Don’t let tallness move we down, says Miss Universe Singapore 2017
May 24, 2018 - miss universe
Standing during 1.66m, Miss Manuela Bruntraeger was shorter than a infancy of representatives she was competing opposite for a pretension of Miss Universe in Las Vegas final November.
Contestants such as Miss Elena Correa from Costa Rica (1.82m), and Miss Shanaelle Petty from Croatia (1.85m) towered over her. Even so, a contingent winner, Miss Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters from South Africa, stood flattering during 1.7m.
For a 25-year-old Miss Bruntraeger, who was crowned Miss Universe Singapore (MUS) dual months before a general pageant, tallness was never a means for concern.
And conjunction should it be for MUS hopefuls this year.
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There are $30,000 value of prizes to be won, including $10,000 cash.
Ms Bruntraeger told The New Paper: “I trust that certainty and beauty come from within. It is who we are and we have always been happy with my appearance. we can't change anything if someone thinks we am short. we do not let that impact me.”
The beauty black has sealed with modelling group NOW Model Management and talent group Beam Artistes, where she has been going for auditions, photoshoots, and behaving and hosting gigs.
Recalling her MUS journey, she assimilated given she wanted to plea herself as it encourages women to put their “best feet forward”.
Having watched a Miss Universe manifestation given she was young, she knew how severe a routine would be.
She said: “Going into any competition, we have to trust we can win. But during a time, winning was not a categorical focus. we was vehement for a experience, entered with a certain opinion and gave it my best shot.”
The MUS lifestyle has stayed with her, even now.
“I still arise adult early, work out regularly, follow skincare and make-up routines. we can do a full face of make-up in underneath 10 minutes, anywhere.
“I say a ability to be prompt and organized and don’t rubbish time in a morning removing prepared for a day.
“Breakfast has also been a good new habit. It unequivocally is a many critical dish of a day, and it sets we adult with a appetite we need.
“I also make a bid to take 30 mins to an hour a day to find assent and quiet. No phone, mechanism or any distraction.”
Ms Bruntraeger suggested field who are on a blockade about MUS 2018 to take a plunge.
“You have some-more intensity in we than we know. There is a 100 per cent possibility of disaster if we never try. So be dauntless and take a step outward your comfort zone. Challenge yourself to be better,” she said.
Be confident, be certain of who we are and sojourn authentic and unique.
Also, be prepared to work hard, put in a bid and consider on your feet.
She said: “It is not usually an event to showcase beauty though also a smarts that come with it.
“The cover for a manifestation black is changing. When we drive divided from a stereotype, we will see that they are looking for women of substance.
“The tour can be tough during times, and if we concede yourself to arise above that, we will come out resplendent and improved than ever.”