Episode one began with 14 models ready to prove they have what it takes to come out on top. The girls moved into the Top Model House unaware that their water filled bedrooms were a clue to the first photoshoot they would have later that week. This would would start of with a bang featuring a double elimination week 1.
At the first Reward Challenge the models were pitted against each other in a Beauty Shot Face-Off. The winner would receive safety at the first panel. The Challenge would be split into three rounds.
|Round #||Type||# of girls eliminated||# of girls advancing|
|2||7 Model Rumble||4||3|
|1||Kylie -vs- Larkin||Larkin||Kylie|
|2||Brittany -vs- Angel||Brittany||Angel|
|3||Brooke -vs- Olivia||Olivia||Brooke|
|4||Ray -vs- Kazia||Kazia||Ray|
|5||Liza -vs- Amber||Liza||Amber|
|6||Augustine -vs- Paige||Augustine||Paige|
|7||Bella -vs- Valerie||Bella||Valerie|
Kazia came out victorious and received safety at the upcoming panel.
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For their first photoshoot the girls would be channeling their inner Goddess. The top seven from the previous reward challenge were assigned as Water Goddesses while the other seven were turned into Fire Goddesses in attempt to spark their fire. At Panel Liza delivered a strong shot that received praise for her stellar posing, making her the first pose queen of the series. Ray's photo spark controversy for it's lack of actual fire. The judges fell in love with Larkin's stunning photo earning her a first call out and best photo.
Valerie, Kylie, and Angel found themselves in the bottom 3 and at risk of becoming victims of the first double elimination of the series. Angel was cut loose after failing to complete the photoshoot, but one more girl had to go. In the end the judges saved Kylie because they saw her drive she had to win and the potential they all saw. Valerie was sent home when her photo failed to impress the judges, who felt she was not giving it her all.