Cris Urena is definitely a model to watch this year! Her career is blossoming as she has landed both recent work with Victoria's Secret and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2014. Featured in several swimsuit looks but the look that stands out the most is her SI body painting pictorial. This retro-looking suit is one inspired by a 1967 Rudi Gemreich bathing suit. At first glance, looks like a real swimsuit ... great body paint work!
Yes, Cris Urena is building up her professional modeling portfolio and is on the rise with a nice, natural look. She is of Dominican descent like Arlenis Sosa. Her body painting photographs for this year's SI Swimsuit Issue were taken in St. Lucia by Walter Iooss, Jr.