Weronika Rogowska: Model, Psychologist, Life Coach
The model who does it all spills just how she does it
Polish-American Weronika Rogowska is a stunning 5’10” model. Weronika Rogowska was born in Warsaw and grew up there being of 100% Polish background on both her mother’s and father’s side. Weronika is very proud of her heritage and travels to Poland on a regular basis.
Weronika began modeling at the age of 17, when she was discovered by a fashion agent while visiting Poland for summer vacation. Before she knew it, she was walking the runway and being sought after by photographers and agencies from all over the world. Since then, Weronika Rogowska has worked for top designers and fortune 500 companies in some of the world’s most exclusive fashion markets in places such as Milan, Rome, New York, Miami, and Los Angeles. Weronika Rogowska has been featured in Maxim Australia, Ocean Drive and now gracing the cover of the popular Miami publication Miami Shoot Magazine.
Weronika Rogowska has used her platform to support people’s personal development and help them finding their own path. Her goal is to inspire hope and provide help to those affected by mental health through promoting education, early detection programs, and patient support services.
Although she enjoys her modeling career, her real dream and priority is making a difference and finally seeing the day that the cure for mental health is found.
For me, one of the most thrilling aspects of my job is learning about other people and what makes them unique. Weronika Rogowska is a well-grounded and quite passionate about philanthropic causes close to her heart. It’s my pleasure to share our engaging conversation.
Read the full interview below:
V Magazine: What makes you extremely happy?
Weronika Rogowska: What makes me truly happy is being able to bring others happiness.
V Magazine: You were born in Warsaw, and you spent a few years there before you moved to New York. Do you have many memories of Warsaw?
Weronika Rogowska: Warsaw is partially where I grew up. It’s those chilly Christmas mornings and Thanksgiving celebrations with family which I recall fondly.
V Magazine: How did you get your start in the fashion industry?
Weronika Rogowska: I began modeling around the age of 17.
V Magazine: Has fashion always been a passion of yours?
Weronika Rogowska: Fashion has been a passion of mine since I was a child, just recently I found a sketchbook of dresses I’d designed as a teenager.
V Magazine: A positive change is happening in the fashion and beauty industries right now. Are you pleased about it?
Weronika Rogowska: Recently, beauty and fashion have changed. I’m so happy to see beauty is now appreciated in all shapes and sizes. Beauty, of course, is in the eyes of the beholder.
V Magazine: Is there a deep connection between interior and exterior beauty? If so, what is it?
Weronika Rogowska: The deep connection I’ve noticed is the radiance of a truly happy and beautiful souled person is exuded in one’s overall being.
V Magazine: What does style mean to you?
Weronika Rogowska: Style means pushing creativity to the limit because that’s where great things are created.
V Magazine: Is it important for you to see where each experience takes you?
Weronika Rogowska: I’m always optimistic experiences will have a better outcome than I could have predicted. Whether good or bad, experiences always leading to more opportunities to earn.
V Magazine: How would you describe yourself in one sentence?
Weronika Rogowska: I try to stay very positive, honest (sometimes too honest), trustworthy, I stand by my beliefs. I live life like if there was no tomorrow, love traveling, being outdoors, doing different activities, trying new things, love animals, justice, and hate cruel people. Discipline is the highest form of self love.
V Magazine: Weronika, how do you remain grounded?
Weronika Rogowska: I remain grounded by maintaining very close relationships with my family. They’re #1 in my life. Mental awareness is very important to me. Growing up in a family where people are in the ‘helping industry’ paved my charitable path, using my platform to voice the importance of early detection, wellness and better cure.
V Magazine: Staying fit and healthy requires a strong commitment. Do you believe it’s worth it?
Weronika Rogowska: Fitness is key for overall mental and physical health. Fitness makes me mentally sharp and disciplined. Overall fitness is very important and helps keep me to remain motivated in my everyday tasks.
V Magazine: What photo shoots and campaigns stand out most in your memory?
Weronika Rogowska: My favorite shoot thus far has been for the Maxim Australia with Thomas Louvagny. The team was amazing, and I was literally hanging off the side of the Charmed House in Los Angeles. It’s all about getting the perfect shot!
V Magazine: Are there any exciting projects you’re working on now?
Weronika Rogowska: I’m currently working on acting projects which is new and I’m very excited to see where this road leads.
V Magazine: Having traveled the world, what are some of your favorite destinations?
Weronika Rogowska: My favorite destinations have been Japan and Thailand. I loved futuristic Singapore as well. Asia as a continent gives me other perspectives for living.
V Magazine: How do you live your best life?
Weronika Rogowska: I practice yoga and spend time alone reflecting. Staying away from negativity, breathing exercises, meditation. Mindfulness is very important. Being present protects from anxiety.
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