Supermodel Paulina Porizkova proves that she actually gets better with age as she shows off her incredible figure in a ‘full frontal nude’ Vogue cover shoot at the age of 56.
The fashion favorite unveiled her beautiful cover for it Vogue CS on Instagram on Tuesday morning, revealing a snapshot of herself modeling an all-sheer black bodysuit – using two swan emojis to cover her nipples.
Paulina, who has been incredibly open about the nonsurgical efforts she made to maintain her figure in her 50s, is modeled minimal makeup throughout the shoot, while her blonde locks are styled in a tousled, undone ‘do .
In her Instagram post, Paulina thanked the ‘brave people’ at Vogue CS for ‘daring’ to collaborate with her on such a daring shoot, noting the personal significance of her latest cover launch that took place almost 40 years after the main role came. on the cover of her first issue of Vogue, when she was recording for the German edition in 1981.
If you have it … 56-year-old supermodel Paulina Porizkova shows off her incredible figure in a ‘full frontal nude’ cover shoot for Vogue CS
‘Exactly 40 years after my very first (German) Vogue cover at the age of sixteen, here’s a new one. Completely frontal naked, at the age of 56, on Vogue Cz, ‘she wrote.
‘I would really like to thank the brave people at Vogue CZ … for their courage to do this – but most of all the incredible team behind this photo shoot.
“I can’t wait to share the inside pages too, this was one of the most fun and playful shoots I’ve done – possibly in my life.”
On Monday, the former Sports Illustrated Swimsuit star gave a sneak peek at the content that will appear on the pages of the magazine when she shared a behind-the-scenes video from the shoot, in which she sees her playing the piano while creating a model. chic velvet dressing gown and green trousers.
The cover reveal, which was shot in her New York City apartment, comes just days after Paulina celebrated her 56th birthday, and hours after she started talking about love and dating at 50 after the death of her estranged husband and soulmate. ‘. Ric Ocasek.
Fighting Back: Vogue cover reveal comes just weeks after Paulina faced vile backlash from trolls over lingerie shoot she shared on Instagram
Upset: Paulina was labeled ‘sick’ and ‘desperate’ by trolls after she shared the footage showing her black lingerie and thigh-high stockings modeling in her New York home
The supermodel gave in Yahoo Life on Monday that she’s not sure what she wants in a partner because she’s not the same person she was when she met The Cars frontman as a teenager – but she hasn’t ruled out getting married again.
“I don’t know what I want because my husband was my soul mate for so long, and what he gave me at the time is no longer what I need,” she said. ‘I need something different now because I’m much more fabulous now than I was when I was 19. I need a man who can withstand my greatness. ‘
Paulina was only 19 when she met Ric on the set of the music video for The Cars’ hit “Drive” in 1984. They married five years later after they met, when she was 24 and he was 45. They had two. sons, Jonathan and Oliver.
In 2017, Paulina and Ric quietly separated after nearly 30 years of marriage, noting that the end of their relationship came “ as a shock ” to her because she was “ never pregnant ” because she wasn’t married to him. They planned to get a divorce when he died at the age of 75 in September 2019.
“And now that I’m dating again, I realize I’m not very good at it,” she said. “I keep being a weird teenager when it comes to dating because the last time I dated I was a teenager.”
In Search of Love: Paulina stressed that she doesn’t want a man who ‘doesn’t hear’ her and treats her ‘like a beautiful and worthy object’
Recognizable: Paulina said she acts like a teenager when it comes to dating because she was a teenager the last time she dated
Paulina stressed that she doesn’t want a man who “doesn’t hear” her and treats her “like a beautiful and dignified object,” and said she still isn’t sure how to know if someone likes her for who she is as a person.
“ One thing I’ve realized now, after going on dates with some men who have regular jobs and are great guys, is that I find talent sexy – and talented men are generally a lot more complicated than non-talented, ” she explained.
“I know better than to say ‘never,’ but a rock musician is definitely the last on my dating calendar.”
Paulina said her sons Jonathan, 27, and Oliver, 22, were supportive of her dating, but she noted that she won’t introduce them to anyone unless the relationship is serious.
The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit star also discussed how ‘sex gets better with age’, which surprised her after hearing ‘horror stories’ about women losing their sex drive after menopause.
Memories: Paulina was only 19 when she met her late husband on the set of the music video for The Cars’ hit “ Drive ” in 1984 (pictured), and they married five years later
Never Say Never: Paulina (pictured with Ric in 1990) said she hasn’t ruled out getting married again because she’s still a ‘totally hopeless romantic’
Support System: Paulina said her sons Jonathan, 27, and Oliver, 22, supported her dating. She and Ric are pictured with their sons in 2016
And it turns out that it only gets better because I know my body so much better. Whatever confidence and wisdom you gain over the years, it pays off in your 50s, ”she said.
Now I take my pleasure where I know I had it or where I can. I’m not there to please the man; I am there to be satisfied. ‘
The past year and a half after Ric’s death has been incredibly difficult for Paulina. While mourning the Cars frontman, she struggled with depression, anxiety, and anger after learning that he took her out of his will – leaving her penniless, including her own earnings as a model.
Paulina recently revealed that after the rocker’s death, she’s so stuck with money that her friends had to buy her food to live on.
Last September, she sold the New York City mansion where she and Ric had lived for over 30 years for $ 10 million. She still has her home in New York State and now lives in a rental apartment in Manhattan.
New stuff: the model is back to work as a model, and on Monday she shared a behind-the-scenes video of herself playing the piano in her apartment
Throwback: Paulina played the piano in a shoot for Czech Vogue that was photographed by Marie Tomanova for the May issue of the magazine