Urias Martins da Silva (@uriasss
) is never more at home than when she’s strutting her stuff on the runway. “Fashion is my comfort zone,” says the Brazilian model and singer.
Urias, who is transgender, has impacted the LGBTQ community in Brazil and beyond. “Never doubt yourself,” says the 25-year-old, who has a strong message for anyone facing the same battles she has. “A lot of people are gonna make you feel down — don’t let them take your shine.”
With the launch of her first album coming later this year, Urias is ready to take 2020 by storm. “I got a lot to say,” she says. “I’m gonna take over the world this year.” 💅🏽💪🏽
This month, we’re looking to the future with #2020Vision
. Follow along as we share the stories of 20 people to watch in 2020 (and beyond). ⚡
Photo of @uriasss by @jeffsouzaphotography