It is true that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but sometimes beauty is not exactly what we normally think it is. We are about to present you with ten gorgeous people, with amazing careers in various industries where the way you look counts.
1. Yohio, Japanese singer who is actually a Swedish boy
Yohio is a more than famous name for the young people living in Japan. The rock star has the image of a porcelain doll with huge eyes, like an anime, and female voice. However, the :visual kei” start (rock movement from Japan that combines rock music with an elaborate look , often androgynous, fantasy hairstyles, outrageous makeup and outfits) is a 16 year old from Sweden.
Born into a family of musicians, the young Swedish boy became anime fan since the age of ten and later took advantage of his mild appearance to cause an hysteria among young Japanese.
2. Casey Legler, a woman top model showing only male collections
She is the only woman in the world that presents exclusively male fashion collections. Androgynous models exist, but none compare to this woman of 35, which is now the delight of the big fashion houses. Frenchwoman Casey Legler was such a great success, as she was recruited by the famous modeling agency Ford Models in New York.
3. Stas Fedyanin, a Russian man with an impressive career as a female
Stanislas Fedyanin is a young man born in Russia 16 years ago, which has been wildly successful as a … woman. Although he says he is straight and even has a girlfriend, Stas takes advantage of his androgynous appearance to present fashion collections for women. Just like, Andrej Pejic, Stas sometimes presents collections for men, but his delicate look make him more useful in presentations for women.
4. Andrej Pejic, top male model showing collections for both genders
Andrej Pejic, a Serbian -Australian model, is famous for his career in fashion, owing it to his androgynous appearance that makes his suitable for both menswear and women fashion.
In January 2011, he stunned audience at a Paris fashion show presenting two collections of Jean -Paul Gaultier and collection for men by Marc Jacobs. In addition, he was simultaneously included in the top 50 sexiest men and in FHM’s top 100 sexiest women in the world.
5. Liu Qianping, a retired man presenting fashion collections for teens
Another sensation in the fashion world is a Chinese pensioner, 72-year old Liu Qianping, who helps his granddaughter, a fashion designer, present her latest collections for teens. The old man poses with great love for his niece and although he may seem silly with his thin legs and colorful wigs over baldness, he has a crazy success among young people in China and around the world.
6. Claudia Charriere
It seems hard to believe that Claudia’s beauty hides underneath a man, right? International model, Charriere launched in the U.S. version of the show Next Top Model in 2008.
7. Caroline “Tula” Cossey
Born Barry Kenneth Cossey, Tula is a model in the UK and she is among the most famous transsexuals in the world. She starred in the James Bond series, posed for Playboy and wrote a book.
8. Isis King
Darell Born Walls or American model Isis King gained notoriety after being the first transgender contestant of the show America’s Next Top Model. The beautiful Isis has competed in two editions of the show.
9. Lea T
Brazilian Lea T was born Leandro Cerezo in 1981, but that did not stop her to become one of the most popular female supermodels of the world. She was even named muse of fashion house Givenchy.
10. Florencia De La V
Born in Argentina under the name of Roberto Carlos Trinidad, Florencia has become one of the most popular actresses in the transsexual world. She appeared in a great number of telenovelas, magazines, being the image of fancy clubs and even worked as an editor of a homeland fashion magazine. She is married to a man and has two twins, born of a surrogate mother.