Mayra Mejia

Mayra Mejia

Lives In

Arlington, Virginia


  • Fashion, plus-size fashion, and beauty


Mayra worked as a professional makeup artist for five years before pivoting to her first passion: plus-size fashion. She is now the features editor of The Curvy Fashionista, a multimedia platform dedicated to plus-size fashion and media. She also is a freelance writer with bylines in NBC News, Brides, Greatist, and more.

About Byrdie and Dotdash

Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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