It’s been a very tough job for us to filter out the top 10 hottest and most beautiful models in the world as of 2016. As our world is full of beautiful models, and most of those models will take your breath away with their beauty. Every country or region has their own definition of beauty, and because of that, they might like one model or the other. Today, the list which we are going to share is based on the beauty standards worldwide. Moreover, most of these models have worked for Victoria Secret and are called as Victoria’s Secret Angels. Without taking much time, go on check our the most beautiful models.
10. Irina Shayk
Irina Shayk is a famous Russian model. She became world-famous back in 2007 when she was introduced as the face of Intimissimi lingerie and made her first appearance in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She has also acted in some movies. Shayk made her acting debut as Megara alongside Dwayne Johnson in the 2014 film Hercules. Her magazine covers include Annabelle, Bolero, Woman, Twelve, Jalouse, and Paris Capital. Moreover, she has also worked for Victoria’s Secret Catalog.
9. Bar Refaeli
Bar Refaeli is an Israeli model, television host, actress and businesswoman. She is considered among the most internationally successful models to come from Israel. She was the cover model of the 2009 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and was voted #1 on Maxim magazine’s Hot 100 list of 2012. Refaeli has been referred as a “Supermodel” by Maxim Magazine, The Hollywood Reporter, the Daily mail, The Algemeiner, Jpost, The Independent and others. As per Forbes Israel, in 2013 she was the highest paid model in Israel.
8. Liu Wen
Liu Wen is a Chinese fashion model. She is the first model of China to walk the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Moreover, she is the first Asian model to ever make Forbes magazine’s annual highest-paid models list. Models.com dubbed her as the first ever Asian “New Supermodel” in July 2014. Liu became the first person in the world to showcase an Apple Watch on a magazine cover when she appeared on Vogue China’s November 2014 issue. She has been featured as the only female in major Vogue editorials for Vogue Germany, Vogue Espana, Vogue China, Vogue Italia, British Vogue and American Vogue.
7. Adriana Lima
Adriana Lima is a Brazilian model and actress. Also, she is best known as a Victoria’s Secret Angel since 2000. At a small age of 15, Lima finished first in Ford’s “Supermodel of Brazil” competition. Also, after that, she took second place the following year in the Ford “Supermodel of the World” competition. Moreover, she is among the top-earning models in the world from the past few years. She is so famous that she had her wax figure at the Madame Tussauds New York. She’s the first Victoria’s Secret Angel and the second Brazilian figure who have a wax figure at the Museum.
6. Bianca Balti
Bianca Balti is an Italian model. She has appeared on the covers of many fashion magazines, including Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, W, Cosmopolitan, and Marie Claire, as well as men’s magazine Playboy. Moreover, she had also featured in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show back in 2005. In addition, she also had a stint in movies namely Abel Ferrara’s movie Go Go Tales in 2008.
5. Nina Adgal
Nina Adgal is a Danish model. She had worked for various houses namely Billabong, Victoria’s Secret, Bebe Stores and Calzedonia. In 2014, she appeared on the 50th anniversary cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue with Chrissy Teigen and Lily Aldridge. Often she has been voted as among the hottest, sexiest and most beautiful models in the world. She is only 24 years of age, so she has a long way to go before she can top the list of hottest or beautiful models in the world.
4. Doutzen Kroes
Doutzen Kroes is a Dutch-Frisian model and actress. She quickly became an angel for Victoria’s Secret back in 2008. In 2008, Kroes was in the top five of best-paid models. While in 2014, she came in the second on the Forbes top-earning models list. Although she just started her career as Victoria’s Secret model in 2005, but she was voted as “Model of The Year” on Vogue.com in the same year. Furthermore, she had been featured on a total of 9 Vogue covers, highest by any model, just in the year 2013.
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3. Candice Swanepoel
Candice Swanepoel is a South African supermodel. She had featured in FHM‘s annual “100 Sexiest Women in the World” many times. In 2010, Swanepoel became a Victoria’s Secret Angel. While in August 2010, Swanepoel officially opened the first Victoria’s Secret retail store in Canada. Furthermore, in 2013, Swanepoel was named the cover model of the coveted Victoria’s Secret Swim Catalogue. In addition, she has been named as the top contender in the list of the hottest and most beautiful models in the world.
2. Natalia Vodianova
Natalia Vodianova is a Russian model. Vodianova is currently ranked by models.com as one of the New Supers in the fashion industry. She is well known for her eight-season, seven-figure contract with Calvin Klein. Moreover, she also makes occasional appearances in the movies, her most notable role is Medusa in the 2010 remake of Clash of the Titans. In November 2014, Vodianova was one of the honoured 2014 Glamour Woman of the Year. In addition, she is such a beauty that she earned the second spot on our list of the hottest and most beautiful models in the world as of 2016.
1. Kate Upton
Finally, it’s time to reveal the top face on our list of Hottest and Most Beautiful Models in the world. Her name is Kate Upton. Upton is an American model and actress. She was the 2010–11 face of Guess. But, she became famous when she appeared in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. In September 2013, Upton was named Model of the Year at the 10th annual Style Awards at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York. While she has also featured in some movies namely Tower Heist (2011) and The Other Woman (2014). In addition, she has been continuously voted among the top hottest and most beautiful models in the world.
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