Beauty ideals change over the decade as the world of fashion evolves. Therefore, new faces pop up on the runway as well as the covers of some of the most appreciated beauty magazines offering us the chance to stay versed with this harsh business.

The hottest American plus size models managed to prove that you need more than a skinny silhouette in order to succeed.

Charisma, feminine curves as well as eye-catching and unique features and above all self-confidence are some of the keywords when it comes to characterizing these ladies. Plus size models mark the new world order that also overwhelm designers who are eager to provide ladies of all sizes and shapes with flattering and fab outfits.

This is the moment to take a look at some of the most valued and venerated plus size models of the world.

The 24 years old model born in Miami, Florida took the world of its feet with her dainty allure as well as worth-admiring features. Besides strutting on the runway for Jean Paul Gaultier she also collaborated with great brands as Nordstrom, H&M as well as Dolce &Gabanna. Indeed her rising fashion model career is further enriched and fueled by her amazing appearances in elite magazines as Vanity Fair, Glamour as well as Teen Vogue.

One of the hottest American plus size top models the 23 years old Whitney Thompson was discovered during the television show that launched a real craze among girls, America’s Next Top Model. Saks Fifth Avenue as well as House of Dereon are some of the greatest names she had the chance to work with. In spite of the struggles she had to endure during the show she still managed to rise above all controversies and collaborate with magazines as Supermodels Unlimited, Touch Weekly as well as Seventeen Magazine. An America’s Next Top Model contestant who in spite of not winning the contest managed to launch her fashion model career. The 28 years old model had difficulties in collaborating with great model agencies however the public still kept her in mind honored her with the title of favorite television personality. Toccara featured on the covers of The Next Level Magazine, Braids magazine, Be, as well as the Ebony magazine.

<p>Once a thin girl who tortured herself with crash diets to not be rejected once again from the various shootings,Kate Dillon decided to cut off the unhealthy lifestyle and launch her career as a plus size model. The fashion model was indeed one of the marching personalities to make the plus size model business even more prominent and valued. She managed to collaborate with Nine West, Gucci as well as Chanel and also Christian Dior. Moreover she also had the privilege to earn a prominent position in the the 50 Most Beautiful People list set up by People Magazine.</p>
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The winner of the Tyras Thick and Sexy Top Model Contest winner in 2006, Asian-American Maggie Yumi Brown managed to further strengthen the party of plus size models who changed the perspective of people of real beauty. The ethnic features as well as her confidence all helped her earn the title for one of the most successful and sought-after plus size models of the world. The fashion model starred on the cover page of magazines as Bombshell and Plus Model Magazine. She was also the model for A-list stores as Macy’s, Wal-Mart as well as Mervyns.