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WATCH: Down Syndrome model changed the face of beauty in South Africa

Shumeez Scott changed the face of beauty in South Africa -and she is proud of it!

WATCH: Down Syndrome model changed the face of beauty in South Africa
Shumeez Scott

 19-year-old model, Shumeez Scott is one of the first Down Syndrome models in South Africa.

Her personality, grace, elegance, and confidence made her stand out and made her win her first pageant. In 2017, Scott won the National Miss Down Syndrome Ribbons4Roses competition.

Following her win, she took place in the World of Glamour. A few months therafter she also claimed the title of Miss Magnificent Women International.

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She won a lifetime contract with ACE Models - a feat most models can only dream of.

With her beauty, she also contributes to her community. The Shumeez Scott Foundation supports, empowers and encourage people with learning disabilities.

Shumeez is a true inspiration to all of South Africa.

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