How have the standards of beauty changed over the past 10 years?

"Miss World" - the oldest of international beauty contests. Competition is considered the most prestigious and popular on the planet. In December 2019, the next Miss World of 2019 competition starts. In the meantime, in anticipation of the championship of beauties, you can remember the names of the winners of the last decade and admire the most beautiful women from around the world.

2008 - Ksenia Sukhinova, Russia

Ksenia became the second owner of the title "Miss World" from Russia after the contest in 1992, where the Russian Julia Kurochkina won the crown. New Miss was born on August 26, 1987 in Nizhnevartovsk. As a child, the winner of the championship was fascinated by running and artistic gymnastics, and later received the first category in biathlon. Ksenia combined her career as a model with studies at the Tyumen State Oil and Gas University. In 2007, the girl got a victory in the contest "Miss Russia".

Having received the cherished crown, Xenia did not cease to be removed for advertising, connecting to this charitable activity. The girl has more than once become the face of promotions and shows on fundraising for the needy. In 2009, "Miss World 2008" became a participant in the charity photography Variety Bash, where she posed for 24 hours, trying on the roles of all 42 finalists of the beauty contest. Since 2008, Ksenia has been in a relationship with millionaire Sergei Goviyadin. In 2015, the couple broke up. Now the girl is a member of the group on ecology of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation.

2009 - Kayane Aldorino, Gibraltar

At the age of 14, Kayane was already a professional dancer and toured with the Urban Dance Group. 2009 brought the girl victory in the contest "Miss Gibraltar". Before the victory, Kayane worked for five years as a clerk at the San Bernard Hospital. According to the BBC, she fell in love with the audience after a defile in a bathing suit. The girl who received the title "Miss World 2009" was greeted like a king in her homeland. The head of government organized a parade and a festive reception at the hotel, and also shortened the working day in honor of the arrival of Miss in her hometown.

In June 2015, Kayane Aldorino became Mrs. Lopez, marrying her boyfriend Aaron. On April 4, 2017, she began her political career as Mayor of Gibraltar.

2010 - Alexandria Mills, USA

Alexandria was born on February 26, 1992 in Kentucky, USA. At the time of participation in the competition, the 18-year-old girl graduated from school and worked as a model. According to the results of the competition, she scored a greater number of points and won first place, leaving behind the favorite from Norway Mariann Birkedal. The modesty and beautiful voice of the girl conquered both the jury and the audience. The motto of Alexandria "Expect the best from life, fight for it, believe it and never let go" led it to victory.

After receiving the crown, the beauty traveled to the United States, and also visited several other countries. In plans of the girl to go round the whole world, and also to be engaged in a landscape and architectural photo. Now Miss World works as a TV host and model in her native country.

2011 - Ivian Sarcos, Venezuela

Ivian went down in history as the sixth winner of the Miss World contest from Venezuela. At the age of 8, the girl became an orphan and was raised in a monastery. In 2010, she was crowned as the winner of the Miss Venezuela contest. Ivian received a prestigious title not only because of her beauty, but also endless altruism and hard work. She constantly visits orphanages and hospitals, helping the sick and disadvantaged. According to her, the victory gave her the opportunity to help those in need and those who were unlucky in life, as she had once been. Hobbies Ivian is a game of volleyball, mountaineering and hiking.

After the victory of Miss World 2011, President of Venezuela Hugo Chavez congratulated him, and in 2012 he organized a meeting for Ivian in his Miraflores Palace and promised her government support. Now Ivian is the head of the charity foundation "Beauty with a purpose", and also works on television. She visited many countries, including Russia, China, France, Kenya.

2012 - Yu Wenxia, ​​China

The second Chinese woman to win the Miss World competition was Yu Wenxia in 2012. Like last time, the final competition was held in China. The girl was born on April 6, 1989 in Heilongjiang Province. In an interview that the winner gave before the competition, it was said that she dreams of devoting herself to singing. By the time she received the title, Yu Wenxiaua had completed the fourth year at the Faculty of Folk Music at Harbin University. The girl believes that she owes the victory to many people who helped her.

After the competition, the Chinese woman drew attention to the cinema and even got a small role in the film "The Carrier. Heritage." Also, an aspiring actress starred in the TV series "The Great Journal of Channel +." Now Yu Wenxia works in the modeling business, cooperating with large advertising companies.

