Two years ago, Romanian photographer Mihaela Noroc quit her job in search of beauty. Since then, she’s embarked on a journey across the world showcasing the unique beauty that each nation and culture hold through her series “The Atlas of Beauty.” The series captures the beauty of women from the around the world through portraits that will leave you breathless. For Noroc, the series proves that beauty goes far beyond what we are shown in a magazine and on the runway, she says: “In my opinion, beauty means to keep alive your origins and your culture. To be natural, sincere, authentic.” Her aim to prove that “beauty is everywhere” has certainly worked, take a look at a few of the stunning portraits below.
For more stories on these beautiful women, and more images from this amazing photographer, make sure you check out The Atlas of Beauty online.