She was discovered at a flea market by a modeling scout when she was just 15 years old.
In 2010, she became a Victoria's Secret Angel and walked in the brand's annual fashion show for many years.
Swanepoel has walked in numerous Victoria's Secret fashion shows and was even chosen to wear the coveted Fantasy Bra in 2013.
In 2010, she was voted as number 61 on the Maxim Hot 100 list.
Candice has appeared on the covers of numerous magazines, including Vogue, Elle, and Harper's Bazaar.
She has been the face of numerous high-profile campaigns for brands such as Versace, Tom Ford, and Givenchy.
She is a philanthropist and has supported numerous causes, including Mothers2Mothers and the Save the Rhino organization.
In 2014, she was named as one of Forbes' highest-earning models, with an estimated income of $3 million that year.
Swanepoel has designed her own swimwear line, called Tropic of C.
Swanepoel has been named as one of the most beautiful women in the world by numerous publications, including People magazine and Maxim