If you’ve ever dreamed of being featured in a magazine and getting professional photoshoot done, you’re in luck! Every year, Barbizon hosts a contest and the winner receives an amazing vacay, a professional style session, and an editorial shoot with a celebrity photography that appears in Girls’ Life Magazine.

Madison Santon is the Barbizon X Girls’ Life Model Contest winner for 2023! Madison is confident, passionate, and always gives 100% whether she is playing in a soccer match or working the runway. Keep learning to read our exclusive interview with Madison!

What’s the last book you read?

The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes

What do you love about modeling?

I love that it forces me to be comfortable in uncomfortable situations. It is also a great way to express myself.

Where do you like to shop?

Pacsun, American Eagle and Abercrombie are some of my favorite stores to shop at. I also like athletic wear, so Gymshark and Nike are also some of my go-tos.

Where is your favorite place you have ever visited?

Panama city beach is one of my favorite places to visit. I love anywhere with a beach.

Who is your celeb crush? 

Theo James and Tom Blyth are my top two celeb crushes.

Which living person do you admire most? 

I admire my Mom the most. She is the most incredible woman I have ever met.

What is your favorite single item to shop for?

I love shoes. I have way too many shoes.

Where do you shop most?

The place I shop the most is Pacsun.

How would you describe your style?

I have a very simple style. I like to keep it clean, so I usually go for a sweater or plain shirt and jeans.

What is your favorite accessory?

I like anything to do with jewelry. Earrings and necklaces are probably my favorite.

Do you have any hidden talents?

I taught myself how to play some piano.

What 3 words would your friends use to describe you?

Thoughtful, Problem Solver, and Kind.

What is your biggest dream?

My biggest dream is to be a model and actress. I have also wanted to do these things since I was little, but I used to be very shy.

Where do you want to be in 10 years?

I see myself in 10 years being a successful real estate agent.

What 3 cities would you most like to visit?

I would like to visit LA, New York, and Paris the most.

What is your favorite food?

Any type of pasta.

What food do you find most disgusting?

I do not like brussel sprouts.

If you had to wear one pair of shoes in your closet forever, what pair would you choose?

I would probably choose my OnClouds. They are very comfortable and
practical. They also go with almost everything.

What 3 beauty products can you not live without?

Face wash, Deodorant, and Mascara are all essentials for me.

Who is your favorite designer?

It would have to be a tie between Christian Dior and Thom Brown.

Who inspires you in modeling?

Gigi Hadid inspires me in modeling. She is a tall blonde and she is so confident in what she does.

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