Meet the creative geniuses who help move this advocacy forward by contributing their talents in our photoshoots. If you’re a make up artist, hair stylist, fashion stylist, or photographer and want to be part of team plump, send us a message! Email us at

  • Jim Paredes
    Jim Paredes

    Jim Paredes is quite difficult to box under one job title, since his passionate spirit has lead him to be a musician, educator, writer, photographer, activist, producer, and TV personality. As a photographer, his first cover shoot was actress and model G Tongi for Metro Magazine. JIm is very much for this body positivity movement, and jokes that he is an honorary Plump Pinoy.

  • Kharu Jazmin
    Kharu Jazmin

    Kharu Jazmin made her mark in the fashion industry as muse of renowned fashion photographer, Manny Librodo. This creative chameleon is also a fashion stylist and makeup artist, garnering word-class clients in her decade in the industry. She is currently working as a Creative Director for Mayad Studios.

  • Eddie Mar Cabiltes
    Eddie Mar Cabiltes

    Eddie Mar Cabiltes is not a new name in the fashion and advertising industry. He has styled hundreds of models to date, from high fashion editorial shoots to special events. His works have been featured in notable and prestigious publications such as Philippine Star, Scout Magazine, Contributor Magazine USA, and People Asia Magazine just to name a few.

  • Rowena Sonido
    Rowena Sonido

    Rowena Sonido is a freelance hairstylist who has worked regularly with local celebrities such as Karylle Tatlonghari-Yuzon, Carla Abellana, and Coco Martin. Her excellent hairstyling skills have made her one of the most sought-after hairstylists for print, commercial, and TV shoots.

  • Leo Posadas
    Leo Posadas

    Leo Posadas is a self-professed beauty expert, makeup junkie, and a well-known celebrity makeup artist. His professionalism and brilliant skills are what makes him the top-of-mind artist for big weddings, fashion, and print shoots.

  • Joel H. Garcia
    Joel H. Garcia

    Joel H. Garcia is one of the best wedding photographers in the country. When he started taking photos in 2006 using his first digital camera (Canon 400D), he felt that he has finally found his passion. His style in taking photos is simple—he wants every image to tell a beautiful story.

  • Wheng Diva
    Wheng Diva

    Wheng Diva is a freelance hairstylist driven by her love for making people beautiful inside and out. She’s only 3 years in the industry and has already been part of glam teams for a couple of TV shoots, including a Sun Cellular commercial and MYX tapings.

  • Avegail Sunga Dela Cruz
    Avegail Sunga Dela Cruz

    Avegail Sunga Dela Cruz may only be three years young as a professional makeup artist, but her work seems to go beyond that. Her desire to make clients happy using her talents in creativity is what keeps her passionate with makeup artistry.

  • Renz Mar Velasco
    Renz Mar Velasco

    Renz Mar Velasco puts the R in‘s D.R.E.A.M. team. Composed of 5 members, is a collaborative online photo magazine that has shot big names in the showbiz industry such as Marian Rivera, Danita Paner and Ara Arida.

  • Jigs Mayuga
    Jigs Mayuga

    Jigs Mayuga is a MAC-sponsored celebrity makeup artist. He is one of the top makeup artists in the country, having been in the beauty industry for more than a decade. His portfolio includes doing the faces of Team Kramer, Bella Padilla, Alyana Martinez, Sab Magalona, our very own twin editors-in-chief, Danah and Stacy Gutierrez, and many more. Jigs is a proud LGBT and fitness advocate.

  • Jessica Murphy
    Jessica Murphy

    Jessica Murphy is a young freelance photographer, graphic designer and general creative. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts, majored in Advertising in the University of Santo Tomas, Manila. She has been doing commissioned photo shoots, videos and graphic design ever since she was a sophomore in college. Jessi just recently moved to Brooklyn, New York, where she is building her portfolio through her personal passion-project,

  • Ina De Guzman
    Ina De Guzman

    Ina De Guzman is a 27-year-old full-time single mom, and part-time freelance makeup artist. She has been in the beauty industry for 3 years and counting. Her work has since been published on local magazines, newspapers and websites such as Y Style, Men’s Health, and SSI Life magazine to name a few. She enjoys boxing and power-lifting during her free time, and considers UFC’s Female Bantam Weight Champion, Ronda Rousey, as one of her role models. She ain’t no D.N.B. (Do Nothing Bitch)!

  • Patricia Aquino
    Patricia Aquino

    Patricia Aquino Patricia is a professional make up artist that will let her work do the talking. Her swift make up techniques are not only impressive—it makes the entire photoshoot process smoother. A guest make up artist at MAC Cosmetics, she has been in the beauty industry for 4 years now. Her profession has allowed her to touch the faces of many local celebrities and international models. Her work has been featured on mainstream media, both in print and television.

  • Sandra Dans
    Sandra Dans

    Sandra Dans is a visual artist, photographer and fine art printer living and working in Manila, Philippines. She acquired her MFA in photography from the Savannah College of Art and Design Hong Kong campus. Her BFA is in visual communication, from the University of the Philippines College of Fine Arts.

  • Ken Go
    Ken Go

    Ken Go has been behind the lens since he was in high school, giving him an impressive 25 years of experience to date as a photographer. His works have appeared in billboards along EDSA and magazine covers, but he is most proud for working with international cosmetic brands based in the U.S. Ken takes it as an honor for working with PLUMP, since he also struggled with his own body issues and have created his personal advocacy of body acceptance through Facebook page, Happy I Was Fat.

  • AJ Jose
    AJ Jose

    AJ Jose is a multimedia artist from De La Salle – College of St. Benilde’s School of Design and Arts and creator of Boudoir Manila. She is a self-proclaimed ‘vintage lady’ with great interest and passion for the old but gold designs and concepts of the 1910’s to the 1960’s fashion, style, designs and culture. A dedicated artist to the art and evolution of boudoir, she seeks to eradicate the notion that boudoir is simply a careless display of indecency and lack of frailty.


  • Nichole Dizon-Austria
    Nichole Dizon-Austria

    Nichole Dizon-Austria, married with 2 children, has been practicing professional makeup artistry for almost 5 years now. She started volunteering for Project Headshot Clinic as their makeup artist in 2013. Headshot Clinic is an HIV awareness campaign. Nichole has also worked in various magazines, TV, movie shoots and weddings.

  • Darwin Sablayan
    Darwin Sablayan

    Darwin Sablayan started in the hair and beauty industry, working as a senior hair stylist in a local salon. He’s been a freelance artist for 2 years now and has worked with magazines, TV and weddings.