Patricia Murillo, a twenty-one year old woman standing 5’9″ won last April 2nd the Nuestra Belleza El Salvador 2014 crown which accredits her as El Salvador’s representative for the Miss Universe 2014 that will be held in the last semester of the year.
“Thank you so much for believing in me from the first moment, I hope I can put El Salvador’s name high. From now on I will work hard for my country”, expressed Murillo at the end of the pageant
The Nuestra Belleza El Salvador pageant celebrated their tenth anniversary with an event full of glamour and fifteen contestants vying for the coveted crown. Besides the crowning of the new Miss Universe El Salvador, also was crowned the new Miss World El Salvador 2014, Larissa Vega. Other titles given were the Photogenic Beauty and Best Fashionista to Sofia Trigueros who was part of the Top 5 finalists group formed by the two winners, Trigueros, Rocío Romano and Yanira Interiano.
An interesting fact is that Murillo was a favorite to win the crown, as she has experience in beauty pageants and highlighted through out the entire competition that lasted three months. Like any beauty queen, the winner received prices such as clothing, money and all the expenses covered for her alongside with Vega to represent the Central America country in their respective pageants.
Quotes from: Nuestra Belleza El Salvador Facebook Page