The Top Sexiest Models ranking is designed to highlight those fresh, approachable beauties that fuel millions of dreams for clients like Victoria's Secret, Eres, H&M lingerie/swimwear and Sports Illustrated.Measuring a girl's visibility, fashion kudos, cultural impact and continued success with key clients within the market, the sexiest ranking showcases the beauties who channel their sex appeal into big bucks and major bookings.Regardless of what you think of Essena's point of view, she changed the conversation around social media forever and helped remind us that what we see on our feeds is only one small (often edited) slice of people's actual lives.The Youtuber has been posting beauty tutorials since 2010, sharing everything from her tips for gorge prom makeup to how to get a glam Victoria's Secret Fashion Show-inspired look. She now has 2.7 million subscribers on You Tube, another 2.5 million on Instagram, and has scored invites to red-hot events like the Teen Choice Awards and the MTV Video Music Awards.But it wasn't until she edited her captions to reflect the truth behind each photo and quit social media in an emotional video, that she went viral.By exposing the sometimes dark side of social media, Essena became a controversial figure — while some praised her bravery, some think she's a hoax and others think social media isn't as bad as she made it out to be.Now that she's back on everyone's radar, and we can't wait to see what she does next.
When she's not writing for Seventeen.com, Emily is either diving into another book or writing an English paper at Denison University, where she's a freshman.
Alessia Cara, 19: The Rising Star With her Billboard Top 10 single "Here", a debut EP and debut album, and endorsements from Taylor Swift and Nick Jonas, 2015 was the year Alessia officially transformed from a cool You Tuber posting cover songs to a full-fledged pop star.
As the year closes, her star continues to rise, making her one to def watch in 2016. Her heartbreaking dance tribute to her late dad helped her beat out Nick Carter to win first place on the show!
At first glance, the teens who made headlines in 2015 couldn't be more different.
Some captivate millions of fans on You Tube or Instagram, others are diving into their science textbooks to make the world a better place, and some are changing the face of sports.
Maybe that's also why she was just named the most reblogged actress on Tumblr this year.