Badjao Girl Gets Makeover, See Her Amazing Transformation

Social media sensation Rita Gabiola, popularly known as ‘Badjao Girl’ from Lucena Quezon was treated to a makeover.

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On Sunday, May 29, Korina Sanchez dedicated a segment for her. She even asked Stephen Capuchino to handle her first-ever photo shoot and sought the help of Peps Silvestre Salon for her makeover.

Her photos looking like a supermodel surfaced online. See Badjao Girl’s amazing transformation below!




A photo of the 13-year old Gabiola begging in the streets of Lucban went viral after photographer, Topher Quinto Burgos, shared it on social media. It was taken during the Pahiyas Festival on May 15.

What can you say about her new look? Share your thoughts below!

PHOTOS: Stephen Capuchino and Wilmark Jolidon