Looks aren't everything. Believe me, I'm a model. | Cameron Russell

  • Published: 16 January 2013
  • Cameron Russell admits she won "a genetic lottery": she's tall, pretty and an underwear model. But don't judge her by her looks. In this fearless talk, she takes a wry look at the industry that had her looking highly seductive at barely 16-years-old.

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  • Ayesha Alam
    Ayesha Alam  1 hours back

    She's very intelligent person to figure this out ....
    That really is your personality inside that is true you ....
    Not the outer features .

    • Paco Hantos
      Paco Hantos  2 hours back

      What is more beautiful? An apple or a redroot? Bananas or carrots? Cats or dogs, rats or mice, Nightingale or Raven?

      Who cares in aworld full of emptyness, where the heart cant work, like IT would and should, when WE all have forgotten that WE are only MEATER? After US all the sinthflood!

      In a world where only one person works under an other, you never can't be free!

      • Debpiyas Pal
        Debpiyas Pal  3 hours back

        Lmao she is beautiful af tbh

        • Sovereign Queen
          Sovereign Queen  4 hours back

          I hate the title. It coloured her speech before she even spoke. I was ready to hate on her until I actually listened to her.

          • Oktay Dilir
            Oktay Dilir  5 hours back

            yea yea.. nice acting of telling just a little of what you feel bad about.. and what about the c*** you s***d to become a model and to keep your position? i mean since you are so honest;))..
            another retired model looking for attention..

            • Togenicha Yavok
              Togenicha Yavok  5 hours back

              This is a captatio benevolentiae. She is just to ingratiate herself with the audience. She is trying too hard to sound funny and intelligent, but this is stupid. For a woman, looks are everything. See what a huge difference there is between ugly women and beautiful ones (even though I have to admit a lot of ugly women in the US think they are hot).

              • kashish saukariya
                kashish saukariya  6 hours back

                Why does she sound like, she's trying to catch breath.

                • Remi Longsplice
                  Remi Longsplice  6 hours back

                  I get it. White people are bad. Money is bad. Usually said by white people with money.

                  • María Emilia Negrón
                    María Emilia Negrón  6 hours back

                    God bless you and thank you for sharing your story very inspirational

                    • Elena Arman-Tang
                      Elena Arman-Tang  6 hours back

                      This was such an honest, intelligent and deep conversation! I admire this woman 👏👏👏

                      • Charlotte Herold
                        Charlotte Herold  6 hours back

                        When I went through puberty as a female I found out I was pretty and I got attention for that, but I also had to trade in my personality and intelligence for that attention. It is a tough bargain that society offers "pretty" women and when you are 12 it feels like there is only one direction to take. Thanks for your talk!

                        • Rising Phoenix
                          Rising Phoenix  7 hours back

                          white guilt at its best.

                          • DerChrist
                            DerChrist  7 hours back

                            What is this talking good for????

                            • Shane Bleu
                              Shane Bleu  8 hours back


                              • Muhammad Ali Imran
                                Muhammad Ali Imran  8 hours back

                                Came here in search of wisdom, left with some wisdom and a hard on

                                • ek is ń
                                  ek is ń  9 hours back

                                  looks are everything , believe me i’m ugly

                                  • Jumoke Lafenwa
                                    Jumoke Lafenwa  9 hours back

                                    Thanks for this

                                    • Jerry
                                      Jerry  11 hours back

                                      One true fact to summarize is simply that everyone is superficial, and since we cannot see people on the inside we treat people as we see them, without knowing what is on the inside... Should I be sorry for NOT being born black? No, it was not my choice how God made me. It would be improper to apologize for something that I had no say or control in, secondly every person has benefits that comes with their cultural background, there is only one race and it is called the human race. Get over feeling sorry for yourself, stop fueling division between people by being critical over how they look like and start helping those less fortunate than yourself, change comes from within.

                                      • Dadlord
                                        Dadlord  11 hours back

                                        I never really bother about models. Just some random job to me. I guess I am just outsider. Looks like a nice way to get some fast money, maybe.

                                        • ShoelessMcFly
                                          ShoelessMcFly  11 hours back

                                          Am I the only one who finds her unattractive? Hello?

                                          • İrem Su
                                            İrem Su  12 hours back

                                            Türkçe yorum arayanlar kimler bi görelim 😂

                                            • white lives matter white guilt

                                              What was the point of this whole speech? Made zero points

                                              • get out of my car now
                                                get out of my car now  14 hours back

                                                ofc the model says this

                                                • Alpha Romeo
                                                  Alpha Romeo  15 hours back

                                                  The very reason people listened to you because you are beautiful, never mind if you had anything interesting to say.

                                                  • Sergeant Danelarton
                                                    Sergeant Danelarton  16 hours back

                                                    I want to be a ninja dinosaur

                                                    • Zhenyu Liu
                                                      Zhenyu Liu  16 hours back

                                                      Of course, nothing is everything

                                                      • L
                                                        L  16 hours back

                                                        I’m happy with my white privilege, bimbo!

