One daughter has made her mom Internet-popular in a matter of days. Recently, Twitter user @shipilkins uploaded a picture of her 43-year-old mother who looks nothing like her age, and it already has over 25K likes. After the tweet went viral, others started replying to it with photos of their own youthful moms. However, it became clear pretty early on that this "beauty contest" will have multiple winners because these gorgeous "participants" look as if they found the elixir of life!

(h/t brightside)

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Ale_Vidal23 2 months ago

holy, she looks like 40-45

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Beauty contests, celebrating a woman as a symbol of community solidarity and fertility, has a long and continuing history in Europe and North America. However, you could say their modern form came to be during the second half of the nineteenth century when women were frequently displayed in publicly staged events across the US. These events were met with little protest as long as the occasion and its organizers were 'respectable.'

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Croline Lason 2 months ago

I'm so jealous ! I'm a teacher too but it often feels like students suck the life out of me 😁

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Women didn't wear swimsuits in public until the early twentieth century. The public staging of semi-naked women, however, developed together with modern popular culture, where low and high-class values became mixed and bathing beauties could be shown in movies and advertisements.

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Lola 2 months ago

Why are we talking like 43 is old? She is very young and looks her age.

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Eventually, everything came together in 1921, when Atlantic City hosted the first Miss America contest. So as not to offend public morals, the sensual aspects of the contest were obscured by a week-long, elaborate festival which included sports events, automobile races, as well as orchestra and choir competitions.

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hi I like ants 2 months ago

Which one is your mom?

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After receiving quite a bit of suspicion, beauty contests became really popular in the 1950s, with civil associations like the Jaycees and Rotary organizing them. Through mass media, the model of the contest spread all over the world. However, beauty contests still face criticism as people continue to argue that these events promote unrealistic expectations of what women are expected to, and should, look like.

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Anne 2 months ago

Mom is gorgeous, but does not belong within this range of photos. She does look about her own age.

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Ed Souza 2 months ago

those age filters are crazy good nowadays.

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Chancey 2 months ago

No way she looks close to 47 years old!!!

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Phoenix 2 months ago

She's in great shape! What an inspiration (runs to dust off dumbbells in laundry room). :-D

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N 2 months ago

this one I love and find the most believable and unfiltered. I also love that dress

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hashwadoobies 1 month ago

41 isn't old.

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Rissie 2 months ago

40 is not old people...

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Ale_Vidal23 2 months ago

do you need a stepdad?

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Lisa 2 months ago

okay now she is stunning to me.

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Sunzilla 2 months ago

This is what 41 looks like. People are assuming 40 is old. It's not.

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Lola 2 months ago

Kudos to the hard work.

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Ellen 2 months ago

This one looks her age, she's beautiful but yeah this just seems like any other woman -- I'm 36 so I'm familiar with the age

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May-Lin Martinsen 1 month ago

She's gorgeous, and looks her age

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Danish Dynomummy 2 months ago

Tbh, she looks 42

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Brenda Anglin-Montford 1 month ago

she is beautiful but it really isn't fair to post pictures that are filtered or touched up and then say "see how young she looks" it's not genuine

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Dunja 2 months ago

ahaha so 35 is old???

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Brenda Anglin-Montford 1 month ago

filter

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Brenda Anglin-Montford 1 month ago

very nice but 2 of the pictures look hevely filtered

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hashwadoobies 1 month ago

She definitely looks a few years younger than her age!

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Susan Gardner 1 month ago

A natural beauty

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Zoe's Mom 1 month ago

GREAT EYES.

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Maria Rohlen 2 months ago

Looks her age.

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Kamilla Juel Sørensen 2 months ago

And that is why he is your ex! But she looks good :)

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Bill 1 month ago

I want a balloon soldier

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hashwadoobies 1 month ago

Beautiful but definitely looks her age.

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Hope Floats 2 months ago

However old she is, I just love that first pic.. She looks so happy within herself and I'd love a photo like that of my mum..

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Miss Cris 2 months ago

She looks older

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Jeff Requier 2 months ago

Still young

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elfin 1 month ago

After glancing through these it seems that the age is less important than the looks. These women are mostly slim, have good skin, pretty hair, nice muscle tone, etc. With these things going for you it's not hard to look prettier at 40 than some women look at twenty.

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