Rachel Peru: the model of a confident woman

Photo: Steve Cickram @brussels_street_studio; make-up: Rachel O’Dell @rattyred; stylist: Trudy Fielding @trudybeautylist

As she celebrates her birthday, Rachel Peru has good reason to look forward to the future.

Aged 49 – today – this former nursery teacher has carved out a new career as a successful model, appearing alongside the likes of Ashley Graham and Davina McCall.

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Another year older & the countdown to being 50 next yr begins! #49today #birthdaygirl #midlifewomen #greyhairdontcare #justgettingstarted #embracinglife 📸 @lauracarlyadams Dress @ASOS Boots @SimplyBeUK #silver #classic #curvemodel @BridgeModels pic.twitter.com/cEoCaI5F9u

— Rachel Peru (@rachel_peru) May 20, 2019