Store officials at Mavi say the clothing Lima wore in the ad campaigns was met with so much demand that they ran out of stock.
Three years later, Lima moved to New York City and signed with Elite Model Management.As speculation surrounding Miki and Muyi's relationship grew following their posts on Weibo the pair began trending on Twitter, with some commentators branding the rumoured romance 'gross', while others dismissed it as a publicity stunt.(being their longest-running model and named "the most valuable Victoria's Secret Angel" in 2017), as a spokesmodel for Maybelline cosmetics since 2003 and for her Super Bowl and Kia Motors commercials.It also provided a 20% increase in stores and online traffic.Furthermore, her television commercial, which was watched by 28 million people, became a trending topic at Twitter and the number of people on Mavi's Facebook page increased by 20%.Since 2014, Lima has been the world's second highest-paid model.
In 2012, she came in 4th on the Forbes top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $7.3 million in one year.
Both sent in pictures, and the contest sponsor soon asked Lima to come out for the competition.
Soon after, at the age of 15, she entered and finished in first place in Ford's "Supermodel of Brazil" model search.
As a runway model, she has walked the catwalk for designers such as Rosa Cha, Blue man, Fashion's Night Out, Caio Gobbi, Fause Haten, M.
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They've recorded duets together and flood their social networking profiles with pictures of the two of them.