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How to Do Your Face Makeup

Kim Kardashian West and her makeup artist and business partner Mario Dedivanovic using her new concealer product. Photo: Mario Dedivanovic Instagram Foundation and face makeup, like concealer, blush and powder, are the basics of your makeup routi...

23, April 2018

How to Plan a Wedding While Preparing for a Pageant

If you are a Miss or a Ms. contestant with someone special in your life, there is a very real possibility that you could find yourself wedding planning while pageant prepping! We all know that pageant preparation, when done correctly, takes up a lot ...

31, March 2018

5 New Reasons to Compete at USA National Miss This Year

Known for its positive pageantry atmosphere, high-level production, strong ties within the pageant and fashion community, and a quest to promote its royalty while showering them with lavish gifts and opportunities, there’s no disputing the ...

27, March 2018

Why You Need to Know Yourself Before You Can Win

One time, I heard a story of a young Miss contestant who had won “too soon.” She had the makings to become the next Miss America in a few more years, but she had already won her state title and she just wasn’t ready. That idea struc...

26, March 2018

10 Things Every Pageant Mom Should Have on Hand for Pageant Weekend

We’re all so thankful for pageant moms (and dads!) who keep us together during pageant weekend. For new pageant moms, it can be difficult to know what to bring along for any and every crisis that can pop up over the weekend. We’ve asked o...

23, February 2018

Pageant Planet Launches Sponsorship Program

Trust me, I know the struggle of trying to raise money to compete in your next pageant when your paycheck just isn't enough to fuel those dreams of yours. We've all been there and finally, Pageant Planet has an easier solution. About the n...

07, December 2017

How to Clear Up Your Skin Before Pageant Weekend

Photo: National Canadian Scholarship Pageant Facebook We spend so much time prepping and preparing for a pageant, but there are some things that you just can't prepare for! What do you do when your skin starts to break out and you have a page...

29, October 2017

Strict Height Requirements Set for Miss India

A recent article was published about the process that Miss India hopefuls have to go through to compete for the crown. The article discusses extensively one requirement for the competition: the height requirement. (Read: How to Look Taller in a ...

24, April 2017

Best Onstage Pageant Makeup for Blue Eyes

Katherine McQuade, National American Miss 2016-2017, with makeup by Austin Ryde. Photo courtesy: Katherine McQuade Instagram. Makeup: love it or hate it, it will always be an important element of your stage competitions. Hiring a makeup...

13, April 2017

Pageant Sponsorship Do's and Don'ts

Gracyn Blackmore, Miss Virginia Teen USA 2016 poses with Arielle Rosmarino of Proms, Pageants and Pretty Things. As a business owner I get requests almost every day for a donation of goods, services or cash for everything from non-profit organiza...

15, May 2016

How to Budget for a Pageant

Miss Hawaii USA 2016 Top 5 - Photo: Travis K. Okimoto Once you begin your pageant journey, it doesn't take long to realize that, like any other hobby or extracurricular, pageants take up time and – wait for it – money. However, th...

10, March 2016

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

How to Stay Healthy on Pageant Weekend

It has happened to nearly every pageant competitor out there- you arrive on pageant weekend or pageant week feeling great, but a few days later you're exhausted and feeling the incoming cold or flu. There are several tips you can take to make sur...

30, October 2014

How to Hide Stretch Marks

The reigning Miss USA, Nia Sanchez Stretch marks : the one body flaw women are conditioned to fear from the time they hit puberty. It isn’t unusual to hear an expectant mother express concern over the possibility of gaining stretch marks. H...

16, October 2014

4 Insiders Tips for Pageant Weekend

A few insiders tips to pageant weekend: We give many tips on this website. Here are a few from the staff who are or have been titleholders. 1. Coaches If you are told you do not need a coach, they don’t really mean that. The girls who...

04, June 2014

Would a Hip-Hop Dance Routine be Good for Pageant Talent?

Hip-hop dance refers to street dance styles primarily performed to hip-hop music or that have evolved as part of hip-hop culture. It includes a wide range of styles primarily breaking, locking, and popping which were created in the 1970s and made...

31, March 2014

7 Best Ideas for Pageant Talent

Pageant Talent Ideas Many pageants are now requiring contestants to perform a talent on stage as part of the judging process. This often worries some girls if they can't figure out their talent. I promise, even if  you think you aren'...

13, November 2013

How To Make Yourself A Stand Out in Introduction

Outside of pageant interview, your onstage introduction is the best way to connect with the judges. The introduction varies slightly from system to system, but as a generalized statement you are simply giving the judges a second glimpse at your poise...

07, November 2013

Opening Number in a Pageant: What You Need to Know

If you are like me and did not come dancing out of the womb, then the opening number might make you a bit anxious. Dancing in heels, a pre-determined outfit, and cheesy choreography, this constitutes the first facet of a pageant competition. While yo...

05, October 2013

How To Create a Budget for Your Pageant

I like honesty, even when it is the brutal truth. So here is the truth: Pageantry can be very expensive! Mallory Hagan, Miss America 2013, was quoted in her interview with Lara Spencer on the 20/20 Miss America 2014 pre-show saying that she had se...

29, September 2013

Can Pageant Girls Have Tattoos

 Miss Kansas 2013 Theresa Vail Since Miss Kansas 2013 has come onto the scene, the question isn't so much "can" pageant girls have tattoos, as much as "should" they have tattoos. Just as pop culture and politics are ev...

12, September 2013

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Top Pageant Hairstyles of All Time

Your Reason & Vision to Win a Pageant

Your Reason & Vision to Win a Pageant

Would a Hip-Hop Dance Routine be Good for Pageant Talent?

Would a Hip-Hop Dance Routine be Good for Pageant Talent?

Will Our Next Miss World Be A Man?

Will Our Next Miss World Be A Man?

Will Braids Hurt Your Chances of Winning the Crown?

Will Braids Hurt Your Chances of Winning the Crown?