Tyra Banks Covers Cosmopolitan Magazine South Africa December 2012

Tyra Banks is the cover girl for the December issue of Cosmopolitan South Africa magazine.

The 38-year-old model, who is reportedly working on a ‘Life-Size’ sequel, opened up about things like the modeling business to societal pressures.  check out some highlights below:

On societal pressures for body image: “Loving yourself is paramount, no matter what shape, size or color you are. I call it being flawsome: you + your flaws + awesome = flawsome.”

On starting out in the modeling business: “Don’t chase the money, chase the passion.”

Photos:  Udo Spreitzenbarth for Cosmo SA