Playboy Africa Cover Feature July 2021 with Lauren Stanley / @laurenstanleyyyyy

Photography by Vivienne Edge / @vivienneedgephotography 

MUA: Enya Doherty / @enyadoherty1 

Hair by / @milli.rosehair

PR by LA Media Group / @la.mediagroup 


Lauren! What an absolute honor it is to have you on the cover! You’re an incredibly sought-after woman and we would love to take a look into your world, can you tell us what a typical week for you entails? Thank you! A typical week for me is kept busy with my work. 

What are some of your best career highlights so far? Working in the fashion industry I have traveled to some amazing places and I’m sure there’s plenty more to come. 

Social media is a very powerful tool, given your massive following, what are some of the challenges you face when it comes to marketing your brand and maintaining a solid following? Consistency is key. 

We hear you’re also a well-respected businesswoman outside the modeling industry, what are some of the other things you’re working on aside from this? To keep growing my current businesses and striving for the best. 

What are some of the biggest misconceptions people have about what you do? That it’s easy! 

Now we know there are some pretty perks that come with being a beautiful woman, what would you say are your favorite ones? Allowing me to work within the modeling industry which has opened up amazing opportunities for me. 

Given that you’re a stunning woman who undoubtedly gets a lot of attention, what are some of the nicest things men have done to try and get your attention? Whisking me away to a luxury destination. 

You’re on a steady incline up, what are some of the things you would want and expect from a man who is wanting a chance to take you out? I have already found my Mr. Right that being genuine, loyal and affectionate. 

3 things that you can’t go a day without? Ketones! My everyday morning routine. 

Anything exciting we should be on the lookout for coming through this year from you? I am working with some amazing magazines this year which I know will offer some incredible content. There are more plans in the pipeline, but I can’t say too much! 

Where can our readers find out more about you and stay updated with your current events and adventures? I’m very active on my Instagram @laurenstanleyyyyy.

Thank you so much for sitting down with us and letting us get to know you! Any last words for our readers out there? Thank you for your kindness and support, as always!