In the world today, there is a lot of pressure for people to look and be perceived a certain way in order to look attractive. The social media-driven world is a constant struggle between being yourself and following the trends. But Rosie Mercado is an inspiration to all the women to be their true self without caring what the world has to say.
Rosie is a plus-size model and TV personality who rocks those curves and lets the world know that one can be totally comfortable with the looks that are not considered mainstream. She also has proved to the world that love finds you no matter what your weight or body measurements are.
Rosie Mercado: Current Relationship Status
The fitness enthusiast and model, Rosie is married to Kirby Barden Mercado her long-term boyfriend who is an Australian trainer. The couple is having a magical time together. The couple has built themselves a beautiful family alongside their daughter and two sons.
Rosie got married to Kirby in Las Vegas
Source: About That Curvy Life
The duo tied their knot in a close and intimate ceremony in Las Vagas, Nevada with their close friends and family members. The wedding seemed magical and had a lot of smiling faces surrounding the happy couple while they exchanged their vows.
According to the Instagram post of the plus-size model, it has been 22 years since the couple was married. She also is active on Instagram and has 130k followers.
Having said that the couple is accompanying each other in the journey of life. The duo supports each other through thick and thin and are living a happy and affluent life with their three beautiful kids and she also maintains her children are growing at an exponentially high pace.
Face the Truth Co-Host married businessman Gilberto Flores on 9th February 2019.
During an statement with People, she said,
“An old school romance from 22 years ago, brought together by shared values: our Mexican culture and our love for family."
"We’re so blessed that after parting ways 22 years ago, that destiny brought us together again, this time as husband and wife."
The gorgeous bride and groom were surrounded by loved ones and received a blessings from their pastor. She stated,
"We believe in God’s timing and that everything happens for a reason and we decided to celebrate our love on Feb. 9. Saying yes and receiving a blessing from our pastor surrounded by our family and the people we love in Las Vegas."
Flores is a business owner and an entrepreneur.
Rosie Mercado: Rumors and Career
Rosie Mercado is a very influential social media personality as well as a highly acclaimed mainstream celebrity which makes her life filled with a lot of gossips and controversies. She and her husband were rumored to be divorced back in 2009 but her Instagram profile and other sources have a different story to tell.
As a matter of fact, this is said to be a rumor that was spread in order to shake the acclaim of the plus-sized lifestyle influencer. She lost about 170lbs and became a phenomenon in the world of fitness. While starting the journey of losing weight, she was at 410lbs and dropped her weight exponentially to 240lbs after maintaining great discipline and order in her life.
Mercado lost an exponential amount of weight
Source: Active Blab
Mercado's life in itself is applaudable because of the confidence and endurance she exudes through the inspiring life she lives as a formerly overweight person who drastically changed her life and led it to the path of fitness. The buzz was certainly very hurtful for the reputation of Rosie Mercado.
The full-bodied model is well known for starring in reality TV show Curvy Girls on NuvoTV. Rosie has been described as a role model for plus-size women worldwide. The plus-sized model surely hasn't let the controversy hold her goals and high aspirations down. She also featured in an interview in the Nat Geo show Taboo.
Rosie Mercado:Quick Facts
- She was born on 28th March 1980 in Los Angeles, California, the United States.
- Grew up in Riverside, California.
- She is an American national and is of Latino descent.
- She finished her schooling in 1999 from Bishop Gorman High School.
- She graduated with a degree in Business Management from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
- She graduated from Tony Robbins Mastery University.
- Her net worth is $4 million.