A Model Life show exposes ugly underbelly of modelling industry

“It”s not beautiful at all”: A Model Life show exposes ugly underbelly of modelling industry

Busty: Mary Clarke measures an aspiring model. She scours malls, concerts and restaurants looking for the next top model

Busty: Mary Clarke measures an aspiring model. She scours malls, concerts and restaurants looking for the next top model

Eye for success: Mother Model Management sees girl plucked from obscurity by the Clarkes. They can earn 10 per cent of a model

 

Breathe in: The models are put on strict exercise and diet regimes by the Clarkes before heading to the big smoke where they live in tiny model apartments

Breathe in: The models are put on strict exercise and diet regimes by the Clarkes before heading to the big smoke where they live in tiny model apartments

Push it: The models work hard but often struggle to eat. The show suggests that nightclub promoters may take advantage of the youngsters

Push it: The models work hard but often struggle to eat. The show suggests that nightclub promoters may take advantage of the youngsters

Score: Ashton Kushter was discovered by the Clarkes in 1997

Score: Ashton Kushter was discovered by the Clarkes in 1997

Too young Kylie Jenner, 14, modelled in the Abbey Dawn show on Monday. Her inclusion in the show has drawn attention to under age models - many of whom struggle when arriving in the big city

Too young Kylie Jenner, 14, modelled in the Abbey Dawn show on Monday. Her inclusion in the show has drawn attention to under age models – many of whom struggle when arriving in the big city

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