Miss Universe 2018 contestant Romina Lozano Saldaña, 20, will represent Peru in Miss Charm 2020 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. It will be the first edition of the international beauty pageant organized by the Miss Charm International Organisation, which is based in Hong Kong.
Lozano was born in Bellavista, Peru on November 6, 1996. Now based in Lima, Peru, she is a model and a commercial aviator.
While Lozano already has a bachelor’s degree in Commercial Aviation, she is studying to earn another degree in Nutrition Science. The Lima resident was the Elite Model Model Look Peru winner in 2016 but did not win in the international version of the modeling competition.
On February 18, 2017, Lozano was crowned Miss Callao 2017 by Miss Peru 2016 Valeria Piazza. On October 29, 2017, Miss Peru 2017 Prissila Howard crowned Lozano as Miss Peru 2018 at the Municipal Theatre in Lima.
Representing Peru, Lozano did not place in Miss Universe 2018. It was Catriona Gray, 26, of the Philippines who won the crown at the Impact Arena in Bangkok, Thailand on December 17, 2018.
Including Peru, around 40 countries are expected to be represented in Miss Charm 2020. The candidates will participate in a talent competition and charity works and will compete in question-and-answer sessions as well as traditional costume, swimsuit and evening gown rounds.
The Miss Charm 2020 coronation night will take place in Ho Chi Minh City on January 16, 2020. The inaugural beauty pageant kicked off with a press conference on October 8, 2019 at the Hall EMERALD of the LOTTE Legend Hotel Saigon in Ho Chi Minh City.