Check out our interview with popular and stunning model and influencer Trista Mikail.

Follow Trista @tristamikail

Hi Trista, please tell us a little about you?

I am from Boise, Idaho, I love to snowboard and wakeboard. I spend a lot of time with my family and friends. Family means everything to me. I have always been very spontaneous and love to go on adventures!

Describe yourself in 3 words?

Caring, fun and courteous

Name one your strengths?

One of my strength is I’m very outgoing and am good at making people feel comfortable around me.

Best advice ever given?

The best advice I have ever received is that time heals everything. My mom told me this when I was young and it has always helped me through life. It reminds me that I don’t always need to take things to serious because in time things will get better.

Who has been the biggest influence on your life?

My mother is the biggest influence in my life, I can always go to her about anything. I don’t know where I would be without her.

How and when did you start into modeling?

I always wanted to model, when I was young I was in pageants. Then when I turned 19 I moved to LA and started my modeling career.

What is fun and rewarding about modeling?

The best thing about modeling is definitely all the traveling to all the beautiful destinations for shoots!

The most important thing when you are shooting is?

The most important thing to me is to have fun and make it a positive day for everyone!

What’s your advice for the newer models?

My advice would be to always stay true to yourself and never lose sight of who you are.

Now you are a big influencer on Social Media, can you share some tips for keeping your account interesting?

I like to show a lot of photos from shoots but I also like to show my day to day life in my story so people can see what I am doing everyday!

What is your favorite healthy food?

I love strawberries!

And your favorite cheat food?

My favorite cheat food is anything chocolate!

What is your own definition of happiness?

My definition of happiness has a lot to do with self love and being comfortable in your own skin. Self love has brought me a lot of happiness by learning how to accept myself even in my darkest days.

What would be the dream holiday, and who would you go with?

I really want to go to the Maldives! I would like to go there one day with someone I love.

What music do you like?

A lot of people don’t think this when they see me but at heart I am a punk kid haha! I love under ground emo rap.

Idea of a perfect Sunday?

My idea of a perfect Sunday is going to brunch with some friends, shopping then come home and get on the bath!

Where we can follow you?

You can follow me @tristamikail