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Pageant Dresses: How to Style, Pose and Walk

Pageant dresses are among the most iconic parts of pageantry, so how do you use pageant dresses to show the judges you should take home the crown? The pageant evening gown competition is your opportunity to show the judges your grace, style and poise...

19, September 2018

Best Evening Gowns in Pageantry (2018 Edition)

The biggest lie in pageantry is that judges do not judge your evening gown. The majority of directors in the industry encourage their judges not to "judge the dress" but rather judge the girl in the dress. Judges are supposed to score th...

04, August 2018

Top 10 Preteen Fun Fashions of 2017

Fun fashion competitions are popping up in pageantry as both mandatory and optional competitions. This portion allows contestants to show showcase their personality, confidence and unique fashion sense. In the Preteen division, contestants have so ma...

14, July 2018

Top Pageant Hairstyles of All Time

Top Pageant Hairstyles of 2017 Teen Hairstyles 10. MARUSA Young Teen Miss Florida 2018, Ryleigh Shaw  Ryleigh Shaw's hairstyle could be described as "typical pageant hair." This is a go-to hairstyle for glitz pageants and ...

18, June 2018

What to Wear for Talent

Miss New Jersey 2017 Kaitlyn Schoeffel performs in the talent portion during the first preliminary night of the Miss America 2018 competition at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017. Photo: Tim Hawk | For NJ.com The talent po...

30, April 2018

What to Wear For Fun Fashion

Did your fun fashion outfit stand out from the rest? Fun fashion is the phase of the competition where you can show off your personality, fashion sense, uniqueness and modeling skills. Since you are a one-of-a-kind contestant, it's important that...

28, April 2018

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 Do Your Eye Makeup

Did you make sure your eyes popped during your last pageant? Your eyes are the windows to your soul and making sure that they stand out during all areas of competition can bring you one step closer to taking home the crown. If you aren't getting ...

21, April 2018

How to Do Your Lips

Miss California USA 2018 Kelley Johnson. Photo: Monty Nuss Photography The lips frame your smile. This makes them an important asset on stage and in interview. Proper makeup decisions are crucial in pageantry. In a world of changing lip phases an...

21, April 2018

How to Style Thin Hair

Miss Columbia 2017, Laura González, competes during the evening gown competition on the final night of the 2017 Miss Universe Pageant. Photo: Photo: Miss Universe Organization/Matt Petit Your hairstyle is one of the most important parts of...

14, April 2018

How to Style Curly Hair

Miss District of Columbia 2015, Cierra Jackson. Photo Cierra Jackson I have naturally curly hair, so I can empathize with all of the challenges that my curly-haired sisters go through. The upside of curly hair is insane volume like no other type ...

14, April 2018

How to Style Your Weave

Miss USA 2016 Deshauna Barber. Photo: Miss Universe Organization How to style weaves is something that is rarely mentioned in pageantry. Weave hairstyles are very common in pageantry among all races but especially among African-American contestan...

14, April 2018

How to Achieve Thick Pageant Hair

Did not knowing how to style your thick hair stop you from winning the crown? When you are competing in a pageant, whether it is at the local or international level, nothing should be left on the table. Pageant prep should consist of making sure that...

14, April 2018

How to Tone Your Butt

Photo: Remi Pyrdol/Self Most pageant girls agree that getting your body pageant-ready is one of the hardest parts of pageant preparation. The fitness competition can be intimidating, but with the right exercises and guidance, you'll be confid...

31, March 2018

How to Find the Perfect Glitz Pageant Dress

Every contestant wants to feel confident and beautiful throughout her pageant. Setting aside enough time to put together a flattering and eye-catching wardrobe will ensure that you look and feel your best. Picking out the perfect glitz pageant dress ...

24, March 2018

How to Style Hair and Makeup for a Glitz Pageant

Toddlers and Tiaras' star Eden Wood won over 300 crowns in her glitz pageant career. Photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images for Logo Glitz pageant contestants go all out in the hair and makeup department. The extravagant looks are dazzling and rem...

24, March 2018

20 Modeling Types and Requirements (And Which is Best for You)

Allie Ayers (left) and Olivia Jordan, Miss USA 2015, (right) pose for the 2018 Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit Edition. Photo: Taylor Ballantyne Pageants have launched the modeling careers of quite a few queens. For example, this year during...

11, 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

What to Wear to Pageant Check-In

First impressions are important in pageantry and you never know where the judges will be when you check in for a pageant, so you want to look your very best. (Read: 4 Ways You Can Make a Good First Impression on Pageant Judges) The After 5 and I...

22, February 2018

7 Hairstyles for Red Highlights

Each new year brings us glamorous hairstyle trends. We don’t say “new” trends because it’s hardly possible to come up with something original these days. After all, everything we think is new is just the long-forgotten old. Th...

18, February 2018

Top 10 Miss Fun Fashions of 2017

Fun fashion outfits are a fun way to show your personality and modeling skills on stage. Getting creative and glamorous through this competition is my favorite part of onstage competitions. These 10 Miss contestants wowed us all with their fun f...

31, January 2018

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