Top 5 Supermodels of All Time

Saturday, January 19, 2013

There is a huge demand for the supermodels in the market. Whenever you hear the word “supermodels”, your favourite supermodel characters would come in to your mind. Though there are new supermodels who step in to the industry day by day, there are certain numbers of supermodels who have won our hearts forever. Each supermodel has unique features, abilities or characteristics that cannot be replaced with another person. These are the top 5 supermodels of all time that everyone would never ever forget.

Lesley Lawson
Lesley Lawson was born on 19 September 1949. She is also renowned as “Twiggy”. When talking about the late 60’s supermodels, Twiggy Lawson is an unforgettable character. She represented herself for a number of popular cosmetics in late 60’s. Twiggy was an English model who was also an actress, and singer. Inimitable look, large eyes, long eyelashes, thin build and short hair are her main unique features. In 1966 the Daily Express named her as “The Face of 1966" and chosen as the “British Woman of the Year”. Twiggy still remains in the front list of famous celebrities. Her styles still remain in the latest fashion industry.

Christy Turlington
Christy Turlington is one of the innovative American supermodels in the top five lists. She was the face of Calvin Klein from 1987 to 2007. Apart from modeling, she has also shown interest in social activities. She worked as an advocate for maternal health for international humanitarian organization CARE. She is also a representative for Product Red. Turlington is keen about Yoga and followed Jivamukti Yoga. She is also known as a pure vegetarian from her childhood.

Naomi Campbell
None of the supermodel discussion would be completed without the state of Naomi Campbell. Naomi was the first black woman who appeared on the Time magazine and British and French Vogue. She was nominated in the top 3 list, as the most recognizable and demanded models in the 1980’s and 1190’s.

Christie Brinkley
Christie is an American actress and a supermodel who has appeared in nearly 500 magazines. She was also an illustrator, television personality, photographer, writer, and a designer, and an activist for human and animal rights and the environment. She was recognized as the classic American beauty for her smooth blonde hair, perfect complexion and sharp blue eyes. According to Daily Mail list in February 2012, Brinkley was ranked third in the "World's 20 richest models.

Cindy Crawford
Cindy Crawford

Cindy Crawford is an entrepreneur who is branded for her trademark mole and she has adorned hundreds of magazines covers such as Vogue and Elle during her profession. Forbes magazine named her as the utmost paid model in the world in 1995. She was nominated for the 3rd position on VH1's 40 hottest hotties. Also Men's Health named her as the "100 Hottest Women of All-Time" in 90’s. Cindy is also voluntary board member of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation.

About the author: Jane Taylor is a professional blogger and a researcher about the modeling industry. She is also a fashion designer about tailored shirts. Follow her on twitter.