Even if you don't know Natalia Vodianova's name, you likely recognize her face. The Russian supermodel has been walking runways and starring on magazine covers for more than 15 years — and her star shows no signs of fading.
Appearing in 'Love' magazine, Ashley Graham takes nearly everything off — except for a jacket draped over her shoulders.
Supermodel Ashley Graham has been breaking stereotypes on what models are supposed to look like for years now. From being the first so-called “curvy model” to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Edition to not being shy about sharing pictures of her cellulite, she has inspired many women to embrace their bodies what matter what their shape or style.
As the original super celebrates turning 50 and retiring from modelling in one fell swoop, we look back over some of Ms Crawford’s best moments from her 30-year career. And, as you might’ve guessed, there are a lot of them. We’re talking about a woman who’s modelled for everyone from Chanel to Herve Leger, hung out with numerous other supermodels, done a spot of acting and inspired thousands of fans to mimic her infamous beauty spot. Which look’s your favourite?
Between the North American magazine covers with photo-shopped models displaying big hair and perfect teeth, the Parisian women with their wine and ability to eat all day, a Japanese culture obsessed with skin whitening, and the camels’ milk beauty treatments covering modestly dressed gals in Dubai, the standards around the world may differ, but there seem to be standards nonetheless. New Zealand supermodel Rachel Taylor, who now resides in Los Angeles, is no stranger to the business of beauty. Not that she spends an abundance of time looking in the mirror, but she did go through a period where she always covered up in scarves in order to hide her jowl area when people told her she should consider plastic surgery.
Happy Birthday, Lauren Hutton! Today in honor of the American actress and model’s 72nd birthday, we are taking a look back at some of her most iconic magazine covers. Hutton, who has appeared on more covers of American Vogue than anyone else (26 times, to be exact), remains a true style and beauty icon today. Click through to see some of her best glossy beauty moments.
Supermodel Adriana Lima walked her first Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show way back in 1999, the first time it was ever broadcast (back then it was online only). 16 catwalks later, she’s a veteran Angel holding her own this year against youngsters like Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner, but it turns out she’s as excited and nervous as ever.
Maybe it’s still on your mental to do list to find out if the similar looking girls in the Balmain campaign are actually related? Suki Waterhouse, the English model and actress is one of the hottest ‘It Girls’ in London. Plus, elephant in the room alert, we all spotted her daily on all the gossip sites while she was dating big-screen hunk Bradley Cooper.
Cindy Crawford is an icon. Cindy has been the face of countless brands, from Pepsi to Meaningful Beauty. Crawford is turning 50 this year, and in celebration of that milestone is releasing a new book, Becoming, this month.
Joan Smalls might not be the only person who’s licked Beyonce, but she’s the first to lick and tell. The supermodel was lucky enough to play backup dancer to Queen Bey in the super sexy video for Yonce—her self-titled surprise album— and in this episode of I Yahoo’d Myself she has one word for it: “Heaven.” The 27-year-old powerhouse has turned heads on countless runways (with and without her Victoria’s Secret wings), topped Forbes’ highest paid model list, landed glossy covers like Vogue, Elle, and Vanity Fair and collaborated with True Religion jeans on two consecutive capsule collections. “So it was a little bit of bullying, but at the same time it gave me thick skin and a good sense of humor.” As the official prankster of the Victoria’s Secret crew, Smalls says, “ I hide from them, scare them and record it.
Karlie Kloss goes back to school. “…I haven’t been this nervous in years! #firstdayofschool,” 23-year-old supermodel Karlie Kloss captioned an Instagram shot of herself in front of a New York University building. The 6’1” model was a Victoria’s Secret Angel for two years, travels around the world with BFF Taylor Swift, and bought her first home—a West Village townhouse — at just 21 years old, but in spite of her international fame and success, hitting the books and getting a college degree was always on her mind.
After being spotted at a nightclub at age 17 in Düsseldorf, Germany, it didn’t take long for Claudia Schiffer to become a household name. With her Brigitte Bardot beauty vibe, the supermodel has snagged dozens of magazine covers, from Elle France to American Vogue, and walked countless runways. In honor of her 45th birthday, we are looking back at some of her best cover girl moments. Click through to see our favorites!
Supermodel Tyra Banks posted a makeup-free, unretouched photo on Instagram today. Those fake #IWokeUpLike photos? Tyra isn't having it.