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:: Spotlight :: Model Profile - Lauren Carter

By: Carmine Pascuzzi

It's a real delight to feature New Zealand Playboy model Lauren Carter on our pages. Lauren has achieved much in the past couple of years and has a strong future ahead of her. She is confirmed as a Playboy Playmate for 2015 and a will include a cover. With her extremely busy schedule we were grateful for a little of her time.


Petrol Head Magazine - October 2013
Modelz View Magazine - February 2014
Modelz View Magazine Special Edition “Top 69 Models” - July 2014
NZ Car Performance Magazine “Girl of the Month” - October 2014
Snap Matter Magazine - October 2014
Modelz View Magazine - November 2014
Modelz View Christmas Issue - December 2014
Vizual Magazine - January 2015
For Guys Magazine - February 2015

Playboy Glamour Model 2012
Playboy MX - 2014
Miss Coed (New Zealand’s 1st & only to date) Jan 2014
BabeMethod Feature & Cover - July 2014
Coed’s Top 69 Playboy Halloween Images
Chulo Magazine - January 2015

Miss Tui New Zealand - 2nd Runner Up February 2013
Miss Deluxe Lingerie Finalist - New Zealand August 2013
Mark Frazier’s International Model Quest 1st Place - 20th September 2014

Playboy Meet & Greet at Fusion Lounge, Universal Studios x2 Jan 2014
Playboy Mansion Halloween Painted Lady (New Zealand's First) October 2014

Shortland Street - Episode 5362, 18th October 2013
Nothing Trivial - November 2013
Dr Phil - Live Audience, "The Ultimate Mother vs. Nanny Feud” September 2014

Q & A

Q. What is your family background?

A. New Zealand European

Q. Did you grow up in your early teens wanting to be a model?

A. Yes & no. I always loved Playboy and wanted to be a part of that, but I was never sure I was good enough!

Q. What have you discovered / learnt from the modelling scene?

A. I have learnt so much that I could write a book! The modelling scene is a very harsh, and it NOT what it looks like from the outside looking in!

Q. Career highlights to date?

A. Ah so many… Meeting & having dinner with Hef! Being chosen as one of his 12 painted ladies of the Playboy Mansion. I am a confirmed Playboy Playmate and Cover Girl for 2015. Travelling to New York, Las Vegas and Los Angeles!

Q. Favourite hobbies?

A. Horse Riding, shopping of course! And swimming

Q. Favourite music?

A. Anything old school from the 80’s/90’s, to what ever is playing on the Top 40!

Q. Favourite films?

A. Matilda, Anything Animal

Q. What is your fashion sense?

A. Barbie / Comfy Victoria’s Secret

Q. Beauty tips?

A. Moisturise.

Q. Advice for young girls aspiring to be models?

A. Confidence is KEY! As well as facial expressions.

Q. Do you think a man should treat a woman like he does his car?

A. Well, that all depends on how well he treats his car.

Q. Favourite place visited?

A. Manhattan, New York.

Q. Do you have a role model/s?

A. Cara Delevingne, Sheridan Fisher & Crystal Hefner.

Q. People you've admired generally?

A. Candice Swanepoel & Maud Welzen. (Victoria Secret Models)

Q. Are there any issues that you feel strongly about and would like to briefly discuss?

A. No.

Q. Future ambitions?

A. To own a beauty salon. I am a Beauty Therapist by trade.

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