Zyoness an American –Trinidadian model from Brooklyn New York has always been in front of the camera from the age of 9 when she entered her first modeling competition. Being plus size has always been an issue for her growing up. That’ s when Zyoness first got into fashion –daring to be plus size and different. Zyoness wanted to be a model to empower other women to embrace their body and love themselves. Her favorite quote, “ Let your curves define you, but not limit you”has been the foundation to this beauty’ s plus size modeling career.
In 2011, the 5’ 8 model decided to join the ranks of Natalie Laughlin, Tara Lynn, Candice Huffin, Lauren Veluvolu, just to name a few. And if 2014 is any indication she’ s on her way! In 2014, Zyoness added the following events to her portfolio modeling for Beach Bling, Full Figured Fashion Week, Taste of the Runway Atlanta, Atlanta Celeb Fest Fashion Show and the list goes on. Zyoness was also featured in Curvy Connect Magazine August 2014 premier edition. 2014 also found the plus size diva the joy of being a live model in a stage play for Plus Positive Summit.
She is not just a model, Zyoness has ventured into Hosting and Acting. Zyoness embodies the meaning of Zyoness, stemming from the word Zion, which is to empower oneself and others. As her career continues to rise, Zyoness takes the time out to empower women and mentor youths.