KONTROLBEAUTY | MELANIN MONDAY’S VS MODEL Maria Borges

This is not Maria Borges first rodeo sporting her natural hair on the runway. Borges beautiful skin and body strutted the infamous Victoria Secret

Maria Borges at ADRIANA DEGREAS Fashion Show
Maria Borges at ADRIANA DEGREAS Fashion Show

runway three times in a row. Maria Borges is a gorgeous Angolan fashion model. It wouldn’t be any secret to why KontrolBeauty made her our Melanin Monday Crush! The model believes you have to take everything step by step. In which she has tattooed on her forearm. After leaving her country she was told: “be patient; take it step by step.” -via www.iammariaborges.com

 

Maria Borges Victoria Secret Fashion Show 2016
Maria Borges Victoria Secret Fashion Show 2016 -google images

The gorgeous model Maria Borges was born in Angola.

She was discovered in 2010 in an Elite modeling contest. In 2012 she signed with Supreme Agency. Since signing with Supreme she has been many runways including New York Fashion week. Borges also have appeared in many magazines and campaigns. You can check her out on Givenchy, Tommy Hilfiger, H&M, Bobbi Brown, C&A, L’Oréal, Mac Cosmetics, and Forever 21 to name a few. Now the IMG model is based out of New York and still slays in every way possible.

Maria Borges at 2014 Victoria Secret Fashion show
Maria Borges at 2014 Victoria Secret Fashion show -google images

Without a doubt, she is gorgeous and talented. This is the reason this top model is KontrolBeauty Melanin Monday crush! Like we always say…we embrace women of color to give them encouragement and to understand they are beautiful. Maria Borges is nothing less than what we call perfection! By understanding who you are and what you can do when you love yourself. Women of color are still underrepresented in history, media and the cosmetic industry. We appreciate the efforts of this unique beauty! KontrolBeauty wants to remind you KONTROL YOUR BEAUTY! Make sure you check out the 2016 Victoria Secret Paris Fashion Show tonight at 10/9C on CBS.

 

Written by @leahgordone

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Leah Gordone

Executive Beauty Director

Leah Gordone is an published writer and full-time content contributor to YouTube and Kontrol Magazine. She has been known for her beauty videos, college vlogs and crazy storytime videos on YouTube. Not only is she a rising star in the cyber world but she is also an educator. Gordone has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and Speech and upon completion of a Master's in Education in School Counseling. Instagram/Twitter/YouTube @leahgordone