Valeria Lukyanova

Is the human Barbie Valeria Lukyonova real or fake? Plus, meet Olga “Dominika” Oleynik, her Barbie doll spirit twin


A lot has happened since Valeria Lukyonova, the Real Life Human Barbie Doll, became virally famous in the US. She’s been accused of being “fake,” and “fake” can mean a lot of different things, but the major controversy is whether or not she’s overly photoshopped to achieve her “Barbie” look. She’s also revealed her friendship […]

INTERVIEW Human Barbie doll Valeria Lukyanova talks beauty, plastic surgery, and dealing with the haters


Valeria Lukyanova became an internet sensation earlier this year when profiled her and posted photos of her looking remarkably similar to a Barbie doll. The Ukrainian model seems to have all of the previously thought to be anatomically impossible attributes that Barbie is known for including a tiny waist, long body, phenomenal curves, and trademark blonde hair. But is she real? Apparently so! V magazine tracked her down and flew her to New York City for a photo shoot and an interview that can only be described as bizarre! Keep reading for highlights from the interview, photos, and even videos of this living, breathing anatomical wonder.