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Daniela De Jesus Cosio, born on January 11th, 1986 in La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico is a supermodel that is the new ambassador of Maybelline New York.
Daniela made her entry into the fashion world back in 2005 when she was noticed by Major Model Management after being one of the participants in the beauty contest called Nuestra Belleza Mexico during 2005 in Mexico.
She was studying tourism at UABCS State University when she entered the beauty pageant. She is best known for her participation in Miss Mexico 2005, in which she won the runner-up position.
Since then Daniela has walked the catwalks of some of the biggest names in fashion: Giorgio Armani, Giambattista Valli, Vivienne Westwood, Betsey Johnson, Alexandre Vauthier, Marchesa, Mara Hoffman, Jean Paul Gaultier and Philipp Plein.
She was also the face of numerous advertising campaigns, such as numerous campaigns organized by Emporio Armani, Guess, Victoria's Secret and Ralph Lauren Fragrances.
"Maybelline New York is extremely pleased to welcome Daniela De Jesus to their team, since she expresses perfectly the positive spirit, cosmopolitan energy and the attitude of the fashion brand" said Damien Bertrand - Global Brand President of Maybelline.
"In Maybelline New York I have always appreciated the innovation of products and the brand's ability to be constantly in line with the latest trends" said Daniela.
For me it is both an honor and a source of pride to work with a brand loved by women worldwide."
Daniela joins a group of other models that includes Christy Turlington, Julia Stegner, Erin Wasson, Kemp Muhl, Shu-Pei Qin, Emily DiDonato, Jessica White, Charlotte Free and Frida Gustavsson.
At fashion week in Paris he has modeled for various designers including Giorgio Armani - in addition to representing Clarins around the world as well as being of among many other international campaigns.
The top model from La Paz spent a vacation with the famous Italian couture designer Giorgio Armani and was seen posing next to the famous designer.
"Great respect and admiration for Giorgio Armani," was how she titled a photograph she published on her account on Instagram and published other images where you can see her on his luxurious yacht along with other friends.
She was taken under contract by Major Model Management in New York City and Milan.
She subsequently appeared in international editions of Vogue and Maxim. As a runway model, she has walked for designers such as Marchesa, Guess?, Baby Phat, Chado Ralph Rucci, Mara Hoffman, Jean Paul Gaultier, Georges Hobeika, Iceberg, Maritha Francois Girbaud, Vivienne Westwood, Betsey Johnson, Pamella Roland and Armani.
In 2010, Cosio was featured in Pantene Shine Satisfaction commercial and in the ad campaigns for Express (clothing retailer) in Spring/Summer 2012, Express (clothing retailer), Loyalty Fragrance Men's Fragrance Spring/Summer 2012, Love Express (clothing retailer) Fragrance Fragrance Campaign in Spring/Summer 2012. Models.com ranked Cosio at number 25 on its "Money Girls" list.
She has appeared in editorials for Abercrombie & Fitch, Antica Murrina, Aubade, Ava Strahl, Chilly, Clarins, Demetrios International, Ecko Unltd., Timepieces, Express, Express 'Love Express' fragrance, Express 'Loyalty' fragrance, Fiorucci, Goldenpoint, Guess?, Henry Cotton's, L'Oreal, La Senza, Lormar, Marsel, Newport Polarized, Pantene, Penti, Philippe Matignon, Ralph Lauren 'Big Pony' fragrances, Victoria's Secret, Vinni and Yamamay.
She has graced covers for Magazines in Italy 'Vogue Gioiello' - 2007; 'Maxim' - April 2008; 'Grazia' - January 2009 - in Mexico: 'Balance' - 2006 - in Spain: 'Beauty Forum' - May 2010 and in the US: 'Simply the Best' - January/February 2007; 'Palm Beach Illustrated' - April 2007 among many others.
Before being signed by Major Model Management Daniela appeared on the covers of Palm Beach Illustrated and Simply the Best and in 2007 she did her first magazine editorial for Italian Vogue.
