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PopSugar Feature of Renee’s ANTM Experience

PopSugar Feature of Renee’s ANTM Experience

Check out my feature on Pop Sugar – The Biggest Surprise About Being on America’s Next Top Model, From a Former Contestant       When I was a little girl, I wanted to be royal like Princess Diana. I was bullied as a child […]

Stressed Out & Overwhelmed

Stressed Out & Overwhelmed

  Life is stressful, no doubt about that, but everyone has their limitations, including models. It’s no secret, anyone that’s a ‘non model’ believes our job is just a dream. They seem to think we are the ones who not only won in the gene […]

Self-Care In An Industry That’s Hard At Caring

Self-Care In An Industry That’s Hard At Caring

We have all been there, whether we are wondering where our career is going, agents, bookers, casting directors being harsh at the drop of a dime, speaking dimes, waiting for payment, if you even get paid! On top of this navigating the mean streets of […]

Blonde Ambition Nightmare

Blonde Ambition Nightmare

It really doesn’t get scarier than this!! Lets start with the beginning… I’m new to LA and had the brightest idea “Let’s go down the street and get my highlights and roots touched up” -Little did I know what this would lead to… Scene: Next […]

On Set Majid Jordan and Party Next Door’s Music Video

On Set Majid Jordan and Party Next Door’s Music Video

The Majid Jordan and Party Next Door music video “One I Want”  has officially dropped. This means I can share behind the scenes fun facts, drama, and more!  If you don’t know who Majid Jordan is, then here is a little background. Majid Maskati and Jordan […]

Found A Timeless Cream For My New Mature Skin Routine

Found A Timeless Cream For My New Mature Skin Routine

Summer 2017 is here! It’s time to loose our winter layers to show off some skin. You have no idea how excited for the sun I’ve been till I noticed my face started freaking out. Naturally, I asked my Mom what was going on and she said at around her late […]

Beautiful Lifestyle No. 2 A Model’s Secret Treat to beat the Summer Heat!

Beautiful Lifestyle No. 2 A Model’s Secret Treat to beat the Summer Heat!

Happy Summer 2017!! I still have a moment where just like any girl I think “Oh God Swim Suit Season Is COMING!” I have to be able to take Photos in a swim suit year round, but there is still always this moment…   I […]

Renee’s Curly Hair Favorites – The Bumble and bumble Bb. Curl line!

Renee’s Curly Hair Favorites – The Bumble and bumble Bb. Curl line!

    I take my hair game VERY seriously!!! Superman’s got his cape, I’ve got my hair!  But It has not been easy! As a model I get my hair done just about everyday by different stylist and most of them have No clue how […]

Letters from Home

Letters from Home

Dear Shan, I am proud of you. I really have no idea how you do it. They put you under a microscope, one by one, looking for flaws on what appears to be a flawless person. You’re always so confident and true to yourself, and […]

Beautiful Lifestyle Tip No. 1 

Beautiful Lifestyle Tip No. 1 

Bumps on my face…Help! As a model my skin is pretty important and unfortunately I don’t just have angel skin that is perfectly contoured. I have a history of skin problems i.e. acne, but that is for another day. Also, shout out to my dermatologists […]

Getting Ready For LA

Getting Ready For LA

Ever get to a point in life where you feel like your making a metaphoric “jump”? As I was debating on going to LA for the summer this was the point I was at. To think I was going to leave everything I loved so […]