In the world of local modelling, the Professional Models Association of the Philippines (PMAP) represents an elite class of drop-dead gorgeous women who are flawless, gorgeous, and ready to rock any assignment they need to undertake. These in demand stunners are everywhere—on billboards, in TV commercials, in editorials, and strutting their stuff on the hottest of runways.
When it comes to their female models, PMAP has a well of scintillating talent that delivers (all you need to do is check out these ladies' IG accounts to get familiar with their ways).
Below, check out some of our favorite PMAP models and their captivating personal snapshots that prove they're capable of melting you with their fierce stares (and even fiercer bods).
Before becoming Binibining Pilipinas Universe 2016, Maxine was always an active member of PMAP. Aside from being a beauty queen and model, she's also a licensed interior designer by profession.
2) Lou Yanong
19-year-old Lou is taking up Entrepreneurial Management at Meridian International College. She’s also into painting. Cute and creative? We've got a winner!
3) Lou Muñoz
FYI: Lou is actress Arci Muñoz' sister. Don't be fooled by her alien-esque beauty, this head-turner is as laidback as it gets. A rock and roll chick at heart with a taste for culinary delights, Lou is a master in the kitchen, capable of whipping up a mean paella thanks to her Spanish roots. Yum!
4) Hannah Locsin
Hannah recently graduated from De La Salle University (DLSU) with a degree in Communication Arts. This five-foot-ten model loves making videos, watching films, and writing articles. She’s been modeling for three years now and the first time she was on a magazine was in the August 2015 issue of Preview.
5) Jach Manere
Jach was one of Cosmo’s 8 Sexiest Models in 2015. Don't be intimidated by her sharp features; she's actually pretty funny in person. Check out her love for animals and witty tweets right here.
6) Katarina Rodriguez
Prior to her appearance in Asian's Next Top Model Cycle 2 (ANTM), Katarina took up Philosophy and Business Management at De La Salle University (DLSU). She is also member of the DLSU Women's Track and Field Team. Currently, she’s one of the contestants for Binibining Pilipinas 2017.
7) Hye Won Jang
Hye’s latest achievement as a model was when she opened Christian Cowan’s show for New York Fashion Week last February. The 23-year-old looker is a Management Engineering graduate from the Ateneo de Manila University.
8) Lexa Aguirre
Lexa is one of the newest junior PMAP member. She studies International Studies major in European at De La Salle University College of Liberal Arts.
9) Maan Marquez
Maan was part of Cosmo's 8 Sexiest Models for 2013. She took up AB Communication Arts at De La Salle University (DLSU).
10) Gabbie Abesamis
Aside from modelling, Gabbie also loves to draw. Check out her cool AF works here.