Lindsey Pelas

Lindsey Pelas

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Lindsey Pelas is an American model and Instagram star. Lindsey Pelas also involves in a weekly podcast called “Eyes Up Here”. In the podcast, she discusses with her guests and asks them thought-provoking questions with a recurring theme on breaking social stereotypes.

Early Life and Childhood

Lindsey Pelas was born on 19 May 1991 and she is currently 29 years old. She is originally from a small town in southern Louisiana called Loranger. Lindsey grew up in a small village near Independence, Louisiana and as a small child, she dreamed of being a movie star. Moreover, her full name is Lindsey Nicole Pelas.

Likewise, Lindsey Pelas was one of nine children growing up with five sisters and three brothers. She attended a rural high school and she graduated near the top of her class. Later, Lindsey attended Louisiana State University and gained a bachelor’s degree in History. After graduation, Lindsey Pelas worked as a bartender and yoga instructor.

Professional Life

Professionally, Lindsey Pelas is a model, fitness enthusiast, and social media celebrity having over 8.8 million followers on Instagram. Lindsey also featured in many publications like Maxim, Esquire, GQ, Glamour, and Sports Illustrated among many. Moreover, she is also a former Playboy model. Likewise, Lindsey became friends with fellow model Emily Sears.

Lindsey took only six weeks to reach one million followers on her Instagram account. More precisely, she is an actress, social media influencer, entrepreneur, and model. Lindsey currently models for several brands and she has also modeled for Playboy becoming the Playboy Cyber Girl of the Month for May 2014.

Additionally, Lindsey Pelas is most popular for her social media presence as well as being the host and founder of the Eyes Up Here podcast. This podcast streams weekly on Focus TV. Moreover, there have been many notable guests on the show like Kate Quigley and Chris Pfaff among others.

Likewise, Lindsey Pelas began her modeling career in 2013. She did multiple shoots with Playboy at the beginning of her career. Then, after moving on from Playboy, Lindsey moved into social media. She then gained a large platform on social media outlets such as Instagram, Snapchat, and Twitter among other platforms. Lindsey has earned over 13.5 million followers on these media outlets combinedly.

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Caption: Lindsey Pelas posing for a photo during an advertisement. Source: Instagram

Media and self-branding

Lindsey Pelas created viral videos, photos, and content that quickly caught the eyes of local photographers. Since becoming a social media influencer, she has appeared in a number of magazines, movies, TV shows, music videos, and commercials. She’s worked with brands like Revolve, YEEZY Season 6, UFC, Cosmopolitan, The Steve Harvey Show, MTV’s Wild’N’Out, Maxim, and FHM.

Also, she finds her greatest accomplishments in her entrepreneurial spirit. In 2017 and 2018 Lindsey Pelas created, directed, styled, produced, and sold her own annual swimsuit calendars Dirty South and Nearly Naked. Her success in internationally-selling the calendars received the attention of many other social media influencers who seek tips and guidance on using the internet for success.

Lindsey Pelas has also spoken on digital marketing at many panels and conferences including the Global Ventures Summit in Los Angeles and Mexico City, as well as Complex Con and the Forum. Moreover, she moved to Los Angeles in 2015 and her bombshell looks quickly caught the eyes of local photographers. She created viral videos, photos, and content that took her from Hollywood newbie to one of the internet’s most famed beauties.

The podcast and more projects

Lindsey is an outspoken empath, feminist, and activist. She earns her loyal followers through her witty comebacks and stimulating tweets. Moreover, Lindsey’s followers often asked her to create her own podcast show. After successful guest appearances on The Jenny McCarthy Show, Bert Kreischer’s Bertcast, and many more, she produced a podcast of her own called “Eyes Up Here”.

This is a weekly podcast filled with celebrity guests, thought-provoking questions with a recurring theme on breaking social stereotypes. Additionally, this show already appeared in the Top 200 Charts on iTunes and can be found on iTunes, Soundcloud, and Google Play.

Moreover, she started this podcast in April of 2018. Lindsey features celebrity guests and personal friends of her own. Then they discuss a range of topics like personal projects, promoting body positivity, current news headlines, pop culture, lifestyle, beauty tips, and others.

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Caption: Lindsey Pelas with Arianny Celeste from 1stphorm. Source: Instagram

More details

Similarly, the title of the podcast aims to shift the focus of listeners from a superficial perspective to a more in-depth discussion on relevant issues of today. She also states that “Eyes Up Here with Lindsey Pelas” is a way for her to end social stereotyping one topic at a time.

Lindsey’s other projects include three published calendars called Dirty South, Nearly Naked, and Wet. The first one pays homage to Lindsey’s home state, Louisiana. They did the shooting exclusively in the New Orleans area. With her second calendar, Lindsey decided to emphasize her stance on body positivity. She showed off what she calls her Genetically Gifted physique. Then the last one is 2019’s edition, Wet. This might be her most risqué project.

When asked about the calendar, she stated in a Maxim interview, “I knew the only way to top being naked was being wet.” Lindsey Pelas also released a limited edition Genetically Gifted T-shirt collection for presale in June of 2018.

Beyond Glamor

When she isn’t taking over the world, Lindsey is spending time with her friends, family, and her morkie dog named Tosh. As a former aerial yoga instructor and professional cheerleader, Lindsey lives an active lifestyle filled with pilates, yoga, spin, boxing, and anything that gets her heart rate up. Lindsey also involves in charity events and fundraising including the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, the Midnight Mission, Operation Blankets of Love, and For the Troops.

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Caption: Lindsey Pelas with her pet dog Tosh. Source: Instagram

Relationship Status

At present, Lindsey Pelas is most probably single. She previously dated poker player and businessman named Dan Bilzerian. However, she has not shared any social media posts that indicate her current relationship status or affairs. Moreover, the model is rather busy focusing on strengthening her career. Also, Lindsey is maintaining a clean profile that is away from rumors, scandals, and controversies.

Body Measurements

Lindsey Pelas stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches or 1.6 meters. Similarly, she weighs around 56 kgs and a chest-waist-hip measurement of 38-24-36 inches. Lindsey has green eyes and dark brown hair color that she often dyes blonde.

Social Media and Net Worth

Talking about her social media visibility, Lindsey joined Twitter in September 2011 and so far has 1.1 million followers. She also has an Instagram account that boasts 1,628 posts shares and 8.8 million followers at the time of preparing this biography.

Moving on, Lindsey Pelas has a net worth estimation of around $3 million dollars. She mostly earns through her modeling career, brand endorsements, and social media involvement among others. She also earns from her podcast and calendars.