Bárbara Cabrera has been officially announced on Sunday, October 2 as Miss Universe Argentina 2022.
The 26-year-old textile entrepreneur and model from Buenos Aires will now prepare to represent Argentina at the 71st Miss Universe pageant in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA this January.
No stranger to the pageantry, Bárbara was awarded Miss Eco Argentina 2020 and went on to compete in Miss Eco International 2021 in Egypt where she placed in the Top 20 and was awarded Best of the Night .
“My heart bursts with joy to be able to officially tell you that I will proudly represent Argentina at Miss Universe 2022,” she wrote in Spanish on social media.
“Those who know me know that it has always been my big dream. Today thanks to a lot of work and the group that follows me, I am fulfilling it,” he added.
Argentina has won Miss Universe once with Norma Beatriz Nolan in 1962. Her last position was in 2020 with Alina Luz Akselrad who finished in the Top 21.
Meet the new Miss Universe Argentina: