NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 16:  Iman poses for a photo during the Strut: The Fashionable Mom show held at Location on February 16, 2012 in New York City.  On Thursday, February 16 at 3pm, the first-ever “Strut: The Fashionable Mom Show,” premiered as part of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. The event was developed by The Moms, a multi-platform lifestyle brand; Mom-entum, a division within social media agency, Big Fuel; Getting Gorgeous, two top fashion and beauty bloggers and Stephanie Winston Wolkoff, Director of Fashion at Lincoln Center, and hosted by mom and supermodel Iman, with a collection of designers who are realistic for today’s moms.  (Photo by Chelsea Lauren/Getty Images for The Fashionable Mom)



Modeling since the late 1970s, Iman is one of the fashion industry's most famous supermodels. The Somali beauty has appeared on the covers of countless high-end magazines, modeled for the top designers and excelled during a time when people of African descent were scarce in fashion. She is owner of her own multi-million dollar cosmetics line, Iman Cosmetics, which specializes in shades for women of color. Iman is also an author, actress, humanitarian and creator of Global Chic, a fashion line sold exclusively on HSN. She also hosted Bravo's Project Runway Canada and The Fashion Show: Ultimate Collection.