Sun, Aug 20, 2023: The Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2023 Preliminary Competition with 30 Contestants has completed today on Sunday, August 20th, 2023 which started at 8pm. Several special award winners are announced on stage and presented with fabulous prizes. The Grand Finale is set on Thursday, August 24th, 2023 in San Juan.
Today at the preliminary gala of Miss Universe Puerto Rico from San Juan, the show held at the historic Teatro Tapia the candidates demonstrated their projection and evolution.
The special program on a historic journey for Miss Universe Puerto Rico, An in-depth look at the evolution of the platform that represents Puerto Rican women was presented by WAPA TV earlier on Thursday, August 17th, 2023 at 10pm which was presented by TV Journalist Mónika Liz Candelaria with Noticentro por Wapa.
The Special Awards & Winners
Miss Photogenic is Gina Lee Garcia Colón of Cataño.
Miss Personality (Miss Personalidad) is Miss Lajas 2023, Karina Rivera Camacho.
Ceravé & Vichy Miss Radiant Skin Award goes to Kiara Rivera Escudero from Toa Baja.
L´Oréal Most Beautiful Hair title is won by Cayey’s Neysha Marie Mendoza Castro
My Way Award goes to Patillas representative Karla Inelisse Guilfú Acevedo.
Colgate Optic White Impactful Smile Winner is Fiorella Medina Perez of Isabela.
Here is The Journey from Online Application to 38 Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2023 Contestants to Presentation of 33 Delegates which filtered to 30 Candidate joining prelims.
Image: Ashley Cariño and Nicole Chacón @ Official Social Media Facebook.com/muniversepr