PMM Blog Plus Size Fashion News Recap: Week of 9/30/13

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  Last week was a BIG week of news, fashion and magazine highlights on the PMM Blog and we don’t want you to miss a single thing. So if you have missed any of last week’s articles, here’s the links to each one below: NEWS Adele Gets Her Own Comic Book and Is In Talks […]

Plus Size Wedding Day Do and Do Nots for the Bride

Plus Size Bride and Wedding

MAKEUP & HAIR • Hire a professional makeup artist and hair stylist for your wedding day • Schedule a pre-wedding makeup and hair trial at least 2-3 months prior to your wedding day. If you’re not happy with his or her work, you have the time to find someone else • Realize that wedding makeup […]

Will Changes In The Modeling Industry Inspire The Plus Size Modeling Industry?


Will Changes In The Modeling Industry Inspire The Plus Size Modeling Industry?… Conde Nast International (publisher of VOGUE Magazine) recently released a statement which includes healthy guidelines and a ban on the use of underage models. In addition, they are asking designers to re-think the use of small sample sizes. I wish they would have made […]

Dove Does It Again – Campaign Against Negative Advertising

Dove Campaign

Dove has launched a viral campaign and video to squash negative advertising by replacing it with positive messages. As plus size women we are inundated with negative advertising messages that are intended to make us second guess ourselves. In turn the idea of trying to fit a standard of beauty that frankly, only 3% of our population […]

PMM Archives: Confessions of a Beauty Editor: To Prime or Not to Prime… That is the Question!,


Originally published PLUS Model Magazine 10/01/2009 Only when I became a makeup artist, did I learn the importance of a primer to your makeup. When an artist paints on her canvas, she does not paint on clean muslin, she paints on muslin that has been primed with gesso. When you paint the walls on your home, […]

Braided Buns Hair How To – Plus Size Beauty

Braided Buns Hair How TO

Plus size beauty – This weeks hair how to is by This is a perfect solution when you are in a hurry and need a polished look that doesn’t look like you were coiffed straight out of a salon. It is elegant and lose, carefree beauty in a few simple steps. The look consists of teasing you […]

Easter Inspired Nail Art How To – Plus Size Beauty

Easter Nail Art

Plus size beauty, this post on nail art inspired by uber sweet Easter eggs comes from a couple of super cool bloggers, and Oh!Joy. The blog, GlittersheWrote was inspired by the super cute Easter eggs to create a unique look. {To read full details on product and instructions, visit GlitterSheWrote} The process is simple, she started with […]

Eco Friendly Plus Size Beauty Products by Tara Taylor PLUS Model Magazine April issue

Eco Friendly Beauty Products

In this month’s issue of PLUS Model Magazine, Celebrity make-up artist and East Coast Beauty Editor Tara Taylor, shares her must have earth friendly beauty products. If preserving the Earth is important to you or even if you just want to do your part, check out Tara’s selection of lipsticks, powers, mascaras, and more. To […]

Irish Eyes Are Smiling – Green Winged Eye Beauty How-To

Winged Green Eye

I love slightly smokey eyes, add a wing and I am in heaven.  Include Kelly green? I had to see this! Check out this tutorial by Head to Toe or watch the video tutorial down below. If you love it let us know and comment on the video! Until the next beauty how to… FIND GREAT BEAUTY FINDS […]