Toddlers and Tiaras: Eden Wood ends child pageant career on a high as she wins

Toddlers and Tiaras: Eden Wood ends child pageant career on a high as she wins

Eden Wood ends child pageant career on a high as she wins in Toddlers and Tiaras finale (despite last-minute meltdown)

3:42 PM on 11th August 2011

American child pageant sensation Eden Wood

World champion: Eden Wood, six, reigned supreme in the finale of Toddlers and Tiaras

American child pageant sensation Eden Wood

Tantrum: Eden burst into tears when her array of glittering outfits arrived late to the venue

American child pageant sensation Eden Wood

Pressure: Eden”s mother tells her: “We have to do what we have to do. If not, take your dress off and go home”

American child pageant sensation Eden Wood

Transformation: Eden”s mother has spent $100,000 on child pageants, and now hopes to take her daughter”s career to Hollywood, with plans for an album, book and reality TV show

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Competition: Eden”s main rival, Five-year-old Alexis Todd, scooped the runner-up title of “Mini Supreme”

American child pageant sensation Eden Wood

Extreme makeover: Before the pageant, viewers see Alexis get a spray tan to boost her caramel complexion

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Any lengths: Alexis was also taken to a chiropractor to help “align” her body and improve posture