Candice Swanepoel is hot! Maxim Hot 100 winner hot!
Local export, Candice Swanepoel was announced as the hottest woman in the world by Maxim US magazine, topping their hot 100 list.
Our Candice beat of the likes of Cara Delevingne, Katy Perry, Jennifer Lawrence and Scarlett Johansson, to take the Maxim crown.
"It's a huge honor to be Maxim's No. 1, among so many beautiful and talented women! It's a great feeling," said Candice.
Announcing Candice as their number one Maxim said, "Candice Swanepoel is the ideal embodiment of the new Maxim brand: stunning, sophisticated, elegant".
"It's not only her flawless beauty and effortless grace that have garnered her the coveted 2014 Hot 100 Number 1 placement, but also her business acumen. She has risen to become one of the world's top supermodels and has transcended the accolade to become a global brand. It's hard to imagine a woman more perfect."
Well done Candice, way to make us real proud!
Another South African export, actress Charlize Theron, made the list at number ahead of last years winner, Miley Cyrus.