Model Adut Akech is only 18 years old and just finished high school last year, yet her beauty is way beyond her years. Akech made her debut in September 2016, walking for Saint Laurent, but the model didn’t always have it easy. She was born during the war in South Sudan and spent her childhood in the Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya before going to Australia when she was seven. She identifies a lot with the Australian culture, and you can even peep a little accent!
As the beauty industry diversifies itself more and more, it’s heart-warming to see young models like Adut Akech make it to the runways. Her story is a powerful one, and she deserves to be acclaimed for her hard work and perseverance. Watch her beauty routine below, to see how not only her soul radiates, but how her skin glows. With this short 5-minute beauty routine, Akech lets you know what to do and what not to do when it comes to taking care of your skin. We can’t wait to see more of her beautiful self!