Ever since early childhood, Lina Rodriguez loved playing pageants and dress up with her cousins. Growing up, Lina’s natural skill for fashion and beauty were undeniable, and always knew her calling was in the entertainment industry. Lina’s mother was a hairdresser and makeup artist in which was a big influence in her life. In her early 20’s, Lina opened a salon for her mother. In order, to become more involved in the salon, she began to take make up artistry classes at Cosmix and got certified. Soon after, she began doing bridal makeup.
Lina quickly discovered her passion and love for fashion, so she joined AI Miami International University of Art & Design. Once obtaining her Bachelors of Arts in Fashion Merchandising, Lina started assisting a wide range of reputable stylist. She has worked with companies such as Venus, Amazon, Macy’s, Bob stores, Pajamagram, Burlington Coat Factory, Nikon, Bon prix, Penti, LaCoste, Police Eyewear, Cohen’s Eyewear, Havana Nines, Monalissa kids, Budweiser, Justice, Chico’s, Walmart, and MTV and more. Lina has also participated in numerous fashion shows and assisted John Martinez, Fashion Show Producer, in Oscar de la Renta collections for Fashion Week NYC.
Lina’s portfolio includes fashion editorials, advertising, music videos, and runway shows. Her sense of style is versatile combining modern street style with a twist of her own eclectic, rocker, and hippie chic. Lina’s creative vision merges from edgy to classy and sophisticated. She’s an innovated stylist that pays close attention to detail; works well under pressure, and always has a positive attitude.
Lina’s studies and research continues as she is certified Image Consultant. She can evaluate and define body types, identify client’s color temperature, value, and saturation to uncover client’s authentic style, personality, and style mantra. She also conducts personal shopping services and closet audits.