In April 2008, she appeared on the cover of Italian Maxim and her modelling career takes off the following year. Still during 2008, Daniela appeared in a feature article in thelmagist.com as being the rising star to look out for.
Models.com made a video titled 'The Devastating Daniela' and Bruce Weber photographed her for Abercrombie & Fitch. In September, she wore Maria Hoffman, Vena Cava, Chado Ralph Rucci, Marchesa and Verrier in the New York spring fashion shows.
In January 2009, she appeared in an editorial in Italian Vogue - again photographed by Bruce Weber and walked pre-fall designs for Giambattista Valli in Florence.
During 2010 Daniela modelled fashion by Basil Soda, Georges Chakra, Chado Ralph Rucci, Vena Cava, Marchesa, Mara Hoffman, Vivienne Westwood and Iceberg to name a few of the famous brands.
Also in 2010, Daniela started wearing designs by Guess by Marciano, as well as the brands of last year. In May she was the cover of Beauty Forum in Spain.
2011 saw her modelling ready to wear designs created by John Richmond, Guess Jeans, Roccobarocco, Philipp Plein and Parah Noir. Bruce Weber photographed Daniela again for Spanish Vogue.
In 2012, Daniela modelled haute couture by Zahia in both the spring/summer and autumn/winter shows and ready to wear by Talbot Runhoff and Philipp Plein.
In July of 2013 Daniela was named as a spokeswoman for Maybelline - because they believe she well depicts the cosmopolitan energy, positive spirit and the fashion edge of the iconic brand.
Daniela stated that she loves the trend setting and inventive makeup of the brand. The same year she debuted in print and television campaigns for Maybelline.
Modelling haute couture for John Paul Gaultier and Zahia and ready to wear by names such as Vivienne Westwood, Roccobarocco, Etam and Lauren by Ralph Lauren saw Daniela on catwalks for both fashion seasons.
In 2014, Daniela continued as a spokeswoman for Maybelline and did advertisements for Philipp Plein and editorial for Vietnamese Elle. She was also photographed by Antoine Verglas for the cover of Mexican Cosmopolitan.
2015 began with shows by Etam, Giorgio Armani and John Richmond.
Fashion photographer Benjamin Kanarek teamed up with top model Daniela De Jesus Cosio for the Modern Couture story in the pages of one of ELLE Vietnam's 2014 editions.
Daniela was styled by Coline Peyrot in Haute Couture pieces by the likes of Atelier Versace, Armani Prive, Zuhair Murad, Valentino, Dior, Gaultier Paris, Elie Saab, and Chanel among others. Hair styling courtesy of Kazue Deki at Calliste with makeup by Marielle Loubet at Calliste.
"On a steaming hot 40 degree centigrade day in Paris, the Super Sexy Daniela De Jesus Cosio, Mexican Supermodel and the face of Maybelline and Clarins turns up the heat in Hot Couture for ELLE Vietnam, October 2014."
"Modern Couture features sensual and modern couture worn by one of the most stunning and ravishingly gorgeous models on the scene today. Daniela lights up our fire wearing Haute Couture by the likes of, Atelier Versace, Armani Prive, Zuhair Murad, Valentino, Dior, Gaultier Paris, Elie Saab, Alexandre Vauthier, Chanel, Dice Kayek, Alexis Mabille, Georges Chakra, Fred Sathal, Maison Martin Margiela & Schiaparelli. Enjoy the Heat Couture Wave - it doesn't get any hotter." - Benjamin Kanarek
Daniela is represented by Mega Models-Miami, Premier Model Management in London, Essenza Modelos in Mexico, and Women Management in Milan. Model Daniela de Jesus Cosio is now also represented by IMG London. She was already with IMG NY, MP Paris and Major Milan.
There is not a wealth of information about Daniela on the internet which lead one to believe she prefers to live her life out of the spotlight. Which would lead me to believe she is likely a very smart and confident woman who doesn't seek public attention.
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