All the fashion models across the world have been impressing the people by virtue of their charms and beauties. It is a tough job to select the best out of the lot. However there are few such women who are extremely beautiful and a glimpse of them takes people aback and leaves them mesmerised.
These are the models from whom one cannot take his eyes off. These models have been extremely successful in the industry due to their charms and have been bagging offers after offers. The following section enlists the top 10 most beautiful fashion models that the fashion industry has ever seen:
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10. IRINA SHAYK
The former girlfriend of the star footballer Christiano Ronaldo and the current girlfriend of the Hollywood star Bradley Cooper, Irina Shayk is one of the most beautiful fashion models the industry has ever seen. Based out of Russia, the model came into limelight after becoming the brand ambassador of Intimissimi lingerie. She has a crazy social media following on social media which owes to her ranking by Models.com. She has also acted in a movie by the title Hercules opposite to Dwayne Johnson. Apart from Intimissimi, major brand endorsements that are associated with her include Alberta Ferretti, Givenchy, La Perla, Roberto Cavalli, La Senza, Morellato, bebe, Lord and Taylor etc. She has also contributed significantly towards charity.
9. MILLA JOVOVICH
She was named as the highest paid model in the world by Forbes in 2004 and is one of the most successful American models. She has also made appearances in a number of movies of action and science fiction genres. Her modelling career got a head start right at the age of 12 when she featured on the cover page of the Italian magazine Lei. She has a quite successful career in modelling and she has featured on a number of magazine covers including Cosmopolitan and Vogue. She has been the major face behind the advertisement campaigns of a number of brands including Banana Republic, Christian Dior, Damiani, Donna Karan, Gap, Versace, Calvin Klein, DKNY, Coach etc. She is married to the Hollywood film writer Paul W.S. Anderson since 2009.
8. STEPHANIE SEYMOUR
A prominent face of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue, Stephanie Seymour has also appeared on the cover page of Vogue and Playboy magazines. She has also posed for a number of cult photographers like Herb Ritts, Richard Avedon, Gilles Bensimon and Mario Testino. Her modelling career started when she started working for the local newspapers and stores at the age of 16. She has a number of TV appearances as well. After dating John Casablancas, the head of the Elite Model Management, she married Tommy Andrews, a guitarist but the marriage failed soon after. Her association with the lead singer of Guns and Roses led to her appearance in three of their music videos.
7. CHRISTY TURLINGTON
One of the names in Glamours’s Women of the Year 2013 and Top 100 Most influential people, Christy Turlington has been the face behind a number of ad campaigns including Calvin Klein, Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Marc Jacobs, Donna Karan, Prada, Valentino, Versace, Louis Vuitton, Bally, Jason Wu etc. She has been involved in a number of charity works and a number of campaigns supporting various social causes. She has founded a NGO by the name Every Mother Counts promoting safe child birth practices. She has also appeared in a number of documentaries.
6. ESTELLE LEFEBURE
The French actress and model was the first model of the Guess campaign back in the 1980s. She has also featured in a number of Vogue magazine covers. She has appeared in a number of advertisement campaigns for Guess, Cartier, Christian Dior, Revlon, Lord & Taylor, Samsung etc. she was also chosen as the official model of the French national symbol; Marianne but lost to Laetitia Casta subsequently. She was married to David Hallyday from 1989 to 2000 and later to Arthur, a radio host from 2004 to 2008.
5. HELENA CHRISTENSEN
Crowned as the Miss Universe Denmark in 1986 and Look of the Year Denmark 1987, Helena is a former Victoria’s Secret Angel. She has also worked as the creative director for the Nylon magazine. She has appeared on the cover pages of a number of infamous magazines like Elle, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar and W. She has featured in a number of fashion campaigns like Revlon, Chanel, Versace, Lanvin, Prada, Hermes etc. She has also starred in a music video of the song Wicked Game by Chris Isaak which was featured as the sexiest video of all time. she is an active participant in charity programmes and has supported various breast cancer fundraising programmes. Currently she resides in her apartment at Manhattan.
4. TYRA BANKS
One of the most common names in the fashion industry, Tyra Banks, is a multi talented personality and is a TV star, producer, businesswoman, actress, author, former model and singer in parallel. She featured on the cover pages of GQ and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue at the age of 15 and became the first African American to do so. She had also been a Victoria’s Secret Angel and has appeared in a number of TV shows too. In 2003, she started the long running TV series America’s Next Top Model and successfully conducted 22 seasons. She has appeared on the cover pages of numerous magazines and also taken part in a number of advertising campaigns. She has also made appearances in a number of music videos and has won a large number of awards as well.
3. ELLE MACPHERSON
This Australian model, businesswoman, television star and actress has appeared in a record number of 5 editions of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue which led to her nickname of The Body. She has also a range of skin care products and lingerie line of her own. She has also made appearances in a number of movies. Elle has also posed for the photo shoots of a number of magazines including Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, Marie Claire, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, GQ, Time etc. she has also been a major face behind a number of advertisement campaigns and has worked with some of the world’s leading photographers. She has also appeared in 5 episodes of the TV show FRIENDS. She supports all the philanthropic works whole heartedly.
2. ADRIANA LIMA
She has been the Victoria’s Secret’s model since 1999 and is their longest ever running model. In 2014, she was the 2nd highest paid model and has appeared in the Forbes list of top earning models in 2012. She has appeared on the cover pages of a large number of magazines and in a number of advertisement and fashion campaigns too. She has worked with some of the best photographers across the globe including Annie Leibovitz, Jurgen Teller, Bruce Weber etc. Lima was married to NBA player Marko Jaric and their marriage lasted for 5 years.
1. LAETITA CASTA
She well deserves to top this list of the most beautiful models the industry has ever seen. She was first photographed by Frederic Cresseaux during a family holiday at the age of 15. Throughout her career she has been the major faces behind the advertisement campaigns of a number of top and leading brands across the globe and has featured on the cover pages of all the magazines one could possibly imagine of. She has displayed her acting skills in a number of movies and documentaries and has won a number of awards for the same too.
All the above models have been excelling or have excelled in their works that they have undertaken in their career. The treasuries of charms and beauty, these women have the power to enchant the globe through their charms. Every glimpse of them makes the viewer fall in love.