Undercover beauty queen aged 10: A mother and daughter go behind the scenes at one of the US-style child beauty pageants spreading over Britain

Undercover beauty queen aged 10: A mother and daughter go behind the scenes at one of the US-style child beauty pageants spreading over Britain

Undercover beauty queen aged 10: A mother and daughter go behind the scenes at one of the U.S.-style child beauty pageants spreading over Britain

3:48 AM on 31st May 2011

Dressed to impress: Shona Sibary and her ten-year-old daughter Annie in her pageant outfit

Dressed to impress: Shona Sibary and her ten-year-old daughter Annie in her pageant outfit

Annie is a tomboy at heart and thinks the whole thing is pretty stupid

Annie is a tomboy at heart and thinks the whole thing is pretty stupid

Frightening: One mother in California gives her eight-year-old daughter Botox all in the name of beauty pageant success

Frightening: One mother in California gives her eight-year-old daughter Botox all in the name of beauty pageant success

Inspiration: The formal wear round brings out gowns akin to those favoured by Katie Price

Inspiration: The formal wear round brings out gowns akin to those favoured by Katie Price