The Fab Four

Rebecca Novicki Michelle Arquines Kendrea Jackson Sue P. McRee Sharon Diaz

Written & Compiled By Hannah Ferguson • Photos Courtesy of Premiere Model Management

After an exhaustive search through hundreds of touching letters, the Ocala Style Dream Makeover finalists have been selected. Now you can meet the four lucky women who have been chosen to undergo a life-changing transformation made possible by Marchelle’s Medical Spa, Reflexions of You, Premiere Model Management, Big Dogz Limousine Service, and Ocala Style magazine.

But it won’t be easy.

Over the next four months, each of these women will be put to the test with a comprehensive diet and exercise program that will take hard work and determination. The reward? A stunning makeup, hair, and fashion transformation. Watch as these respected and loved women are unveiled as dazzling, fashion-savvy beauties. You won’t believe your eyes!

Name: Rebecca Novicki

Age: 33

Occupation: Stay-at-home mom

Quote: “Her best and most beautiful qualities are on the inside, so it would certainly be life changing to help her transform her outside to match what we all love about her!”

— Phil Novicki, husband

Name: Sue P. McRee

Age: 55

Occupation: Juvenile Analyst, Marion County Sheriff’s Office

Quote: “In my eyes, she is what every woman should be made of — determination, good hard work, honesty, and a mother who would do whatever it takes to raise a family on her own and be successful.”

— Jessica McRee, daughter

Name: Michelle Arquines

Age: 41

Occupation: Social Studies Teacher, Belleview High School

Quote: “Michelle Arquines serves the Lord, serves her family, and serves others selflessly and without fail.”

— Andrew Arquines, son

Name: Kendrea Jackson

Age: 39

Occupation: Office Administrator/Drafting Supervisor, Preece Land Surveying, Inc.

Quote: “She is well known and loved in this community. Many co-workers, friends, and family would love to celebrate this transformation with her as she finally sees herself as the beautiful person we already see.”

— Sally Walling, mother

Meet The Alternate

A fifth candidate was also chosen to step in at a moment’s notice, if needed.

Name: Sharon Diaz

Age: 33

Occupation: Teacher’s Assistant, Sunrise Elementary

Quote: “No matter what, I know that my mom will always be there for me … she deserves something for being a great mom!”

— Crystel Morales, daughter

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