Tell us about yourself.
My name is Ryia, and I am from Moreno Valley, California.
What is your biggest dream?
My biggest dream is to travel around the world and also to work in the veterinary field.
What does it mean to be your own kind of beautiful?
I believe that being your own kind of beautiful simply means being yourself and doing what makes you happy.
What is your dream brand to model for?
I would want to work with any big fashion company such as Victoria's Secret, Nike, etc.
How would you describe your fashion style?
My fashion style is unique but semi-casual depending on the day.
How important is self awareness and confidence to you in your everyday life?
I feel that having self-awareness and confidence makes you feel good about yourself and also makes you look good.
What makes you beautiful?
The way you present yourself, your heart, your kindness towards others is what makes a person an I think personally what makes me beautiful.
What would you say to another girl your age who is struggling with their confidence?
Go for whatever you feel makes you happy and don't let someone stop your confidence. You only live once.