In a bikini and in the middle of the snow. This is how Adriana Barrientos, the Chilean model and actress, boasted of her courage in demonstrating that it is not necessary to be on the beach to show off her spectacular curves. But there is still something else that caught the attention of this adventurous and snowboard lover as a good representative of the southern country: her best accessory is our Uller ski goggles. According to her, protecting her face is essential and she always knows that the better the quality and design, the more comfort she will experience, especially in the cold mountains. This is how he manages to transmit it on his Instagram feed to his community, among which we are lucky to be to know about all his trips and new projects. If you want us to tell you a little more about this pioneer of fashion and style, keep reading because we'll tell you everything you didn't know about her.
1. WHERE WAS ADRIANA BARRIENTOS BORN?
The model and actress was born on April 16, 1980 in one of the southernmost cities of Chilean Patagonia: Punta de Arenas. He describes his childhood as a quiet childhood, in which he was surrounded by his family. Thanks to them, he had his first contacts with snow sports. After all, your city is known for being an entry point to the Andean mountain range, and thanks to its height it is common to practice alpine skiing.
2. WHAT DID ADRIANA BARRIENTOS STUDY?
Adriana Barrientos began her career in Business Engineering at the University of Magallanes, but after one year of the course she decided to drop out and enroll in a military school. Unfortunately, he injured his leg and this forces him to abandon the demands of said school and make a change of plans. It was then that she made the decision to dedicate herself to modeling, but she knew that her career would be boosted if she went to the Chilean capital, Santiago. Since her arrival in Santiago de Chile, it was already known that this woman was going to succeed on the screen.
3. WHAT WERE YOUR FIRST STEPS AS A MODEL?
She officially began to be a model in 2004, where her first steps were on the fashion catwalks of Chilean designers. Some time later, she participated in the Miss Earth and Miss Mundo Chile contests, where she began to win prizes for best swimsuit, or placing eighth in the Miss World contest.
4. WHEN DID ADRIANA BARRIENTOS BEGIN ACTING ON TELEVISION?
Adriana began to participate in parades on morning shows in Chile such as Good morning everyone where she began to create controversy and was the focus of attention from other television channels that invited her to attend was part of his cast. That was when the Chilean woman understood that she had to make a change in her career, until Instagram came along to give her image a plus and reach millions of people around the world.
5. WHAT SPORTS DO YOU PLAY?
To stay in shape, the actress and model practices snowboarding and yoga. In the case of snow, when it is in season in the southern country, where he usually frequents the Valle Nevado resort, which is 46 kilometers from Santiago de Chile. It is, as the influencer affirms, her Happy Place because in it you can give yourself complete freedom to be before the immensity of the Andes mountain range and the imposing snow that never leaves. Precisely, because she enjoys this sport so much and is very good at it, she usually publishes a lot of content on her social networks showing it to her followers. Many of those posts feature our ski goggles, and we love hearing how much you use them!
6. WHAT ARE THE SKI MASKS USED BY ADRIANA BARRIENTOS?
The Chilean actress and model loves using Uller products. In fact, in the posts she posted on her social networks during her visit to Valle Nevado, we could see her snowboarding and using the cable car to move around the resort, even posing in a bikini. The model ensures that she always goes to the resorts accompanied by her ski mask with interchangeable magnetic lenses, in which she combines the band with the frame according to her taste. Adriana knows very well that UV rays at an altitude of almost 2,000 meters can be harmful to her eyes, and for this reason she decides to always protect them with the best quality that Uller can offer her.
7. WHAT CAPS DOES ADRIANA BARRIENTOS WEAR?
During her visit to Valle Nevado in Chile, Adriana wore one of our Uller caps. She enjoys the mountains but always with caution, protecting her face from prolonged exposure to the sun's rays. Uller trucker caps offer complete protection to those who wear them, since the visor is long enough to prevent the sun from penetrating and piercing the skin.
8. WHERE DID YOU LEARN TO SNOW?
Thanks to her mother's knowledge of snowboarding and the closeness of her hometown to the mountains, snow sports have always been a part of Adriana Barrientos' life. She went to the Ski School el Portillo, and that is why now the actress dazzles us with her skills on the board, always accompanied by her Uller ski mask.
9. WHY WAS ADRIANA BARRIENTOS CRITICIZED ON INSTAGRAM?
Like any public figure, Adriana has many people who follow and support her, and just as many detractors or haters. However, this is not a problem for her, because after all she is clear that it is impossible for everyone to like her, and that her authenticity is what makes her unique. We have a lot to learn from Adriana! But despite this, her Instagram profile generates the occasional headline in the tabloids, and one example is a photo she posted in the snow. The model and former reality TV participant posed in a bikini in Valle Nevado, with her snowboard and Uller glasses. People from the health sector stressed to her how dangerous it is to expose the skin at that height to the sun's rays, to which she replied that she was aware of the risks that this implied and that she had been like this only for the photo.
10. HE WAS VERY CLOSE TO HAVING AN ACCIDENT SNOWING
When she passed, Adriana was calmly descending through one of the tracks. Suddenly, some passers-by began to cross the area designated for skiing and, had it not been for Adriana's skill and agility, the outcome would have been fatal both for her and for the people who were crossing the track, among whom was also a minor. The Leona, as the presenter is known, managed to avoid a mother and her son, who did not realize that it was a dangerous area where skiers and snowboarders descended an average of 90 km/ h speed. Luckily for everyone, the anecdote was a scare.
Here we leave you the video of one of his descents wearing Uller's ski masks and the exact moment where these people cross each other.