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.
À l’âge de 19 ans, Mariana Ro possède l’esprit de sept millions d’abonnés à YouTube. Elle est brièvement montée dans le monde réel pour prendre des photos pour nous, puis s’est envolée pour les îles et de là nous a raconté son passé étonnant et son présent non moins surprenant.
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Mariana Ro: sa première séance photo chez MAXIM! Photographe: Roma Petrovski
Kourtney Kardashian Teases Nude Photo Shoot On Instagram
“I am very comfortable in my own skin and I think it is important to expose positive images of our body.”
Kourtney Kardashian isn’t afraid to show some skin (once again) for her latest magazine photo shoot.
The eldest Kardashian sister, 39, just dropped a nude Instagram from her cover story for GQ Mexico’s December/January issue. —Photography by Michael Schwartz
Sophie Monk Tops The Annual 2018 Ultra Tune Maxim Hot 100 Australia
Flip this Issue to get stuck into the definitive list of Australia’s most talented, beautiful, successful and newsworthy women. Starring Sophie Monk, Margot Robbie, Samantha Kerr, Hannah Gadsby, Parnia Porsche, Lee Lin Chin and much, much more…
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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