Strange beauty contests
Few people know, but in addition to traditional beauty contests, where the long-legged beauty shine with model looks, there are others, a variety of competitions, which can be nice to present its advantages, and perhaps even disadvantages.
Miss Plastic (Hungary)
At that time, most beauty contests disqualify competitors who resorted to plastic surgery, the Miss Plastic contrary gives for this award. He held in Budapest in 2009, it could participate contestants older than 18 years, was also a category for women over 30.
The prize for first place was an apartment in Budapest. First runner-up was presented with a car, while the contestant, who finished second, was awarded $ 10,000 in jewelry. Surgeons, whose clients won prizes, also received awards.
Mr. Handsome (Venezuela)
The contest is held annually in Caracas, it was evaluated by the participants presentation output in sportswear and swimsuit. On photo competitors are preparing behind the scenes.
Miss Barbie (Venezuela)
Venezuela, which can be called the world's leading beauty contests are also holding a contest for Barbie dolls. Contestants decorate their dolls, they are applied fresh makeup, make a new hairstyle, pick up shoes and accessories. Each doll has a name and profession.
Miss Jumbo (Thailand)
This contest is held to raise awareness of the endangered elephants in Thailand. At this competition are the women who are most appropriate to the characteristics of the elephant, the first place is given to those who combine a solid weight, elegance and high resolution. Participants should weigh at least 90 kg.
An elderly Miss District of Columbia (Washington, DC)
This contest is supported by the Department for Family and Washington DC control on Aging. It shall take part in women aged 60 years and older, who have reached the "age of elegance." In this photo - participant Vernell Kausins Hamit prepares backstage before a part of the contest, where participants show off their talents.
Miss Prison (Brazil)
One of the many beauty contests, which takes place in the world among women prisoners. This competition is the culmination of a series of events held over several months, which involved hundreds of prisoners from 10 prisons. Allowing many women to take part in the parade, the organizers are hoping to brighten up the moral environment of prisoners, and many of the participants recognized that the competition helps them feel more positive about their current situation.
Miss'd America (Atlantic City, NJ)
Initially, this competition was set up to raise funds, as a parody of the world famous competition "Miss America", who also once spent in Atlantic City. It is attended by transvestites. In this photo - Daniel Alita (Miss gusty winds) in evening dress from the collection of 2011.
Miss Pregnant (China)
This competition is held annually on June 1 Children's Day in China, organized by his local government, Shanxi Province. In 2009, 100 women participated in the competition.
Miss Fat and Beautiful (Israel)
This contest is held only for women weighing 90 kg bole, necessarily contestants come in evening dresses and show your figure. At the competition, which has already held 15 th time, women are calling to love themselves for who they are, and do not pay attention to the generally accepted standards of beauty. In this picture, the winner of 2011 Tanya Wyman waiting in the wings.
Miss Cholita Pacena, Bolivia
The popular contest held in Bolivia in La Paz, and held it exclusively for indigenous women of the Andes between the ages of 18 to 22 years. It is intended to instill community pride in the indigenous community of women, from participating requires each of them performed in the native Aymara language.
The beauty in uniform (Russia)
This competition was created in order to attract more women into the ranks of the Russian army. Evaluate the contestants singing, cooking, ballroom dancing, as well as the ability to handle weapons.
Miss Universe Tiffany (Thailand)
The purpose of this contest - to promote human rights for transgender people in Thailand and creating a positive image of transgender people at the international level. The contest has been held for the 37th year, in this time, "Tiffany Miss Universe" was held in the resort of Pattaya and was broadcast live on national television, it looked 15 million viewers.
Miss "Anti-personnel mine" (Angola)
All the participants in this contest, which was held in 2008, were injured as a result of a landmine. The competition was created to tell the public about the problems faced by the survivors after the explosion at the mine, and to raise awareness.
Gypsy beauty contest and traditional dances (Romania)
Romania is home to a large number of indigenous Roma. The competition was held in March 2011, the participants had to show their talents in dancing, as their appearance was evaluated.