At the end of 2010, freelance work for then-makeup-artist Nikki Night had dried up, and she couldn't pay her rent. "I had no idea what she was talking about," Night recalls to us. I could dress up and act crazy, and all of a sudden, I was able to pay my rent." Night now works out of the office of cam-show website CAM4 (NSFW) as its performer coach, a role she took on late last year after three years of working as a cam performer herself. "It’s quite humbling, empowering, to be comfortable with your body and know it’s not about being the thinnest, hottest, tannest, [having the] biggest boobs...You realize that people love Now, Night hosts three coaching sessions per week and mentors CAM4 performers one-on-one, advising them on everything from body confidence to flattering lighting to the importance of maintaining a healthy offline life.
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