Our interview with gorgeous Spokes Model, TV Host and influencer Victoria Barbara who has transformed her natural good looks and love of fitness into a wildly successful modeling career, gracing the pages of GQ, Sports Illustrated, Women’s Heath, Maxim, and Marie Claire magazines.
Through her beauty and dedication to health, she has cultivated a strong following as a fitness and lifestyle mentor to thousands of people. She offers her followers educational and entertaining advice on cooking, especially raw food, interior decorating, and fashion.
Victoria Barbara has devoted her life to raising the profile of causes close to her heart. Her philanthropic works, primarily focusing on children’s causes, such as outreach to orphans and cerebral palsy, have inspired the generous spirits of people across the world. Victoria Barbara’s dream is to have her own foundation, dedicated to improving the lives of orphaned children. She has taken her cue from her hero, Oprah Winfrey, who encourages people of all walks of life to live fearlessly through the wisdom of both their hearts and their dreams.
Hi Victoria please tell us a little about you?
Born and raised in the US, mother is Cuban and father is Brazilian. I am simple girl with big dreams. I believe in women empowerment and supporting children in need. I am a CEO of my own fashion line launching this year. I am a Spokesperson for different charities in Miami and LA. Currently working in fashion and beauty and some film projects.
Describe yourself in 3 words?
Determined. Driven. Confident.
Name one your strengths?
Who is your biggest supporter?
My fans. They inspire me.
Who has been the biggest influence on your life?
God. I am blessed and grateful.
How did you get started in the modeling industry?
I was spotted by a photographer and rest is history.
What advice would you give to women trying to become models?
What is your own definition of happiness?
Best advice ever given?
Don’t give up.
Now about your acting career, what was your first acting role?
Did a film years back and about to embark on new film projects.
What is the best and worst part of being an actress?
Best is you get to live your passion.
Worst is I have to leave my fur babies home.
What projects you have been part of?
I have endorsement deals I am working on. I have Magazine features coming out. I am currently working on film projects but I am not at liberty to discuss.
What is your workout routine these days?
Boot camp! Yes you heard me.
What is your favorite healthy food?
And your favorite cheat food?
Which workout you recommend for people who are starting in this 2018?
Hiking, start slow until you get your strength.
And which magazine or project is still on your bucket list?
Many! In fashion, beauty, lifestyle..
Who is your biggest beauty inspiration?
What’s next for Victoria Barbara?
More charity work. Building my empire. Film.
If you could meet someone living or dead, who would it be?
Who is your favorite Actor/Actress?
Favorite actor: Anthony Hopkins
Favorite actress: Cate Blanchett
3 things you can’t leave your house without?
One of my dogs
Something people don’t know about you?
I have six dogs.
What would be a deal breaker on a first date?
What music do you like?
I am old school – so 90s and 80s music
Your idea of a perfect Sunday is?
Spending time with my fur babies
How’s a normal day in your life?
Make sure my fur babies are taken care of.
How do you see yourself in 5 years?
Running my empire.
Do you support any charities?
Lighthouse Foundation and Make A Wish
Where can you follow you?
@bvictoriaangel – IG
Victoria Barbara – FB
Holiday Destination: Maldives
Food: Pizza / Cuban food
Drink: Alkaline Water
Celebrity Crush: Drake and Chris Hemsworth
Song: Miss Me
Sports Team: Miami Heat
Photog: Dylan Perlot @dylanperlot
Asst: Yuya Tun @yuya_beauty
Stylist: Horacio Aguilar @styledbyhoracio
PR Agency: @nowprla