Padma Lakshmi's Vintage Modeling Photos Prove She Doesn't Age
The #TopChef host and judge used to be a top model.
Long before heating up the kitchen as host and judge of Top Chef, Padma Lakshmi heated up the pages of ELLE Italia and ad campaigns for Roberto Cavalli. Padma originally made a name for herself as the first internationally successful Indian supermodel, and she has the pics to prove it. Whether she was wearing a gown, lingerie, or nothing at all, Padma oozed ethereal elegance in every shot during her modeling days.
Check out some of Padma's stunning throwback modeling photos below, and you'll be more and more in awe of her beauty with every click.