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Transgender people have always been discriminated, ridiculed and forcefully barred from leading a normal life. However, with the advancement of education, the human perspective and their way of looking at things have changed. Our society has learned to admire the diversities of human lives and gradually we have been able to welcome, introduce and embrace the people who were once subjected to insult and mockery.
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While the fashion industry still has long strides to make in terms of inclusivity and equality, recent years have seen the kind of progress that trans people once only dreamed of. The decade since has seen a number of milestones for trans people in fashion: Major agencies like Next, IMG, and HEROES have grown their trans rosters by degrees, and in recent years, a number of major industry players, from Vogue to Marc Jacobshave made history by including trans people in major public-facing covers and campaigns. A fierce advocate in the trans community with beginnings in the Chicago ballroom scene, Leyna Bloom moved to New York in her late teens to dive into the world of modeling. Recently, she led a viral social media campaign to become the first trans woman of color to walk for Victoria's Secret.
Transgender men and women are coming into their own. No longer are they staying in the shadows. Now, they're out and expressing their true selves with pride.
See also: 7 things to know when speaking about transgender people. Here are 10 other transgender models who are also making their marks and redefining the boundaries of beauty. Nef recently made waves when major modeling agency IMG announced it had signed her to its roster.
These transgender models are inspirations for fashion designers and fans alike. And their talents aren't limited to the runway. Some notable trans models also act in films, while other popular transgender models moonlight as musicians.
It's beautiful to be a transgender and these models are proof! E arlier this week we told you the story of how Rudrani Chettri is all set to launch India's first transgender modelling agency. While we laud the year-old for her courageous move, let's take a look at these 10 transgender models who are making waves abroad. She is a mainstay on the ramp -— a supermodel, she has modelled both men's and women's wear.
By Erica Tempesta For Dailymail. Transgender youTube star Gigi Gorgeous has revealed that she backed out of sexual reassignment surgery at the last minute because she didn't feel like she was ready to have such an 'intense and invasive' procedure. In her latest YouTube video, the year-old opened up about her decision to postpone the procedure until the timing was right, explaining that she had traveled all the way to Thailand and consulted with a surgeon before deciding against it.
The news makes the Brazilian model the first in history to model for the lingerie brand. Sampaio, who was also the first trans model to ever grace the cover of an issue of Vogue, took to Instagram to share a behind-the-scenes look at her photoshoot for VS Pink, a subbrand of the lingerie company. This make me so happy! In the past, trans models such as Carmen Carrera and Leyna Bloom expressed interest in walking the runway for the brand.