In this great industry, there are a lot of categories of models that every young model that aspires to be a successful and professional one. But what it really requires to be a model and what characteristics need a model to fulfill the critters of a proper model? Having a body approximately as a model is definitely luck and for the rest of things there it takes a company to lead you to a perfect model body. There are an average and standard height and weight for a certain group of models. If you are not aware of height and weight you must show interest and definitely you must ask modeling agencies how this work and asking for general information in order to be informed properly. Just don’t hesitate because in the future it may cause a lot of problems to form the miss information. There is a graphic for some models which are immediately and most required from modeling agencies. Watch them carefully and you will understand on what group of models you belong to.
1. Model Gender: There is a huge gap between the two genders in the modeling industry. Females dominate over the males with a scary percentage of 95% to 5%. But lately, the male models are becoming popular and soon they are going to break this huge gap
2. Model Weight: There are some statistics from a famous modeling magazine that says that 20 years ago the average fashion model weighed 7% less than the average women. But if we can relate it to nowadays and make a comparison today she weighs 22%less. Nowadays the average of a model weight is 167 pounds.
3. Model Height: One of the most questions asked frequently is “Am I tall enough” and similar questions like that. Of course, that is important as much as the weight because height is a big problem if you want to become a model. If you are overweight for example it’s not such a big thing because you can take diets and exercise and you can fix it. On the other part, height is a problem because you can’t do anything to change it. Today an average for a model height is that you have to be over 5’8 and higher but no less.