Israeli fashion model Yael Shelbia is a known personality who has appeared in several international modeling campaigns. In 2018, Yael Shelbia was nominated as the 3rd most beautiful face in the world listed by TC CANDLER ahead of her fellow model Gal Gadot (an Israeli actress and model who has been crowned as Miss Israel 2004).
Today, here we are to give you all the information about Yael Shelbia’s age, net worth, family, career. Whether she is single or taken, when did she start her career? and many more.
Yael Shelbia Wiki-Bio
Yael Shelbia was born on August 31, 2001, on Nahariya, Israel, to a religious Orthodox Jewish. Yael Shelbia belongs to Israeli nationality and stands for Middle eastern ethnicity/race.
Yael is the third child among the five children in the family. Yael Shelbia was born to father Ofer Cohen and mother, Ofra Cohen. Yael’s father is a factory supervisor whereas Yael’s mother is a realtor and librarian with a master’s degree in Urban planning and geography.
She has two brothers and two sisters. As her professional surname, she uses the middle name “Shelbia,” which was inherited from her Djerban great-grandmother’s Tunish-Jewish family as it is said that it’s the protection from evil.
Yael Shelbia Age, Height, & Body Measurement
In the modeling world, we can see many models having a beautiful face with an impressive body structure as they maintain their body, following different diets and workouts.
Like the other models, the 18 years old beauty has also maintained her body perfectly. Yael Shelbia has an average height of 5 feet and 8 1/2 inches. She has a fantastic body with body measurement 34-23-35 (bra size- waist size- hip size). Furthermore, she has gorgeous green eyes with brown hair. Besides, she wears 9 US size shoe.
Yael Shelbia Career
As a famous model, Yael Shelbia has gone through different obstacles and problems, leading her to limelight in the world. She was represented by various agencies from different counties such as Sweden, London, Germany, Austria, and Israel.
Let’s tell you how she started her journey and came to success in modeling career.
Before her 16th birthday, Yael shares her selfie pictures on her Instagram account. Later, she received an offer to take photos from the professional photographer Marina Moskowitz. Yael Shelbia joined a religious Ulpana high school for girls.
Yael Shelbia’s modeling career led to opposition and controversy in her Ulpana, which threatened to sen a letter to the Israeli Education Ministry to expel Yael. However, Shelbia’s family keep supporting her modeling career as long as it would not interfere with her religious studies.
Later, after consultation with Israel’s Religious Education Ministry, Yael was allowed to continue her studies on some conditions and guidelines. It was challenging to continue her modeling career with a religious lifestyle. In terms of modesty of clothing, there were some restrictions.
Israeli fashion model had to live on crackers for four days during a modeling campaign in Milan. During that time, she could not find kosher food. Yael Shelbia said that ”she had lost many modeling contracts because of her keeping of clothing and Sabbath choices.
Later, Yael Shelbia’s speed of success on her career both in Israel and Europe has led to comparison to Sofia Mechenter, Shlomit Malka, and Dorit Revelis. Yael plans to serve as a soldier in the Israel Defense Forces, rather than serving in the Sherut Leumi as a civilian. The latter is what Jewish girls in Israel opt to do.
After that, Yael Shelbia modeled for Kim Kardashian’s brand, KKW Beauty, in 2018. There Kim Kardashian took a photo of her. Yael is the knit of Sirin Lab’s ‘FINNEY’ mobile, next to Lionel Messi (football player), with whom Yael appears in their campaigns.
Yael Shelbia was chosen to lead Kylie Jenner’s Biotic Skincare range in 2019. In the same year, she even cast for the debut acting role in a TV series about Israeli Palmach.
Who is Yael Shelbia Dating? Does she have a boyfriend?
There will always be one question of interest in fans’ minds, whether their favorite celebrities are single or have an affair with a known personality. Likely, beautiful Yael’s fans are curious to know about her current relationship.
So, we are here to tell you and kill your curiosity. Currently, Yael Shelbia is not single. Her relationship has just begun. She has been dating American businessman Brandon Korff(son of Rabbi Yitzhak as well as the grandson of billionaire Summer Redstone).
Yael Shelbia’ Net worth
In 2019, Shelbia’s net worth was increased significantly. She is a successful model. At the age of 17, she has a net worth of around $500K – $1 million. Shelbia’s primary income source is modeling. As of now, her net worth comes from being a model.
Shelbia’s estimated net worth is between $1 million – $10 million according to 2019 record. About her monthly salary/income, houses and other collection are still under a review. Soon, we will update this information.
Social Media Presence
As a renowned model, Shelbia has a massive amount of fan following where she shares a post related to personal as well as professional. Like modeling lifestyle, enjoying with friends, traveling, and exploring places.
On today’s date, she has 816K followers on her Instagram. Her fans following is increasing day by day.