Veronica Webb moved to New York City to earn her college degree and was discovered on the streets by a New York makeup artist In New York, Webb pursued a modeling career and eventually became a model for Revlon. She was the first black supermodel to win an exclusive contract for a major cosmetics company. In 1991 Webb made her feature film debut in Jungle Fever, she has also appeared in several TV series, is a talented writer/columnist and broadcaster.
As a runway model she was in demand to be photographed wearing fashions from the collections of Azzedine Alaia, Isaac Mizrahi, Karl Lagerfeld, and Todd Oldham, Alaia and Lagerfeld became her friends.
Veronica has also been named on American Vogue’s best dressed list three times. She learned French from Karl Lagerfeld whom she moved in with for almost a year.