Miss Universe is one of the most prestigious titles you can hold in the pageantry world. It's what most beauty queens train for. The fight is long and hard, but once a queen is crowned, she's showered with a lot of perks.
This year, South Africa's Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters is our Miss Universe, and according to the competition's rules, this is what she won:
- A year-long salary as Miss Universe
- Luxury accommodations in a New York City apartment for the duration of her reign, including living expenses
- A one-year supply of haircare products and tools from Farouk Systems, the makers of CHI Haircare
- A shoe wardrobe from Chinese Laundry Shoes & Accessories
- A personalized face chart and products from MAC Cosmetics
- Personal services including membership to Gravity Fitness @ Le Parker Meridien Hotel and hair services from John Barrett Salon
- A modeling portfolio by leading fashion photographers
- Dermatology and skincare services
- A professional health and nutrition consultation
- Dental services
- Professional representation by The Miss Universe Organization
- Extensive travel representing sponsors and charitable partners
- Access to various events including casting opportunities, movie premiers, screenings, Broadway shows and launch parties
- And personal appearance wardrobe and styling by the official Miss Universe Organization fashion stylist.
Congratulations and enjoy your reign, Demi-Leigh!
This story originally appeared on Cosmo.ph.
* Minor edits have been made by the Femalenetwork.com editors.