The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show has been broadcasted for over two decades. The show kicked off in 1995 at the luxurious Plaza Hotel in Manhattan where one of the first angels of the show, Adriana Lima, gained all of the spotlights.
Becoming a Victoria’s Secret model is the dream of many young girls. To make it come true, you need to get a modeling headshot, familiarize yourself with the agencies, and have perfect body figures that match Victoria’s Secret-level fit. That’s why VSFS models are called angels. They are just too perfect. Even when you are the show’s model, only the vedette walks the runway with angel wings. When she starts walking out, she steals all the spotlight. And this becomes the most iconic moment in every VSFS. It means these angel wings models gain supermodel status which makes their careers bloom in the following years, such as Tyra Banks, Heidi Klum, and Gisele Bundchen.
Today, we would look back at the most iconic Victoria’s Secret models to see what they look like today. Scrolling down and check them out.
#1 Izabel Goulart (now 37 Y.O)
Izabel Goulart who became a model at the age of 14, joined Victoria’s Secret in 2005. She walked in 12 consecutive VS Fashion Shows and left VS in 2016.
#2 Candice Swanepoel (now 33 Y.O)
Candice Swanepoel has appeared in hundreds of runways since she started out as a model at the age of 15. The VSFS Angel has shown us what a successful model looks like these days.
#3 Adriana Lima (now 41 Y.O)
Adriana Lima has been the longest-running Victoria’s Secret model for almost 20 years. After a successful decade-long partnership, Victoria’s Secret confirmed to leave her Angels brand last year.
#4 Behati Prinsloo (now 34 Y.O)
Behati Prinsloo had been a Namibian Victoria’s Secret from 2012 to 2019. People are stunned by her wild beauty which brought her to VSFS.
#5 Alessandra Ambrosio
Alessandra Ambrosio became Dream Victoria’s Secret in 2004. The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in Shanghai, China, in 2017 was the last show of the Brasilian model.
#6 Heidi Klum (now 49 Y.O)
The supermodel has built her multi-million business, such as a television host, producer, and businesswoman since she became a Victoria’s Secret ‘angel’ in 1999. Klum left Victoria’s Secret in 2010 after working with the brand for 13 years.
#7 Rosie Huntington-Whiteley (now 35 Y.O)
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley used to be a Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2010. Now she works as a beauty brand creator.
#8 Naomi Campbell
Naomi Campell, who is considered one of the most beautiful supermodels, appeared on the runway for VS in 1996. After that, she became the leading face of Brish Fashion and has remained the status of the most iconic divas in the industry.
#9 Tyra Banks (now 48 Y.O)
Tyra Banks is recognized as one of the most successful Victoria’s Secret. Looking back at her modeling career, she totally deserves the title of runway legend. Tyra also found success in hosting The Tyra Banks Show.
#10 Gisele Bündchen (now 41 Y.O)
Gisele Bündchen has some strict rules to remain her supermodel status. “I don’t know how I would have achieved anything in my life if I didn’t have discipline. Discipline is my best friend!”, she said. That’s how Gisele started her incredible career with Victoria’s Secret.
#11 Miranda Kerr
Thanks to becoming VS angel in 2007, Miranda Kerr became the first and most successful Australian model to walk for the Angel. Now, she is recognized as one of the highest-paid models in the industry.