Padma Lakshmi knew what she wanted and went for it. Immediately after getting her bachelor's degree, she began to make waves in the fashion scene. She got her start in Spain, a hotbed for stunners, and it has been uphill ever since. Vogue, Elle and Glamour featured her in its pages, and soon she was strutting her stuff for big designer names such as Versace, Armani and Ralph Lauren. [askmen]
sexy photo of Padma Lakshmi
Her nude shots from her Helmut Newton days could make any man create a new god in her honor to worship on a daily basis.