Ugly back does not prevent the girl to become a model
The girl, who was born with curvature of the spine, spent years trying to become a model, until finally he realized that the appearance is only a shell.
24-year-old Aisha Jones since childhood suffered from scoliosis. Even when doctors told her she would be without the operation "a beautiful girl with an ugly back." However, Aisha from Birmingham decided to prove that they were wrong. Through hard work she became a successful model without undergoing risky surgery on his back.
But still, when a designer sternly forced her to leave the photo shoot because it considered it unsightly back, Jones still threw her modeling career and decided to become an artist.
The girl realized that dwell on the exterior - it is wrong. Now the artist through the art wants to show people suffering from scoliosis, that have a curved back - this is normal.
"In retrospect, I realize that my desire to become a model was a way to prove to myself that I was - beautiful. I did not want doctors remarks came true - said Aisha. - I worked, giving all of myself to become a model, and strive in that at all costs to prove that in spite of my back, I was as pretty as everyone else. "
, however, recognized the girl, eventually she realized that her body is just a shell, and what is hidden beneath it - is much more important. "I want to inspire other young women to do something meaningful. I do not want to just look attractive, "- said the former model.
Scoliosis girl was diagnosed at age 13, when, during a holiday in the West Indies, her mother noticed that the right paddle daughter seems larger than the left. Later, the diagnosis was confirmed in the UK. Then doctors said that the girl needs some "fusion" - the operation, during which the patient is inserted in the back of a metal rod.
"When I was diagnosed, doctors insisted that I needed to merge joints of the spine, but I decided that this difficult and dangerous operation - is superfluous. In addition, I did not feel pain or other diskomforma, so that my scoliosis was only a cosmetic defect, "- says Aisha.
refused surgery, she decided to go the other way and took special gymnastics. In 2003, she went to the annual garment exhibition in Birmingham, where it drew the attention of scouts from modeling agency. After that, I start to pick up Aisha posture, which would allow to hide pictures on the curvature of the spine.
Subsequently, she has participated in numerous photo shoots, appeared in the video of the popular artist in Britain, and even advertised swimsuits.