The world is full of beautiful people. Whatever your taste and preference in a person are there is surely someone out there who is “take your breath away” beautiful to you. And while every country and nationality definitely have their share of beauties, there is something about Brazilian’s that just drive others wild. Whether it is their amazing bodies, caramel skin or sexy accents, Brazilian models are legendary for their beauty. So read on and learn about and see 18 of the most beautiful Brazilian models out there, with number 5 really being something special, she will surely make your jaw drop.
#18 Izabel Goulart
This beauty is definitely a great way to kick off this article. She is not only a Victoria’s Secret Angel but was also the face of Armani Exchange. She is very tall and slim and while that works for her now, she was actually bullied for it in school when kids called her “giraffe.” Who’s the one laughing now? If you thought she was beautiful, wait until you check out this next beauty…
#17 Lais Ribeiro
Not only is Ribeiro a stunning model, she is also the mother of a seven-year-old boy, which you would never guess by looking at her. She recently joined the Victoria’s Secret family on top of her other modeling jobs. Along with her beauty, she also has a great heart as she often does work for various charities.
#16 Alessandra Ambrosio
While Ambrosio is definitely best known for her role walking down the runway as a Victoria’s Secret angel, she also has an extensive resume in the industry. She has modeled for a ton of the top brands such as Christian Dior, Ralph Lauren. Sorry boys, Ambrosio has been engaged to businessman Jamie Mazur, founder of RE/DONE, since 2008.
#15 Marlon Teixeira
That’s right, models can also be male. While Brazil is undoubtedly home to some of the most beautiful female models, Teixeira is evidence that there are some handsome men there too. He has his grandma to thank for his career as she introduced him to an executive. Check out the 8th entry for another of the most popular male models from Brazil.
#14 Ana Beatriz Barros
Despite her rather fair skin tone, she is most definitely Brazilian. She has one of the most unique and beautiful looks on this list and has modeled for a number of the top brands such as Dior, Chanel, and Gucci. She also had a lavish wedding in 2015 which a ton of other models attended. Barros is beautiful, but just wait until you see this next Brazilian model…
#13 Caroline Trentini
Like the previous model, Caroline Trentini looks unlike most Brazilian models with her doll-like features and fair complexion. This unique look has helped her land some huge deals with some big companies. An agent discovered Trentini walking down the street. The agent who discovered this beauty also discovered the model that appears at number 10 on this list.
#12 Jeisa Chiminazzo
This model was discovered way back in 1998 when she was only 13 years old. And since then, she has gone on to be one of the most successful runway models on the planet. She has walked for almost all of the top fashion brands and has appeared on Vogue covers in 9 different countries.
#11 Cintia Dicker
Like a lot of the models on this list, Cintia is gorgeous. But her look is fairly unique and I bet you have never seen another model that looks like her. This unique look has helped her appear on tons of different magazine covers, which has given her enough wealth to support various different children’s charities in Brazil.
#10 Gisele Bundchen
No one in modeling makes more money than Gisele Bundchen. She brings in over $125,000 a day from her ad campaigns alone and is worth a staggering $360 Million and has done about all you can do in modeling. But her career wasn’t always this good as some designers wouldn’t take her because of her “big nose.”
#9 Emanuela de Paula
This model has one of the most recognizable faces on this list, as she is the face of UK retailer, Next. Her modeling is so well done that she is often highly recommended by industry legends and professionals like Naomi Campbell. Look for her career to continue to skyrocket in the coming years. Although Paula is beautiful, you will fall in love with this next model…
#8 Francisco Lachowski
Despite being fairly young and fairly new to the industry, Lachowski is already one of Brazil’s top models. He has already modeled for a ton of big brands and is about to welcome his second child with his wife, who is also a model. The next model that appears on our list was chosen above all the other options to be the host of “Brazil’s Next Top Model.”
#7 Fernanda Motta
Motta is one of the tallest models on this list as she stands at 5’10. She has appeared on a number of different covers such as Elle, Vogue, Cosmo, and Glamour. And as mentioned, she also hosted “Brazil’s Next Top Model.” Back in 2005, Motta ranked 19th in the “Top 25 Sexiest Models” list by “Models.com.” The next model on our list married an extremely famous actor.
#6 Camila Alves
Alves was born and raised in Brazil until the age of 15 when she decided to visit her aunt in Los Angeles, and ended up liking it a ton and staying. And then at 19, she pursued modeling and it obviously went well for her. Alves went on to marry mega movie star Matthew McConaughey back in 2012.
#5 Adriana Lima
Of all the Brazilian models on this list, few have been more successful than Lima. Other than the fact she is one of the most stunning women on the planet, Lima has been with Victoria’s Secret longer than anyone else, as she began modeling for them in 2000. When Adriana was only 15, she finished first in Ford’s “Supermodel of Brazil” competition. Proving this model has been beautiful all her life.
#4 Raica Oliviera
The woman with probably the most unique name on the list is also one of the most beautiful and has appeared in such magazines as Vogue and worked for a number of big companies. Originally from a small town in Brazil, Oliviera now resides in the big city of New York where she works as a model and fashion reporter for the Journal Record.
#3 Isabeli Fontana
This tall and sultry model has an extensive resume of companies she has worked for. She had modeled for Hermes, Calvin Klein, Balmain and more. She is also married to Brazilian rock star Diego Ferrero, and thus they are a real power couple in Brazil. Our next model was given the title of “the Brazilian Cindy Crawford.”
#2 Juliana Martins
From a young age, Juliana Martins was heralded to be a big time model. When she was only 13 years old, John Casablancas (a big time modeling agent and scout) called her the Brazilian Cindy Crawford, which is a huge honor. Since then she had done a lot of work and even appeared in Sports Illustrated.
#1 Barbara Fialho
Fialho was born in a small town in Brazil but had big aspirations. At only 15 years old, she moved to Sao Paulo to pursue a modeling career, and it turned out to be a great idea. She has since moved to New York and worked with some of the biggest name brands out there including Victoria’s Secret.
So as you can see, I wasn’t kidding. Brazil is definitely home to some of the most beautiful and stunning people on the planet. There must simply be something in the water in Brazil, as so many successful and beautiful models come from there, as you just found out. There is a fusion of cultures that takes place in Brazil, so that could definitely have something to do with it. But whatever it is, we are truly grateful for Brazil and for the stunning models that come from there. The models you saw in this article have graced magazine covers and walked runways with the best of them.