Meet Maya Ramsahoye who brings a numerous background in modelling and make-up artistry from small city Alberta to take on the world stage.
The Wainwright-product acquired the push to pursue modelling from her mom and now runs a make-up enterprise and has delved into performing.
Maya desires to make use of her rising social media platform which incorporates teenagers and girls as she seeks to encourage that demographic and “crush” what she calls “the unreasonable social media and societal expectations” positioned on ladies.
“My platform is titled Perfectly Imperfect. It’s nearly embracing you as a human being – and that is the place I actually get to contain my life as a make-up artist, as a result of it was the flexibility to work with so many individuals and to encourage ladies and whomever I’m working with to only be snug and assured with who they’re.”
Maya just lately entered the Miss Universe Canada contest and he or she says it was unimaginable assembly folks from so many alternative backgrounds throughout the nation and interacting with the eventual Miss Canada who just lately positioned within the top-16 on the Miss Universe present in New Orleans.
Maya displays on the varied socio-political and environmental causes that the delegates contain themselves.
“I take into consideration all the ladies who compete in pageantry – though a lot, it’s solely a small share of our inhabitants in the entire world. But simply the quantity of change that one particular person can create is totally unimaginable to witness. So that’s certainly one of my favorite issues – simply studying about each different pageant competitor’s trigger, as a result of it’s simply so inspiring and it really provides hope to your life figuring out that there will be such change.”
She says “pageantry is a life-style and you need to dedicate your self to it.”
Ramsahoye’s Canadian heritage blends India-China/Caribbean roots from Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana on her father’s facet along with her mom’s English, Scottish and Irish ancestry. As she connects with folks throughout the nation, she sees the significance of discovering your variety and embracing it.
“Canada is such a multi-cultural, numerous, distinctive nation. So it’s really unimaginable to fulfill so many individuals and study their background. But I feel embracing your variety is among the most vital issues that it’s essential do, as a result of nobody else may have what you could have. There will likely be commonalities – after all. People can have an understanding, however you really are particular with the way you had been introduced up, the way you had been raised, the place you originate from.”
Another pageant is on the playing cards for Maya sooner or later as she represents her heritage to the world.