Barbara Palvin Biography
Barbara Palvin is a Hungarian model who began her career as a young teenager and quickly gained fame and attention from the fashion industry’s who’s who. Barbara Palvin drew the attention of major fashion houses with her style and photogenic-killer looks.
As one of the world’s hottest models, she has done catwalk shows for numerous fashion brands and has appeared on numerous international magazine covers.
At the age of 19, she was named the youngest and newest muse of L’Oreal Paris, joining celebrities Gwen Stefani and Claudia Schiffer in the L’Oreal Paris family.
She infused freshness and elegance with her fascinating personality and great sense of humor, earning her the title of promising supermodel with incredible potential to reach the sky.
She was named a Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2012 due to her stunning beauty and flawless body. She made a name for herself in the fashion industry in a short period of time and is considered one of the youngest supermodels in recent times.
Her native language is Hungarian, but she also speaks English and French fluently. She is frequently compared to Russian model Natalia Vodianova and American actress Brooke Shields. Because of her young age and petite size, fashion photographers dubbed her “Barbie.”
|Full Name:||Barbara Palvin|
|Date of Birth:||October 8, 1993|
|Net Worth:||US$6 million|
Early Life and Education
Barbara Palvin was born on October 8, 1993. She was born in Albertirsa (Budapest), Hungary into a Christian family of Hungarian descent.
Barbara grew up in Budapest with her grandmother. She was a lively child who enjoyed singing and football. Barbara was only 13 when she was discovered by a talent agent.
Barbara began her education at Budapest’s Erkel Ferenc Primary School. She attended Szinyei Merse Pál High School in Budapest after finishing elementary school. She then became a model and was unable to attend college.
Details about her parents has not been disclosed but she has an elder sister whose name is Anita Palvin.
She did her first editorial photo shoot for Spur magazine in 2006.
She relocated to Asia, specifically Japan, where she quickly achieved modeling success. She did, however, return to the European market to establish herself.
She quickly appeared on the cover of popular fashion magazines, including French L’Officiel in February 2010 and Russian L’Officiel and Jalouse in March and April, respectively.
In February 2010, she made her runway debut for the prestigious brand Prada during Milan Fashion Week. At the age of 19, she was chosen as a Victoria’s Secret Angel and modeled at the lingerie brand’s fashion show in 2012.
She made a stunning appearance as one of L’Oreal Paris’ spokesmodels at the 2013 Golden Globes Awards. For the Fall 2013 campaign, she was named the new face of Gas Jeans.
She appeared in the Victoria’s Secret Swim 2013 Catalogue, which unveiled the brand’s latest lingerie and swimwear collection.
She appeared on the cover of Malibu Magazine’s November 2014 issue in a retro glam look reminiscent of the 1970s.
She was featured on the covers of Elle Brazil and Vogue Portugal in the January 2015 issue. She has modeled for Jeremy Scott, Armani Exchange, H&M, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Emanuel Ungaro, Julien MacDonald, Miu Miu, Vivienne Westwood, Pull and Bear, and Christopher Kane, among others.
Elle France, Jalouse Magazine, Glamour Hungary, Harper’s Bazaar Korea, Harper’s Bazaar Spain, French Revue de Modes, and Vogue Russia have all featured her on their cover pages.
She has appeared in editorials for Real Muse, Harper’s Bazaar US, French Vogue, W, Numero, Teen Vogue, Telva Magazine, L’Officiel Paris, Cosmopolitan, and British Vogue, among others.
Aside from her mother agency, IMG Models, she has also worked with MG London, IMG Paris, Uno Models (Barcelona), Bon Image Corp. (Tokyo), Ace Models (Athens), and Tempo Models (Vienna).
Apart from modelling, Barbara is a also a good actress. She made her acting debut in 2014 with the film ‘Hercules.’
Palvin has been in a relationship with American actor Dylan Sprouse since 2018.
The lovebirds were first seen together publicly at the FIFA World Cup held in Russia. They lived in Brooklyn until the year 2021, when they relocated to Los Angeles.
Barbara has been linked to other romantic relationship in the past with other men like:
Perretta, Julian (2016 – 2017), Hamilton, Lewis (2016), Sheeran, Ed (2015), Niall (2013 – 2014), DiCaprio, Leonardo (2013), Horan, Somfai, Kristof (2010 – 2011, 2013), Bieber, Justin (2012), Tribell, William S. (2012).
Barbara Palvin Net Worth
Barbara Palvin’s net worth is $6 million. She accumulated her net worth through her modeling career having worked with many top-label fashion brands such as Armani, Prada, Chanel, as well as Victoria’s Secret.