professional fashion model

BEAUTY GAME CHANGERS - model: Khoudia Diop - photography: Miguel Reveriego - text: Jusine Harman - styling: Kate Sebbah - hair: Lacy Redway - makeup: Courtney Perkins - manicure: Gina Edwards - Glamour April 2017

Growing up in Senegal, Khoudia Diop was bullied for her darker skin tone. She was so ashamed that she used to try and wash her skin right off. She overcame her fears and embraced her uniqueness. Nowadays Diop is professional fashion model, inspiring young women worldwide.

“Diop, 20 model with The Colored Girl agency and face of Make UP For Ever’s #blendinstandout campaign.”

“It used to be difficult to find a foundation shade that matched my skin tone,” says Diop, who has tried everything out there. “ But these days there are finally so many more options for people of all complexions,” Her foundation one-and-only? Make Up For Ever’s Ultra HD in R540

  • Autumn Cashmere sweater. Man Jewelry hoop. Borgioni ear cuff. Closer by WWAKE earrings

This is the only way to wear a body-con dress to work: high neck, sleeves and below-the-knee length.

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