There exists an antiquated however frequent false impression that fashions are one-trick ponies, present as stunning creatures with out something deeper beneath the floor degree. Nevertheless, as social media has develop into an integral fixture of society’s day-to-day life, fashions of every kind have been given the chance to show their pursuits, hobbies and pursuits, exhibiting that magnificence is a lot extra than simply pores and skin deep. One such mannequin using her platform to the fullest extent is Marilyn Melo, a Dominican stunner with a thoughts for enterprise and philanthropy to match her stunning options.
Since reaching success as a mannequin and influencer on Instagram, the place she boasts greater than 800,000 followers, Melo has opened her very personal hair salon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania — the exact same metropolis she was scouted to mannequin in again in 2017. Melo’s two-story boutique salon, Diosa, options top-of-the-line hair stylists and an expensive environment that’s good for her clientele to unwind and be pampered in, an excellent enterprise enterprise for the demographic of her loyal followers.
Following the success of the salon, Melo then based Diosa Beauty, an on-line retailer of magnificence items completely paired with the brick-and-mortar store. Providing merchandise from lip glosses in a stunning vary of shades all the way in which to high-end wigs and high-quality bundles of hair, Melo’s retailer provides purchasers and her followers alike the possibility to emulate their favourite Influencer’s envied magnificence routine, shipped to their very entrance door.
Whereas operating these profitable companies isn’t any small feat, Melo nonetheless devotes her time and vitality to her household’s personal charity group, the Melo Rodriguez Foundation. Right here, Melo helps present help to impoverished kids in third world nations by scholarships, donations, mentorship and extra. After her personal childhood expertise within the Dominican Republic, the philanthropic work completed on the Melo Rodriguez Basis is held notably pricey to Melo’s coronary heart and is one in all her most personally rewarding pursuits.
Although Melo undoubtedly will proceed gracing the pages of magazines and of tons of of hundreds of Instagram feeds along with her gorgeous modeling snaps, if her profitable foray into the enterprise world is indicative of something, it’s that Melo actually has loads extra entrepreneurial pursuits to look out for sooner or later.