Former supermodel and actress Mary Ma tells China Daily her looks held back her progress when she started Maryma Haute Couture. As an ex-rower on China’s national team, the fashion designer adds: “I had another problem not related to being a woman. I was a former athlete and people think sports people have no profound thoughts either.”
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