If you are highly charged for all things fashion and maybe seem to anticipate the newest styles and trends before they actually happen, then being an image consultant may just be the perfect job for you. The fashion industry can be an extremely difficult place to become involved in and having a door slammed in your face several times before so much as an interview is enough to put people off for good and push them into working in a job that they do not want to do. Unfortunately this is the case for a lot of people out there and until they find the opportunity comes to them they will not do anything about it themselves. The fact of the matter is that a job will never really come looking for you and only you can find the job that you really want to do long term. Whilst many people believe that it is almost impossible to get a job in the fashion industry, being an image consultant can be much easier than you think and can eventually lead to a very good career or even working as a freelancer and earning your own money being a self employed image consultant. There are more and more stores nowadays that are hiring image consultants to work with their customers in an effort to provide the most outstanding quality service that they can. The larger stores out there that are advertising vacancies for an image consultant or a personal stylist or shopper are most likely the best ones to try. Many people use their positions in these jobs to create a list of clients that they can then take on when they are working freelance as an image consultant. The main reason a lot of people hire an image consultant is to completely change their image and look. Many people nowadays need help to keep in touch with all of the latest fads and fashions as they seem to go in and out so quickly now and an image consultant can really help with this. Changing your look can be for many reasons, such as going back to work after a long period away having a child etc. or even simply wanting a change. Whatever the reason, a personal stylist or image consultant can help you to achieve whatever it is you are looking to achieve in the long term future.