5 Awesome Candy Models To Follow On Instagram Now

by Erin Torrejon   |  Jul 25, 2014
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Happy #FollowFriday, Candy Girls! Since we always want to be your source of everything positive, pretty, fun, helpful, and much more, we're sharing with you five of the most awesome Candy models and their equally cool Instagram accounts that you need to follow ASAP! Get to know Linn, Kelsey, Hye Won, Maan, and Nikita more by checking out their snaps sharing their life as model (behind-the-scenes of their shoots and shows, as well as their snazzy editorials) and as a regular working student and Candy Girl (#ootds, food shots, travels, and more!). So what are you waiting for? Start scrolling down to find out more about your favorite models and why you'll be glad you started following their feeds for great daily inspo!


Maan Marquez (@maanmarquez) is one of our all-around models who is now a full-time model after graduating college. In front of the camera, Maan is definitely a pro with her endless array of poses, but did you know that this girl is just like you? She loves to eat, hang out with friends, go on trips, and you'll get to see all of her adventures as she does modelling gigs in other asian countries! You should definitely click following if you want to see more of this gorgeous gal. 


Linn Oeymo (@linnoeymo) is definitely a certified Candy Girl because she chases her dreams and looks absolutely cute while doing so! Not only is she one of our go-to models, she's also currently a student, a Candy intern, a member of Star Magic, and the list goes on! Her Instagram feed is full of character and filled with awesome photos of anything and everything–her travels, Candy shoots, outfit snaps, and lots of fun pictures we can't help but double tap again and again. Following her will surely brighten up your feed!

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Hye Won Jang (@noweyh) is front and center in this photo with other Candy models and she's definitely our favorite towering Korean model! She's got tons of energy, spunk, and passion for modelling which you'll clearly see in all her photos showing off all the cool clothes and makeup she gets to sport on the job. This girl surely knows how to strike a fierce pose, so following her grid can instantly teach you her tricks and tips to snapping the perfect photo.

Nikita McElroy (@kirara_manawari) is living proof that dreams can happen–she grew up reading Candy and now her face and cool poses are all over the pages! This Candy model is so bubbly and funny, it shows through all her playful outfit and behind-the-scenes posts. Adding Nikita to your feed will not only ensure that your day will always be made with all her fun and funny photos, you'll also learn a thing or two about what it takes to be a model! Don't just take our word for it, go and check out her profile now.


Kelsey Merritt (@kelseymerritt) is another certified Candy Girl and model who shows us that you can do it all, as long as you work hard and keep focused. That's because Kelsey knows how to balance school and modelling while enjoying life and getting to spend time with her Candy Cutie boyfie Daniel Velasco. If you want a feed filled with fashion inspo, cute couple photos, travel and foodie pics, and lots of fierce model looks, you should definitely follow her Instagram right now! We promise, you won't regret it one bit!

Who will you be following on Instagram? Want us to feature other Instagram accounts? Tell us about it in the comments or tweet us @candymagdotcom! We love hearing from you!

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Erin Torrejon
Former Associate Fashion and Beauty Editor
Resident fashion and beauty girl. I’m a health-nut who devotes cheat days to french fries and other glorious carbs. I live at the beach and I can talk about movies, music,  clothes, and my current beauty obsessions for hours on end. 
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