Popular fashion model Behati Prinsloo was born in Grootfontein, South-West Africa on May 16, 1989. She is considered as one of the most celebrated Namibian fashion models. By birth, she belongs to African ethnicity but possess a western look. In the recent past, landing the coveted spot, Prinsloo has gone ahead quickly in her modeling career. Throughout her modeling career, Behati has adorned the covers of numerous fashion magazines. About her early childhood, she was born to a wealthy family in South-West Africa. Her father was a high ranking government official while her mother used to run a bed and breakfast. Hence she had a lavish upbringing. Her first language was Afrikaans however she was educated in English.
In the preceding time, Prinsloo had never intended to be a model. She had a lofty goal to be a marine biologist. But she seemed destined for even more glory in the field of modeling. Hence, at the age of sixteen, while she had been on an outing; all at once model scout Sarah Doukas discovered her. Then she had no choice but to embark on a modeling career. Her career started to grow stronger when she appeared in fashion shows for Mju Mju and Chanel Prada. The brown haired and yellowish brown eyed model career was even more elevated when she was featured on the covers of the The Daily Telegraph magazine, Russian Vogue, American Velvet, Vogue, Swedish & Italian Elle, Italy’s Muse and French. Soon afterwards, she modeled for Vogue Italia editorial. In addition to that, Prinsloo made an advertisement campaign with DKNY Jeans Hugo Boss, Aquascutum, Tommy Hilfiger, H & M, Adore, Chanel, Nina Ricci Kurt Geiger, Max Studio, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Gap, Nine West as well as Max Studio. Between 2007 and 2011 Prinsloo became even more notable when she walked a catwalk for Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. The year 2009, became worth remembering for her when she was chosen as one of the Victoria’s Secret Angel. Again in the year 2012 and 2013, she became one of the preferred faces to be appeared on Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Prinsloo has set herself apart from other Namibian Models. And in fact she is the most celebrated Namibian fashion model to date.
She was named no 14th on models.com’s ‘the top sexiest model’. She has also appeared on music video Rich Girl by the Virgins. Except from her modeling career, Prinsloo was also starred on Hawaii-Five0, a CBS network series. Over the past years, Prinsloo has become in demand for numerous advertisement, shows and shoots. As of 2012, she is one of the faces of Seafolly. At the moment, 24 years old, young model’s popularity is growing even more than ever before. Her excitingly appealing personality has been always her greatest assets. she is five feet and ten inches tall in height while her measurements are 32-24-35. Adding more trivial, she is an intimate friend of Coco Rocha, a Canadian model. For approximately one year, she had been romantically involved with Adam Levine, band Maroon 5 front man. For a short time the pair split and again patched up. It is reported that she is engaged to her long term boyfriend. Her other biographical details are presented in the Wiki and several other sites. She can be followed at Behati Prinsloo (@BeePrinsloo) on twitter.