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What did you dress up as for Halloween? Nicole Faria


What did you dress up as for Halloween? Nicole Faria

Nicole Estelle Faria was born in 9 February 1990, is an Indian actress, model and the winner of the Miss Earth 2010 pageant. She is the brand ambassador for various brands including Clean & Clear, a line of dermatology products owned by Johnson & Johnson and was the international brand ambassador for Swiss luxury wristwatches FrΓ©dΓ©rique Constant. She was featured on international fashion and lifestyle magazine covers, like Elle, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, JFW, Man’s World Magazine and appeared on the Kingfisher Calendar in 2014. She has made significant contribution in spreading awareness about the detrimental effect of pollution on Rabindra Sarobar Lakes in Kolkata, West Bengal.

In January 2018, Nicole received an award from the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind for being the first Indian woman to win the title of Miss Earth 2010. She was one of 112 women honoured as First Ladies of the country for their pioneering achievements after an extensive research process made by the Ministry of Women and Child Development of India.

Nicole entered the world of fashion at the age of fifteen, working in the industry in Delhi, Mumbai, and Colombo, Sri Lanka. Since the international Miss Earth pageant, she has had opportunities to break into Bollywood. In an interview, when asked how her life has changed after winning the Miss Earth 2010, she replied: “It has changed a lot β€” drastically. Right after the win, I started getting better work and more work. The quality of work shot up to the stars. And I have met so many new people, so many nice, very warm-hearted people. I have got to travel the world, see more places, get a taste of different cultures and traditions, which is very satisfying for me.” She has posed for fashion magazines including Elle, Cosmopolitan, and Vogue.

She has walked the ramp in the Lakme Fashion Week, Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week, and Colombo Fashion Week. In November 2010, Faria was featured in a television commercial made by the HP Personal Systems for its snap-on cover notebooks, called “The Computer is Personal Again” campaign.

Faria has travelled the world as the global brand ambassador for FrΓ©dΓ©rique Constant Geneve. A percentage of proceeds from all the watches goes to the International Children’s Heart Foundation. Her role as global brand ambassador for the Swiss watch took her to various countries.