458: Modelling Your Confidence With Marilen Faustino- Montenegro
Marilen Faustino- Montenegro is an Interiors and product stylist, a digital content creator and a design and lifestyle blogger. She is also the founder of the lifestyle blog called Marilen Styles. creating space by carefully curating furniture and decor is what Marilen does best. She believes in making the home beautiful one step at a time because surrounding yourself with clean and pretty surroundings will help make your life better.
Marilen shares what she used to struggle with growing up and how modelling helped her boost her own confidence which has enabled her to be happy with who she is and have a thriving career in the process.
Marilen Faustino- Montenegro is an Interiors and product stylist, a digital content creator and a design and lifestyle blogger.
Marilen is of Filipina descent.
Favorite Self Confidence Quote
Plant your own garden and decorate your own soul instead of waiting for someone to give you flowers.
Definition of Self Confidence
Self confidence is being completely at peace for yourself and not letting external factors dictate your outlook in life.
Her Life Before the Discovery of Self Confidence
In high school, Marilen had no confidence. She experienced changes in body and she was self conscious. She has her thyroid cyst removed which left a noticeable scar on her neck which dampened her self esteem.
The “AHA” Moment
In college, modelling helped Marilen’s confidence especially being in front of a big crowd. Things fell into place and she started hanging around with a great group of people.
Her Life After the Discovery of Self Confidence
Life is great for Marilen. She is confident in herself despite of what others think of her.
The One Self Confidence Tip For the Listener
Build your own self confidence, don’t let people speak ill of you or let it get to you.
Formulate for yourself what you want in life.