South of the border of the United States is a country with women so hot and with faces and bodies that are over the top. Sure, there may be problems with all their drug cartels, but with women like these, there are more than enough reasons to keep the border open. Here now is a list of the top 10 most beautiful women celebrities in Mexico.
10 Ana de la Reguera
Ana de la Reguera is an actress with good beauty genes. Her mother used to be the beauty queen in the Mexican state of Veracruz. She made her acting debut in 1996 in the telenovela called “Azul.” She followed it up the next year with “Pueblo Chico, Infierno Grande” that won her a Heraldo Award for Best Female Acting. She then made “Cara o Cruz,” a telenovela for the Hispanic audience in the United States. She has also appeared in Hollywood movies like “Nacho Libre” and “Cowboys and Aliens,” as well as television shows like “Eastbound & Down.”
9 Ana Claudia Talancon
Ana Claudia Talancon is an actress who made her debut in telenovelas like “Al Norte del Corazon” and “Senora.” She won the 1999 Sol de Oro Award for Best New Actress for her role in “Romantica Obsesion.” She moved to the big screen with “El Cometa” that earned her a nomination for Best New Actress. She has also appeared in films like “Fast Food Nation” and “One Missed Call.”
8 Carolina Tejera
Carolina Tejera is an actress with a Mexican father and a Spanish mother. She is based in Venezuela where she made her debut in 2006 in “Volver a Vivir.” She also starred in the popular telenovela “Gata Salvaje.” In 2010, she began working in telenovelas produced by the Miami-based Telemundo Studios. She has appeared in soap operas like “Aurora” and “Corazon Valiente.”
7 Ninel Herrera Conde
Ninel Herrera Conde is a singer and actress. She made her singing debut in 2003 when she released a duet with Jose Manuel Figueroa entitled “Callados.” The record got a nomination from the Latin Grammys. She made her television debut the following year through the reality show “Big Brother VIP.” She then appeared in the television show called “Rebelde” that got her a nomination as Best Lead Actress from the 2006 TVyNovelas. The show made Conde a celebrity not just in Mexico, but also in Chile, Colombia, Romania, Croatia, Brazil, Peru and Spain. She also appeared in the American television series “Ugly Betty.”
6 Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez is an actress and singer with Mexican and Italian ancestries. She made her acting debut when she was just seven years old when she appeared in “Barney and Friends.” She also appeared in the movie “Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over” and in the television show “Walker, Texas Ranger: Trial by Fire.” Her breakthrough came through the Disney Channel when she got recurring roles in “The Suite Life of Zack & Cody” and “Hannah Montana.” She then starred in “Wizards of Waverly Place.” She also appeared in the movie called “Ramona & Beezus.” Gomez also fronts her own band called Selena Gomez & the Scene, which has released minor hits like “Who Says” and “Love You Like a Love Song.”
5 Mariana Bayon
Mariana Bayon is a model who won in the first season of the television show “Mexico’s Next Top Model.” After enduring a tough childhood that saw her sister passing away because of cancer and her parents obtaining a divorce when she was just eight years old, Bayon made the best of the situation and started accepting modeling jobs in her hometown of Torreon in Coahuila. After winning the modeling contest, Bayon was featured in the cover of Glamour in Mexico. She has also gotten a foothold in Germany and Switzerland after signing contracts with Modelwerk and Visage.
4 Elsa Benitez
Elsa Benitez is a model who got her break after winning a contest in Costa Rica when she was just 18 years old. She has appeared in the cover of magazines like Vogue, Elle, Glamour, Harper’s Bazaar, Mademoiselle and Marie Claire. She has also appeared in the swimsuit edition of Sports Illustrated magazine. She has appeared in fashion shows for Chanel, Christian Dior, Versace, Fendi, Escada and Salvatore Ferragamo. She has also modeled for Victoria’s Secret. Benitez also hosts the television show “Mexico’s Next Top Model.”
3 Jessica Alba
Jessica Alba is of Mexican, American, Danish and French Canadian descent. She first appeared in shows like “Camp Nowhere” and “The Secret World of Alex Mack.” She then starred in the television series “Dark Angel,” a role that got her an acting nomination from the Golden Globe. She also appeared in movies like “Honey,” “Sin City,” “Into the Blue” and the “Fantastic Four” series. She has appeared consistently in the list of sexiest and most desirable women in the world. Playboy Magazine even used her image without authorization in its cover.
2 Salma Hayek
Salma Hayek is an actress who made her debut in the 1989 telenovela called “Teresa.” She also starred in 1994’s “El Callejon de los Milagros (Miracle Alley),” the most awarded Mexican film in history. Her performance garnered for her an acting nomination from the Ariel Awards. She then moved to Hollywood where she overcame her lack of English skills and dyslexia to star in the 1995 movie “Desperado” opposite Antonio Banderas. Hayek received an Academy Award nomination for her lead performance in the 2002 movie called “Frida.” She also served as executive producer of the award-winning series called “Ugly Betty.”
1 Jimena Navarrete
Jimena Navarrete is an actress and model who started out her career winning in beauty pageants around the world. After being named as Nuestra Belleza Mexico in 2009, she went on to win the Miss Universe title in 2010. After her reign was over, she shifted to modeling. She then became the official face of products like L’ Oreal Paris and Old Navy. She also portrayed a role in the telenovela “Senor de los Cieolos.”