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National American Miss Makeup Policy: The Ultimate Guide

NAM Florida queens getting ready for the competition! It’s time for the National American Miss pageant! With girls from all over the country coming together to compete for the prestigious NAM national titles, it is important that you are co...

17, November 2015

6 Pageant Platform Money Raising Ideas That Are Guaranteed to Work!

Raising money for your platform can be rewarding and fun, but only if you know how to get started. Here's how to raise money for your platform! There are so many fun ways to raise awareness and money for your platform! One of the best t...

27, October 2015

12 of the Most Shocking, Random, and Difficult Interview Questions Ever Asked

Disclaimer: The interview questions from this article are real, but many are controversial and not appropriate for contestants under the age of 18. If this applies to you, we recommend searching for another interview article to help you prepare. ...

28, September 2015

Who Should Read Your Pageant Paperwork Before You Submit It

Mrs. Utah America 2009 Contestants at Interview. Photo from the Mrs. Utah America website. When you write or submit anything to be judged or graded, you should always proofread it.  You are probably having a flashback to your sixth grade Lan...

19, September 2015

What You NEED to Know to Increase Your Pageant Fun Fashion Score

Regine Pierre, Miss West Indies International 2015, modeling during Fun Fashion at Miss International 2015. Photo by Paula Preston. Fun Fashion Wear has quickly become a staple in pageantry.  Girls love another reason to get all glitzed up a...

06, September 2015

How To Apply Eyeliner For Pageant Girls

Miss Phoenix has beautiful eyes that stand out with her makeup! Eyeliner is a great tool to use to make your eyes look bigger and bolder. I put on eyeliner pretty much every day when I do my makeup to transform any look. If you have any questions...

17, August 2015

The Ultimate Guide to Succeeding in Miss World Talent

If you haven’t figured it out by now, the Miss World delegates are some of the most well rounded women in all of pageantry and the World.  They are well spoken as we see throughout the Miss World competition.  They are in shape, compe...

14, August 2015

How to Request Your Pageant Scores

  Lisa Opie, Miss Nationwide 2014, crowns Katie Cole, Miss Nationwide 2015, at the first live Miss Nationwide Pageant in Houston June 14th, 2015. Photo Courtesy of Miss Nationwide Pageant, LLC. We’ve all heard it, “different d...

02, August 2015

Top 10 On Stage Questions (and Answers)

Oh, the dreaded on stage question.  Jaws theme music should be playing in the background as contestants feel like they are walking the plank.  Coaches and directors try to reassure us that it is not a life or death situation, but we have se...

27, July 2015

7 Common Mistakes Girls Make on Pageant Paperwork

Danielle Sappleton, Miss Long Beach USA, knows how to highlight her beautiful features in this headshot! When working on pageant paperwork, we always want to display our best self. The paperwork we complete in order to compete not only include...

26, July 2015

Will Wearing A One-Piece Swimsuit Hurt Your Pageant Score?

This is a gorgeous and well structured one-piece swimsuit! A couple years ago I had the pleasure of competing at Miss United States 2013. Thanks to the alphabet I was constantly next to Lauren Hickey, Miss Hawaii 2013. She was the first person I ...

06, July 2015

What is the Best Body Language Strategy for Pageant Onstage Question?

This contestant has confident and graceful body language! The onstage question in any pageant is one of the most nerve-wrecking experiences you will probably go through. I remember answering my first onstage question, and completely looking the o...

07, June 2015

What Color Swimsuit Should You Choose Based On Skin Tone?

Athenna Crosby, Miss Greater Los Angeles Teen USA 2015 Finding the right swimsuit to wear is one of the hardest parts of the pageant competition for every girl. There is a lot of thought that goes into the swimsuits that we pick. We not only h...

06, June 2015

What To Do When You Start Rambling During Your Pageant Onstage Question

Miss Pacific Coast USA, Miss West Coast USA, Miss Los Gatos USA, Director Beezie Chapman, Miss Los Gatos Teen USA, Miss West Coast Teen USA and Miss Pacific Coast Teen USA The onstage question.... Now if you talk to some contestants, the onstage ...

10, May 2015

9 Tips to Scheduling More Pageant Appearances

If you're hoping to get a lot of appearances with your pageant title, you need to put in the legwork. While it's okay for your director to schedule some of them, you can do some good by putting your name out there. Follow these 9 tips to ...

23, April 2015

Top 25 Pageant Questions Asked by Judges (in Every Pageant)

The pageant questions that you are about to read were taken from the data of our famous “Question of the Day”, asking titleholders what pageant questions they were asked immediately following their interview and talking with pageant judge...

26, February 2015

How to Answer "Why Should You Win This Pageant?"

This is one of the most common questions that pageant interview judges like to ask, so you should always be ready for it regardless of what pageant system you are competing in. There are three primary approaches for answering it, so think about which...

21, February 2015

Which States Have Won the Most Miss USA Titles?

Nia Sanchez, Miss USA 2014 Not to be confused with Miss America, the coveted Miss USA title has been held by beautiful and intelligent women since 1952, and since then, 33 of the 50 states have earned that coveted title. Miss USA is a preliminary...

19, February 2015

What is the Difference Between Natural & Glitz Pageants?

A young contestant competing in a Glitz pageant Yes, the media is overrun with the "Toddlers & Tiaras" image of pageantry... and while those pageants are exceptional, there is so much more to the pageant world that just "g...

08, February 2015

The Best Way You Can Support Your Favorite Contestant

Not everyone has Honey Boo Boo's confidence... So help your contestant out! It's pageant day. Your favorite contestant is about to grace the stage and wow the crowd, but you know how her nerves get to her. You want to support her. But how...

25, January 2015

What You MUST Know About Miss America Rules Before Competing

Photo: cnbc.com The Miss America Organization is known for having very strict rules for titleholders. To girls new to the pageant world, or new to the Miss America Org., these rules can be very confusing (or even seem like a foreign language!) As...

17, January 2015

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