Hawaii was the last state that joined the United States. Had those in the mainlandseen the women of the state, Hawaii could have probably been invited to the Unionmuch earlier. Here is a list of the top 10 most beautiful women in Hawaii.
10 Kiana Tom
Kiana Tom is a television presenter, fitness guru, author and actress from Maui.She has Hawaiian, Chinese and Irish blood. She was the host of the ESPN lifestyle,fitness and health program called “Kiana’s Flex Appeal.” She was also the mainpresenter of other shows in the sports channel, including “Kiana’s Too Fit 2 Quit,”“Summer Sizzle with Kiana” and “Hot Summer Nights with Kiana.” She also hostedABC’s “Super Bowl Nightlife.” She appeared in the movie entitled UniversalSoldier: The Return with action star Jean Claude Van Damme. She also wrote thebook called Kiana’s Body Sculpting.
9 Tori Praver
Tori Praver is a swimsuit model. A photographer discovered her when she wasonly 13 years old in a Lahaina supermarket in Maui. She then worked in advertisingcampaigns for Liu Jo, Tally Wiejl, Guess and Yamamay. She has also appeared onthe cover of several publications, including Glamour, Cover and Cosmopolitan. In2007, she was included in the swimsuit edition of Sports Illustrated as the subject ofbody painting works by Joanne Gair. This was repeated the following year. SportsIllustrated also featured her in the 2009 edition of the swimsuit issue. In 2009, Praverbegan her own swimsuit line called Tori Praver Swimwear.
8 Flo Jalin
Flo Jalin is a model of Taiwanese descent from Honolulu. She first started out asa calendar girl in 1998. She is also a beauty pageant veteran, winning titles suchas Miss Hawaiian Tropics Maui in 1999. Miss Hawaii Tropics Honolulu in 2000 andMiss Hawaiian Tropics Taiwan in 2000. She also landed in the top 12 of the MissHawaiian Tropics Nationals in 2000. She is the spokesmodel of Faze Gauges andPinnacle.
7 Lily Thai
Lily Thai is an actress who used to star in pornographic movies. She was born inHonolulu and is of Filipino and Italian descent. She started out as a dancer in stripclubs in Texas before she appeared in her first porn movie in 2003. She has beennominated a few times in the Adult Video News Awards, including for Best Tease,Best All-Girl Scene and Best Starlet. She retired from the industry in 2005.
6 Maggie Q
Her real name is Margaret Denise Quigley, but she is more popularly known asMaggie Q. She was born in Honolulu and has Polish, Irish and Vietnamese blood.She started out as a model in Japan when she was 17 years old. She also tried her luck in Taiwan before finally settling in Hong Kong where Jackie Chan discovered her. She was part of the television drama called House of the Dragon before appearing in the movies like Model from Hell and Gen-Y Cops. Chan then included her in the films Manhattan Midnight and Rush Hour 2. She also plays the lead role in the CW series called Nikita.
5 Stacy Kamano
Stacy Kamano is an actress born in Honolulu. She is of Japanese, German, Polishand Russian descent. When she was only 11 years old, she won the Miss TropicalPre-Teen Hawaii pageant. She then decided to join show business, appearing aspart of the cast of Baywatch Hawaii. She was also part of the movie called Returnto the Batcave: The Misadventures of Adam and Burt in 2003. She then had a guestspot in the long-running drama The Bold and the Beautiful. Kamano also hostedthe shows Hotlines and Extreme Sports.
4 Tia Carrere
3 Patricia Ford
Patricia Ford is a model from Honolulu of German, Irish, Portuguese, Chinese andHawaiian descent. She started out by joining the Tropical Teen beauty pageant. Shethen appeared as a calendar model for Hawaii’s Hardbodies, Island Muscle Cars,Hawaii’s Beautiful Women, Bikini Open, Surfing Magazine and Jade Unlimited. Shealso released her own calendars in 1994 and 1997. She has also modeled for thespecial editions of Playboy Magazine, including “Wet and Wild: Hot Holidays,” “Howto Reawaken Your Sexual Powers” and “No Boys Allowed.”
2 Nicole Scherzinger
Nicole Scherzinger is a recording artist born in Honolulu of Filipino, Russian andHawaiian descent. She is considered as one of the most successful musical acts ofthe 2000's because of the sales of both her solo recordings and that of The PussycatDolls. She is also considered as one of the best dancing musicians in the world. Shehas also been ranked as one of the 100 greatest women in music and sexiest artistsof all time. Scherzinger has also modeled for products like Estee Lauder, Nike, Beatsby Dr. Dre and Herbal Essences.
1 Jarah Mariano
Jarah Mariano is a model from Kauai. She is of Korean and Hawaiian descent.She has appeared in ads for Armani Exchange, Sephora, Roxy Quiksilver, H&M,Avon, Old Navy, Levi’s, MAC and Abercrombie & Fitch. She has also appeared inthe catalogues of Victoria’s Secret. Mariano was part of the swimsuit editionof Sports Illustrated magazine for 2008 and 2009. She has appeared in televisionshows like Chuck and Rescue Me, and in movies like Minority Report and TheGirl from Monday.