                                                        • Literature Lovers
                                                          Literature Lovers  17 hours back

                                                          Rich people : Money doesn't matter
                                                          Beautiful people : Looks doesn't matter
                                                          Me : Everything matters for me

                                                          • Snazzle
                                                            Snazzle  18 hours back

                                                            Why does she look like Anne Hathaway in her younger photos

                                                            • CLASSICALFAN100
                                                              CLASSICALFAN100  18 hours back

                                                              **LIES, LIES, IT'S ALL LIES!!**
                                                              To any woman, looks are 100% of everything. The Sisterhood has its beady little eyes on women from the cradle onward, and keeps its members in line *VERY EFFECTIVELY*. Women "have to" date only guys that are 6 feet tall or taller...**OR ELSE**!! No fooling, guys...

                                                              • baby v
                                                                baby v  19 hours back

                                                                easy for a model to say......... you have money as well. you have nothing to say

                                                                • Beumadine Sweevy
                                                                  Beumadine Sweevy  19 hours back

                                                                  Transexuals should stop LIVING a LIE. If it wasn't humiliatingly sick, it wouldn't be hidden behind lipstick for a hundred years!! DUH.
                                                                  It's sad. Freaking sad.
                                                                  Imitating the transexual central Banksters, as necessary, to be Game, Riches + privilege.
                                                                  CRAP LIES. LIES. LIES

                                                                  • Marz Barz
                                                                    Marz Barz  19 hours back

                                                                    She says 'looks aren't everything' but, that the thing, they are. That's all anyone cares about these days. And if you're not pretty, you get judged more harshly. This is the world we live in. This horrible judgemental world. Some people just refuse to admit that they judge people by the way they look.

                                                                    • Kizito William
                                                                      Kizito William  20 hours back

                                                                      You are still privileged but life will continue to go on with or without you, whether you’re insecure or not, happy or sad, rich or poor etc. In the end it’s all down to the choices we make in life. One can be ugly but rich, or handsome but poor. But both or these people will have some privilege in one way or another. All that matters is how we choose to look at or judge our surroundings.

                                                                      • lauren kane
                                                                        lauren kane  21 hours back

                                                                        Sure everyone's a model these days, common, get some brains

                                                                        • Stefania Smanio
                                                                          Stefania Smanio  22 hours back

                                                                          Welll... I would like to make an exchange for sure...

                                                                          • Mortgage Financing
                                                                            Mortgage Financing  23 hours back

                                                                            Nice sales job

                                                                            • Nutella mit Butter
                                                                              Nutella mit Butter  23 hours back

                                                                              Her smartnis and humor makes her even more beautiful.

                                                                              • selin pekcan
                                                                                selin pekcan  23 hours back


                                                                                • Amit Ezuthachan
                                                                                  Amit Ezuthachan  24 hours back

                                                                                  Looks matters it's a fact

                                                                                  • lolalina star
                                                                                    lolalina star  1 days back

                                                                                    just stop.

                                                                                    • BrownSkinGirlTEXAS
                                                                                      BrownSkinGirlTEXAS  1 days back

                                                                                      White skin is no longer the definition of beauty! This woman is very beautiful but there's plenty of Black, Asian, Latina women who are just as beautiful! Maybe this is an old video because the standard has long changed!

                                                                                      • kam
                                                                                        kam  1 days back

                                                                                        Looks are not everything but a basic need to be a model tho lol

                                                                                        • Declan O'Cuidighthigh
                                                                                          Declan O'Cuidighthigh  1 days back

                                                                                          You can be the most attractive person in the world and still have issues with self esteem. Just like you can feel poor on a six figure salary when there are people, even in developed western nations surviving on one fifth of that. Our frames of reference towards ourselves are always clouded by bias to our own experiences.

                                                                                          • Saba Jehan
                                                                                            Saba Jehan  1 days back

                                                                                            Life for pretty girls is always easier, may not be fulfilling, but easier

                                                                                            • Elisha
                                                                                              Elisha  15 hours back

                                                                                              Life for women in islamic states has always been terrible. Plenty of pretty ones are victims of acid attacks, beatings, abductions, forced marriages and "honor" killings. All are to blame for being raped according to islamic law. Life is easier when one acknowledges that the historical evidence for the crucifixion of the Lord Jesus Christ is without question, meaning that one can discard the misogynistic, repressive hijab/niqab/burka and worship the true God of the Bible without fear.

                                                                                            • Gaming With Godkiller
                                                                                              Gaming With Godkiller  1 days back

                                                                                              Yup You are right

                                                                                          • ふふ ふふ
                                                                                            ふふ ふふ  1 days back

                                                                                            I think she encourages the girls who have complex around the road and tries to eliminate prejudice.

                                                                                            • zaki khan
                                                                                              zaki khan  1 days back

                                                                                              Is she a model for the people on hunger strike ?

                                                                                              • Guy Paul Hadad
                                                                                                Guy Paul Hadad  1 days back

                                                                                                Even the mightiest men have weakness; Even the prettiest women have doubts.