Hailey Bieber appeared in Allure’s May issue to discuss her beauty brand, Rhode. Bieber said that she stepped back from runway modeling after an incident with a casting director. She said the remarks hurt her confidence, and she doesn’t want to be in a position to “feel small.”
Hailey Bieber shared what sparked her decision to step back from the runway.
Bieber spoke to Allure’s Darian Symoné Harvin and Zoey Grossman for its May issue about her beauty brand, Rhode. During her conversation, the 25-year-old recalled why she took a break from runway modeling.
“I had a really bad experience with a casting director who was very important,” Bieber told Allure. “He said something to my agent that just shook my confidence when it came to the runway.”
Bieber, the daughter of Stephen Baldwin and Kennya Baldwin, began runway modeling at 14 and made her debut in 2014 after signing with Ford Models.