By Rebecca Davison for MailOnline
Published: 16:43 GMT, 7 January 2020 | Updated: 16:44 GMT, 7 January 2020
Rodrigo Alves has taken part in a glamorous new photoshoot to symbolise her 'rebirth' as a transgender woman.
The 36-year-old showed off her new look while wearing a pink semi-sheer embellished bodystocking which showed off her figure in all its glory.
Appearing confident, Roddy told MailOnline: 'It's God's will for me to be female. I feel like he wanted to use me as an instrument to teach others about being trans.'
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Finally free: She modelled a semi-sheer pink embellished bodystocking and said she finally feels confident in her skin after admitting she felt as though she had 'failed as a man'
Rodrigo said she wishes she had started her journey to transition sooner, rather than spending more than £600k on cosmetic surgery to try to feel comfortable as a man.
She said: 'When I was little, I loved dolls and dresses and I felt like I was a little girl, but I had no idea what being transgender meant.
'Now it's something that is much more understood. I spent thousands on having fake abs and biceps, but I felt like a failure as a man, It wasn't who I was meant to be.'
She said: 'The feedback on me coming out as trans has been really positive' and said she wishes she had started transitioning at a younger age
Rodrigo is yet to legally to change her name and is keeping her chosen moniker a secret for now, although she has previously used the name Jessica as her alter-ego.
She said that since she has come out as a woman, people have been