Brazilian women possess something many women don’t – confidence. They are confident in their beauty, confident in their bodies and are not at all afraid of looking sexy.

It seems they are always ready for bikini season! The Brazilian women on this list are definitely confident and hot!

Juliana MartinsJuliana Martins

Juliana was an actress before she became a model and at the young age of 13 was dubbed the “Brazilian Cindy Crawford.” When she was young, she decided as much as she wanted to model it wasn’t possible but she quickly found out that wasn’t true.

She’s had a successful career and has been featured in a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and has also done work for Armani, Ralph Lauren, Emmanuel Ungaro and Blumarine.

Gisele BündchenGisele Bündchen

Gisele is one of the highest-paid models in the world and it’s easy to see why. She was among the first Brazilian models to achieve success in the industry and she’s been one of the most in-demand cover models for many top magazines.

Vogue magazine adores her and she’s worked with top designers such as Valentino, Dolce & Gabbana, Ralph Lauren and Versace. It was her work with Victoria Secret that solidified her career and it’s no wonder she’s been called “the most beautiful woman in the world.”

Camila AlvesCamila Alves

Camila is a designer and model. She left Brazil at the age of 15 to visit a relative in the states and decided to stay. Her modeling career began at the age of 19 and she’s enjoyed great success.

She and her mother both work together on a line of handbags for Muxo. Camila has her own lifestyle website called Women of Today that features blog posts on various lifestyle topics and a live stream video program.

Daniela FreitasDaniela Freitas

A model, dancer and TV presenter, Daniela gained popularity after appearing in a contest titled The New Blonde’s Tchan!. Within her career in the media, she’s reported on sports and fashion.

She’s been named in a list of the “100 Sexiest Women in the World.” She’s had appearances on 11 television shows.

Isabeli FontanaIsabeli Fontana

A gorgeous woman, Isabeli first appeared for Victoria’s Secret at the age of 16. Her age did cause a bit of controversy but that didn’t stop her career from soaring. She’s modeled for top designers like Valentino, Ralph Lauren, and Versace.

Isabeli has modeled for Sports Illustrated in a swimsuit issue, Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, ELLE and Marie Claire to name but a few magazines. Having also been associated with Revlon, Saks Fifth Avenue, Tommy Hilfiger and Hugo Boss, she’s been one of the highest-paid models in the world.

Jeísa ChiminazzoJeísa Chiminazzo

Jeisa is a Brazilian model who got her start appearing in local magazines and was eventually signed with EMG Models in New York. Vogue has featured her in nine different international versions of their magazine.

She’s widely sought after as a runway model and has walked catwalks for John Galliano, Alexander McQueen, Chanel, Prada, Valentino and Louis Vuitton to name a few.

Paola OliveiraPaola Oliveira

Paola is an actress in both film and television. She portrayed lead roles in O Profeta, Insensato Coração and Amor à Vida, all telenovelas.

She’s appeared in 17 television programs with some of those roles winning her awards for Best Actress. Paola has also had roles in 9 films.

Ana Carolina da FonsecaAna Carolina da Fonseca

Ana was born in Brazil and moved to the states when she was 12 years of age. She’s an actress, model, and well-known TV personality.

She’s fluent in three languages. Ana has made many TV appearances as herself and has had roles in 3 films and 2 telenovelas.

Lais RibeiroLais Ribeiro

If perfection had a name, it might be Lais. She’s one of the most sought after runway models in the world. In 2011, Ribeiro was the most booked model and appeared in 26 shows during Rio Fashion Week and 27 shows during São Paulo Fashion Week.

She’s walked the Victoria’s Secret catwalk 6 years in a row and became an Angel in 2015. Lais has worked for Dior, American Eagle, Ralph Lauren, and GAP.

Emanuela de PaulaEmanuela de Paula

Emanuela is another model designers and magazines love. She started modeling at the age of 9. At the age of 15, she was making the rounds with modeling agencies and almost immediately landed jobs with Ralph Lauren, Zac Posen, and Bill Blass.

She’s also been associated with Diane von Furstenberg, MAC, Sephora, Tommy Hilfiger, Kenneth Cole and Jennifer Lopez among many others. At one time she was ranked among the highest-paid models in the world with a net worth of $2.9 million.