2013 - Megan Young, Philippines

In 2013, the title went to Filipina Megan Young, eclipsed all other participants of the competition. The girl was born February 27, 1990 in Virginia, USA. After graduating from school, Megan entered the faculty of directing at the College of Milan. She perfectly combined her studies with the filming of films, including "I love Betty", "Baby, I love you", "Storm". In total, at the time of participation in the Megan piggy bank, 13 motion pictures were present. The girl became the first Filipino to win the competition. The crown was predicted not only by the media, but also by the contestants themselves, seeing its beauty and ability to present themselves to the viewer.

After receiving the title, Megan did not quit acting and continued to act in films and TV shows. Now she is professionally engaged in modeling business, and also acts in film, participates in the show and conducts TV shows, working on several projects at the same time.

2014 - Rolin Strauss, South Africa

Rolin was born on April 22, 1992 in the province of Mpumalanga, South Africa. The first victory of the girl came in 2007, when she received a palm in the model competition Elite Model Look SA. The beauty won the crown at the second attempt. During the first participation in the contest in 2011, she entered the TOP-5 according to the jury. Participating in competitions, Rolin studied at the 4th year at the University of the Free State in Bloemfontein at an obstetrician-gynecologist. The desire to win the competition appeared in a girl at the age of 8 after seeing the coronation "Miss South Africa 2000", and perseverance and dedication helped her get the top prize.

On February 8, 2016, Rolin Strauss became the wife of businessman Di Neela Strauss, with whom she met for three years. In the spring of 2016, she set up the Strauss Foundation, a family charity foundation whose goal was to support women's health. In January 2017, the couple had a son, and Rawlin devoted herself to his upbringing.

2015 - Mireya Lalaguna Royo, Spain

The future miss was born on November 21, 1992 in the province of Barcelona. The girl became the first Spaniard to receive the title and crown at the world beauty contest. At the time of participation, Mireia was a fifth year student at the University of Barcelona in the Faculty of Pharmacology. Previously, a girl of 8 years old gave learning to play the piano at the Conservatory of Liceu in Barcelona. After winning the contest, the Spaniard did not stop, and in the same year she won the title "Miss World Spain".

Mireya visited with charity in many countries, including Ireland, Russia, China, India and others. The girl meets with the Dominican actor Carlos Del La Mota. Mireya speaks fluent Spanish, Catalan, French and English, has a love of traveling, reads a lot and does not miss the opportunity to ski.

2016 - Stephanie Del Valle, Puerto Rico

Stephanie was born on December 30, 1996 in the city of San Juan. Fame came to her after the first victory in the contest "Miss Puerto Rico". The girl is studying at New York University Pace at the Faculty of Communications and Law. Stephanie worked with Puerto Rican designer Carlos Alberto, as his inspiration. Miss World won the audience and the jury, not only for its beauty. The girl speaks three languages, and also collaborates with the charity organization Lily's Angels, which helps children with special development.

While Stephanie is not married and not burdened with a long relationship. She is very close with her family, in particular, with her sister and three-year-old niece. The winner of the competition not only regularly makes a material contribution to charity, but also periodically visits her wards, and then shares photos on her personal page on social networks.

2017 - Manushi Chhillar, India

Manushi was born on May 14, 1997 in the state of Haryana, India. A girl studies cardiologist at the women's medical college in Sonipata. At the time of her participation in the competition, Manushi was already familiar with the modeling business — at home she represented a medical campaign on feminine hygiene and health. This project allowed her to travel around the country, lecturing on important medical topics. Miss World 2017 enchanted the jury with her liveliness and openness, with the burden of knowing the new and positive view of the world.

The winner plans to travel around many countries, since her biggest passion is traveling. Manushi also professionally engaged in Indian dances and extreme sports. The girl likes to jump with a parachute and dive to the depth with breath-holding (freediving).

2018 - Vanessa Ponce de Leon

The 68th Miss World has become a professional model Vanessa Ponce de Leon. The future beauty queen was born on March 7, 1992 in Mexico. For the victory in China, the girl went, winning the 2014 Mexico's Next Top Model competition, and in 2018 - "Miss Mexico". The asset of the new beauty queen, besides its spectacular appearance, includes an excellent education, she has a master's degree in business administration in the field of human rights protection.

Vanessa’s active life position is reflected in the fact that she participates in charity projects and also serves on the board of directors of the public organization Migrantes en el camino (“Migrants on the Road”), which is engaged in helping migrants, refugees and victims of ill-treatment. The personal motto of Miss World 2018: "We all need each other."

Her hobbies include drawing, playing volleyball, and diving. One of her favorite films, the girl calls the famous British TV series "Downton Abbey." Favorite dishes include quesadilla, Mexican tortilla with cheese filling.

And which of the miss over the past decade did you like?