It’s #MaleModelMonday and what better way to spend it than drooling over our newest BodyAware model: Joel. Joel is a working model who travels back and forth between Phoenix and the Los Angeles area. After a long day of shooting last month, I caught up with Joel to get the skinny on his modeling aspirations and his guilty pleasures.
Height: 6 feet
Eyes: green Shoe size: 13
Zodiac sign: Taurus
Nationality: American with German and Scandinavian ancestry
Favorite color: Crimson red
Favorite food: Indian curry
Woman crush: Mila Jovovich
Man crush: Vin Diesel
Guilty pleasure: I like to jam out to Taylor Swift and Katy Perry
Turn on: I really enjoy watching others climax, man or woman.
Best feature: My ass.
Favorite TV show: Game of Thrones
Favorite music genre: House music
Favorite motto: My back tattoo says “Life Sucks, So Be Happy.”
How long have you been modeling?
What was your first modeling gig?
A portfolio shoot with an amateur photographer.
What is your favorite type of modeling?
What’s the craziest photo shoot concept you’ve done?
Being covered with ash and grease to achieve a gritty and sweaty grunge look.
Your dream modeling gig?
An editorial spread in a fitness magazine like Men’s Health.
Why do you model?
It’s easy money, plus I’m kind of lazy, haha.
Do you think there is a stigma against men wearing “skimpy” underwear?
I think people are quick to question someone’s sexuality just because they wear skimpy underwear which is unfortunate. Everyone should be able to wear whatever they want - gay, straight or otherwise.
Who in the modeling industry inspires you?
The late Greg Plitt. I am envious of his physique.
How do you prepare for a photo shoot?
I cut out sodium, eat light and do lots of cardio.
Do you manscape?
I trim the pubes.
How many times a week do you workout and what’s your favorite routine?
3-5 times a week. Leg day.
What is your favorite style of underwear?
What do you like about BodyAware?
I like the unique styles and wide arrange of fun items you have to offer. There’s something for every type of man.
What is your favorite BodyAware product?
The Spark Plug by Oxballs
What would be your perfect date night?
The perfect date night for me is making dinner at home, a bottle of wine, a movie - and then some hot, steamy sex!
If you were stranded on a deserted island, who would you be stranded with and with what three items?
Noomi Rapace, a sharp knife, magnesium fire starter and a bottle of lube.
Your most embarrassing moment?
Having an erection in high school class and not being able to hide it.
Where can we see you next?
I have a couple of videos coming out in the next few months. (wink, wink)