Michaela Jae Rodriguez Shares Bare-Faced Selfie

Michaela Jae Rodriguez has that glow.

Michaela shared a bare-faced selfie on Instagram. The Pose star captioned that she admitted that she was struggled with self-love in the past but has come a long way.


She said, “I used to be so scared to show this face, without hair to hide behind, because I was afraid of how people of the world would receive me.”

Michaela is the first transgender woman nominated for an Emmy in a major acting category wrote, “No more. Now both with or without will be my superpower.”

She has received many praises from her celebrity and fans for her breathtaking photo and transparency.

Tina Lawson wrote, “You are beautiful with or without extra hair.”

Cynthia Erivo said, “Love my sis and her gorgeous forehead!!!”

SZA commented, “Love you and miss you.”

Michaela is undoubtedly a strength to be reckoned with and recognized for her achievement as a transwoman in Hollywood.

In an interview with Refinery 29, Michaela described herself as a “strong black and Afro-Latina woman.”  She said she was ready for the world to call her Michaela Jae instead of Mj, as she was known before.


Michaela said, “I pray that, at a certain point, people get to see the human being. That people get to know the person who is all types of intersectionalities – Black, Latina, trans woman. All things encompassed in one – and not use it as a logline or a subtext title where it is like, ‘This is what she is and look at what she has done because she is trans.'”