While every human being is beautiful, there are a few who stand out from the crowd owing to having been blessed with exceptionally attractive physical characteristics like smooth skin texture and soft facial features, reported China Daily via AsiaOne.
In addition to strutting on the ramp, there are several other ways in which a 'beauty with brains' can augment her income and some who have managed to prove it.
The top 10 supermodels of the world earn a princely sum of at least US$3 million (S$3.7 million) to a whopping US$45 million.
Successful millionairess models include Victoria's Secrets models Candice Swanepoel and Adriana Lima and Miranda Kerr, but also lesser-known models like Natalia Vodianova.
Click on the gallery below to find out who comes out tops.
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