Models appearing on the catwalks and magazine covers, in our time often have a special appearance, rare diseases or disadvantages, which in front of the camera turn into advantages.
Infrequently in the modeling business you can meet a person with disabilities. One of those people was Victoria Modest.
She was born in 1987 in the Latvian city of Daugavpils. Due to a gross mistake of doctors, Victoria got a severe dislocation of her left thigh at birth, and therefore experienced many operations. Attempts to keep the leg turned out to be in vain, and by the age of 20 the future model and singer agreed to the most serious step in her life - amputation.
To transfer such an event turned out to be a real test for a young and beautiful girl, but the support of parents and friends helped Victoria cope. It was thanks to the love and care of loved ones. Modest could not just live on, but also succeed as an alternative model and singer.
“For some reason, I felt that the new life was just beginning. My body, capabilities and comfort were modernized. If you look at the situation differently, I became a superman,” Modest shares her impressions of life after the operation.
Starting a musical career, Victoria decided to use her disability as a feature and acquired several unique prostheses that complement her images.
A special girl could not overlook the modeling agencies. Victoria argues that the world of beauty and fashion should be more diverse. Girls like her are what he needs.
In addition to the successful career model and singer, Modest conducts his instagram, the number of subscribers is almost 90 thousand. In it, the girl shares photos from everyday life, as well as pictures from photo shoots, which focuses on her unique prostheses. There are more than 10 of them in the girl, the most famous of which was the black thorn.
The story of Victoria Modesta proves that an event that is perceived as great sorrow can actually become the beginning of a new and successful life. The girl urges people not to despair and always look to the future with bright eyes full of enthusiasm and energy.