Topic: Male Models

Male Model Shane Lapper Retires, Relaunches Career As Female Model Chloe Lapper

Male Model Shane Lapper Retires, Relaunches Career As Female Model Chloe Lapper

Scouted in London at the age of 22, handsome redhead Shane Lapper launched a successful career as a male model*. And even though Lapper was employed as an aspirational standard of male beauty, he always felt something wasn’t right: “I think I was about seven when I realized I should have been born a girl. I have five sisters, and I’d watch them all dress up and put on make up and I’d be so jealous.”

As Lapper’s career took off, his suspicions that he was in “the wrong body” only intensified: “It just felt wrong.”

And so, Shane the male model became Chloe… More »

Despite Their Cheekbones, Male Models Have It Harder Than You Think

Despite Their Cheekbones, Male Models Have It Harder Than You Think

The modeling industry is one place where women completely dominate. Sure, that’s hugely problematic if you’re looking for anything positive from a women’s rights perspective but, for better or for worse, women completely dominate when it comes to getting paid for how they look. Or, as Forbes recently put it in their Top Earning Male Models list, ”[it's] a career that is neither easy nor lucrative for men.” More »

Here Is The Greatest Ebay Clothing Model Of All Time

Here Is The Greatest Ebay Clothing Model Of All Time

Move over, Andrej Pejic. There’s a hot new gender-bending male model in town, and he is coming for you!

As you can see, he has that je ne sais quoi quality about him that is impossible to fake. Is it even legal to be this awesome? I discovered him by way of a friend who, over the course of much psychedelically enhanced internet exploration, has figured out that you get the best results if you remember to type “don’t lie” at the end of every Google search. He has yet to tell me can’t remember what exactly he typed to find this wonderful man, but does it matter? I am just happy he landed in my inbox, so that I might share him with the world.

And, as it turns out, this shining Adonis is not just a pretty face, but a master copywriter as well. In the “condition” section, he writes:

“Like a royal, golden garden, but under the moonlight, the serious moonlight. Don’t mess this up!”

I am smitten. More »