These six supermodels come from all over the world, and for the most part, are retired from their modeling careers. While modeling work might only last 10—15 years, these women have created sustainable businesses to prolong their earnings power. And it's that business savvy that makes these women the six most successful female supermodels in the world today. Tyra Banks was one of the first African-American supermodels.
Teen model with Down syndrome featured in new Gucci ad campaign
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Ellie Goldstein has dreams of becoming a supermodel — and at just 18 years old, she's already making a mark on her industry. The British model, who has Down syndrome , has three years of experience under her belt and now she's also one of the faces of Gucci's new "Unconventional Beauty" ad campaign, which celebrates "non-stereotypical beauty. Back in November, Gucci and Vogue Italia joined forces during the Photo Vogue Festival to scout Instagram for emerging talent for a digital editorial about unconventional beauty and inclusiveness. Goldstein was one of several models selected for the project and her images are nothing short of stunning.