Fer Barrientos poses after being crowned the winner of Miss International Trans, a beauty pageant for transgender women, in Guatemala City, Guatemala December 3, 2021. REUTERS/Sandra Sebastian

Ryo Crisostomo poses during the final of the Miss International Trans, a beauty pageant for transgender women, in Guatemala City, Guatemala December 3, 2021. REUTERS/Sandra Sebastian

Dousha Guadalupe Morales participates in the final of the Miss International Trans, a beauty pageant for transgender women, in Guatemala City, Guatemala December 3, 2021. REUTERS/Sandra Sebastian

Ximena Poitan listens to the juries during the final of the Miss International Trans, a beauty pageant for transgender women, in Guatemala City, Guatemala December 3, 2021. REUTERS/Sandra Sebastian

Ximena Poitan, Ryo Crisostomo, Fatima Melgar, Fer Barrientos participate in the final of the Miss International Trans, a beauty pageant for transgender women, in Guatemala City, Guatemala December 3, 2021. REUTERS/Sandra Sebastian

Ximena Poitan, Dousha Guadalupe Morales, Ryo Crisostomo, Fatima Melgar, Brithany Michelle Bac and Fer Barrientos participates in the final of the Miss International Trans, a beauty pageant for transgender women, in Guatemala City, Guatemala December 3, 2021. REUTERS/Sandra Sebastian