|Miss Universe Philippines Rabiya Mateo (Photo from Instagram/@rabiyamateo)|
[Asia News Communication = Reporter Reakkana] Philippine bet Rabiya Mateo is the first Miss Universe candidate to gain over 1 million followers on Instagram, which comes shortly after she was hailed the most followed queen so far, PH Inquirer reported.
“Woke up with 1 Million followers! You guys are the best. Sending love to the rest of the universe. Today is a big day. Please pray for us,” Mateo shared on Instagram yesterday, May 14. Mateo’s post came hours after she participated in the national costume segment of the pageant along with 73 other candidates in Florida in the United States.
To also mark the beauty queen’s online milestone, stylist Mikee Andrei took to Instagram to share with fans photos of a stunning Mateo donning “fantasy lingerie” from a recent pictorial. “[Mateo] is showing it to the universe how it is done. Congrats on your 1M Instagram following queen!” the stylist said in a post made also yesterday.