Although the Miss Universe Organization abolished the rule that states only “natural born females” can compete in the pageant, the spokesperson for the Nuestra Belleza Mexico competition, Ana Laura Corral, affirmed that their pageant is keeping its current rules.

Corral confirmed that the requirements for Mexican beauties to join the competition will still be “Mexican, with beauty of face and body and natural born females”.

The announcement took place after Miss Universe owner Donald Trump confirmed that Transgenders will be welcome to join Miss Universe preliminaries from now on.

Nuestra Belleza Mexico was born in 1994 and currently sends Mexican representatives to Miss Universe, Miss World, Miss International and Miss Continente Americano. El Universal