and skin problems. Even the most beautiful can get pimples and its how you deal with this that will get you through this difficult time. It's not the end of the world if you put on a little weight, and it's certainly not the end of your modelling career if you gain a few spots.  It might feel like this way but it isn't, truly. You will get over this little phase and look back in a few weeks and wonder what you were so stressed about.

Drug and alcohol abuse is pretty common within the modelling industry. You may be offered substances you feel pressured into trying, but all the while remember, whatever you inhale will reflect in your appearance. If you drink and are hungover, you will lose modelling jobs. If you are a party animal, then perhaps modelling may not be right for you. If you are wanting to take up modelling as a career, then you have to knock bad habits on the head straight away. Of course you can have fun, but taking something to help you do this is a definite no-no. You might think you'll get away with it, but casting directors have very sharp beady eyes!

Every teen model suffers from insecurity, in fact, every adult model goes through this even now. Because of supermodels, it's really hard to try and emulate their status. You may very well get there eventually, but more often than not, teen models face rejection every day. Don't look over your shoulder to see who the next face will be, know that it will be you if you want it bad enough. But don't be arrogant. A little insecurity is good for you and it keeps you humble and makes you a nicer person. Modelling can be a very lonely place if you make enemies early. Bitching and backstabbing gets found out, remember back to your school days. Respect your peers and they'll become your friends.

It's hard enough being a teenager but teen modelling behaviour tips are little pointers we can give you that you can adapt and remember, to help you through tough times in getting noticed. If you want teen modelling bad enough, then you'll do your best, which is all any of us can ever do.