Models models leave the runway after a Paris fasion week show by Irish designer Sharon Wauchob.Benoit Tessier / Reuters

A top Irish modeling agent has claimed that models are “destroying themselves” in attempts to get ahead in the business.

Derek Daniels, the owner of Assets Model Agency in Dublin has said that breast implants are very common and that many Irish models are opting for Botox.

“A couple of them look like their faces are about to explode if their lips get any bigger, it’s hideous,” he told the Irish Independent.

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“The girls are silly getting this stuff put in their bodies when they’re so young. Boob jobs – well they are as common now as brushing your teeth.”

Assets is one of Ireland’s top modeling agencies which represented successful Irish beauties such as former Miss Workd Rozanna Davidson, in the past.

Just last month three of its top models announced their departure as they headed for a rival agency launched by former model Andrea Roche.