And we have a winner! The Miss Universe 2016 crown goes to 23 Year Old French Nationale, Iris Mittenaere!
Miss France, Iris Mittenaere takes the crown after been called as a top 6 contender list which included, Miss Kenya (Mary Esther Were) , Miss Colombia (Andrea Tovar), Miss Philippines (Maxine Medina), Miss Thailand (Chalita Suansane) and Miss Haiti (Raquel Pelissier)
Iris was born in Lille in the Nord Pas de Calais region in northern France and is currently in her fifth year of dental school.
With her position as Miss Universe, Iris Mittenaere hopes to advocate for access to education and children’s rights and also create awareness campaign for dental and oral care, with her experience and knowledge as a dentist.
See all her pictures from the competition below.