I’m so happy that you landed here to learn more about my special project. Please review the following details carefully for a basic overview of the project as well as guidelines for submission.


  • Who: Women of Color with distinct birthmarks/features/scars i.e strawberry marks, stork bites, abundant freckles or moles and vitiligo. Professional modeling experience is not required.

  • When: Must be available July 21, 2019 1pm - 4pm

  • Location: Must reside in or be able to travel to DC/Maryland.

  • Investment: Must be able to cover cost of professional MUA. The fee is $100

  • Value: You have an opportunity to change the narrative and re-define the concept of beauty.

    You will receive images for personal/professional use valued at $300+. You may have the opportunity to be featured in future publications.

Guidelines for Consideration

Submit a fresh faced image of yourself (highlighting your distinct feature) along with your name and age, to mshonell@mshonellphoto.com. Please include “Project June 30th” in the subject line. Thank you for taking the time to learn more. I can’t wait to meet you!