Lima took a short break from modeling to have her
first child and has come back in a explosive way.
Her return has been very busy with photo shoots
and working on ad campaigns.
her small time off her fans had been eagerly waiting
her return. Never have we receive so many emails,
tweets, and questions asking
about a supermodel as much as we had Adriana Lima.
She has a extremely large fan base.
return launch started with a small video tease on
her Facebook page with Lima letting her fans know
that she was back. Then shortly after she made internet
history with the first ever live photo shoot that
was shoot by fame Victoria's Secret photographer
Lima's story takes place as a young girl from Salvador,
Bahia, Brazil that like many supermodels she never
considered becoming a model. In her teens she entered
and finished in first place in Ford's "Supermodel
of Brazil" model search. Then a year later she placed
2nd in Ford "Supermodel of the World" contest.
exotic Brazilian looks and perfect modeling frame
started to get notice in the modeling world. Three
years after having place so close to winning Supermodel
of the World, Adriana at the young age of 16 moved
to New York city and signed with the prestigious
Elite Model Management agency.
modeling popularity was soon beginning to take off
as many designers wanted the Brazilian beauty look
in their cloths and ads.
starting landing modeling jobs for several designers
but it was her eye catching high contrast ad campaigns
for Guess that made her stand out. The Guess ads
showed that supermodel flare to her look that also
help launch Claudia Schiffer's career back when
she modeled for Guess. In 2000 she became a Guess
Girl and appeared in the book A Second Decade
then went on to become the it-girl model that all
designers wanted on their runway shows. She was
soon walking the catwalk for all the great designers
such as Giorgio Armani, Valentino, Vera Wang, Christian
Lacroix, Fendi, and Ralph Lauren.
the face of angel she was also in high demand as
a cosmetics model and in 2003 she became a Maybelline
spokes model. Her campaigns and editorial work continued
to land her jobs with brands such and Vesace, Mossimo,
and bebe just to name a few.
catwalks to covers Adriana Lima started to appear
on every major fashion magazine cover from Vogue
to GQ. Lima
started a rise in the supermodel popularity again
that was some what missing after the 80's supermodel