The teen market is an area that advertisers are frequently wanting to promote their products and brands to, so teen models are always in demand for all different advertising campaigns, billboards and commercials for a wide range of products and services.
Teen modeling can be a great way to get a taster of modelling on a smaller scale before pursuing it as a full time career. Agencies understand that education is important and can often be flexible with arranging shoots after work hours, on weekends and in the school holidays.
Teen models need to have a strong confident personality and be determined even if there are knock backs along the way. You will need to be able to take direction, be versatile and be able to let your personality shine through, but most of all you have to enjoy being in front of the camera. Teen modeling can be a lot of fun as well as a way of building up confidence and gaining experience of the world of work.
You need to have supportive parents as this is a process that you will need to take a parent with you, for help, guidance and security.
Teen models are usually between 12-17 years old, younger models are considered child models
and older one being adult models.