Dessi (Elika Portnoy) is a shy foreigner with a mundane, everyday job at a local fish market and her life is going nowhere fast! Dessiís fortunes take a dramatic turn when she is discovered by Rex (Scott Elrod), a high fashion photographer who has become disenchanted with the superficial women surrounding him. As a notorious gambler and in debt to his photographer rival Albert (Carlos Leon), Rex can erase his debt if he turns Dessi into a high fashion model. With a flare of bravado, Rex accepts the challenge of transforming Dessi into a beautiful super-model. In the process, Rex unexpectedly falls in love with Dessi but worries what will happen if she ever learns the real truth of her appeal. Tricks of a Woman is a romantic story of a woman who transforms from an ugly duckling to a beautiful swan.