Lonneke Engel is a successful model, who started her career 17 years ago. From the beginning on, she has worked with the big names in the Fashion Industry. From her first fashion show ever for Chanel, to her multi-year contracts with Covergirl cosmetics & Ralph Lauren, to many other high-end campaigns, commercials and editorials. Recently you might have seen her in campaigns for Kate Spade, Bobbi Brown, Ralph Lauren, Elizabeth Arden & Avon.
In 2008, Lonneke graduated as a Certified Health Counselor, and she started consulting young models on ways they can incorporate a healthy lifestyle in their busy schedule. Lonneke also started a website and online magazine called Organice Your Life®, a place where she and her Top Model friends give a glimpse into the world of a model, and tips on how to live a healthy, happy & organized life.
Lonneke works with the “Circle of 5” from Organice Your Life®, 5 areas where she places all the Organice Your life® articles, and 5 areas that she focuses on when giving fun tips on how to improve them. The different areas are: Organice Your Home, Organice Your Agenda, Organice Yourself, Organice Your Relationships, Organice Your Good Heart. She will share more about this on YouBeauty.
Organice Your Life® also organizes fun events that have a charitable link to them as well.
Besides that, Lonneke is also the Ambassador of The Green Fashion Competition, an international competition organized by the Dutch Government and Amsterdam Fashion Week, looking for the next Designer of the Future, who not only makes beautiful fashion, but cares for the environment as well.
Lonneke’s biggest passion is to create win-win situations, and to inspire people to do good in their lives and to others. “ Do things you love every day. You are the only one that can change your life or the lives of the people around you.”
A life without stress, getting enough sleep, working out and eating healthy foods are the keys to a healthy life in her opinion. You will find her tips and ideas in her monthly YouBeauty column.