Dannah Gresh: Have you ever thought to yourself, Wouldn’t it be fun to get a job as a model?
Bethany Beal is the coauthor of Girl Defined. At one time in her life she thought modeling sounded pretty fun!
Bethany Beal: When I was younger, I really bought into a lot of culture’s version of beauty without even realizing it. I remember one time, my older sister Kristen and I actually collected one of our younger siblings, went on to the roof of our house and had them snap pictures of us.
We were just posing our best model poses. We had all the jewelry, all the makeup. We were just workin’ it. We thought we were so amazing! Then we got down, and we immediately uploaded our pictures to whatever social media sites we even had back then. We were just waiting for the “likes” and the comments …