Standards of beauty are very subjective, because of this, each country has its own image of real femininity. Modern beauty contests represent the priorities of different places in the best possible way. In this article, you will find ladies who were recognized as the prettiest women in the world.

We at Enlighten have always been inspired by charm and elegance, and we want to show you 20 photos of girls who took part and also became winners in different beauty contests. At the end of the article, you’ll find an interesting bonus about modern beauty.

1. Spain

2. Philippines

3. The Netherlands

4. Russia

5. Italy

6. Norway

7. The USA

8. China

9. India

10. Korea

11. Sweden

12. Egypt

13. Brazil

14. Finland

15. Thailand

16. Iceland

17. Turkey

18. Poland

19. France

20. Morocco

Bonus: The effect of modern beauty standards on our world.

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Taking care of our body and our beauty has become a new religion, according to researchers. British psychotherapist Susie Orbach says that our modern world pushes us to get rid of the differences in languages and our bodies. In terms of beauty, we tend to value small noses, pert breasts, and long legs.

Which country’s standards are you inspired by the most? Do you sympathize with modern beauty standards? Please tell us your opinion below!