It is common knowledge that many of the current it-girls and actresses began her career with the modeling. This is the path taken for Alexa Chung. Spotted at fourteen by a headhunter, the young Briton was then chained contracts and photo shoots before becoming the TV host, the muse and the Beast acclaimed style we know today. However, while Jennifer Lawrence, supermodel at times, seems to have kept very good memories of her sixteen years experience, this  doesn’t seems to be for Alexa Chung. Naive teenager, the young woman in the Times today reveals the trauma inflicted during this period that is over, unfortunately for other is a new.

Alexa Chung, © Chanel via Twitter

Alexa Chung, © Chanel via Twitter

Minor, perhaps unaware of their rights, the UK has actually tried to side repeatedly for a very dark side of modeling. However, compared to the “men of fear,” especially wicked, Alexa Chung says she always retain these abuses drifts to her parents, embarrassed by the practices she did not know they were “bad”.

I never really asked my mother or my father advice during this period and in fact I did not want them to say too much about the reality of what happened when I took the train to London and the ‘I was asked to do certain things.

Forced to undress in the room of the photographers responsible for designs or excessively unhealthy, young-girl model today recognized internationally she holds many memories of that time and frozen forever in her mind. A mental block Alexa Chung to exceed gradually vibrant testimony highlights once again the catastrophic working conditions underage models and urgency of further questioning and investigation. Hopefully the Model Alliance initiative materialize quickly, it’s time.