The most famous fashion models .. who are over the age of 50
Cairo: Hany Kamal El Din
Models usually retire in their thirties, due to life changes, their bodies, and so on, but during this period, the matter has changed a lot, as fashion houses have become more inclusive, and they have created a role for older models, just like the young ones.
Therefore, we see many models over the age of thirty and are still practicing this profession. Surprisingly, some of them are over the age of 40 and 50 as well, proving that age is only a number, and does not constitute any obstacle to human ambition.
We review with you the most famous models who are over fifty years old.
The 57-year-old American model, Paulina Porizkova, is one of the most famous models who shine on the catwalks of the largest fashion houses, with her slender figure and youthful beauty.
Christy Turlington, 53, is a favorite model for a sports photo shoot, and she recently returned to be the advertising face of Athleta’s Fall 2022 campaign, in which she caught the eye with her beauty and renewed youth.
Somali model Iman Mohamed is one of the biggest models who are still participating in advertising campaigns despite being over the age of 67. She appeared in the UGG Spring/Summer 2021 advertising campaign.
Fashion icon Iris Apfel is one of the most famous faces of older models in advertising campaigns for the largest fashion houses. She got her first modeling contract ever at the age of 97, and signed with the IMG modeling agency, which she represents in international fashion shows, and Apfel became well-known in her unusual style.
British-African model Naomi Campbell began her career at a young age, but she did not retire after she exceeded her twenties, but she continued in the field of fashion and fashion shows, despite her fifty years of age.
May Musk is one of the famous supermodels over the age of 70, and she is also the mother of businessman Elon Musk, and she started her career after letting her hair turn to natural gray.
Although she is over 60, American model Christie Brinkley still has a youthful and elegant spirit while participating in advertising campaigns and fashion shows. She has gained wide fame for showing sports swimming fashion, as well as participating in high-end fashion shows.
Carmen del Orives was the surprise of Paris Fashion Week 2017, when she participated in the Chinese “Guo Pei” fashion show, to be the largest model in the world to participate on the catwalk.