Social media has altered our perceptions of beauty and brought new talent to our attention in the latest edition of our annual hot list
Our Hot 100 Cover Girl Olivia Culpo is a natural-born winner
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This year we decided to do things a bit differently. The inexorable rise of digital influencers – and a certain progressive social movement you may have heard a little something about – led us to reconsider what it means to be “hot” in 2019. There’s physical beauty, sure. But that was only part of our attraction algorithm. As a general rule, the women who caught our eye bring something else to the party, succeeding in their chosen field against long odds through sheer determination, raw talent, and a willingness to put themselves out there.
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She’s a Goddess and one of the most beautiful women in the World. She’s the Fitness Influencer of the Year 2018. And she’s the Queen of Covers for Fitness Gurls Magazine. Hope Beel is your Cover Athlete.
This is your record 4th cover with Fitness Gurls, and we hope it’s not your last. No woman has ever graced our cover more than you. Why has your relationship with Fitness Gurls been so fruitful? Wow what an honor! I’ve had a relationship with Fitness Gurls for over five years now. I owe a lot to Fitness Gurls when it comes to my fitness career. You guys were the first to notice me and I’m forever grateful.
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She’s a Goddess and one of the most beautiful women in the World
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Bahamian siren Chase Carter has her sights set on conquering talk shows and runways alike. “I don’t think I was ever a beach girl, but I’ve turned into one.” She has modeled for an impressive array of clients, including Victoria’s Secret Pink, Maybelline New York, Urban Outfitters, and Good American, Khloé Kardashian and Emma Grede’s size-inclusive denim and activewear brand. Still, her sunny beauty and athletic physique have proven particularly well suited for swimsuit editorials and campaigns.
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Baby Face Photographed by Gilles Bensimon; Styled by Rapsarmiento; Text by Thomas Freeman
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The Belgian model is a runway star, mother of three—and comic book author devoted to fghting child abuse.
Jade Lagardère Is Maxim’s November Cover Girl
This Belgian beauty is blowing up.
Jade Lagardère isn’t the first model-hyphenate, but in a world full of model-actors, model-bloggers, and model-DJs, she might be the only model– comic book author. Lagardère is the creator of Amber Blake, named for a comic book hero who looks just like…well, Jade Lagardère.
(Photo: Gilles Bensimon)
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