- Candice Swanepoel is a model and philanthropist hailing from Mooi-River in KZN
- She is hugely popular on Instagram where she has over 11 million followers
- She is a mother to one child and recently announced she is expecting her second
Can you imagine earning over R800K just for posting a picture on Instagram? South African Victoria's Secret model and philanthropist Candice Swanepoel, knows first hand how that feels.
The 29-year-old who comes from a small town in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands, Mooi River, was named recently as the most influential lingerie model on Instagram.
As a result of her reach and influence, she earns as much as R840,000 for a single post on the social media app, where she has 11.8 million followers. Briefly.co.za learned from reports on research conducted by lingerie company Bluebella, that she is best known for her work with Victoria’s Secret and was listed at eighth place in 2016’s Forbes top-earning models list.
Swanepoel recently announced that she is expecting her second child with fiancé Hermann Nicoli. She has previously used her influence on social media platforms to champion the cause of mother's who face breastfeeding difficulties and children in war torn regions.
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