Born in a middle-class family of two children, this ravishing Latina started her modelling pursuits early at the age of sixteen. She first earned the crown of ‘Nuestra Belleza Jalisco’ in her hometown Guadalajara in 2009 and then took part in the national beauty pageant of Mexico, ‘Nuestra Belleza México’ where she emerged the winner. The following year, she won the Miss Universe beauty pageant that brought her immense fame, popularity and media attention.
She has featured in TV programs like 'La tempestad', and '108 Costuras'; presented several events including Nuestra Belleza México 2012 and Latin Grammy Awards of 2013 among others; and featured as one of the judges at Miss Universe 2012 . She also became spokesperson of 'Old Navy' and 'L'Oreal Paris.