The 12 most beautiful women in the world for this year are not just a pretty faces. They encompass femininity while still being strong. They are cute, popular and incredibly successful from all walks of life. Some came from successful families, while others were self made.
This list is subjective and we have only limited spots, so we can’t list all the beautiful women out there.
Check out our list of the top 12 most beautiful women from around the world.
1. Duckie Thot
She is young, she is new, however she is promising. Duckie Thot born on 23 October 1995 is an Australian model who finished 3rd on the eighth cycle of Australia’s Next Top Model.
Her family – South Sudanese refugees in Australia raised Duckie in Melbourne. Duckie is proud of her South Sudanese roots and acknowledges them on social media. Duckie had a failed career as a model in Melbourne and flew to New York where her beauty was acknowledged and she was able to model for for Fenty x Puma, Fenty Beauty, Moschino, Balmain, and Oscar de la Renta. Duckie has debuted in the 2018 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.
2. Deepika Padukone
She is not only one of the most beautiful woman in the world, but also one of the best paid Bollywood actresses. She is considered both beautiful and stylish in her home country of India.
Not only does she have a stunning smile, but she’s a busy savvy lady also. With her endorsements with many products such as Tissot, Vogue seeing eye glasses and Pepsi to name a few. Everyone wants this beauty representing their brand.
3. Fan Bingbing
The multi talented Fan Bingbing is one of the most beautiful woman in the world Fan was born on 16 September 1981. She is a Chinese actress, model, television producer and an accomplished singer. Fan has been recognized on the TIME magazine’s list of one –hundred influential people of 2017.
Fan is a fashion icon worldwide and showcases the Chinese culture and dressing sense whenever she gets a chance to do so. She was ranked on Vanity Fair’s International Best Dressed list of 2015 and 2016.
Fan’s popularity rose when she was cast in a supporting role as Jin Suo in the first two seasons of the Chinese television series My Fair Princess. Before that Fan was a struggling actress in the Chinese film industry. Today Fan is one of the most beautiful and versatile actress with international fame.
4. Candice Swanepoel
Candice was born in 1988 and is South African. She is most known for being one of the angel of Victoria’s Secret. She sits top on the list for her thick golden blond tendrils and perfect 10 body.
It’s unanimous too because she was also 10th on the highest earning models of last year according to Forbes. FHM and Maxim also included her their lists.
5. Taylor Swift
This American born stunner is not only beautiful on the inside, but on the outside as well. She has successfully branded herself to be one of the most loved ladies in show biz.
She expresses her personal experiences in songs that all girls and women can identify with. She is also extremely giving to her fans.
Her accomplishments are many including seven Grammy Awards. Her song writing has also been honoured by many of the top song writing associations such as Nashville Songwriters and the Songwriters.
She has also had 130 million of her singles downloaded, making her one of the top five artists with the biggest sales. The nice things about Taylor is her success lies with so many things, not just her obvious beauty. She’s a great roel model for females and her inner beauty emanates outwards.
6. Katherine Elizabeth Upton
Born in Michigan, this American beauty hit the scene fast. Kate Upton really is one of the most beautiful women on the planet.
Vivacious curves and stunning eyes make this Sports Illustrated model stand out in a crowd. She was named the sexiest woman on the planet by People.
Branded as a modern fashion model with curves that kill, she sits high on many lists for cutest and most beautiful. Kate knew from a young age that modelling was her calling, she was right.
7. Shailene Woodley
Most noted for her role in “Divergent”, this young star is breaking through the Hollywood scene fast and hard.
She is considered the face of the future and the new definition of beauty. She has also received quite a few rewards for the short amount of time she’s been on the scene.
Awards from the Sundance festival for her independent films as well as a Golden Globe nomination. This young star is just beginning and you can expect to see much more from her in the future.
8. Charlize Theron
This South African born beauty was an only child and was raised on a farm. She is Afrikaner (Dutch, German and French).
The 40 year old actress stumbled into fame and a series of events lead her to making it in Hollywood. Thanks to the support from her mom (after having to give up the dream of being a ballerina), Charlize got on a one way flight to LA.
She struggled in the beginning and it was the manager at the motel she stayed at that offered to be her manager. A star was born. She now manages an African Outreach Program and is one of the most successful ladies in Hollywood.
9. Alexandra Daddario
Alexandra Anna Daddario is a 29 year old American born actress and model. She blew fans away as the daughter of “The Rock” Johnson’s daughter in the film San Andreas.
No longer a co-star, she is making her name known while showing everyone she’s more than a pretty face.
She is a talented musician too. She was the actress featured in Imagine Dragon’s video “Radioactive” where she tried to save the underground puppet-fighting ring. She’s cool like that!
10. Cate Blanchett
This Australian beauty is a rare gem and she consistently makes “beautiful women” lists from various magazine every year. She is a gentle beauty and a talented actress who also directs theatre plays in Melbourne.
At 46 (the same age as J-Lo by the way), she still has a stunning youth and beauty to her. Along with being beautiful, she has received many rewards including Emmy’s and Screen Actors Guild Awards.
11. Aishwarya Rai
Aishwarya’s career began when she entered into the Miss World pageant in 1994 which she won. This got her into the Bollywood movie industry.
The 41 year old Bollywood star is one of the most successful females and celebrities in India today. Prior to winning the pageant, she did a few modelling assignments and television commercials.
She persevered and found her success. She has received countless awards in India as well as worldwide. The media often dubs her as the most beautiful woman in the world.
12. Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson is unarguably the one of the prettiest woman alive and always on a list for being one of the most beautiful women in the world.
She started her career at a young age and is a model, actress and singer. She started as a child actor in movies such as The Horse Whisperer.
She eventually went on to play in Woody Allen movies which allowed her to show her talents at an early age. She is not only named most beautiful by many different magazines, but she’s got unlimited talent.
As we said earlier, this list is very subjective and we understand it misses some of the women that you find extremely beautiful, please feel free to let us know of your list in the comment sections. Also, please remain civil in comments.