Her shockingly-skinny figure drew gasps when she appeared at a Victoria's Secret swimwear launch earlier this week. But year-old model Candice Swanepoel has defended her dramatically slimmed down figure, insisting she is perfectly healthy. The South African model insisted: 'I am healthy and happy. Barely there: Candice Swanepoel has defended her rail-thin figure, insisting she is healthy, pictured here on Wednesday at a Victoria's Secret swimwear launch in Los Angeles. She told celebrity website People.
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By Suzy Weiss and Catherine Kast. November 5, am Updated November 5, am. The show has been produced for 22 years, and the models who walk have long been considered the pinnacle of beauty. VS models often go to extremes to achieve their physiques.
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When Victoria's Secret model Candice Swanepoel showed up for a photo opp in Los Angeles in a bikini last week, she appeared to have dropped some weight since her last public appearance, causing critics to call her "scary skinny" and say she's too thin for the job of swimsuit model. A couple of months ago, she appeared on the cover of the VS swim issue and didn't cause much of a stir hotness factor aside , but the above photo prompted the New York Daily News to write , "There's sexy skinny and then there's scary skinny. Model Candice Swanepoel looked more like the latter Wednesday when she made an appearance to promote the new Victoria's Secret line of swimwear at the collection's launch event in West Hollywood.
Lingerie firm Victoria's Secret was once famous for choosing 'curvy ' models to advertise their swimwear. But when the firm unveiled their latest swimwear range onlookers were shocked when model Candice Swanepoel revealed her alarmingly thin figure. The year-old appeared to have lost a significant amount of weight as she modelled the lingerie line's new range of swimwear at The Mondrian hotel in Los Angeles. Frightening: Victoria's Secret model Candice Swanepoel shocked onlookers today as she revealed her alarmingly thin figure whilst modelling the lingerie line's new range of swimwear, alongside Alessadra Ambrosio, left, and Adriana Lima, right.