Getting to know Danny G

Tell us about your journey up to now? I’m a small town girl who started my dream, of becoming a model, two years ago when I got scouted by the photographer, Fanie Nel . I fell in love with the industry because of how it changed me into a mature independent women . It also taught me how to take care of myself by being healthy , taking care of my skin hair etc.. I started studying Bcom management this year so that I can broaden my horizon and give me the business skills that I need for the future. I want to thank GNC and World Swimsuit for giving me this privilege and opportunity to further my dream.

Who is the first person you called when you found out that you’re a finalist? My mommy!!!

What is your Signature physical feature? My eyes because they are cat shaped and they change colour meeeow 

Give us your Words to live by: Happiness comes from within.

You’re in great shape; tell us a bit about your exercise regime: I like to exercise at home where I can put the music as loud as I can and eating healthy. I also follow Kayla itsines program at this moment . 

What are Beauty essentials for you? For my hair I use Moroccan oil as a treatment . For my skin I use Annique skincare products and for my body I’m totally in love with this new product in Cape Town called Scruff . It’s a body scrub made of real coffee grains .

 What is your skincare secret? Always moisturize your face and drink lots of water .

If you had to pick one feature to make-up… Eyes or lips: Eyes because it’s the first contact you make with people .

Air-dry or blowout: Air-dry with a bit of saltwater.

What is the best advice you ever got from your mom: To always stay humble at remember your roots.

Best advice from the pros: “If you believe in yourself and feel confident in yourself then you can do anything” –Karlie Kloss

What do you consider a necessary splurge? Beautiful underwear.

Drugstore favourite: Dischem.

Fragrance of choice: Ellie Saab.

Who is your icon? Gisele Bundchen

Where has been your favourite location to shoot? On the beach.

What is your favourite city to visit? Cape Town for sure!

Name one thing on your bucket list… To go too a Rio festival ( The costumes, the makeup ,everything)

Who is your favourite photographer to work with? Jacques Weyers!

Do you like to cook? What is your favourite dish? I would love too cook but usually there is no time. I love seafood .

A bit of a naughty question… Do you have a beau? If yes how did you meet? What attracted you to him? Yes I do . We met on a track field in school grade 10 and has been dating ever since. The thing that attracted me was he’s manners and he has respect for people around him .

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