Brazil is a land of many wonders, beautiful women are one of them. The beachside gorgeous ladies have influenced the world ever since the fashion industry boomed. Actors, models, social media influencers, activists, the country has gifted us with so many pretty and talented female personalities. In this article, we cherish the top 10 most beautiful women from Brazil who have taken over the fashion and entertainment industry.
1. Fernanda Machado
If you’re familiar with Brazilian telenovela (telenovela is mainly Spanish Soap Opera), then Fernanda Machado should be a familiar name. She has worked extensively within that industry and is fairly popular with the Brazilian audience. Some of her best works include “Insensato Coração”, “Amor à Vida”. She is a rare type of actress, who possesses the ability to make herself acquainted with the existing environment to make the story not only believable but relatable. Fernanda started her career in the early 2000s with the telenovela “Começar de Novo”. It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to name her one of the best actresses from Brazil. Better start to watch some Brazilian stuff.
2. Paloma Bernardi
Paloma has been in the Brazilian telenovela industry for a long time. She started at the age of 11 and has been active ever since. Paloma completed her education from the Methodist University of Sao Paulo. The gorgeous beauty has a massive fanbase in Latin America. Her best works involve “A Terra Prometida”, “Viver a Vida”, and “Insensato Coração”. Besides working for TV shows, she also has an extensive history in theatres.
3. Isabeli Fontana
Isabeli Fontana doesn’t need an introduction from us. Not only is she a Brazilian supermodel, but she has also worked with almost all the fashion brands in the world. Posing on the camera since a child, Isabeli was a contestant in the grand finale of the 1996 Elite Model Look at the age of 13. A talented girl like her didn’t surprise anyone when she was signing deals with Versace, Ralph Lauren before turning 18. This pretty model has worked with brands like H&M, Armani, Chanel, Tommy Hilfiger, and many more. In her late thirties, Isabeli looks just as stunning as before if not more.
4. Taís Araújo
The Brazilian entertainment industry is massively influenced by Tais. She is the first female to cross the racial barriers of the industry and perform as a protagonist in telenovelas. According to a 2016 poll in Brazil, teenage and young adults admire her the most as a woman, which is undoubtedly a huge reward. Starting her career in 1994, Tais has acquired widespread success in TV shows, Films, and theatres. She has worked in some of the most famous telenovelas of the past two decades like “Viver a Vida”, “Geração Brasil”. Besides doing Brazilian films, Taís has also lent her voice for the US animated film “Spies in Disguise”.
5. Bruna Marquezine
Bruna Marquezine had a lucky beginning in her career in the industry. She was just 8 years old when the telenovela “Women in Love” gained great public attraction. Her adorable performance in it made her famous all over the country. After that, she was pretty consistent and performed on regular projects. Setting aside her ravishing charm, Bruna is a gifted actress for sure. All the performance she has ever done shows her grip on acting and understanding of it. Overall, she is adorable, gorgeous, talented, and accomplished. Her best works are “Cobras & Lagartos”, “I Love Paraisópolis”, and “Nada Será Como Antes”.
6. Barbara Fialho
Barbara Fialho is a lady of many talents; a model, an actress, and a singer. She has chased her dreams from a very young age. Having left her home when she was 15, Barbara went to Sao Paulo and then to New York. She was admitted to the prestigious music institute Juilliard School to continue her musical journey. As a model she has worked with Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, Esquire, Dossier, and many more globally reputed brands. Barbara has close ties with legendary singer Bob Marley’s family, as she has married his son Rohan Marley.
7. Débora Nascimento
Short films and theatres share a huge market in Brazil as secondary forms of entertainment. Débora’s career started with a short film as well. Under the direction of Gastão Coimbra, the film “Cérbero” did enough to launch her in the industry. Although the road wasn’t too easy for her. Like many other Brazilian actresses, Débora too tried her luck in telenovelas. The first one being “Paraíso Tropical”, it was enough for her to get a chance in the MCU superhit “The Incredible Hulk”. Out of many female actors, she has a high ground in the Latin American industry.
8. Caroline Trentini
Sometimes all you need to do is, walk on the street and your life will change automatically. Well, at least that was the case for Caroline Trentini. Trentini is from Panambi, Brazil, coming from a relatively backward family, her hard work paid off. She was selected by an agent, who saw her on the street and opportunity made her today’s model Carol Trentini. After working with an unending list of brands, she is now Brazil’s one of the most influential female figures. Caroline has modeled for Gucci, DKNY, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and so on.
9. Gizele Oliveira
One must look at Gizele from a different perspective because unlike others, she is self-made and her journey as a model is mostly of her own. Gizele was born and raised in Brazil but she moved to Miami to gain herself a career in modeling. Struggling in a place like Miami without money or even knowing English, Gizele had to struggle a lot. Having built a network and some credible projects, she moved to New York. She has so far worked with Ralph Lauren, Rebecca Minkoff, Torry Burch, and many more brands. Magazines like Elle France, Vogue Mexico, Vogue India, L’Official Thailand have featured Gizele.
10. Izabel Goulart
Izabel’s career and her journey are too big and colorful to explain. Starting as a teenage model, she moved first to Sao Paulo then France to learn and evolve as a quality model. Then she came back to Brazil and her real career to took off. She has merely left any brands to come in contracts, her resume includes Chanel, Ralph Lauren, Loewe, Gabbana, Vogue, and the list never ends. She was also named as an angel in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Altogether this perfectly beautiful lady is unquestionably awesome, no wonder why so many people have a crush on her.