This year’s 64th Miss Universe pageant will air on January 29 at 7 p.m. Prior to the event, the Miss Universe Organization has been publishing tons of photos of the participants in their National Costumes and traveling around the world.
But one set of images stands over the rest. While in the Philippines, seven of the 86 women posed without having makeup on.
At this stage, heading makeup-free has become the trend du jour. Superstars like Jennifer Lopez, Demi Lovato, and Gywneth Paltrow often post pictures of themselves makeup free, and Alicia Keys has managed to get a point to stop putting on makeup on red carpets and “The Voice” entirely.
The Miss Universe contestants, who come from various regions spanning from Ecuador to Iceland, all shared a quote about what it really was like going makeup free.
Continue to keep reading to see them makeup-free.