Tonight 83 young women from around the world will compete in the Miss Universe 2010 pageant. Miss Netherlands winner, Desiree Van den Berg will compete for the Netherlands. The pageant will be held at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.
Miss Desiree is a natural beauty “I have not even fake nails and no extensions in my hair. I am the way I look.
Desiree Van den Berg was crowned Miss Netherlands 2010 at the Finale held at the Theatre De Efteling. Desiree is the 23 year old beauty from Santpoortis and stands 1.76m tall. She will represent Netherlands at Miss Universe 2010 in Las Vegas.
83 beauty queens plan to show off swimsuits, evening gowns and quick-thinking interview skills in hopes of impressing a panel of celebrity judges and winning the 2010 Miss Universe crown.
The winner will replace Miss Universe 2009 Stefania Fernandez, who gave Venezuela a second consecutive win by taking the title at age 18 last years. The South American country has won six titles since the pageant started in 1952.
The pageant hosted by rocker Bret Michaels and NBC correspondent Natalie Morales will air live on NBC and Telemundo and be distributed in some 190 countries and territories.
The contest, co-owned by Donald Trump and NBC, will be judged by celebrities including 2010 Olympic gold medalist Evan Lysacek and actress Jane Seymour.
Donald Trump owns the Miss Universe Pageant and he spoke about the event, “It doesn’t get hotter than being in Las Vegas during the month of August. Add more than 80 of the world’s most beautiful women converging to compete for the crown of Miss Universe along with Bret Michaels, Natalie Morales, Orianthi and John Legend & the Roots…Las Vegas is going to be scorching hot!”