The woman lost a leg in a car accident and became a party to the shooting in a swimsuit

Mototsiklistka of US lost his left leg in an accident and became a model for the popular photographer. This reports the Metro.

In 2016, the 26-year-old Taylor Self (Tahlor Self) was in a car accident in New Orleans. Because of this damage, doctors had to amputate her leg above the knee. “The knee was completely crushed, but the doctors could save the limb. However, no guarantee that someday I can walk, as before, was not. I realized that my quality of life would be better if the leg can take away” — said the victim.

After surgery, the woman had to spend several months in a wheelchair, and then to learn to use a prosthesis. Recovering after the operation, the American decided to participate in the fashion shoot. According to Self, appearing in photos in a swimsuit, she wanted to inspire other women with amputated limbs not to lose heart and to lead a normal lifestyle.

the author of the photo shoot Selfie became a famous photographer, Casey withers (Casey Withers), who specializiruetsya on advertising campaigns for sports brands. The character of the material to pose for him in a black one piece bathing suit with slits on the sides and chest. Her pictures were posted on the pages Users.

In may 2019 model with an amputated leg has become the face of the advertising campaign the Irish brand Primark. The 23-year-old Bernadette Hagens from Belfast have discovered a rare form of cancer in 2017. In October of 2018 her right leg had to be taken away. The girl learned to walk with the prosthesis and decided to try myself in model business.