First became known as a radio presenter for Cidade Radio before beginning to host Record TV's series Vibração. She has since presented television shows like Falando de Moda Luigi Bertolli, Shop Tour Web, and Shop Tour International.
She earned a degree in journalism from the Universidade Estácio de Sá before beginning her presenting career hosting Jornal da TV Rio.
In 2017, she released the book Dicas Para Uma Vida Melhor.
She was born in Rio de Janeiro as the middle child of three. She married Ricard Monteiro in 1991. They have two children, Carolina and Gabriel.
Both she and Ana Maria Braga are popular television presenters from Brazil.