The new Miss Universe, Iris Mittenaere from France

23 Year-old contestant pursuing her degree in Dental Surgery

Manila, Philippines - The 23 Year-old Dental Surgery degree holder is the new Miss Universe 2016, Iris Mittenaere.

23 year old Iris Mittenaere was born North of France in a town called Lille. Mittenaere has kept herself busy the last 5 years by pursuing her degree in Dental Surgery. Besides dental school, Mittenaere has always been fond of extreme sports, travelling the world and cooking new French dishes. Fresh, funny and caring is how she would best describe herself. She enjoys making others happy, especially when volunteering at Bienvenue-Tongasoa and Les Bonnes Fées. Mittenaere is honored to be representing France in the upcoming Miss Universe competition. If she takes home the crown, she hopes to advocate for dental and oral hygiene.

Check out this cool music video of Iris: