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My personality. I am often told I have a way of lighting up the room and making people happy: my look, my eyes, and my hair.
Saniya, what are your passion and aspiration in life? How did you start as a Young Model?
I have a passion for dance, acting, and modeling. I love being able to express my emotions through dance. I love capturing my expressions on camera. I love acting out different emotions.
Who is your inspiration in life Saniya? How do you stay inspired as a Young Model?
My biggest inspiration is my family. They keep me motivated and are always here to support me.
We all make mistakes Saniya; we wish we could take back. What was the mistake you made in the past that you wish you can take back?
Not bugging my parents enough to buy me a dog.
Saniya, How do you describe yourself in terms of working with clients?
I'm told I'm quiet but have a burst of positive energy. I always make people smile.
Please tell us Saniya, how do you prioritize work, social life, friends, and family?
I go to school all day then right after I'm in the dance studio all night. I get to hangout with my friends during school and dance with my besfriends during rehearsal. Sometimes we hangout on the weekends, if I'm not busy with my family. I love being around my family.
Saniya, please give us an example of a time when you were able to persuade someone to see things your way at work successfully.
I was able to get my so summer counselor to follow me on Instagram. I was too excited to tell her what I do.
Saniya, please tell us about your proudest professional accomplishment as a Young Model.
I am still working on modeling.
Saniya, please give us an example of a time you were able to be creative with your work. What was exciting or difficult about it?
I had the chance to style my makeup, hair, and wardrobe for a photo shoot. The photos came out good. People were shocked a 10 year styled the look.
What advice would you give to the people who want to be successful as a Young Model?
Always be your best self. Spread joy and love; it will come back to you.
Photographer: Even Ellisn @fashkidsomages Creative Director: Yasin @dapperafrika Photographer: Aashanique Wilson @_shrxxm_ Photographer director: @originally_shae1010