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Life of a Model: On Set With Meredith

A lot of jobs our models get booked for are commercial. This means that the models are used to promote things like tourism or local businesses. After being signed to IZON for just a few years, Meredith is one of our busiest models. We thought you might like to see what commercial modeling was like, […]

How To Become an Actor: Getting Into Acting vs. Staying With Acting

    Dan:I want to be an actor. James: Ok. Go act! Dan: Yeah, but I want to be paid to act. I want to do movies and television shows. James: Don’t we all? You share the same want that every other actor in the world has. Except, the only difference, is that they’ve gone […]

The Model’s Bag

Every model should have on-hand and ready at all times…a model’s bag. In your bag are necessities to insure a successful shoot. Listed below are suggested items to include in your bag. (You don’t need to bring a suitcase full of every item on this list) GIRLS: Shoes: Dressy heels – black and neutral (taupe, […]

IZON Photo Submission Guide

As you can imagine, IZON receives a large number of submissions per day. Since we only take submissions online and not in person, the pictures you send us are all we have to judge you on. This is why it is crucial to make sure that the pictures you send us accurately represent you. Here […]

5 Sites to Make College Life Easier…and Cheaper!

As another college year begins and we find many of our models and actors heading back to school, we thought we’d throw out a few tips that could be helpful. Some of you may be heading off to begin your first year in college while others may be returning as upper classman. We know you […]

10 Tips for College Freshmen

It’s that time of year again. Say goodbye to sleeping in and lazy days and get ready to go back to school for another year. For some of you, this may be your very first year in college. We here at IZON have kids going off to college—some of our own kids and some of […]

10 Ways To Beat Summer Boredom

Ah, summer time. That wonderful three-month period where it’s all about fun, sun and staying up late. If you’re a student, you finally get a break from school and you can relax for a few months before fall. However, there does come a time when just sitting around the house and binge watching Netflix can […]

DIY Hair Lightening

Summer is in full swing and many people are looking for ways to change up their look. One common look for summer time is lighter hair. However, buying a good lightening kit or going to the salon can get expensive. But what if there was a way you could use some random ingredients from your […]

How To Become a Model: Open Calls

Another part of trying to become a model is going to Open Calls. An Open Call is when an agency opens its doors to the public and allows anyone interested in modeling to come and potentially be signed by the agency. Below is a list of helpful tips for attending an open call. 

Red, White & Blue Fashion Tips!

Going to a 4th of July BBQ this weekend? Learn how to show your patriotism and still look cute and fashionable! Cosmopolitan.com gave a few tips on how to look sophisticated in your three favorite colors!