"'I'll teach you how to swim like a mermaid.'
'I want to be a mermaid when I grow up', said Kariel Mermaid, who currently resides in Hawaii fulfilling her childhood dream .
Her beautiful handmade costume is not just for a display. She is a real mermaid as an occupation.
She is an instructor of Mermaid Fitness Class at JW
Marriott Ihilani and Koolina Resort and Spa, which is becoming a huge hit among tourists in Hawaii."