Transgender Mannequin Teddy Quinlivan Is the Face of Chanel Magnificence
Again in 2017, runway favourite Teddy Quinlivan got here out as transgender despite the fact that it would imply dropping a couple of followers and types within the course of. Minimize to 2019 and we’re pleased to report that Teddy retains breaking down limitations. Her newest triumph? Changing into the primary overtly trans particular person to signify Chanel in an promoting marketing campaign.
“After I got here out I knew I’d cease working with some manufacturers, I assumed I’d by no means work with the long-lasting home of Chanel ever once more,” the mannequin posted on Instagram.
The information is particularly thrilling since we just lately reported that transgender and non-binary illustration in advertisements fell to its lowest level in three years. Within the simply launched advertisements, Teddy touts every thing from lipsticks to bronzer for Chanel Magnificence in grand vogue. We solely hope she follows this main coup up with extra campaigns and runway appearances for Spring 2020.
Take a look at the video above to see how Teddy will get that perfect-for-summer bronzed glow.