What do Miss America contestants do to look beautiful and fit? More importantly, what do they do about wedgies? Below are some tricks several of this year's contestants swear by. Watch 'Pageant Confidential: The Road to Miss America' Saturday at 8 p.
The Miss America interview is a panel-style interview with 5-7 judges that lasts for 10 minutes. It is worth 25% of the overall score. If you are planning to compete in an MAO local and have dreams of becoming Miss America, there are a few questions you will probably get in that interview.
Just as there is in every pageant system, there is a specific style and look that is depicted on the Miss America stage. The “girl next door” and “news anchor” look are my interpretation of the Miss America image. The competing contestants goal is to look polished, graceful, regal and classy, without being overly sexy or flirtatious. This is why hairstyle plays a huge factor when selecting the next title holder. These are my top pics for the perfect Miss America hairstyles.
How to Standout During a Miss America Pageant Interview
Within the last few years there has been a change in the swimsuit competitions in all systems. Within Miss USA and Miss America, we have seen a large swing towards more athletic builds. Judges are looking for fit girls instead of the skinny model types. It has also become a much more fun, fast paced walk with more intricate choreography including turns, pivots and sometimes props. This should be very different than your evening gown walk. Your posing should also be different. Instead of…
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