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Subscriber Account active since. Transgender people have had a long, complicated history in the modeling industry. In the '60s, April Ashley, for example, was a popular underwear model in Vogue , but when a British newspaper revealed she was a transgender woman, she never modeled in the country again. Today, the modeling industry is starting to be more open and accepting of the idea that beauty comes in all shapes and sizes — no matter the gender. Hunter Schafer's career began when she was 18 and was signed to Elite Model Management.

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Caroline Cossey - Wikipedia

Being outed as transgender was once enough to end a career in modelling, but some brands and magazines are now actively seeking to work with people who are openly and proudly trans. How did being transgender become viewed as not only acceptable but aspirational? The trans rights campaigner and writer was speaking at Fortune's Most Powerful Women conference, where she was announced as a brand ambassador for hair care brand Pantene. Lees, who grew up in the Nottinghamshire town of Hucknall, is the first transgender woman to be appointed by Pantene. April Ashley is thought to have been the first successful transgender model. Born George Jamieson in Liverpool in , she had gender reassignment surgery in at the age of 25, and her striking looks led her to grace the pages of Vogue magazine.

Exclusive: Andreja Pejic Is in Her Own Skin for the Very First Time

Earlier this year, Andreja underwent sex reassignment surgery SRS. Donning a white crop top and embellished Ports skirt, Pejic, who was born in Bosnia and Herzegovina but was raised in Melbourne hence her charming Aussie accent , looked as angelic as ever. It showed. Here, the six-foot-one stunner who, it should be noted, has cheekbones that could cut glass opens up to Style.
Caroline Cossey born 31 August is a British model. Following her appearance in the film, she was outed as transgender by British tabloid News of the World. In , she became the first trans woman to pose for Playboy. Cossey was born in Brooke, Norfolk.