Model Tegan Martin reveals she missed out on jobs as she wasn't curvy enough

'I missed out on jobs was because I wasn't curvy enough': Model Tegan Martin reveals she's learned to accept that she 'isn't everyone's cup of tea'

By Marta Jary For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 14:03 GMT, 1 March 2020 | Updated: 14:03 GMT, 1 March 2020

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Tegan Martin has revealed that she's been knocked back for jobs for having too lean a physique. 

Speaking to The Daily Telegraph on Sunday, the former Miss Universe Australia says at times she was 'not curvy enough' for certain clients. 

The 27-year-old says:  'I've even had experiences where the reason that I missed out on a job was because I wasn't curvy enough. 

Slim pickings: Model Tegan Martin (pictured) told The Daily Telegraph on Sunday that at times she was 'not curvy enough' for certain clients and missed out on jobs as a result

Slim pickings: Model Tegan Martin (pictured) told The Daily Telegraph on Sunday that at times she was 'not curvy enough' for certain clients and missed out on jobs as a result 

'But I love these moments because they teach you that you will never be everyone's cup of tea and that is okay,' she added. 

The model says there is now a body posivity movement in the once notoriously stick-thin industry. 

Tegan, who appears in the latest Bras N Things campaign, says:  'Throughout my career, I've definitely felt pressure to be a certain size. 

The 27-year-old says: 'I've even had experiences where the reason that I missed out on a job was because I wasn't curvy enough'

The 27-year-old says: 'I've even had

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